What is a bath mat for? The primary function of target bathroom rugs is to prevent slipping on the bath floor. However, they must also soak wet feet, stay clean, appear aesthetically pleasing, and feel fresh. There are many types of bath mats available and they depend on the area of usage such as door mats for bathroom door or below the sink and bath mats near the shower or tub.
What to look for when buying a bath mat? There are 5 main factors you must consider before buying a bath mat. Size Before buying large bathroom rugs you need to to measure your bathroom area and know where you need to place the mat. A small mat is ideal for sinks and a large bath mat is needed outside the bathroom door and near the shower. Colour Pick bath mats with pleasing patterns to give your bathroom a bold look or even chose superhero themed graphics for kids. You can find both these types of bath mats online at SSI.
Material Always Check the backing material to ensure it is sturdy enough to avoid any skidding and these should be placed outside bathroom door, bathtub, or shower. Choose a material that is gentle on the skin of your feet. GSM Grams per square meter (GSM) is a standard measurement of the bath mat for weight of the fabric per inch. A higher GSM bath mat will be thicker and thus more absorbent whereas a lower GSM would be a better fit for sink and toilet owing to it’s lightweight and quick dry capability.