Here’s our post as seen on Readymade.
Instead of buying a fashionable wood-slat doormat, why not make one of your own. You’ll need 3/4-inch lumber (any type) and the tools to cut and fasten the pieces together. You can customize this doormat to fit your needs by adding paint, finishes, or carvings. You could even monogram your custom made doormat with a personalized branding-iron.