How to choose the rubber floor of the family gym?

Oct 18th,2022

When creating a home gym, the floor is one of the most important aspects to plan before equipment and weights. The right type of gym floor will help you get the most out of your workout, reduce fatigue, prevent injuries and protect the subfloor below. One of the most popular flooring options for basement home gyms is rubber because it is waterproof, easy to clean, shock absorbing and durable.

Rubber is elastic and can handle the effects of strenuous exercise, equipment and weight. In this article, we've highlighted some of the different types of rubber floors that are perfect for your home gym.

1. Rubber Roll Floor

Rolled rubber is one of the most popular and economical gym floor options on the market. Made from recycled rubber, this commercial-grade gym floor is resilient enough to withstand any workout. Rubber Roll Floor Rubber Rollers provide just the right amount of traction, slip resistance and anti-fatigue properties to help improve your workout.

Rubber Roll Floors are available in a variety of thicknesses and speckled colors—there's an option to meet just about any home gym floor need.

2. Interlocking rubber tiles

Interlocking rubber tiles are known for their ease of installation without the need for glue or tape. The interlocking rubber tiles are resilient and provide just the right amount of cushioning for a good workout. Interlocking rubber tiles are precision jet cut to give you a nearly seamless gym floor unlike many other puzzle tiles. The intuitive design is easy to install and comes in a standard black or speckled pattern and is available in a variety of color options.

Interlocking rubber floor tiles are slip-resistant, shock-absorbing, and help keep noise to a minimum. These rubber floor tiles measure 2' x 2' and will fit into almost any space.

3. Commercial gym rubber mat

Commercial gym rubber mats are a premium home gym flooring solution. Designed with durability in mind, these mats are designed to withstand heavy falls and high-intensity workouts. These resilient rubber pads are double vulcanized to give you an easy-to-clean, non-porous, non-slip rubber surface. Commercial gym rubber mats are the perfect rubber flooring choice to improve performance and help reduce injuries. Perfect for any home gym, big or small.

4. High performance rubber mat tiles

Great for high-intensity workouts, weightlifting, Olympic lifts, squat racks and heavy exercise equipment. High performance tile is 1-3/16" thick with anti-fatigue properties and a non-slip surface. This type of rubber floor is designed for heavy use - you can often see them installed in Crossfit gyms and weight training facilities. Made of high quality recycled materials, this rubber gym floor is eco-friendly and can be used both indoors and out.

Tiles are 2' x 2' for easy transport and storage. Choose from different colors like solid black, gray, blue, sand or green to match the aesthetics of your space.

5. Gym ¾” Rubber Pad

Gym's ¾-inch rubber pads offer the perfect combination of traction, cushioning and elasticity. They are designed with FrictionBACK non-slip backing to prevent shifting and are perfect for tough athletic training. These mats are eco-friendly and made from low VOC quality recycled rubber waste tires. Gym rubber pads are incredibly impact- and sound-absorbing to cushion heavy drops. Thicker design reduces impact on joints to reduce fatigue and prevent injury.

Find the Right Rubber Flooring for Your Home Gym

At UDINE SPORT, we would like to say that a great home gym starts with a great floor. There are many different types of floors to meet your needs for all different types of exercise, from yoga to weightlifting, cardio training and more. Contact us and we'll help you find the right home gym floor for you for years to come.