7 REASONS YOU NEED DOOR MATS
1) You can't ask people to take off their shoes.
According to studies by ISSA , about 80% of all the contaminants affecting any facility comes from the shoes of people in the building. Now you can't exactly ask your visitors to take off their shoes before they go in any room of the building
2) Entrance mats guard your establishment from added dust and mud.
You may not be able to control what kind of dust and mud goes in but having an entrance mat by the door is a way to guard it from the unnecessary. Having an entrance mat allows that person to remove some of that excess dust so that it won't go inside your building.
3) You don't have to worry about rain.
If you have an entrance mat welcoming each guest at every doorway, you don't have to worry about rain and getting your floors all muddy. They can simply wipe their shoes clean and dry before entering.
4) Useful and decorative at the same time.
What some people forget is that doormats don't have to be plain and ugly. You can be as decorative as you want to be, matching the entrance mat with the decors of your establishment or office or giving your visitors a sneak peek of what they can expect inside.
5) Minimizing slip hazards.
With an entrance mat at every doorstep however, you can easily minimize the risk of people slipping as they navigate their way into your building.
6) You can prevent floor damage.
With well-placed entrance mats, you can also prevent interior floor damage by protecting your floor surfaces.
7) It can help you with bacteria regulation.
So not only do you keep your rooms clean as far as your eyes can see, you also keep them clean even on a microorganism level.