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New fire retardant fabrics for care homes.

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New fire retardant fabrics for care homes.

We have just received some brand new, hot off the press pattern books from Fabric companies Skopos and Edmund Bell. Skopos launched Flores Silvestri at the Care show this October. A gorgeous collection of delicate hand drawn botanical prints in soft shades of grey / blues, ochre and olive greens. there are smaller leaf patterns for cushions and bed throws and gorgeous plaids that could be used for upholstery. All the designs can be printed onto different base cloths and can even be printed onto wallpaper. The whole collection is a dream for an interior designer.     Edmund Bells new Chelsea collection is stunning, it has boutique hotel style written all over it!! Predominantly plaids in various styles with the addition of blazer stripes and delicate florals. Edmund Bell have a vast collection of inherently fire retardant plains that would compliment this print collection beautifully. The designs in this collection can be printed on any base cloth from bedding weight to waterproof upholstery. There are endless combinations in this one collection and we are really looking forward to putting the schemes together over the coming weeks. For more information on our fabric collections please turn to the contact us page or call 01246 591549....

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Care Show 2017 | Furniture for Care Homes

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Care Show 2017 | Furniture for Care Homes

    EDINBURGH WEAVERS AT THE CARE SHOW.     Thank you to Edinburgh Weavers for using one of our 2 seater sofas to display some of their new fire retardant Care Home fabrics. Edinburgh Weavers stand looked magnificent with the launch of their first wallpaper collection and showcasing a brand new collection of print designs. Basically any of their designs can be printed on any base cloth or wallpaper. All fabrics and wallpapers are inherently fire retardant and the upholstery fabrics are also waterproof, ideal for use in care home furniture. If you are interested in having a look at any samples or if you would like Hill & Hill Design to put together a free design scheme using our care home furniture then please call on 01246 591549....

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An Excellent Choice for Flame Retardant Furnishings

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An Excellent Choice for Flame Retardant Furnishings

  Flame retardant furnishings are a legal requirement in many places that the public have access to, and this goes for care homes. In the past, flame retardant furnishings have been made from unattractive and uncomfortable fabrics. We at Hill and Hill understand that while you need to meet fire safety guidelines in your care home, you also want to create a welcoming and comfortable environment for your staff, residents, and any visitors to your establishment; our range of flame retardant soft furnishings will tick all your boxes for quality, style, and comfort. Discover Our Range of Flame Retardant Furnishings Our range of furnishings and flame retardant curtains really do stand out from the crowd, in terms of both quality and style. Whether you are looking for something plain and subtle, or something a little more daring, you’ll find it all in our impressive range. Some of the most popular options for flame retardant furnishings are our waterproof fabrics. These lend themselves particularly well to use in the care home setting. One reason for this suitability is ease of cleaning. Our specialist, waterproof flame retardant furnishings are a breeze to keep clean, which is ideal in the care home setting where spills need to be handled quickly and safely. Furthermore, many also have antibacterial properties and can be washed at 70°C, making them extraordinarily hygienic. Flame Retardant Furnishings for Care Homes Our soft furnishings are the icing on the cake in your care home. They can have a dramatic effect on the aesthetic of a room, adding warmth and character instantly. As we have an incredibly diverse range of flame retardant soft furnishings and fabric choices, you can tailor your interior to meet your needs perfectly. If you are interested in our flame retardant furnishings and would like to know more, please don’t hesitate to get in...

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Create Dementia Friendly Environments with Our Furniture for Care Homes

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Create Dementia Friendly Environments with Our Furniture for Care Homes

  Creating inviting and safe environments for vulnerable adults with dementia presents unique challenges and factors to consider. At Hill and Hill, we are very familiar with these challenges, and are proud to offer a specially designed range of furniture for care homes. Our furniture for care homes is ideal for refreshing individual rooms, as well as refurbishing your care home on a larger scale. Furthermore, our furniture ranges also create a welcoming, boutique atmosphere in holiday homes, B&Bs, and hotels across the country. Discover Our Versatile Range of Furniture for Care Homes When you choose the experts in furniture for care homes, you can rest assured that you’ve made a choice for quality, cost effectiveness, and style. Our experience in the industry has given us a fantastic understanding of how care homes operate, and the specific needs placed on furniture in this environment. It is vital that your new furniture for care homes is incredibly tough and durable. Our ranges are tough enough to handle the wear and tear that comes from heavy daily use; they boast special features to help your residents and teams in their daily activities. For example, our furniture for care homes can be upholstered with a choice of attractive fabrics, including waterproof options for ease of cleaning; we also offer fabrics which have been graded by dementia specialists as suitable for those with dementia. Our care home furniture ranges also have easy to operate features such as dipped fronts on drawers rather than traditional draw fronts. The simple changes can make a world of difference to your residents’ quality of life. Call Us to Discuss Your Requirements for Furniture for Care Homes For more information on our quality furniture for care homes, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with our team. We’re always happy to discuss your requirements, and offer any help and advice you may need when it comes to selecting your...

