Westerners are happy to say that housewives' "fulltime" jobs are . keeping the doormat clean. This statement comes from how many times we have been reminded by mothers to take off their shoes before entering the house, because they don't want the floorboards to be dirty.
But never saw anyone mention removing their shoes to keep the car mats clean, while it was clear that car mats were harder to clean.
Easy to be dirty and difficult to clean like that, why placing car floor mats has become a "standard" for today's cars is something that many people wonder.
Cleaning carpets in cars is really hard
In a competitive industry that requires innovations like the automotive industry, any decision made must be accompanied by some " legitimate" reasons.
Obviously, so is the birth of automobile mats. In essence its function is not to clean the feet, but the main purpose of the manufacturer is to soundproof and air conditioning in the car.
Car floor mats, officially molded carpet , reflect the process to create it. A carpet was cast and cut when it was hot so that it fit the floor perfectly without opening a glass. Not only to "fit your eyes ", this fabrication also aims to keep your car warm in cold winter days.
A carpet was cast and cut when it was hot so that it fit the floor perfectly without opening a glass.
Think about it, a long road trip without a floor cover, even though the heater has all the power, no one would dare to put off their shoes for comfort, because the car floor is usually made of metal. type with good heat transfer properties. And the whole floor mat is the solution to this story.
Molded carpeting is also known for its soundproofing function thanks to a small loop structure (called a loop) on the fabric surface. According to ABCScience, about 40% of the engine's sound under the car is absorbed by thousands of loops that vary in size, length, angle, and twist . And so the occupants get a more relaxed mind.
Currently car mats are also fitted with a mass backing on the back. In addition to providing a more luxurious aesthetic, this class also contributes significantly to sound reduction and air conditioning.
Molded carpets are now limited to a minimum thanks to molded carpet.
The situation of rust or mold in cars today is limited to a minimum thanks to molded carpet. They suck water and prevent water or oil from entering the "gnaw" for too long, then destroying certain parts of the car interior.
Furthermore, the material of the floor is easily scratched by some hard objects such as a stone with a sharp tip or a piece of glass that you may be caught in the sole of the shoe. A scratched floor like that is aesthetically plagued, it is very difficult and expensive to repair or replace if compared to molded carpet. Because for a carpet, a simpler way of handling such as taking out the laundry, or cutting the damaged part and replacing it.
As you can see, saying " doormat " carpet for fun, but adding a carpet to the car floor is actually a good option for consumers?