If you’re setting up a home gym in Hawaii, one of the most important factors to consider is the type of flooring you will choose. You want to get it right, especially if the flooring is coming from the mainland.
Who has time for returns and waiting when you just want to get to work out?
Rubber mats are a great option when it comes to home gym flooring because they offer cushion and support, reduce noise and vibrations, and are relatively easy to install and maintain.
Let's take a closer look at why quality rubber mats should be your go-to choice for home gym floors.
Durability & Comfort
Rubber mats provide superior durability and comfort for your home gym.
Although they are made from rubber, they are surprisingly lightweight yet still resilient enough to hold up against heavy weights or high-impact exercises like jumping jacks.
Also, because of their cushiony surface, you can rest assured that any impact from dropped weights or slipping during exercises won't damage your flooring.
Moreover, the soft surface also helps protect your joints from impact when doing exercises like running or jumping rope.
Noise Reduction & Vibration Control
In addition to providing cushion and comfort, rubber mats help reduce noise in your home gym.
They absorb sound waves so that any noise created by weights dropping or other equipment being used won't disturb anyone outside the room.
The same applies to vibration control; rubber mats dampen vibrations created by working out so that there is minimal disruption to other areas of the house.
This is especially helpful if you live in an apartment building where walls may be thin enough for vibrations from working out to travel through them and disrupt neighbors!
Easy Installation & Maintenance
The good news is that installing rubber mats in your home gym is relatively easy—you just need some basic tools like a power drill, measuring tape, screws or bolts (depending on which type of mat you have), and a utility knife (for cutting).
Plus, once installed, it's incredibly easy to keep them clean; all you need is a mop with some mild cleaner (like dish soap).
This makes them perfect for those who don’t have time for extensive cleaning routines but still want their home gyms to look great!
No matter what kind of flooring you choose for your home gym, rubber mats offer many advantages over other types of flooring materials due to their durability and comfort as well as their soundproofing qualities as well as their ease of installation and maintenance.
At Hawaii Home Gyms, we carry some of the best, including Zebra mats, and can get you connected to that quality.
Ultimately, it's up to you if rubber mats are right for your home gym—but we believe they're worth considering when making your decision!
Do you have any questions about rubber mats for your Hawaii home gym?