|Anji Mountain Chairmat - Staples|
But, when I saw the wooden ones, I got an idea. Here's what I did:
I ran out to Home Depot and picked up this 4' x 4' piece of plywood floor underlayment for $12.00.
Then, I picked up 16 of these wood-look self-stick flooring tiles at $0.98 each. I stuck them onto the plywood and here's the result:
Plus, it probably took me a total of 10 minutes to complete this project and my husband was thrilled with his new, expensive-looking Chair Mat!
The possibilities are endless if you think about how many different styles of self-stick flooring tiles there are out there! You could have a marble or granite-look mat, or any style of wood or cork.
The Fake-It Yourself Breakdown:
Fake Expensive Wood Chair Mat (Plywood $12, 16 Tiles @ $0.98 ea)
Total Fake-It Cost: $27.68
Compare to the Fancy Chair Mat from Staples: $298.00
Total Fake-It Savings: $270.32