3 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Commercial Matting Products

Floor Safety

In recent months, the Eagle Mat Blog has covered numerous ways in which commercial floor mats are a vital component to the safety and cleanliness of most business operations.  In last week’s article, we covered many of those operational benefits in an article titled Top 5 Matting Products for Your Business.  Today, we would like to […]

The Beauty of Rubber Mats

Rubber Drainage Mat

Rubber has been used for thousands of years, and there are reasons for that. It’s eco-friendly, coming from the liquid latex that flows from trees. It’s naturally durable and long-lasting, and it is very elastic giving it tons of everyday uses. Rubber can also be processed with Sulphur through vulcanization, which makes it even stronger. […]

Green Flooring Solutions

How to Clean & Maintain Waterhog Floor Mats

If you’re eco-minded, we have plenty of flooring solutions for you that are green. You can improve the look and safety of your business and still be mindful of the environment. Let’s take a look at just a few of the mats and floor products for the eco-minded among us. Waterhog ECO Premier. This Waterhog […]

Quick Guide to Using Mats for Floor Safety

Floor Safety

Because slips, trips, and falls, are such a major problem for businesses, costing around $1 billion dollars per year (which we remind you of regularly), the National Floor Safety Institute issued a Guide in 2012 on Standards for Commercial Entrance Matting. This guide is so good, that we decided to summarize it for you here. […]

Outdoor Floor Mats for Your Business

Outdoor Floor Mats

If you’re trying to cut down on that $1 billion dollar per year spent by businesses on slips, trips, and falls, then you should have some mats outside your office or business as well as inside. Having mats on the outside—outside of front or side or back doors—prevents water, snow, ice, dirt, and debris from […]

Reasons to Upgrade Your Mats This Fall

Upgrade Your Mats This Fall

Slips, trips, and falls are 100% preventable, and they cost businesses about a sobering $1 billion dollars per year. Here are the best reasons to upgrade your mats right now. Get Ahead of the Weather. In the US—if you’re not in the path of a hurricane–the weather is still pretty mild right now. Get your […]

How to Install and Use Clean Room and Sticky Mats

Clean Room and Sticky Mats

Clean room and sticky mats are special mats that have removable, disposable sheets. These mats trap dirt and debris from shoes as people walk across them or from wheels as carts are rolled over them. The dirt is held on the uppermost sheet until that sheet is disposed of, leaving a fresh new sheet underneath. […]

Workplace Comfort: Mats, Tiles, & More

Tips for Improving Office Ergonomics with Workplace Mats

Smart business owners understand that comfort is not a luxury. Rather, it is a fundamental driver that builds employee happiness, productivity, safety, and innovation. Without feelings of safety and security, businesses cannot hope to foster a company culture that thrives. Alarmingly, billions of dollars are lost each year by American businesses that fail to invest […]

Optimizing Commercial Floors for Safety

Commercial floor mats

A few weeks ago, we mentioned a study by CNA Financial Corp. that found that 50% of workplace floors did not meet the criteria for sufficient friction on the floor compared to a baseline set by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). That is 50% of the floors tested in different industries were too slippery. […]