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The Dirty Little Facts: Why using a Mat Rental Service Benefits YOU!
Entrance Mat Facts
- Estimated cost of removing a single pound of dirt from a building is $600.00. (International Sanitary Supply Association)
- 70-80 % of dust, grime, and dirt in a building is tracked in from the outside on peoples feet – permanently damaging floors and carpets. (Institute of Industrial Launderers)
- One square yard of carpet can accumulate one pound of dirt in a week – twice that in inclement weather.
- 86 billion pounds of dust settles over the U.S. each year. (Discovery Magazine)
- American Business are spending up to $100 billion a year as a result of lost worker productivity due to poor indoor air quality and “sick building syndrome”. (Consumer Federation of America)
- 91% of shoppers select a store because of its appearance. (Progressive Grocer)
- When asked, “What’s the first thing you look at when judging cleanliness?”, the most popular response of consumers was “Floors” (42%). (CDI Research, 1991)
- Without entrance matting, 1500 people can remove 42% of the finish from a floor. (3M)
Slip and Fall Facts
- Over 30% of worker injuries are slip related. (Wausau Insurance Co.)
- Falls are the second leading cause of accidental deaths and percentage-wise, it is growing 3 times faster than any other cause. (National Safety Council)
- The average cost of a slip related injury exceeds $12,000.00. (Wausau Insurance Co.)
- In the U.S. each year, an average of 7.75 claims per 1 million supermarket customers are filed due to slips and falls. (Food Marketing Institute)
Fortunately, there’s a proven solution to these challenges. Research shows strategically located mats will effectively remove up to 80% of all soil and moisture and there’s no better way to protect, maintain and enhance the appearance of your floors than with our Managed Mat Program service. It’s a winning combination when paired with our Towel, Mops and Apron Rental Program.
- Mats reduce wear and tear on carpeted and hard surface floors by collecting and holding dirt and grit. Our scheduled deliveries, automatic replacement and professional laundering assure continued mat protection – 24/7.
Hold More Dust- Unique Mini-Fray yarn eliminates lint loss; tips won’t fray or tangle. Entire yarn moves freely, allowing mop to become completely soiled. Cleans more area per mop, reducing your costs.
Simple to Change- Easy-on, easy-off tools keep hands clean, and save valuable time.
Easy to Use- Golden West’s Products designed to give a better perch on the floor for easier handling. Properly treated yarn removes dirt in one pass to prolong floor finish. So less stripping and waxing saves even more money!
Treated Right- Golden West’s Products scientifically processed with non-drying absorbent to catch and hold dust and soil with once-over action.
Top Quality- Golden West’s Products are tested in the laboratory regularly to maintain the highest quality standards. Products are upgraded to meet our high image standards.
More Colors and Size’s than the competition- Golden West can provide custom sizes & colors to enhance your image or provide safety messages to your employees.
One stop shop- Golden West provides a complete line of industrial products.
Quality is consistent; Superior- Golden West re-invests in our products because quality is our differentiation.
Built In Reservoirs- our mats are designed to catch dirt & sand between the vertical yarns acting as a “Reserviours”-filling up, but just in time for our Route Representative to pick-up and replace with a new, fresh mat!
- Mats Cut Cleaning Labor Costs
- No Up-Front Costs, Affordable Rental Program
- Improves Indoor Air Quality
- Mats Enhance Ergonomics
- Mats Control Track-In Dirt, Dust, & Grime
- Mats Are Ideal For High Traffic Areas
- Mats are heavy duty backed and are an option where grocery carts, wheel chairs, etc. are running over mats
- Mats are certified slip resistant by the National Floor Safety Institute
- Weekly Cleaning Service Keeps Your Décor Matting Sanitized and Fresh
- We offer a range of mats, available in 9 colors
Small Weekly Costs for Big Payoffs
- Our clear, accurate accounting and data management system ensures precise billing and provides comprehensive information for managing your rental & apparel program.
- Rental Services
- Floor Mat Rental
- Dust & Wet Mop Rental
- Restroom Supplies Rental
- Aprons & Bar Towels Rental
- Garment Rental
- No up-front investment.
- Double Inventory.
- Continuous clean items supply.
- Professional washing, drying and sanitizing. Pick up & delivery
- Guaranteed consistent quality.
- Lower maintenance costs.
- You will help the environment by reducing local landfills.
- Complete 100% product recycling.