With a Made to Measure Entrance Mat, you can get the mat you want in the perfect size for your home or office. These are ideal in awkward sized spaces, or if you want to create your own extra-long runner mat for a more effective entrance mat. There is now a wide range available from UK retailer First Mats Ltd. Simply choose the length you need and order!
There are many options to choose from, depending on the environment and needs of the mat. Plush Choice is a low cost but high-quality entrance mat. It's low cost makes it one of the most popular products in the First Mats range. It offers a good all-round performance too, being able to absorb water and trap dirt from the feet of those entering the building.
For buildings with higher traffic volumes, such as shops and schools, you may need to consider a more durable alternative such as the EntraGuard. This is a commercial grade entrance mat and available in custom sizes up to 2m wide.
Modern entrance mats are often made from a plush pile of synthetic or cotton fibres, with either a PVC backing or, for extra weight and grip, natural Rubber backings. The heights can vary so make sure you check the specifications of the mat before purchasing, especially in buildings where wheelchairs or wheeled trollies are likely to be used.
Tips for using your Entrance Mat
- Choose the biggest mat possible. The more steps that are taken on the mat, the more water and dirt it'll be able to capture.
- Check the ratings of the mats, especially crush resistance, to ensure that it is suitable for it's environment.
- Clean your mat regularly to increase life span. Some mats are machine washable but most just need to be vacuumed over the top.
- If buying a coir mat for a recess or mat well, add an extra 3cm to the size you measured so that it can be cut to the perfect size even if the recess isn't truly square.
There are many more options available too including traditional Coir Coconut matting so why not start your journey with First Mats and get yourself a great entrance mat in the perfect size.
Working for First Mats Ltd, the online retailer of premium grade floor mats. The range includes commercial entrance mats, including made to measure options, as well as industrial matting such as Anti-Fatigue Mats and non slip rubber matting. There are many ways to get a cheap mat, usually from a [...]