Mobi-mat ADA roll out wood like walkway : Installation, Maintenance and Storage
Mobi-mat® is a portable and durable mat system that is designed to provide accessibility to beaches, parks, and other outdoor locations for individuals with limited abilities. The Mobi-mat® is easy to install and remove, making it a popular choice for many organizations and municipalities. In this article, we will discuss the installation and removal of a Mobi-mat® rollout wood like walkway – ADA compliant.
Read carefully the following method and always follow the safety rules.
Step 1: Preparation: Before installing the Mobi-mat®, Level the ground with a rake to remove large stones and debris.
Step 2: Unroll the Mobi-mat® at the desired place. The upside is the smooth side. The serial number label is on the downside.
Step 3: Anchor the first end of the mat, starting with the spikes in the eyelets, then the staples in the rigid connector. The number of stakes and staples changes according to the width.
Step 4: Pull the mat taut from the opposite end. Do not use vehicle to stretch the mat.
Step 5: Anchor the opposite end, starting with the spikes in the eyelets, then the staples in the rigid connector. For a perfect finish, bury the end of the mat (dig a 10cm - 4” trench before anchoring the mat).
Step 6 : Anchor the sides of the mat (if equipped) with spikes.
How to connect 2 Mobi-mat®?
Step 1: Align the two mats end-to-end.
Step 2: Overlap the connectors of the two mats (if necessary, reverse the mat end-to-end in order to get the correct end).
Step 3: Anchor the staples through the overlapped connectors, and then the spikes in the eyelets.
Maintenance and storage
In conclusion, Mobi-mat® is an easy-to-install and remove mat system that provides accessibility to individuals with limited abilities. To install the mat, prepare the area, roll out the mat, secure it, and create an access point. To remove the mat, remove stakes, roll up the mat, clean the area, and store the mat. By following these steps, municipalities. resorts and anyone can provide accessibility to outdoor areas for individuals with mobility limitations.