Healthcare

Lyndon brings luxury to independent living

The luxury, quality and versatility of the seating and furniture from Lyndon by Boss Design is what helps makes Guinness Homes’ new Quayside apartments in Totnes, Devon, a much sought-after independent living development for the over fifty-fives. Specified by leading interior design specialists, Devon Interiors based in Exeter, Quayside boasts an array of Lyndon’s seating… Read More >

7 August 2018

Herring by YTM Group

For any retro inspired space a bit of Herringbone wood detailing is definitely needed.  YTM Group have recently launched a sideboard collection with this striking geometric design, aptly names ‘Herring’.YTM specialise in care home furniture and all their products meet the strict contract standards needed for this sector. However, YTM do not stop at contract quality… Read More >

18 June 2018

Q&A: Martin Quirke, Architect and PhD Researcher Dementia Services Development Centre

Our focus this month is Emotion and with that in mind, we have looked at how design can effect emotions in a healthcare environment, where emotions can be exaggerated and fragile.  Martin Quirke, joined the University of Stirling design team in 2016. Having worked across a broad spectrum of project types, from housing to public buildings, Martin’s… Read More >

30 May 2018

Just Imagine’s Healthy Portfolio

For the launch of our month focused on healthcare Rita Bancroft provided a thorough insight into retirement living in the 21st Century.  Rita showcased a case study by Just Imagine Contract Interiors, a leading interior design, procurement, and installation company in the healthcare who have seen the retirement apartment sector become a dominant part of their commissions,… Read More >

19 December 2017

The Personal Touch: Academic Palliative Care Unit at The Royal Liverpool Hospital

Ali Munro recently completed the interior of the new Academic Palliative Care Unit at The Royal Liverpool Hospital.  Commissioned by Professor John Ellershaw & his team.  Ali was briefed to create a calm & homely environment which welcomes patients. The 12 bedded unit, with is unique in this country, provides world leading compassionate clinical care for patients… Read More >

18 December 2017

Care Sector Q&A: James Parr of YTM Group

YTM Group produce and supply design-led contract furniture that is handmade in Britain. They manufacture for the hospitality, education and care sector. YTM Group Ltd is currently undertaking a huge new business development strategy to stay ahead of the rapidly changing care home furniture market. We sat down with their Head of Marketing, James Parr… Read More >

13 December 2017

Gerflor Strikes the Right Balance in Nursing Homes

Continuing our focus on Healthcare, we take a look at Gerflor’s focus on improving and developing flooring for the care industry. The ultimate type of flooring for nursing homes is one that strikes the perfect balance between a familiar design for residents with durable, hygienic, easy-to-clean characteristics – essential to nursing and care environments. Like other… Read More >

7 December 2017