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7 Tips For Placing Mats


Most property managers know that floor matting should be placed at building entrances, but did you know that there are other kinds of mats for other areas in your building?  Different mats serve different purposes, and there are more areas in your building that need matting besides your front door! Here's a few spots in your commercial facility or industrial building that you may have overlooked when considering your matting needs: Guide visitors to your building with...

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10 Matting Terms Every Property Manager Should Know


If you're responsible for the upkeep and maintenance of a commercial property, you already know that there's more to entrance matting than the average person thinks!  There's a wide variety of different entrance matting products and styles, each with its own performance envelope, intended use, and construction style.  Here's a list of ten matting terms that every professional property manager should know: Wiper/Dryer:  Wiper mats (or dryer mats) are textile mats for indoor use only.  They're...

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Why Floor Safety Needs to be a Priority For Your Commercial Kitchen


Did you know that approximately 20% of all workplace injuries are caused by slips, trips, and falls?  They might make for funny YouTube videos, but slips and falls are serious problems! Workplace slip and fall accidents result in an average of 11 missed days of work, occasionally permanent injury to the worker, and increased WorkSafeBC insurance premiums for the employer.  Slips and falls are an even greater problem in commercial kitchens - all too often, proper safety...

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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

How to Pick the Best Industrial Type Anti Fatigue Mats?


As you look for more ways to improve your employee experience, boost productivity, and reduce slips and falls—you may begin to explore your options in industrial anti fatigue mats. These cushioned mats can be used for a variety of applications, but you must know which mat is best suited for your needs. Rubber Is Your Most Durable Option We offer a wide-range of ergonomic mats for indoor use. Many of our light and medium duty mats are made...

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Posted October 11, 2017 in Anti Fatigue Mats|2 Comments

How Long Do Commercial Anti Fatigue Rubber Mats Usually Last?


Ergonomics aren’t just for traditional office environments, which is why many factories, warehouses, restaurants, retailers, and businesses with employees who stand for long hours invest in anti fatigue rubber mats. These mats improve the employee experience by minimizing the physical pain and strain of standing all day long. Many factors contribute to the lifecycle of your commercial mats, a few of which are detailed below. Frequency Of Use If you operate a fairly traditional office where you provide...

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Posted September 20, 2017 in Anti Fatigue Mats, Rubber Mats|2 Comments

Big List of Benefits Heavy Duty Anti Fatigue Mats Bring to Your Employees


As a business owner you are always searching for ways to improve safety, increase productivity, and improve employee morale. Sometimes, initially inconsequential changes can make a world of difference. If you own or operate a business where your employees have to stand in once place for long periods of time, heavy duty anti-fatigue mats are a must. The Harder The Floor, The More You Need Heavy Duty Anti-Fatigue Mats Anti-fatigue mats can be layered on top of absolutely...

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Posted August 16, 2017 in Anti Fatigue Mats|0 Comments