Solutions for Slippery Stairs

What Stair Treads Are Best for Wet Areas?

The only thing worse than slippery floors is slippery stairs. Special tread coverings do several jobs: they channel dirt, debris, and water away; and they offer traction and friction for the shoes. These products for the stairs provide safe footing for your employees and your customers. Fortunately, we have plenty of stair tread treatments to […]

Prepare for Busy Shopping Days in 2017

Prepare for Busy Shopping Days in 2017

Get ready. The big holidays are coming soon, and with them are the biggest shopping days of the year. Plan for these predicted dates: Friday, November 24 Saturday, December 23 Saturday, December 16 Tuesday, December 26 Saturday, November 25 Friday, December 22 Saturday, December 9 Saturday, December 2 Saturday, December 30 Thursday, December 21 If […]

Eagle Mat Announces Fall Savings

Eagle Mat Announces Fall Savings

As temperatures cool off from hot summers, leaves begin to fall, and holiday season quickly approaches, the potential for snowy weather and increased foot traffic increases. Proactively prepare for inclement weather. From now through October 31, 2017, shoppers will receive $25 off all purchases of $250 or more at EagleMat.com. Eagle Mat prides itself on […]

Durable Commercial Flooring Options

There’s no doubt that the floor in a commercial space gets more wear and tear than in a residential space. Whether you are putting in new floors or trying to make the most of what you already have, give careful consideration to the durability of your flooring. Airports and warehouses don’t use white carpeting for […]

Eco-Friendly Flooring Choices

Saving the Planet with Eco-Friendly Products

In this day and age, it’s easy to be kind to the environment when you’re making flooring choices. We have lots of options to choose from including flooring made of recycled rubber, plastic, and vinyl. Mats Many of our mats are available in an eco-friendly version. For example, the Waterhog Premier line has one side […]

Garage Flooring: Sheet or Tiles?

Garage Floor Coverings- What to Consider Prior to Purchase

When you’re getting ready to put down new garage flooring, one of the first questions you may ask yourself, is do you want sheet flooring or tile flooring. Let’s look at the advantages and disadvantages of each. Sheet Flooring Sheet flooring is slightly easier and faster to install. After all, it’s just a giant sheet. […]

Managing Mold and Mildew in Flooring, Part 2

Let’s now dive into the best way to prevent more mold and mildew. Preventative Building Maintenance Mold and mildew require water and humidity to grow. If you have had a problem in the past with water in places it shouldn’t be, then remedy those problems before putting in new flooring. Do you need roof repair? […]

Managing Mold and Mildew in Flooring, Part 1

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Mold and mildew are loose terms that describe types of fungi. Fungi is a giant group or “Kingdom” of living species that are neither plants nor animals. Mildew usually refers to fungi in the Order Erysiphales or fungus-like organisms in the Family Peronosporaceae. Mildew is usually white or grey. Mold is a much wider category […]