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Everything You Need To Know About Maintenance of Commercial Indoor Entrance Mats


Floors are the most used part of your business, and your indoor entrance mats need to be maintained. Doing so will help keep your business healthier by reducing indoor toxins and can help make your indoor mats last a lot longer. That is why proper maintenance is crucial to keep your door mats clean. A clean indoor entrance mat will add value to your home or office, help keep your business free from odors, and make a...

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Posted July 5, 2017 in Entrance Mats|0 Comments

5 Best Heavy Duty Mats For Commercial Building’s Indoors


Indoor floor mats for Commercial Buildings help make entrances safer and help reduce maintenance costs. Indoor walk-off mats can be custom-sized carpet runners to provide safe footing during inclement weather, cut in around revolving doors for a custom fit or recessed into the stone or tile to allow rolled traffic to roll across easily. Which type of indoor entry matting is the best for your property will be based upon overall appearance, durability, price, and effectiveness. As...

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Posted June 28, 2017 in Entrance Mats, Heavy Duty Mats|0 Comments

6 Reasons Why You Must Have Custom Door Mats For Your Business


In the world of business, first impressions are everything, so having custom entrance mats at all of your doors can help create the image you want to create - starting right from before the quest eve walks the door. So how do you create a first impression that is sure to be remembered for years to come The answer is a custom mat that offers just a taste of the flavor of your business paired with....

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Posted May 23, 2017 in Entrance Mats, Custom Door Mats|0 Comments

Another Happy Client!


We received this feedback from a client that we helped with matting for their condo building in 2014, and are proud to share it: "I just came across some of our email exchanges from last year and thought you'd be happy to know how much we're enjoying the mats your company made for our front door and elevators. The colour scheme is perfect and we still get compliments on our choices. We're keeping the elevator floors bare...

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Posted January 8, 2016 in Entrance Mats|0 Comments

Introducing Kermode Select


We're excited to introduce our newest product line, Kermode Select!  Kermode Select offers the same outstanding performance as our standard Kermode knob matting, but all thirteen colours of Kermode Select come in a full 12-foot width making it an ideal choice for extra-large mats. Kermode Select's extra-wide sizing makes it perfect for large lobbies, commercial entrance, and other bulk matting purchases - which allows us to pass those quantity discounts through to you!

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Posted December 14, 2015 in Matting, Entrance Mats|0 Comments

What is Coir Matting?


Coir is a 100% natural fibre extracted from the husk of coconut and used in various building supply products - including entrance mats! Coir is the fibrous substance found between the hard internal shell and the outer coat of a coconut. The structure of coir fibre is narrow and hollow, with thick walls made of cellulose. Mature coir fibres contain more lignin (a complex woody chemical) and less cellulose than fibres like flax, or cotton; this...

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Posted November 4, 2015 in Matting, Entrance Mats|0 Comments

169 New Logo Colours!


One of our specialties is our inlaid logo matting program, but we're especially excited to now be offering over 169 additional new custom logo inlay colours in our Plateau  and Spectrum collections!  That's in addition to our Standard Inlay and our Utopian custom inlay palettes! Now when you're ordering your custom Grizzly FX logo mat, you've got a choice of a whopping 284 inlay colours for your logo!

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Posted October 1, 2015 in Matting, Entrance Mats|0 Comments

Watch out for Rolling Loads!


Metal entrance matting systems (like C/S Pedisystems) are extraordinarily durable and long-lasting, but they're not indestructible!  One of the most common problems we're called out to fix are bent and damaged mat rails - and most of the time the damage has been caused by heavy rolling loads. Each style of metal entrance matting has a different rating for maximum rolling loads.  Depending on the specific mat profile chosen, typical rolling wheel load ratings can range from...

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Posted August 21, 2015 in Matting, Entrance Mats, Specialties|0 Comments

Pedisystems Need Cleaning Too!


Everybody knows that Pedisystems by C/S are a good-looking, functional, and durable way to keep your building's entrances clean and safe.  But as great as Pedisystems are, they're not magic - they need maintenance and TLC just like any other entrance matting system! Most people aren't aware that Pedisystems can be lifted or rolled right up out of their recessed well for cleaning.  That recessed well is the secret to a Pedisystem's success - as dirt is...

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Matting from coast to coast!


Although we're based in beautiful Vancouver, we have customers both local and as far away as Newfoundland.  No matter where you're located, your commercial entrance needs entrance matting - and we're the matting experts that can help you choose the right products for the job! If you're in Calgary or Edmonton, our local partner is The Mat Company.  Servicing all of Alberta, The Mat Company can come out to measure, perform on-site fittings, and help you make...

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Posted March 30, 2015 in Matting, Entrance Mats|0 Comments

Still renting your entrance mats?


You don’t rent your telephone anymore… …so why still rent your entrance mats? Rental mats are not environmentally friendly. When a rental entrance mat is dirty, the rental company has to: Pick up your dirty mat and transport to a centralized facility dozens of kilometers away, consuming fuel and creating greenhouse gas emissions; Run it through an industrial chemical washing process, consuming electricity and creating dirty waste water; Deliver it back to your facility, consuming more fuel and creating more greenhouse gas...

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Posted January 26, 2015 in Matting, Entrance Mats|0 Comments

Extruded Vinyl Mats


Out of all the different types of matting available, one of the most commonly-overlooked is the extruded vinyl mat.  The “extruded vinyl mat” category is a very broad one, ranging from specialty anti-fatigue mats, to industrial purpose mats, to entrance matting – but in the end, it’s all extruded vinyl! Types of Extruded Vinyl Mats Extruded vinyl mats come in a variety of different styles, constructions, and intended purposes. The most commonly-seen type of extruded vinyl mat is the...

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Posted November 19, 2014 in Matting, Entrance Mats|0 Comments