In the flooring industry, Colback is widely used as a primary backing in carpet tiles, high-grade patterned wall to wall carpeting and walk-off mats
large enough to cover the width of the door and capture several steps after entering the building
Other features of the new branches: wood from sustainably managed forests, products that emit little-to-no VOCs (volatile organic materials), walk-off mats
and air filters that trap particles of dirt, dust and pollen for improved indoor air quality, insulated glass with a low-E coating to help keep a balanced, temperate environment, and sensors to control lighting.
Would it be most efficient to sweep walkways and building entrances often and put out walk-off mats
and then service them throughout the day?
Use walk-off mats
inside and out to keep dirt off the carpeting.
High performance equipment such as HEPPA filtration vacuum cleaners, microfiber mops and cloths, multilevel walk-off mats
and two-chamber mop buckets are just a few examples of the proper green equipment to utilize.
Four years ago, Milliken introduced Team Mats, a licensed line featuring logos of colleges and universities, using the same vinyl-backed, nylon-loop construction and trademarked printing technology developed for its commercial and industrial walk-off mats
The walk-off mats
are employed with a holder, making replacement easy.
Property managers can take preventive action with the use and proper placement of walk-off mats
Innovative measures to curb student illnesses include elements as simple as walk-off mats
that prevent allergens from entering the building to a new ductwork system with highly efficient and tightly woven filters, to improve air quality.
All carpets in front of entries or next to hard surfaces should have walk-off mats
Along with implementing a conscientious maintenance program, Erisman urges facilities managers to use walk-off mats
to ease cleaning and to prevent damage to flooring from sand, salt, and dirt.