The Best Roll-Out Floor Mats for Garages

The Best Roll-Out Floor Mats for Garages

We have several types of roll-out floor mats for garages. Let’s take a look at a few of them and see what they have to offer… Coin Pattern Garage Flooring The Coin Pattern Garage Flooring is made from ultra-tough PVC. It comes in three neutral colors and is also available in two thicknesses: 60mil and […]

How to Clean & Maintain Waterhog Floor Mats

How to Clean & Maintain Waterhog Floor Mats

As you probably know, we have tons of different commercial mats. But we love our Waterhog mats. These are the industry standard for commercial use in areas where the foot traffic is going to be really wet. Any business in a wet weather area should have these mats at the entrance to their business premises. […]

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 […]

Industrial Entrance Mats and Runners Guide

Industrial Entrance Mats and Runners Guide

Last time here, we talked about the “Standard Guide For Commercial Entrance Matting in Reducing Slips, Trips and Falls,” referred to as ANSI/NFSI B101.6-2012, from the National Floor Safety Institute. We gave you some major guidelines for selecting mats. But in this article, we’re going to be more specific and show you which mats we’re […]

Entrance Matting Standards You Should Know

Entrance Matting Standards You Should Know

Believe it or not, there’s an American National Standards Institute (ANSI) that published a document in 2012 called the “Standard Guide For Commercial Entrance Matting in Reducing Slips, Trips and Falls.” It’s referred to as ANSI/NFSI B101.6-2012. For $50 you can buy a copy and study it, but we’re going to tell you what the […]

What is Polyvinyl Garage Flooring?

What is Polyvinyl Garage Flooring?

Polyvinyl garage flooring is garage flooring that is made of PVC or polyvinyl chloride plastic. Polyvinyl garage flooring may have lots of different names: Vinyl flooring Polyvinyl flooring PVC flooring LVT flooring (luxury vinyl tile) VCT flooring (vinyl composition tile) These are all types of flooring that are made with polyvinyl chloride or PVC. Differences […]

The Best Industrial Anti-Fatigue Mats

The Best Industrial Anti-Fatigue Mats

The word “industrial” means different things to different people. It’s defined in Wikipedia as that segment of the economy involving the manufacture and transportation of products. So, while we have anti-fatigue mats for every application, like kitchens or retail establishments or salons, let’s assume that industrial means the toughest conditions, and let’s have a peek […]

The Best Industrial Kitchen Floor Mats

The Best Industrial Kitchen Floor Mats

The best industrial kitchen floor mats are any high-quality commercial kitchen mats that increase traction and make the kitchen safer. There are different types of kitchen mats for different applications, so there’s no one right answer to this question. Commercial kitchen floors take a beating. They typically have high traffic, lots of wet and slippery […]

What Are Heavy Duty Commercial Floor Mats?

The Differences Between Mats, Rugs, and Carpets

Heavy duty commercial floor mats are any of the commercial mats that are designed for high-traffic areas. “Heavy duty” just means the mats are designed and manufactured for hard use in commercial applications. These mats come in different categories, so let’s take a look at some of them. Entrance Mats These are all heavy duty […]