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A Range of Flame Retardant Curtains

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A Range of Flame Retardant Curtains

  When furnishing your care home, it is vitally important that you select flame retardant curtains and other soft furnishings. Not only is this a legal requirement, but it is also important when you consider the health and safety of your residents, visitors, and care teams. Here at Hill & Hill, we provide a gorgeous and practical range of flame retardant curtains for the care home and hospitality industries. High Quality Flame Retardant Curtains for the Care Home   When you choose us to provide your care home curtains, you can rest assured that you are choosing a high quality and cost effective option. We have decades of experience in designing and creating stylish and practical furniture and furnishings for the care home setting. Furthermore, due to the high standards of our furnishings, they are incredibly popular in the leisure and hospitality industries. They have been used in hotels, holiday homes, and care homes up and down the country; take a look at our case studies. As many of our fabric choices have been graded with help of the Alzheimer’s Society, they are even suitable for use in specialist dementia care centres. Moreover, once you have made your fabric selection, we can create a range of co-ordinating items. In addition to our flame retardant curtains, we can also provide cushions and bed linen; we can also upholster furniture in matching fabrics for a well-put-together look. Our flame retardant curtains and furnishings are created in our workshop by our highly experienced team of seamstress and sewists. They meet health and safety guidelines, and will exceed your expectations in terms of quality.   Contact Us for Stylish Flame Retardant Curtains   If you are looking for stylish, high quality flame retardant curtains and furnishings, please don’t hesitate to call us. We are always happy to discuss your options, and offer any help and advice you may need. You can view examples of our soft furnishings and furniture here, perfect for giving you some ideas and...

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Flame Retardant Furnishings for Every Setting

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Flame Retardant Furnishings for Every Setting

Here at Hill & Hill, we offer a fantastic range of flame retardant furnishings, which are perfectly suited to your care home. As well as this, due to their impressive strength and durability, our soft furnishings are ideal for use in the hospitality industry. With such a vast range of fabrics to choose from for your flame retardant furnishings, you’ll find the perfect solution for you, whether you’re refurbishing a room or two, or your entire premises.   Flame Retardant Furnishings for Your Care Home Flame retardant furnishings are a must for every setting, especially the care home. They not only look fantastic in place, but can help improve the safety of your care home residents. In addition to this, our flame retardant furnishings and furniture ranges often feature wipe-clean materials, and the fabric has an anti bacterial quality; they can even be washed at up to 70ºC for your peace of mind. This has the added benefit of making our care home furnishings exceptionally easy to keep clean and hygienic. We manufacture our flame retardant furnishings in our workrooms, and only source the highest quality materials. This means that not only do our flame retardant furnishings meet safety regulations, they also look fabulous! A range of flexible options mean that our skilled seamstresses can create flame retardant furnishings which are perfect for your needs. Furthermore, most of our fabrics have been graded with the assistance of Alzheimer’s Society experts for suitability for use in dementia care homes.   Contact Us to Discuss Your Flame Retardant Furnishings Requirements Our team is always happy to assist you with any step when it comes to choosing your new flame retardant furnishings. So, if you have any questions, would like any advice, or would like to discuss your requirements, then please don’t hesitate to get in touch. Please feel free to take a look at our gallery and case studies for ideas and...

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Reminiscence Furniture Range for Care Homes

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Reminiscence Furniture Range for Care Homes

Here at Hill and Hill, we have years of experience in designing and creating gorgeous, speciality furniture, which is perfect for care and residential homes. As part of our range of care home furniture, we offer our 1950s retro styled Reminiscence furniture range. Our Reminiscence furniture is crafted from solid oak, and oak veneers, and offers an incredibly sturdy and stylish option for care and residential homes, as well as being perfectly suited to the hospitality industry; it would look right at home in a boutique hotel!   Reminiscence Furniture is Perfect for Your Care Home   Over 80% of care home residents live with dementia and its effects. We understand that independence is so important to residents and their families, and our specially designed Reminiscence furniture range is specially designed to assist with this. Incredibly durable to withstand bumps, scrapes, and spills, our Reminiscence furniture range features solid oak construction, veneers, and contract grade waterproof fabrics. The use of high quality waterproof fabrics in care home furniture like our Reminiscence furniture range means that the furnishings are much easier to keep clean than standard furniture. This allows care teams to ensure the environment is as clean as possible, to adhere to infection control policy. As well as this, it the waterproof fabric featured in our Reminiscence furniture range means that it will keeps its good looks for as long as possible, offering you excellent value for money. In addition to our gorgeous and practical Reminiscence furniture, we also have a range of complementing Reminiscence accessories, which are perfectly suited to your care home.   Contact Us for Gorgeous Reminiscence Furniture   If you’re interested in our Reminiscence furniture, or any of our other ranges, please don’t hesitate to call us. Our team is always more than happy to discuss your needs, and offer any help and advice you might need. You can also find more information on the furniture we design and manufacture in our furniture guides, and our furniture FAQs, and take a look at our gallery and case studies for examples of our stylish care home...

