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A personal computer and a white mug can be seen in the background on a desktop. The blog header reads Home Office Shopping List: 10 Essentials For a 2022 Home Office.

Home office shopping list: 10 essentials for a 2022 home office

In 2022, we work from home. The pandemic has been awful in so many ways, but a silver lining is our collective effort to restore a work-life balance. While we were forced to WFH against our will, we realised that it actually isn’t so difficult.
28 days ago
Australian 10 and 20 dollar notes can be seen in the background. The blog header reads Floor Mats For Hire.

Floor mats for hire

If you’ve got a one-off event or special project coming up, you might be considering renting mats, instead of buying. There are pros and cons to both, so you should consider your needs and goals very carefully. Being a mat shop, we don’t hire out mats, but we can point you in the direction of the people that do.
1 month ago
How deep should a recess be?

How deep should a recess be?

We recently discussed the factors that affect whether you should install your entrance mat into a recess. We also highlighted some of the benefits, including health and safety, cleanliness and mat longevity.If you have made the decision to go with a recessed entrance mat, there are some things you should know.
1 month ago
Two men install artificial grass. The blog header reads How Much Does Artificial Grass Cost?

How much does artificial grass cost?

If you’re planning an event or you’re sick of the dogs ripping up the yard, artificial grass is a great alternative to the real deal. With expenses for turf laying and relaying quickly adding up, artificial grass gives you a lookalike for a fraction of the price. It’s also easier to maintain and much longer-lasting than real grass.
1 month ago
A pair of gum boots sit on a door mat. The blog header reads 10 Things You Didn't Know About Door Mats.

10 things you didn't know about door mats

You probably don’t even notice the mats you walk over most days. The funny ones – sure, they might get a giggle. The rest, though, not so much as a smile. While they spend their lives being largely ignored, doormats do a lot for us. They keep us safe and they keep our homes and businesses clean. They promote our brands and keep our costs down.
2 months ago
A person stands with their hand on their hip, insinuating pain. The blog header reads What Should I Do if I Hurt Myself at Work?

What should I do if I hurt myself at work?

It isn’t a scenario we like to think about, but if you work in a physical job, there is always a chance that you could hurt yourself. Even if you work at a desk, it is important to be aware of the potential safety hazards around you.
2 months ago
A flooded mat sits in a recess in a wooden floor. The blog header reads How To Dry Out My Flooded Mat Recess.

How to dry out a flooded recessed mat

The weather situation in Australia right now is pretty dire, and you might have had an issue with flooding, depending on where you live. Where flash floods have affected your building, your entrance mat has most likely taken a battering.
2 months ago
A grey door mat is placed outside a large wooden door. The blog header reads What Size is a Standard Door Mat?

What size is a standard door mat?

If you’ve had a browse through our site – and maybe even if you haven’t – then you might have noticed that most of our mats come in 2 sizing options: standard or custom. Custom sizing seems self-explanatory, but it can be confusing to know its limitations.
2 months ago
An aluminium floor mat sits in the entrance to a bar. The blog header reads Aluminium Floor Mats: 4 Hidden Installation Costs.

Aluminium floor mats: 4 hidden installation costs

If you are designing, constructing or managing a building, you might be considering using aluminium floor mats somewhere in your entranceway. The most common area to use aluminium is the doorway, but it is sometimes used in other common areas.
2 months ago
A recessed entrance mat sits in between a set of sliding doors. The blog header reads Should My Entrance Mat Be Recessed?

Should my entrance mat be recessed?

If you are installing new entrance matting, you want to get it right. Once you choose your type, size and design, there is still one more thing you need to consider: recessed or loose laid?
2 months ago