The Differences Between Mats, Rugs, and Carpets

The Differences Between Mats, Rugs, and Carpets

Some people use the words “mat,” “rug,” and “carpet” interchangeably, while other people are not clear on exactly what the differences are—if any. We’re going to explain the differences to you here… Mats Mats are typically the smallest of the three, although there are giant mats, too. Mats are manufactured for a specific purpose, depending […]

Why Is Mat Size Important?

Why is Mat Size Important?

The size of the entrance mats that you select for your commercial space is important. The reasons why size is important may not be immediately obvious. So, let’s talk about it. Stability. Larger mats are more stable than smaller mats. You don’t want your mats to move around, and you can’t overlap them—it’s a safety […]

Office Spring Cleaning Guide

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The spring season is prime time for decluttering, scrubbing, reorganizing and reprioritizing. While many homeowners and renters find inspiration to deep clean their homes in the season of renewal, commercial spaces are no exception. Office spring cleaning is an essential component of running a productive, healthy and safe business. Office spring cleaning increases efficiency, removes […]

Hotel Floor Mats that Customers Can Appreciate

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Building a luxury hotel brand is no easy feat – just ask the President of the United States. But as any successful hotelier can attest, maintaining a high level of customer service is a major component to a thriving hospitality enterprise. Putting your patrons’ wellbeing first is not just honorable, but encourages new and repeat […]

Give the Gift of Clean Entryways This Holiday Season

Top 5 Safety Products for Fall 2012

The holiday season is in full swing. As you finish up (or just begin – we aren’t judging) your shopping to-dos, consider giving the gift of clean entryways this year. While safety and cleanliness are an expectation among most consumers and employees, many businesses fail to recognize the importance of durable and preventative commercial floor […]

Prevent Slips and Falls with Tough Mats for Winter

Prevent Slips and Falls with Tough Mats for Winter

Winter months bring a unique set of challenges that must be faced by property owners and facility managers. First and most obvious, winter is a time when snow, sleet, and freezing rain can make even well covered walkways dangerous to cross. The holiday shopping season adds to the potential danger, sending crowds of (sometimes aggressive) […]

How to Clean Rubber Mats

How to Clean Rubber Mats

Rubber mats are among the most effective commercial mats. These products are ideal for a wide variety of businesses, ranging from commercial banks to retail outlets and commercial facilities of all sizes. In fall and winter months, rubber mats keep facilities clean and safe in at least 2 big ways: Exterior debris control. First, rubber […]

Even The Donald is Exposed to Slip and Fall Lawsuits

Even The Donald is Exposed to Slip and Fall Lawsuits

As most Americans are aware, Donald Trump announced his intention to run for President of the United States in 2016 just a few short months ago. He remains a highly controversial candidate, and the fact that he’s a celebrity in the spotlight means his corporate reputation is strongly scrutinized. Just like any other business owner, […]

Happy Mats

Happy Mats

Most savvy businesses owners understand the importance of floor matting for safety regulations. But, few understand just how mats can be used to improve the “happy factor” at work. Aside from preventing slips due to commercial and industrial spills, mats can improve the overall mood in your office when picked and placed strategically. Consider the […]

Preventing Slips on Stairways

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Slip, trip, and fall accidents are all too common in the workplace. STFs, as they are commonly referred to, compromise more than employees’ health. Employees or patrons who suffer an STF-related injury might experience long-term pain, permanent disability, depression, high medical expenses, or even death. Beyond physical injury alone, the cost of STFs to employers […]