Whether you have an at-home gym or a dedicated corner of the living room, the right equipment makes all the difference. Thick foam mats obviously protect your knees and back, but are just as essential to help cushion your feet when you’re doing moderate to high impact exercises like squat jumps or jumping jacks. And of course, they also protect your floors from sweat and are easy to wipe down. The best mat for you depends on your budget and space constraints, as well as your regular workout. Here, things to consider before you buy the mat worthy to catch that sweat.