Anyone who loves to entertain knows the importance of creating a welcoming environment for family and friends. And what better way to welcome everyone to your home than with a welcome mat? It’s a great way to send a kind message even before the visit begins, while also making sure that no dirt or debris gets tracked inside. When it comes to making a doormat that is both traditional and trendy, west elm can’t be beat. You’ll find quality made doormats with clever phrasing and designs to make anyone feel at home. Just check out the different styles of rugs to find what suites your home the best. Not only will you find the perfect doormat but also area rugs to spruce up the entryway and main living area. Talk about creating a grand entrance for guests!


There are plenty of styles and colors to fit every design preference and bring together your ideal look. If you like using various pieces of decor, the best way to bring everything together is by selecting from the many patterned rugs. These are full of color and geometric or more subtle shapes to help bring in all the various colors and designs centered in a single room. A strong rug cannot only bring everything into harmony but also can become a focal point of the room. Once you have an awesome area rug, that doormat will become even more important, because you’ll want to make sure that only clean feet reach your rug.


While considering a doormat, an indoor rug, or both, it’s also important to take a look at rug pads. Placing a rug pad under your doormat or rug is a simply fix to make the mat or rug last longer. It can also help to protect the surface underneath the rug and keep anyone stepping on it from easily slipping. There are plenty of sizes to choose from, which ensures that you can find a rug pad for your doormat and any indoor or outdoor rugs. You can easily cut the rug pads as well to create a more ideal fit. With all of those benefits and flexibility, there are plenty of reasons why a rug pad is the way to go.


Considering all of the attractive rugs and cool coir welcome mats, choosing the right rug for your home could easily get overwhelming. Never fear, help is just a click away. Simply check out How To Choose The Right Rug for all the tips of trade you need to know before making that final decision. This page schools you on colors, patterns and textures as well as other factors you might not have considered, such as the layout of the room. You can also read up on which rug pad is best suited to go beneath each of your rug choices, including the doormat. It’s kind of like having a virtual interior designer right at your fingertips. The only problem you might have choosing your rugs now is that there are so many great options you like.


Once you’ve made up your mind, or you’ve found several great options that appeal to your taste in design, it’s time to actually make that purchase. Luckily, there are always quality items on sale. So do yourself a favor and see which rugs and doormats are included in the 30% Off Event. There’s a good chance that some of your favorites will be included, which will give you even more reason to double up on your order and adorn your whole home with your favorite style. Or you could then order multiple doormats for each entry and different rug options to change up the look of your main living area any time you want a quick room update that won’t break the bank.


Since you’re excited about creating a welcoming environment both inside and outside of your home, it’s important to think beyond the doormat when decorating outside. There is plenty of outdoor decor and accessories to choose from to compliment that doormat and fashion a relaxing oasis at the front entry or on the back patio. From pillows and poufs to planters, you can have an entire outdoor update in one quick purchase. The many vibrant color and pattern options will also go nicely with any decor you have chosen for inside. Before you know it, your home will be transformed into entertainment central, and to think that it all started with a doormat.

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