Or clean it with a nylon-bristled brush and dishwashing liquid. Be certain to permit the mat to dry utterly earlier than returning it to its spot indoors to stop mildew progress beneath the mat. However, for out of doors use, it’s quick-drying and the only care the mat wants is an efficient shaking now and then or a quick vacuuming with a Shop-Vac. When the mat is previous its prime, it could simply be added to the compost pile to decompose. The fibrous nature of coir and resistance to weather makes it excellent for eradicating soil from shoes.