Elevator Pads: Frequently Asked Questions

Elevator Pads FAQ

Elevator pads are used by both commercial and residential facilities to protect the ornate and often expensive interiors of elevator cabs.  When used in commercial buildings, elevator protection pads usually insulate the cabs of freight elevators to protect valuable cargo during transportation.  When used in residential buildings, elevator pads perform a slightly different function by […]

LEED Certification Requirements

LEED Certification:  An Introduction to Sustainable Building

The U.S. Green Building Council created the LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Certification system to award forward-thinking organizations with incentives to employ a vast range of environmentally friendly and sustainable practices. LEED Certification is more than just a reward system, however.  As the U.S. Green Building Council states, LEED establishes “a framework for […]

Elevator Pads: Protecting the Inside of your Elevators

Elevator Pads:  Protecting the Inside of Your Elevators

Elevator Pads are a must have for any commercial or residential building equipped with elevators for transporting passengers and freight alike.  Some buildings have designated passenger lifts as well as designated freight lifts, keeping the two separate.  It can be cumbersome and even unsafe for passengers to travel in the same elevators as freight, whether […]

Wet Umbrella Bag Stands: Control Rain Water in Your Entryway

Wet Umbrella Bag Stands

Labor Day has come and gone.  Its seems like only yesterday we were celebrating the start of summer with Memorial Day Weekend.  Perhaps with a mixed drink or on the beach with a nice Corona and lime.  All that is behind us now and it’s back to reality.  For those of us on the East […]

Berber Supreme Entrance Mats: #1 in Our Nation’s Capital

Berber Supreme Mats in D.C.

Eagle Mat and Floor Products is the #1 Commercial Matting and Floor Covering business in the Washington D.C, Virginia, Maryland metropolitan area. If Eagle Mat is the area’s top-selling Commercial Mat and Floor Product retailer, what is Eagle Mat’s #1 product? In the long-standing history of our 30 year-old floor mat company, no product line […]

Kitchen Matting: 5 Tips for Safety and Functionality in the Kitchen

Kitchen Matting:  5 Tips for Safety and Functionality in the Kitchen

Kitchen mats are an absolute must-have for restaurants, hotels, and other commercial properties that have a fully function kitchen area and staff.  These heavy-duty floor mats perform a variety of functions that increase safety and functionality in cooking, food preparation, and storage areas.  What’s more, kitchen matting is simple and cost-effective to apply.  Property owners […]

Anti-Fatigue Mats and Ergonomics

Anti-Fatigue Mats and Ergonomics

What is Ergonomics?  Ergonomics is the study of designing equipment and devices that cater and conform to the human body, its movements, and the brain’s cognitive functions. The International Ergonomics Association (IEA) defines “Ergonomics” as the scientific discipline concerned with the understanding of interactions among humans and other elements of a system, and the profession […]