Kaiteki Auspicious Layout 5-Piece Tatami Mat Set
Auspicious 5 Piece Set Layout
In the Edo period of classical Japanese culture, the art of placing Tatami mats in a certain pattern in a home, teahouse, or temple was thought to be auspicious and to bring good fortune. This later came to be known as a Washitsu room or a Japanese style room. When complimented with traditional Japanese Items of furniture such as futons and Rice paper lamps, the result produces a sense of natural beauty, harmony, and simplicity all key elements of Japanese home design.
Although today Tatami mats are used in a wide range of places and configurations the traditional “Auspicious” style layout listed below confers a balance and sense of harmony and beauty wherever it is placed. It is often used in traditional and modern style homes both in Japan and here in the states to bring balance, order, and an auspicious flow of good luck. Bring good fortune to your home and consider our special Washitsu Auspicious Tatami package and save.
Benefits of Tatami Mats
Tatami mats are an ideal floor covering. Perfect for bedrooms, whole homes, offices, meditation or yoga spaces, our Kaiteki Tatami mats are a comfortable, all natural floor covering that is being supportive to the body, but also less jarring and impactful to the knees, back and joints when walking. They are also a natural air purifier, cleaning the air by absorbing nitrogen dioxide in the room. In addition, our All Natural Tatami mats do not off-gas any dangerous chemicals, pesticides, or Formaldehyde gasses, as they are a 100 % natural product. Our Tatami mats because they are made of layers of Rush Grass and Rice straw are hygroscopic; absorbing moisture during periods of high humidity and naturally discharging the moisture back into the room when the air is dry, creating a comfortable balanced moisture balance that feels great.
As an added benefit Tatami mats act as an insulator as well, keeping your room cool in the summer and holding heating and warmth during the cold season.
Tatami mats help to clean the air by absorbing nitrogen dioxide in the room. They are also hygroscopic; absorbing moisture during periods of high humidity and naturally discharging the moisture when the air is dry. Tatami mats act as an insulator as well, keeping your room cool.
- Cleanest, most eco-friendly mats available today
- Processed and manufactured naturally
- Natural, renewable materials
- No toxic pesticide powders or harmful sprays
- Meets strict JAS, JIS, and USDA standards