First impressions are extremely important especially when it comes to selecting a care home. In 2017 The Financial Times reported that 44 per cent of care home residents were fully self-funded meaning the expectations of residents and their families for the standards of accommodation has changed, they’re now seeking a style and finish which is more accustomed with a high-end hotel.
With this in mind when designing or refurbishing Residential Care Homes the interior environment needs to achieve the “Wow”, but also needs to be fit for purpose and built to last in what can be a very demanding environment. As an established flooring manufacturer for the care sector, Danfloor uk have seen an increase in demand for something different.
Danfloor marketing manager Catherine Helliker states,
“Although tonal carpet designs are still required in certain areas of a care establishment, many homes are moving towards patterned carpets and modern twists on traditional designs such as plaids for reception areas and communal living spaces”
Danfloor ‘s healthcare collection of carpets now includes the stunning Evolution Collection; six new ranges make up the new collection and offer a variety of designs from subtle liner affects to bold statement pieces.
Danfloor’s healthcare carpets, which also includes the Equinox Collection, is specifically designed for the care sector and includes many innovative performance features such as hardwearing and soil and stain resistant yarns, an impervious membrane and an anti-microbial yarn treatment, all of
which assist with cleaning and infection control and helps to improve the indoor air quality of an environment.
To view the stunning Collections, visit www.danfloor.co.uk and request your free sample material.