After you have acquired new exercise equipment no matter if it is a recumbent exercise bike or an elliptical machine, you might want to protect your house floor from using your new exercise equipment. This is why they invent equipment mattress. It will be an important item to have especially when you have a new carpet or a new floor. This product from Stamina can be one of your choices.
Stamina is well known in exercise equipment market and they know what its customers need. The product can be used to protect your floor and reduce the impact from using exercise machine. Some time, the blemishes on the floor are not clearly seen but they are there. Not until they are so many of them, you will not know that your floor has already been marked. This Stamina fold-to-fit equipment mat is designed to be placed underneath most exercise equipment including
- Exercise bike
- Elliptical trainer
- Rowing machine
- Stair stepper
- Weight benches
- Pilates reformer
- Ski machine
- Home gym
and many others.
The product may not be suitable for treadmill since of the tread mill is larger than the size of the mat. Please check with the treadmill manufacturer before hand and they will be able to answer if the mat at this size matches their machine.
The Stamina Fold-to-Fit Folding Equipment Matcomes with the size of 7ft x 3ft. Its thickness is 0.25 inches.
The product is made of closed cell foam material which is tough enough to bear heavy weight but it is soft enough to absorb the impact from the machine. Another good feature of using this mat is that it stops carpet fibers to migrate into the moving parts in your exercise machine. That prolongs the life of your equipment in the end.
The mat includes non-slip textured pebble surface and it can be cleaned easily. The total weight of the unit is approximately 7lbs.
Here are the benefits of the unit:
- The size fits well with most exercise machines. However, if it is too large, you can fold it to fit the equipment.
- It protects floor from unsightly blemishes and scuffs.
- It works with most exercise machines.
- The material used can absorb impact, reduce vibration and keep out carpet fibers.
- You can customize the size by using 7 folding sections.
- The product has non-slip surface.
- Price is attractive.
The shortfall of the unit includes:
- It is not suitable for the large and heavy machine like treadmill.
If you don’t want to ruin your floor, you may want to include this Stamina Fold-to-Fit Folding Equipment Mat (84-Inch by 36-Inch) onto your purchase when you buy a new machine.