Commercial Flooring & Matting Blog

Latest News & Information on the World of Flooring

Source Floor Blog

How does LEED impact your entrance mat needs?

There's an old proverb that that an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure, and it rings true even when it comes to your commercial building's entrances.  Keeping your entrances clean and safe depends on much more than just your floors - everything from the right plantings and vegetation, to programs designed to keep sidewalks and parking lots clean, to placing sufficient entrance matting indoors and out can prevent dirt from coming inside.  Some companies...

Read more

The Wrong Entrance Mat is a Hazard

The wrong entrance matting can make a bad situation worse - it can go from being an attempted solution to a problem into being a problem all its own! We were called out to look at the slippery wetness problems a local grocery store was having at their front entrance this past winter.  Once we arrived, it was easy to diagnose the issue!  The store was using a single 3-foot by 10-foot runner at their main entrance that...

Read more