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How Custom Welcome Mats Can Help Set The Right Mood for Your Clients


When it comes to designing your lobby or the entry way to your business, details are everything. It is not uncommon to have custom welcome mats made for your business. Think beyond basic hardware-store-quality mats to a high-performance entry mat with personality, purpose, and function. Brand Your Business Custom welcome mats are an easy way to brand your business. Even if subconsciously, stepping on a high-quality mat is something your patrons can feel—but there’s more! You can have...

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Posted May 30, 2018 in Entrance Mats, Custom Door Mats|0 Comments

5 Reasons Shopping Malls Should Use Non-Slip Entrance Mats


Non-slip entrance mats and strategically-placed floor mats are a must-have for all shopping malls. They increase floor safety, are functional through cleaning and drying, and can be designed to reinforce your mall's signature branding. Think beyond the main entrances to anywhere else a mat may be helpful, like service corridors, loading docks, and other points of entry for dirt and debris. Here are the top 5 reasons your mall needs non-slip mats: Reason #1 Minimize Slips And...

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Posted May 23, 2018 in Entrance Mats|0 Comments

How Effective Are Heavy Duty Commercial Entrance Mats for Slip and Fall Prevention in Hotels?


Slips and falls are one of the very most common accidents in public-facing hospitality spaces, for both employees and guests. While you can’t control the wet weather outside that often leads to these types of accidents, you can mitigate your risk by upgrading your door mats!  If you're a medium-or-larger hotel with a high volume of foot traffic, standard door mats don’t cut it—you need heavy duty commercial entrance mats. Mat Placement Factors such as seasonal weather, your...

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Posted May 9, 2018 in Commercial Floor Mats|0 Comments

4 Successful Examples of Using Commercial Entrance Mats with Logos to Direct Traffic


There are many ways in which commercial entrance mats with your logo inlaid on can be used throughout your business to help improve the flow of foot traffic. Below are 4 successful examples of our custom made mats designed specifically for the business they reside in. ICBC Driver Service Center You can use line dividers to help direct traffic, but it’s not always clear where to enter or exit. Even with signage, it can be easy to miss—or...

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3 Easy Ways To Make Your Entrance Mats Stand Out


Your top priority when adding entrance mats to your building is to minimize the amount of dirt, debris, and water that is tracked in on your patrons’ and employees’ shoes.  This reduces the risk of slip and fall accidents and helps to reduce wear on your lobby's flooring surfaces. While safety and cleanliness come first, don’t underestimate the potential for branding your business, improving design, and optimizing logistics. Below are 3 easy ways to make your building's...

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Posted February 21, 2018 in Entrance Mats|0 Comments

The Heavy Duty Anti Fatigue Mats Buying Guide


Heavy duty anti-fatigue mats do more than providing a bit of comfort. They minimize the pain and strain of standing for long periods of time, as well as minimize the risk of accident and injury. Everyone from restaurants and retailers to industrial and healthcare facilities can benefit from strategically placing anti-fatigue mats throughout. Below are the top concerns you want to consider when purchasing your mats. Indoor Or Outdoor First on the list is whether your new mats...

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Posted February 14, 2018 in Anti Fatigue Mats|0 Comments

5 Helpful Tips To Know When Buying Heavy Duty Mats for a Gym


If you own or operate a commercial fitness facility or a tenant workout center, you are sure to be exploring your options in heavy duty mats for your gym. There are many options to choose from, and the 5 tips below will help you narrow your choices. Tiles Are Increasing In Popularity With the modern options in seamless, straight edge, and interlocking tiles, most gyms opt for tiles over rolls. Rolls almost always have to be glued down...

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Posted February 7, 2018 in Heavy Duty Mats|0 Comments

What is Luxury Vinyl Flooring?


Luxury vinyl tiles (LVT) are one of the fastest growing flooring options for commercial use. While vinyl flooring certainly isn’t new, LVT offers an unmatched combination of style and function. Here are just a few reasons you should consider luxury vinyl flooring the next time you upgrade or redesign your commercial space. Luxury Vinyl Flooring Vinyl sheets tear easily and certainly aren’t the most durable flooring, but don’t confuse sheets with LVT. Designed as a durable flooring alternative...

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Posted January 31, 2018 in Luxury Vinyl Flooring|0 Comments

3 Important Things to Consider When Installing Rubber Mats for Concrete Floors


Rubber mats for concrete floors can be purchased and installed for a variety of reasons. They provide a comfortable anti-fatigue surface, and often a non-slip surface. However, not all rubber mats are the same. Here is what you need to know before you install your new mats. What Is Your Primary Goal? There are many matting options to choose from, so you must select the right kind to meet your needs. Prioritize your need for traction, improved comfort,...

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Posted January 24, 2018 in Concrete, Rubber Flooring, Rubber Mats|0 Comments

3 Questions You Need to Answer Before Your Pick Commercial Grade Carpet Tiles for Your Business


Commercial grade carpet tiles are an exciting flooring solution, because they can be installed directly on top of almost any preexisting flooring—instantly transforming the look and feel of your workspace. Tiles are faster to install than standard carpet, and easier to clean and maintain than tile or wood. As a commercial product, they are also stain resistant, fade resistant, and made from durable fibers designed to keep up with your high footstep areas. Since installed as...

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3 Simple and Effective Flooring Ideas for Trade Show Booths You Need to See


As you consider how to design and decorate your pop-up shop or off-site displays, flooring must not be forgotten. Adding a temporary floor helps to frame and distinguish your space, and can even be used to help control the flow of traffic in larger display spaces. You have an endless option of trade show booth flooring ideas, 3 of which are detailed below. Inlaid Area Rugs Source Floor offers a large selection of inlaid area rugs that are...

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Posted November 22, 2017 in Trade Show Booth Flooring|0 Comments

What Architects Say is the Best Flooring for Elevators


Your elevator may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of what type of flooring to place in a new building or upcoming remodel—but it must not be forgotten. Even if you rent your building, there are plenty of ways you can upgrade your elevator comfort, safety, and design—with temporary flooring solutions. Below we detail some of your best options, as well as what architects suggest as the best flooring for...

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Posted November 15, 2017 in Elevator Flooring|0 Comments