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Comparing Plastic Floor Tiles For Manufacturing Facility Use

By Lisa Hobbie Created: December, 2021 - Modified: September, 2023

There are so many plastic floor tiles for manufacturing facilities to choose from, all of which offer their own set of desirable features and benefits.

4 Popular Plastic Floor Tiles for Manufacturing

These four products represent some of the best plastic tiles available anywhere. They are all heavy duty, are suitable for multiple uses, come with great warranties, offer outstanding value, and each deliver some fabulous features and benefits. Made of plastic and recycled materials you can feel good about installing any of these in a manufacturing or other facility. Whether they feature a solid or perforated top, all four of these products utilize a raised base that allows for water to drain away under the flooring surface and allows airflow for drying.

1. Wearwell ErgoDeck Comfort Solid

Wearwell ErgoDeck Comfort SolidThe Wearwell ErgoDeck Comfort Solid plastic floor tiles are 100 percent silicone free. They offer greater standing relief in dry applications due to their softer compound. They have a positive interlocking system that prevents separation, and they feel much like a rubber floor.

Size: 18x18 inch
Thickness: ⅞ inch thick
Weight: 5.5 pounds
Square Feet: 2.25
Install Method: Interlocking dry lay
Surface Design: Solid color raised pattern
Price: Approximately $10.60/square foot
Warranty: Limited lifetime warranty
Suitable Uses: General Manufacturing and Automotive Manufacturing

2. Safety Matta Perforated Black

Safety Matta Perforated Black The Safety Matta Perforated Black plastic floor tiles have a non-slip, diamond shield tread design. They are raised, allowing for drainage and air flow, and they also deliver ergonomic and anti fatigue qualities. They are made from recycled materials and have an interlocking lug system for an easy installation. Slip resistant, robust, versatile, and attractive - these tiles have it all.

Size: 1.67x1.67 feet
Thickness: 1 inch
Weight: 5.60 pounds
Square Feet: 2.77
Install Method: Interlocking, dry lay
Surface Design: Solid color perforated diamond top
Price: Approximately $9.50/square foot
Warranty: 10 year limited
Suitable Uses: Manufacturing Facility Anti-fatigue Matting, Work Stations, Shower Areas, Patios, Entrance Ways

3. StayLock Tile Bump Top Black

StayLock Tile Bump Top BlackStayLock Tile Bump Top Black PVC plastic floor tiles have a soft cushioned feel like foam with the durability of rubber, an interlocking design that keeps the tiles tight without separating over time, and a bump top surface texture delivering ergonomic and anti fatigue benefits. It’s waterproof and has a raised base design that prevents water from getting trapped beneath it and from it sliding around - even over carpet.

Size: 12x12 inches
Thickness: 9/16 inch
Weight: 1.47 pounds
Square Feet: 1
Install Method: Interlocking, dry lay
Surface Design: Solid color bump top
Price: Approximately $3.75/square foot
Warranty: 5 year limited
Suitable Uses: Manufacturing Fatigue Flooring Tile, Aerobic Floors, Ergonomic Cushion Flooring, Home Gym Floor Tile

4. Perforated Tile - Heavy Duty - 3/4 Inch Black

Perforated Tile - Heavy Duty - 3/4 Inch BlackPerforated Tile - Heavy Duty - ¾ Inch Black plastic floor tiles are industrial grade and have a raised design and perforated surface to allow for air and liquid flow through - keeping the top dry. These tiles are designed with a footed bottom with 88 mini “trampolines” to offer a cushioned, anti-fatigue surface like no other. This product’s locking tooth system keeps tiles securely fastened together. They can also be screwed in if tiles are on a slope or when a permanent installation is required and don’t need to be removed to clean the subfloor.

Size: 12x12 inches
Thickness: 3/4 inch
Weight: 1.65 pounds
Square Feet: 1
Install Method: Interlocking, dry lay
Surface Design: Solid color perforated
Price: Approximately $10.25/square foot
Warranty: 5 year limited
Suitable Uses: Workstations, Walkways, Tool Rooms, Chemical Prep Rooms, Locker Rooms,
Shower Rooms, Kitchens, Food Prep, Cafeterias, Fluid Filling Areas, Work
Cells, Conveyor Lines, Machining Operations, Plating Walkways, Garage Flooring

Greatmats - For The Best Mats For Manufacturing Settings

The featured mats are all perfect for manufacturing settings, and any one of them would be a great choice. If price is the most important thing to you, the StayLock Tile Bump Top Black option is the best choice. If you want the product that is the most versatile, the Perforated Tile - Heavy Duty - 3/4 Inch Black is likely the best. If you’re looking for the best warranty, then you would want to choose Wearwell ErgoDeck Comfort Solid, and if you want the most slip resistant product, Safety Matta Perforated Black may be best for you. These outstanding mats will protect your workers and keep them safe and comfortable.

If you have questions about these products, are curious about other industrial mats available, need help with ordering, want to request samples, or need help deciding which product is the right one for you, just reach out to the team at Greatmats.

Regardless of the specific product you choose, you can be confident that it’s the best when it comes from Greatmats.