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Reasons Why It’s Important to Put Mats Under Your Sinks

May 22 2023 – Krissy Highland

Xtreme Mats is your one-stop shop for all things cabinet and golf cart mat related! Having protection from water, dirt, mud, and spills is necessary to keep your home and cart in pristine condition! Under your sinks is one place where having mats is crucial to keep your home looking like new and protect from many home and health hazards. Below are four reasons why it’s important to put mats under your sinks and how we can help!

Gray mat under bathroom sink

Protection from Water Damage

Mats can help protect your cabinets and flooring from water damage that can result from drips and leaks under the sink. If you’ve experienced a leak or water damage before, prevent future water damage by installing a mat or tray under the sink to catch drips and leaks. Also, make sure to check pipes and connections regularly for any signs of wear or damage.

Person cleaning up spill on a mat under the sink with a sponge

Easier Cleanup

Mats can make it easier to clean up spills and drips under the sink. Instead of cleaning the entire area under the sink, you can simply remove the mat and clean it separately.

  • Mats are designed to absorb moisture: Our mats are made of absorbent materials, which makes them great for soaking up spills and drips.
  • Provide a barrier: Placing a mat under your sink creates a barrier between your cabinets and the damp area underneath. This barrier helps prevent water damage, as well as mold and mildew growth.
  • Easy to remove and clean: When you have a mat under your sink, you can easily remove it for cleaning. This is much simpler than cleaning the entire area under the sink, which can be difficult to access and time-consuming.
  • Mats are reusable: Mats can be used repeatedly, which makes them a cost-effective solution for protecting your cabinets and floors.

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Improved Hygiene

Our line of cabinet-designed mats helps prevent the growth of mold and mildew under the sink by absorbing moisture and providing a barrier between the damp area and your cabinets and flooring. Having a barrier also protects against pests. Damp areas under the sink can attract pests such as cockroaches and silverfish. By absorbing moisture and preventing leaks, mats reduce the risk of pests and help keep your home cleaner and more hygienic.

Mold, mildew, and pests can pose serious health risks to you and your family. health problems such as respiratory issues, headaches, and allergic reactions. Prolonged mold exposure can also lead to more serious health problems, especially for people with weakened immune systems or pre-existing health conditions. While pests like cockroaches and silverfish can damage cabinets and other materials, as well as spread germs and bacteria.

Tan mat under kitchen sink

Enhanced Aesthetics

Mats add a decorative touch to your bathroom or kitchen while also protecting your surfaces. Available in various designs, colors, and patterns Xtreme Mats has what you are looking for to spruce up your home. This allows you to choose a mat that matches your decor and adds to the overall aesthetic of your space. Under-sink mats are also an affordable way to protect your cabinets and flooring from damage, which can help you save money on costly repairs in the long run. This makes them a practical and aesthetically pleasing addition to your home.

Make your home look and feel better with Xtreme Mats' wide selection of all different sizes of under-cabinet mats to fit any space! Keep your family and home safe from damage and unwanted hygiene issues! Shop online today and we will include a free water sensor to enhance your protection from water damage and stop leaks before they even happen!

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