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Elevate Your Entrance: The Impact of Custom Size Doormats on Cleanliness and Style

The entrance of any facility is the first impression visitors receive, making it a frontline defense to maintain cleanliness and style within your business, home, or facility. Custom-size doormats are an often overlooked but highly effective solution to achieve this balance. In this article, we’ll explore the benefits of custom-size doormats in keeping your facility clean and stylish.
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  1. Tailored Fit for Every Entrance: Custom doormats are designed to fit the specific dimensions of your entrance, ensuring a seamless and tailored look. This enhances the aesthetic appeal and prevents gaps that might allow dirt and debris to pass through.
  2. Effective Dirt and Moisture Trapping: One of the primary functions of personalized doormats is to trap dirt and moisture at the entrance, preventing them from being tracked inside. With their precision fit, custom-size doormats create a more effective barrier, keeping your facility cleaner for extended periods.  The Waterhog-style mat is perfect for the front entrance of any facility or home.   The Waterhog mat can be vacuumed, swept, sprayed with a garden hose, dried with a damp cloth, or shaken vigorously to remove surface grime. Put it outside to catch snow, water, sand, leaves, and other debris, or put it inside as a mat for your dog’s food bowl to keep it clean.
  3. Durability and Longevity: Opting for customized entry mats allows you to choose high-quality materials that are durable and long-lasting. These mats are often subjected to heavy foot traffic, so investing in a customized solution ensures resilience against wear and tear.  The Digiprint style mat and the Piazza style are durable and long-lasting.
  4. Brand Representation: You need to focus on brand awareness to convert customers. Custom welcome mats present an excellent opportunity for brand representation. Unique Custom Mats for Your Brand, logo, colors, or a unique design that aligns with your brand identity. This not only serves a functional purpose but also enhances the professional appearance of your facility.
  5. Easy Maintenance: Cleaning and maintaining custom size doormats is a breeze. Many materials in these custom entry mats resist stains and can be easily vacuumed or shaken to remove accumulated dirt. Waterhog and Piazza rugs can be vacuumed and hosed off.  The Digiprint rugs can be placed in a washing machine if small enough, steam cleaned, spot cleaned, and swept to keep looking new. This ease of maintenance of these custom mats contributes to the overall cleanliness of your entrance.
  6. Enhanced Safety: Slip and fall accidents are common in entrances, especially during wet weather. Custom size doormats with anti-slip backing provide an additional layer of safety, reducing the risk of accidents and ensuring secure access for visitors.  Keep your workplace clean with a Two Mat System.
  7. Versatility in Design: Custom-size doormats offer various design options beyond branding. You can choose colors, patterns, and textures that complement the overall aesthetic of your facility. This versatility allows you to make a statement and create a welcoming atmosphere from the moment someone enters.  Contact us to help design your one of a kind custom sized doormat.

How do custom-sized doormats enhance the cleanliness of a home or facility?
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Custom-sized doormats are designed to fit perfectly at the entrance of your home or business, which means these custom rugs can effectively trap dirt, mud, and debris from shoes before they get inside. By choosing the right size of a made-to-order doormat, you can ensure that every person who enters your home or facility will have ample space to wipe their feet, reducing the amount of dirt and dust tracked into your home. This can help maintain a cleaner and healthier living environment.  Again, the Two Mat system of using an outdoor scraper mat and an interior absorbent mat is an efficient approach to cleanliness in your facility.

What considerations are essential when selecting the size of an entrance mat?

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When selecting the size of an entrance mat, it is essential to consider the foot traffic your home or business receives. If your facility has high foot traffic, a larger doormat may be necessary to accommodate multiple people entering and exiting simultaneously. Additionally, the size of the doormat should be proportional to the size of your entrance area, ensuring that it fits comfortably and does not create a tripping hazard.  Don’t make the custom mat small; it will look like a postage stamp to your doorway.  Try to frame the door with your custom sized mat.

Incorporating custom size doormats into your facility is a simple yet impactful way to enhance cleanliness and style at the entrance. By investing in precision-fit mats with durable materials and a personalized design, you not only create a positive first impression but also contribute to a safer and more inviting environment for everyone who walks through your doors.

Contact Rug Rats to help you design your custom sized door mat or help you with advice on sizes, colors, placement, etc. We specialize in creating custom rugs and logo mats for clients throughout the United States.



About the author - Sandy Henderson

The author Sandy Henderson is owner of Rug Rats Fine Carpet and Rugs, a small town business with a national presence. Sandy was drawn to materials and design and wanted to explore how we can take charge of the beauty and happiness of our own homes. She earned a degree in Clothing and Textiles, from historic Longwood College (founded over two hundred years ago as a teachers’ college in Farmville, Virginia). Sandy now draws on her 36 years in the custom rug business to help clients all over the US with their custom & logo rug decisions.