Now on bimstore!

It’s now even easier to specify INTRAsystems entrance matting, with three of our flagship products now available on bimstore! INTRAform DM INTRAflex XT INTRAflow Launched in 2011, bimstore creates and distributes free BIM content in all formats including Autodesk Revit, Archicad, Bentley and IFC. “We are delighted to have worked closely with INTRAsystems to create […]

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What Size Should Entrance Matting Be?

FIRST IMPRESSIONS COUNT Entrance Matting occupies a prime space in every building. It is the very first impression and last connection that every visitor makes with the location. SO WHY WASTE IT? At INTRAsystems we believe in getting creative with Entrance Matting and using the vital space it occupies to mesmerise every visitor. WHY DOES […]

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Stand out in the Retail Crowd

Foot traffic is critical to the success of retail but how do you stand out in an exceedingly competitive marketplace? According to the Retail Dive Consumer Survey, only 18% of shoppers go in because of the in-store experience and a staggering 66% of shoppers say they go just to try the item before buying online. […]

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It’s Not Always Black and White

Our brains are designed to respond instantly to colour, producing a chemical reaction that triggers memories and associations to people, places and events. The power of colour association is so strong that many brands can be identified by colour alone. Companies such as Coca-Cola, Starbucks and Cadbury have even gone so far as to trademark […]

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Understanding Entrance Matting Standards & Legislation

Entrance Matting legislation is not the most glamorous topic, but it is essential to understand the key standards when specifying entrance matting for your projects. Every entrance is different, and therefore the combination of size, shape and recommended products will vary dependant on several factors including location, volume and type of traffic. Entrance Matting Legislation […]

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Why Should I Use Secondary Matting?

Secondary Matting is a type of Entrance Matting that is typically installed internally in Zones 2 and 3.  Secondary matting is most effective when used in a three stage Zonal Entrance Matting system. Having a zonal approach to Entrance Matting will optimise performance to minimise the ingress of soil and moisture into your building. This […]

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How to Clean and Maintain Your Entrance Matting

Entrance Matting plays a crucial role in ensuring dirt and moisture are left at the door and not tracked into your building where they can cause unnecessary wear and tear to your interiors or worse- slip and trip hazards! In playing its small but vital role, Entrance Matting can get dirty – quickly. It is […]

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INTRAlux, Econyl and Plastics Ocean

At INTRAsystems we are committed to the sustainable operation and development of our business and are constantly seeking better ways to control and minimise the impact we have on our environment. Working on key projects throughout the UK and Europe, we are familiar with all environmental ratings such as BREEAM, LEED and WELL Building standards […]

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The Resurgence of Herringbone

History Of Herringbone First introduced by the Romans, herringbone was considered the height of fashion in the 18th and 19th centuries when parquet flooring proliferated throughout Europe. This classic flooring design only lost its popularity after WW2 with the rise of synthetic fibres. Now herringbone and its more angular cousin, the chevron, are staging a […]

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Why does the Retail Sector need to worry about Entrance Matting?

Did you know that slips, trips and falls account for about a fifth of all reported accidents in the retail sector? As well as identifying the types of risks faced in this sector, it also crucial to consider the precautions you should take for your customers to mitigate such risks. We believe strongly in the […]

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