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The Best Flooring Options for Your Home Gym

Some people love going to a traditional gym, but many others would prefer to work out in the comfort and privacy of their own home. There are so many different workout and exercise machines on the market that you’ll be able to outfit your home gym however you want. As a professional MD residential flooring company, we wanted to take some time today to talk about the best flooring options for your home gym.

The best flooring for your home gym from Dragon Scale Inc.

Rubber Flooring

Rubber is one of the most popular options for home gyms, and for good reason. Rubber floors are extremely durable, come in any design you like, and are cost effective. The durability will be extremely useful as gym floors experience high amounts of stress. Weights are dropped, and your shoes need a good grip. Having rubber installed for your gym floor will keep the room looking brand new for years.

Foam Floors

Another great home gym flooring option is foam. Working out on foam flooring is just like working out on an exercise mat. Foam floor tiles lock into one another, allowing for easy installation. Foam also comes in all different colors, and you can even have your business’ logo or designs incorporated into the tiles. Foam tiled flooring is cheaper than rubber flooring, though rubber is known to be much more durable.

Vinyl Flooring

Vinyl flooring is water resistant, easy to clean, and can help your gym flow seamlessly into the rest of your home. Home gyms can be built anywhere, but most people build their home gyms in a garage or basement, which means mold, mildew, and moisture may be a concern. Vinyl flooring is resistant to water damage of any kind, and for this reason it’s a great option for a garage or basement gym. Consult with an experienced MD residential flooring company to see if vinyl is right for you.


Using carpeting in a home gym may not be the first option that comes to mind and if you already have carpeting in your home, you may just want to save some money and keep it. Carpets will absorb sweat and moisture, which is a bit of a downside. If you have questions about using carpet in your home gym, contact a professional MD residential flooring company.

Work with a Professional MD Residential Flooring Company

Here at Dragon Scale Flooring, we’ve provided Marylanders with our residential flooring services for years, and we hope to be able to do so for many more. If you have any questions give us a call, our team of professional Maryland floor installation experts is standing by ready to assist you in any way possible.