Matting

Matting: Should You Rent or Purchase?

How do you know whether to rent or purchase matting for your business?...

 

Did you know that 90% of the dirt that is tracked into your facility enters through the front door? A good matting system can stop up to 80% of the dirt tracked into a building and is the first step to maintaining floor appearance. Matting protects floors from dirt, debris and moisture. Since it reduces the frequency of floor stripping, finishing and cleaning it significantly reduces labour costs. But how do you know whether to rent or purchase matting for your business?  

 

Renting Mats

Renting is simple and convenient because rental companies replace mats frequently, saving you cleaning and maintenance time. However, rental mat options are limited in size, colour and shape, and their quality is lower than that of purchased mats. They don’t hold dirt or water and they have a tendency to flip or wrinkle which can create tripping hazards.

 

Purchasing Mats

Purchased mats are more effective at holding dirt and debris and are more absorbent, so they are better at prolonging floor finishes and reducing facility maintenance costs. Purchased mats are custom made, with options such as sizing, branding and colour. Absorption rate, backing and material options are based on traffic levels, so purchased mats are made to meet your facility’s specific needs.

Rent vs. buy matting

Leading Brands


Take The Tour!

Take a virtual tour of YOUR facility to find out new ways to SAVE!

BPAT floor plan

The Importance of Good Sanitizing

Learn more about the effectiveness of Dustbane Sanitizing Wipes...

blank image

How To Save Money On Gas For Your Business

Want to save on gas for your business? Bunzl Canada Can Help...

blank image

How To Quickly Clean Up Spillage Using The Spill Mop

Find out how to cut the cleaning time of spills in half...

blank image