What Is a Gel Mat and Why Use One?
If you spend a lot of time standing on your feet in the kitchen, then you’re probably always suffering from back pain and pressure on your feet and knees. This is why a kitchen accessory like a gel mat is a must have for you.
A gel mat is a soft, padded and thick mat that instantly reduces pressure off your feet, knees and back as soon as you stand on it. It can be places by the stove, sink or wherever you stand most. A gel mat, also known as a Comfort Mat or Anti-Fatigue mat will make your daily kitchen chores a lot easier, your body will certainly thank you for it!
How To Choose The Best Gel Mat?
- Make sure your choose the right size for you. Gel mats are available in many sizes, it’s better to choose a size that covers enough of the space you’re standing on the most.
- Choose the right material: make sure the material is works on any surface.
- Make sure the Gel Mat is made from a good material that is water and mold resistant. It should also be non-slip, of course.
Best Gel Mats For The Kitchen:
Here are our favorite gel mats that are top-rated by customers:
‘Sky Mat’ Anti-Fatigue Mat:
- Available in two sizes, 20″ x 39″ x 3/4” and 24″ x 70″ x 3/4”
- Available in 5 colors.
- Reduces pressure by up to 32%
- Has 0.75” thickness.
- Made from Eco-friendly material, with no toxic gassing-off smell.
- Will not break down or over compress, backed by a lifetime warranty.
- Mold and Mildew resistant. Anti-bacterial, as well.
- Low angle beveled edge and ultra-grip technology prevents from slipping.
Royal Anti-Fatigue Comfort Mat:
- Available in size: 20″ x 39”
- Available in 4 colors.
- Reduces pressure by up to 40%
- Can be placed on any type of flooring without slipping, folding or breaking.
- Padded with 0.75” thickness for optimal comfort.
- Backed by a lifetime warranty.
- Brick weaved pattern on the surface with beveled edge to ensure a non-slip experience.
NewLife GelPro Designer Comfort Mat:
- Available in sizes 20X32 and 20X48
- Available in 5 colors
- 3/4” thickness, light-duty foam which reduces stress, fatigue & discomfort
- Water and stain resistant.
- Non-slip bottom and beveled edges that prevent curling or tripping.
- Made in the USA.
- Backed by 1-year warranty.
Watch The Mats in Action: