Monday, April 30, 2007

Electronic Space Invaders Door Mat

Just when I thought I'd seen it all in the world of door mats, here comes the ultimate nerd's mat. Leave it to the French (La Tete au Cube designed this mat) to come up with a dancing green alien door mat. A great way to flash back to those good old Atari days, but I'm not sure it is worth the $110 price tag.
Rumor has it that these mats are selling fast from

Monday, April 16, 2007

Is there a season for mats?

Most people would agree that winter with its icy, wet weather is the most important time to protect your floors with door mats. However, even in summer weather, dirt and grime gets tracked through your doorways every day. And if your home is like mine, the ins-and-outs seem to increase in the summer season with better weather outside.

If you are looking to put away your heavy winter mats, that is fine. But to protect your carpet and floors, continue using at minimum a lighter-weight dust removal mat such as the Classic Carpets or similar mat.