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The Benefits of Specialist Care Home Furniture

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The Benefits of Specialist Care Home Furniture

It’s well known that care home furniture takes a lot of punishment over the lifetime of the item. Daily life in the care home inevitably involves spills, as knocks and bumps, and your care home furniture needs to be up to the task! Here at Hill & Hill, we design our care home furniture to be tough enough to withstand heavy duty use, without compromising on style!   Care Home Furniture to Maximise Your Care Home’s Potential   Our expert team design and create furniture which is incredibly durable and long-lasting. This is a very important factor to consider, as care home furniture must be tough enough to resist years of heavy use, while still being safe for your residents, care teams, and visitors. Strength is a desirable property of our care home furniture; as well as contributing to the safety of residents during general use, it can also help your care teams in situations where manual handling is involved. A lot of our care home furniture also has the benefit of being wipe-clean, which saves time and can help you adhere to infection control policy. Whatever your current care home furniture style is, as our range is so extensive and customisable we’re confident you’ll find the perfect additions which will fit right in! If you’re looking to make more extensive changes to your care home, we also offer complete packages of care home furniture like our Ashcroft, Harrogate, and Moorland ranges. This makes is especially quick and easy to completely update your care home furniture, and even includes complementing soft furnishings to complete the look!   For Outstanding Care Home Furniture, Contact Us Today!   If you’d like any further information on our range, or would like to discuss your care home furniture requirements with us, please don’t hesitate to get in touch! You may also like to take a look at our furniture guide. It’s full of information on all the specialist furniture we offer, from our Reminiscence range, through to our specialist dementia care home...

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What to Consider When Choosing Furniture for Care Homes

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What to Consider When Choosing Furniture for Care Homes

When selecting furniture for care homes, we at Hill & Hill know that there are more things to consider compared to when choosing new furniture for the home. Due to the nature of the care home setting, harsher demands are placed on furniture for care homes, but how do you know that an item of furniture is up to the task? If you’re searching for care home furniture and are unsure what qualities to look out for, we can help!   What to Look for in Furniture for Care Homes   Furniture for care homes needs to be unparalleled in terms of durability, as it needs to withstand years of heavy use. This is vital, as weak and unreliable furniture poses a risk not only to your residents, but also your care teams and visitors! Cleaning is an important part of daily life in care homes. Selecting furniture for care homes which is quick and easy to clean not only makes your care home sparkle, but can save lives by helping you with infection control matters. Choosing wipe-clean surfaces which can be disinfected easily saves your care teams’ time. You must also take style into account when choosing furniture for care homes. First and foremost, a care home is a home to the residents who live there. The furniture you select can really have an effect on their quality of life, transforming your care home into a comfortable and stylish place to live; great for morale! For residents with dementia and similar conditions, consider choosing furniture for care homes which has specially designed features. An example would be the rounded edges and scooped drawer fronts of our Hockley range, part of our specialist dementia furniture range. This can help your residents keep their independence for longer!   Contact Us for Innovative and Attractive Furniture for Care Homes   If you’d like any help and advice on selecting the ideal furniture for care homes, please don’t hesitate to get in touch! You can also take a look at our furniture guides for further information on our ranges or try our...

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Flame Retardant Nursing Home Furniture & Furnishings

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Flame Retardant Nursing Home Furniture & Furnishings

Here at Hill & Hill Design, we’ve been providing nursing home furniture and flame retardant furnishings to care homes and the hospitality industry for years. In this time, we’ve really gotten to know what our customers are looking for in their soft furnishings and furniture. Our gorgeous range of flame retardant curtains in particular are perfect for any setting, but have been developed especially for the hospitality industry, and for use in care homes. With a huge range of designs available, they guarantee to compliment our nursing home furniture perfectly. As well as this, the majority of our range of fabrics have been graded in association with the help of experts from the Alzheimer’s Society, to demonstrate its suitability for use by those with dementia. They’re exceptionally high quality, and are safe and durable. So, if you’re trying to create a boutique look on a budget, and have extra safety concerns, our flame retardant furnisihings are the perfect solution! Our Nursing Home Furniture & Furnishings Are The Perfect Combination To compliment our fantastic range of nursing home furniture, which includes bedroom furniture, lounge, dining room and seating options which are designed with comfort and practicality in mind, we are also the proud suppliers of a fantastic range of flame retardant furnishings. We have something for every individual style preference and budget. All you need to do is select a pattern and style from our range. Once you’ve done this and provided the necessary measurements, we will then deliver your new flame retardant furnishings to your door. Our fabrics are excellent for flame retardant curtains, bedding, upholstery and accessories. This means your care home, guest house, or other hospitality venue can have a cohesive look throughout! Contact Us Today for Nursing Home Furniture & Furnishings If you’re interested in fitting our flame retardant curtains or any of our other nursing home furniture, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us. We’re more than happy to discuss your requirements, and can offer advice on which options will be best for both your residents and...

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