Gardener’s Supply Company Large Boot Tray

Last updated date: December 28, 2019

DWYM Score

9.0

Gardener’s Supply Company Large Boot Tray

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We looked at the top Boot Trays and dug through the reviews from some of the most popular review sites. Through this analysis, we've determined the best Boot Tray you should buy.

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Overall Take


In our analysis of 33 expert reviews, the Gardener's Supply Company Large Boot Tray placed 6th when we looked at the top 7 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

Indispensable Boot Trays make it easy to leave mud and mess at the door. Made of tough recycled plastic, they're big enough to hold boots or shoes for the whole family, and they wipe clean in a jiffy. Not just for the mudroom, they're also terrific for seed starting, as humidity trays under houseplants, or anywhere a watertight tray would be handy. plants, indoor growing, tray, waterproof Perfect for seed starting, and catching water from houseplants! boot tray Large tray holds multiple pairs of shoes and boots! Keep water, mud, snow, and dirt off your floors and carpets and contained in one place! rainboots Durable and watertight, with a 2" rim to contain the mess! Perfect for rainy spring days, and snowy winters! tray Ideal for multi-use projects around the house! From houseplants to containing pet food you'll never run out of ways to utilize it!

Expert Reviews

User Summarized Score

9.4
253 user reviews

What experts liked

This top-rated favorite helps dramatically lessen the mudroom mess. Slip off wet boots and shoes, and keep them on this lengthy plastic tray. The excess moisture drips into the deep rim, allowing your footwear to dry faster.
- Best Products
October 31, 2019 | Full review
Reviewers love this large boot tray with grids to elevate your boots and help them dry faster.
- Apartment Therapy
December 10, 2012 | Full review
This extra-large sized boot tray can handle the whole family's needs. Made of durable recycled plastic, it is watertight and lightweight.
- Bravo
January 8, 2019 | Full review

What experts didn't like

An Overview On Boot Trays

Keeping your floors clean is about more than aesthetics. It can also help your family stay healthy: dirty shoes can track in irritants that aggravate asthma, and a mucky floor can spread germs to your curious baby’s hands. A boot tray keeps the debris from your shoes in check, and it makes vacuuming and mopping faster and easier.

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Most boot trays are made of plastics or rubber. They run from small (holding one or two large pairs of boots) to much larger (holding enough shoes for a whole family). You can also use a boot tray to prevent dog food or kitty litter from getting all over the floor.

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The right boot tray can keep your floors safe from wear and tear all year round. Our Tips & Advice section has more information about how to choose the best boot tray for your home.

The Boot Tray Buying Guide

  • Before you buy a boot tray, measure the area you want to put it in. It’s also helpful to put your shoes and boots in a row and measure the group’s length and width. This way you’ll buy a boot tray that is small enough to fit comfortably by your entryway and large enough to accommodate all of your shoes. 
  • Consider the size of your family before you select your boot tray. If you’re flying solo, you can get away with a small boot tray. A couple with children will need a much longer boot tray for shoes of all sizes.
  • Most boot trays will rinse clean with a few sprays of water. For tougher stains, spray a household cleaner or some white vinegar on your boot tray and wipe it clean.
  • Boot trays go a long way towards keeping your home neat, but they’re not always fun to look at. For extra style points, invest in a tray with a fun design or upgrade your boot tray by covering it with an inch or two of decorative river rocks.