Depending on where you put your treadmill you may want to invest in a treadmill mat. These special mats are designed to protect your floor from scratches, dents and chips while providing your treadmill with a stable base.
Even if you plan on putting your treadmill on carpet it’s still a good idea to use a mat to protect your carpet from snags and to provide a nice solid base for your exercise machine.
Plus, these mats aren't solely used for treadmills! No matter what type of machine you have – elliptical, rower, exercise bike – these mats will do their job and protect your floors.
Prices can range from $25 to $100 depending on the size, quality and brand of mat.
Here are a few of the best-selling treadmill mats on the market today!
The Body Solid treadmill mat is made of a super-tough PVC material. It helps to prolong the life of your machine by keeping out floor and carpet dust.
Plus, it dampens the vibrations that cause wear and tear on your equipment. The mat measures 36” x 78” and comes with a 1 year warranty.
The LifeSpan treadmill mat is a 100% vinyl mat. It measures 78” x 35.5” and is designed to absorb impact and reduce vibrations.
It’s a very light weight mat at only 17lbs and is a mere 2mm thick allowing it to be easily rolled up.
This mat is actually 21 interlocking foam mats that cover 21 square feet, or a 3×7 area, perfect for most treadmills. Each mat measures 12″ x 12″ and are 5/8″ thick.
They are made from a non-toxic, durable, light weight and high density EVA foam. Plus, they are easy to clean!