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Why Should You Maintain Entryway Floors?


When it comes to floor  care, building operators and maintenance crews shouldn't underestimate the importance of entryway flooring and entrance matting. “There are certain areas of the building you need to pay close attention to; number 1 is the entryway,” says Teresa Farmer, sustainability consultant at Kelsan Inc., in Knoxville TN. “Your entryway sets the standard for how clean visitors think the building is.” Deploying 12 to 15 feet of scraper entrance matting outside a building entrance, and a...

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How Are Inlaid Logo Mats Made?


Did you know that all of our logo mats are inlaid, and not printed? Inlaying your logo into your facility's entrance mat means that we actually cut out each individual piece of your logo and place it by hand into the field of your mat, kind of like a giant jigsaw puzzle!  And each of those pieces is cut out precisely by our CNC cutting table, like this: First we cut out where your logo pieces will go into...

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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

The List of Most Popular Heavy-Duty Entrance Mat System and Guidelines to Help You Pick the Best One for Your Needs


If your business or lobby has a high volume of foot traffic or you if you live in a climate that is wet and icy—then you are in need of some heavy-duty entrance mats. There are many mats to choose from, but here is our top pick for a variety of indoor and outdoor needs. Duromat Indoor/Outdoor Scraper Mats These scraper mats are made from 100% PVC vinyl, which is coiled together in a spaghetti noodle-like construction. This...

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Posted October 18, 2017 in Entrance Mats, Heavy Duty 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|2 Comments