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Front Door Mats to Remind You How Beautiful Your Home Is

Updated on July 9, 2012

There is an old saying, “First impression is the last impression”. And what else can say a warm welcome than your front door mat! No matter how beautiful your front door is, without a beautiful door mat, it is not complete. Other than welcoming the guests you can use front door mats to express your taste and personality.

But greeting the guests is not the most important issue with front door mats, is it? You and your family members are going to use the door the most, a door mat at the front door that reminds you how sweet your home is when entering and exiting will always cheer you up.

Choosing front door mats for your house

One that reflects your taste and reminds you good memories is the ideal one. The designs are endless, you can check on the right to find some beautiful front door mats available in Amazon. The price of the door mats varies depending on the quality of the material it is made of. If you are someone who likes to try different things and want to change the front door mat frequently, my suggestion for you is to focus on the design rather than the material quality.

Cleaning front door mats

Front door mats are designed to withstand a lot of wear and tear and occasional cleaning will increase their lifespan significantly. First thing that you can do to keep your front door mat clean is to shake it well. Shaking will remove the pebbles and loose dirt that accumulate from our shoes. Periodically after a month or two you can rinse the mat with a hose. It will remove the dirt that accumulates deep inside the mat. Your garden hose should be enough for this but remember not all mats can be washed like this. You should follow your manufacturer’s instructions for special type of door mats. 

Door mats can be used in many places. You can use one for the kitchen, one for the back door or for the children’s play area. But the most important is the one that you use at your front door. You can use front door mats with funny and humorous comments written on them, or just a beautiful welcoming note. Whatever you choose, it will always influence you, your family members and the guests. 


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      Kamalesh050 6 years ago from Sahaganj, Dist. Hooghly, West Bengal, India

      Nice, I like it.