What to look for when choosing hospital furniture

Posted: September 22nd, 2020 | Category: Healthcare, Latest News

Furnishing a hospital is a very important process which involves lots of decision making. Architects and contractors need to strike a balance between furniture which is practical and functional, but also comfortable for patients and staff. Furthermore, all healthcare furniture must meet HTM 63 and HTM 71 standards, to ensure that it is suitable for […]

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Healthcare interior design trends 2020

Posted: September 2nd, 2020 | Category: Healthcare, Latest News

Despite 2020 being driven by the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic, interior design trends are continuing to change through styling, colours, and furniture choices. In many healthcare facilities, the clinical look is being disregarded and is being replaced by a contemporary and comfortable look. With many examples of this already in the USA, the UK […]

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How hospital aesthetics are changing

Posted: August 10th, 2020 | Category: Healthcare, Latest News

Gone are the days when hospitals were designed to look clinical, cold and uninviting. In recent times, hospitals have begun introducing contemporary styling to appear more attractive and appealing. Hospitals designed with hotel aesthetics in mind can offer more comfort and relaxation for patients, who may associate clinical interior designs with anxiety. Continue reading to […]

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Choosing infection control furniture that fits with industry standards

Posted: July 31st, 2020 | Category: Healthcare, Latest News

Hospitals and healthcare environments have their own industry standards that must be adhered to when selling furniture to the industry. With the surge of Coronavirus over the last few months, infection control is more important than ever, and it is essential for hospital furniture to be compliant with HTM 63 and HTM 71. We look […]

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The best worktop materials for healthcare facilities

Posted: July 17th, 2020 | Category: Healthcare, Latest News

Selecting the right worktop materials for hospitals and healthcare facilities can be a challenge, so we’ve compiled a list of the best materials to choose from. Laminate Laminate is one of the most popular worktop materials for healthcare facilities due to its affordability and variety of patterns and colours. Laminate surfaces are made of tightly […]

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Schools rebuilding programme

Posted: July 7th, 2020 | Category: Education, Healthcare, Latest News

We welcome the recent pledge by the prime minister, Boris Johnson, to provide a £1bn schools rebuilding programme over a 10-year investment plan for upgrades and refurbishments. This is the first major schools rebuilding programme since 2014 and will make sure the nation’s schools and colleges are fit for the future. It is part of […]

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Heatherwood Hospital, Ascot, Berkshire

Posted: July 3rd, 2020 | Category: Healthcare

We have been selected by architects BDP and main contractor, Kier Southern, to manufacture and install healthcare furniture at the brand new Heatherwood Hospital, being constructed in Ascot, Berkshire.   Heatherwood Hospital Heatherwood Hospital has been at Ascot for almost a century, but with ageing facilities and a growing need for investment, its long-term future […]

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Buying from a UK healthcare furniture manufacturer is key to future prosperity & control

Posted: June 16th, 2020 | Category: Healthcare, Latest News

To try and limit the spread of Covid-19, factories around the world had to cease production or operate at a much lower capacity than usual. This caused a lasting and significant disruption to supply chains, including the manufacturing and delivery of healthcare furniture. Although health care providers may have initially panicked at the high demand […]

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New healthcare furniture projects continue during lockdown

Posted: June 2nd, 2020 | Category: Healthcare, Latest News

We’re pleased to have been chosen by Modus Building Services to manufacture healthcare furniture for 6 modular CT scanner buildings. While not everything is continuing as normal during the Covid-19 pandemic, because our factory has been working to support the NHS, we’ve been able to support several contractors and architects for new healthcare furniture projects […]

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The future of healthcare architecture – how will it be changed by COVID-19?

Posted: May 20th, 2020 | Category: Healthcare, Latest News

It’s undeniable that the current global crisis of Covid-19 is going to change the way the world looks in ways never seen before. The way in which our spaces are used, whether for work, leisure or health, is coming under scrutiny and people are already looking at ways we can plan for a future that […]

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