Anti-Fatigue Mats

Want to Stay Awake During Shiftwork? Sleep on the Job!

December 17, 2014

The quintessential image of a lazy employee is a person at work who is sound asleep. “Hello!!! Rip Van Winkle!” If he or she gets caught, a sleeping worker can expect at least a severe reprimand: the company might even terminate the somnolent employee. But in some professions (like truck driving or forklift operation), nodding […]

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The Wild and Wacky Ways People Try to Remain Healthy at Work

November 23, 2014

That’s one of the biggest challenges for Americans today: how to get fit despite having a full schedule. Many people choose to jog in the morning or lift weights at the gym after work, while others invest in home exercise equipment or attend workout classes. And then there are those especially inventive office-bound individuals who […]

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Stand Up Sit Down: The Value of a Sit-Standing Desk

November 10, 2014

You’re one of those people who doesn’t run out to buy the next best thing the minute it’s released. Instead, you like to see whether a product stands the test of time before you purchase it. This approach has saved you an immeasurable amount of money by refraining from getting a Zune, an HP Touch […]

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The Unsightly Truth About ‘Cankles’

November 1, 2014

Many websites (including this one) are singing the praises of standing desks and their impact on workplace health. Standing desks help you shed your sedentary lifestyle and thereby reduce your risks of heart disease, cancer, or diabetes. So if standing desks are so unbelievably awesome, what’s the catch? Sure, they can be more expensive than regular […]

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What do Floor Mats and Drumlines Have in Common?

October 18, 2014

Ummm… they both contain the same number of letters? “I got nothin’.” It’s difficult to choose two nouns that are much more dissimilar. But as unbelievable as it may seem, their spheres of influence really do intersect. Drumlines and Their Flooring Choices First, a few words about drumlines. Now popular in high school and college, […]

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The Aura and Mystery of the Ninja Standing Desk

October 15, 2014

Behold the shadowy and lethal ninja! Hard to see him, huh? That’s a ninja for you. Legend has it that this masked mercenary was not only a fierce warrior, but also possessed astonishing stealth. Ninjas were believed to have the ability to hide in shadows, sneak through doors undetected, and scale tall walls quietly and […]

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Making Time Stand Still: How Standing Prevents Aging

October 1, 2014

Here’s the definition of irony. Sixteenth-century Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de Leon wanted to find the legendary “Fountain of Youth.” So he traveled to what is now Florida – which today has a higher percentage of elderly people than any other state in the country. Who needs a silly fountain of youth, anyway? The point […]

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Stand Up for Your Right to Anti-Fatigue Mats at Standing Desks

September 1, 2014

These days, more Americans are refusing to take unhealthy living choices sitting down. They’re taking a stand for their right to healthier menu options and restaurants, more transparency in ingredient levels, and a broader range of exercise and recreational options. Some of them are even standing up and demanding to stand up at work – […]

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Choosing Interior Floor Mats

August 20, 2014

When you want to decorate the walls of your business, you have some decisions to make. Do you want to place signage, a relevant photograph, or even a mirror? Or should you lean toward the fashion side of things and opt for a picture, print, or other piece of art? None of these choices is […]

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“What’s New Ultimate Mats?” (Whoa, Whoa, Whooooaaa)

August 4, 2014

If you’ve been on this earth for awhile, you’re undoubtedly familiar with the song “What’s New, Pussycat” by the incomparable Tom Jones. You might have already started humming the tune in your head. (If you don’t know the song, you can watch Jones sing it here.) The Welsh singer has sold over 100 million records in […]

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