This entrance mat earns our home improvement expert's praise for being made from recycled drinking bottles and being fade- and stain-resistant.
Available in multiple sizes and colors. Allows users to find a product customized to their needs. Raised design traps water and dirt at the bottom of the mat so that it doesn't get picked up by the next person to step on it. Grooves are reinforced with rubber to avoid wear. Rubber grip backing keeps the mat in place during use.
Trapped dirt can be difficult to clean from the mat due to the deep grooves.
The low profile, strong ratings, and waterproofing of this doormat earned our expert's approval.
Made of polypropylene, dirt-resistant, and easy to clean. Textured surface wipes dirt and grime from shoes, boots, slippers, and more. Low-profile pile includes reinforced overlock edges to maintain position underneath doors. Latex backing to stay in place. Several colors and styles.
Some users complain the grip could be better on some floors.
The outstanding toughness and durability allow this model to withstand a lot of use; our expert likes that it's low-profile, rubber-backed, and ribbed to trap dirt.
Tough rubber material will withstand rainstorms without puddling. Will not get brittle in high temperatures like some outdoor mats. Hard enough to take a pounding, and will not wear out quickly even in areas with above-average foot traffic. Ribbed design ensures no tracking of dirt. Rubber material cleans easily with a hose or broom.
Some users report that the corners tend to curl slightly with frequent use.
Boasting an attractive plaid design that is also effective at removing dirt, this model earns style points with our expert, who also likes its low profile.
Enough color options to match most schemes or decor. Great for removing outdoor material from shoes. Plaid design creates grooves for trapping dirt. DuraLoop thread technology works well for brushing shoes in a few steps. The waterproof material can be cleaned with a hose.
Users report this model creases easily when folded, and the creases are difficult to remove.
This low-profile doormat has impressive water retention capabilities and comes from a highly regarded brand.
Polypropylene construction is dirt-resistant and easy to care for. Rubber backing with beveled border creates moisture channel to catch water, mud, and debris. Lightly raised fibers trap dirt in stylish but practical patterned grooves. Measures only 0.25 inches thick to pass under most doors. Can be hosed clean.
Absorbs so much water it may need hung dry after bad weather.
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While welcome mats can be cute decor for the outside of your home, their primary purpose is to keep guests from tracking dirt into your home. There are few better fabrics for this task than brush step. These mats are made from scratchy material that grabs dirt from shoes and traps it between fibers. They usually have distinct patterns that help with this. You can find brush step entrance maps in almost any size. While you can find decorative brush step entrance mats, most are black and designed for utility rather than style.
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