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Reminiscence Furniture Range for Care Homes

Reminiscence Furniture Range for Care Homes

By on Feb 11, 2017 in News | Furniture for Care Homes | 0 comments

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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Stylish Reminiscence Furniture

Stylish Reminiscence Furniture

By on Jul 14, 2015 in News | Furniture for Care Homes | 0 comments

Reminiscence furniture can be an incredibly useful part of your dementia care, and is now a well known technique for putting sufferers at ease. It aims to replicate familiar decor of their past to create a calming and therapeutic experience to help with dementia care. They combine retro 1950s styles with functionality to produce furniture which is perfect for a care home setting. These furniture pieces are designed to be incredibly stylish and with this retro style growing incredibly popular they would be equally as home in a prestigious hotel, than in a nursing home. Forward Thinking Reminiscence Furniture: Our most recent range of reminiscence furniture incorporates a wide range of pieces from stylish tub chairs, through to two tone sideboards – perfectly suited to lounge, bedroom or dining room furniture. We understand that reminiscence furniture, as well as being designed to the needs of dementia sufferers, must perform under tough conditions.  To ensure that they are durable and long lasting our soft furnishings come in extensive range of contract grade waterproof fabrics,. Our wooden reminiscence furniture is finished with a low maintenance resin wax which not only brings out the natural beauty of the wood, but also makes it wipe clean if any spills should occur. These measures enable you to get waterproof materials and reminiscence furniture  in our stylish trademark fabrics and designs. Find out more about reminiscence furniture: Many care homes have taken the move to create a reminiscence room, or provide reminiscence furniture in bedrooms of dementia sufferers to help with their care, after recent research has  shown its significance. If you would like to find out more about our reminiscence furniture then please get in touch with a member of our expert team, or browse through our selection...

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Reminiscence Furniture – Looking back is the way forward

Reminiscence Furniture – Looking back is the way forward

By on Mar 11, 2015 in News | Furniture for Care Homes | 0 comments

In the light of the launch of our new range of reminiscence furniture we thought we’d take a look at the benefits that can reminiscence and dementia furniture can have on the care and treatment of residents in care homes and healthcare establishments. Reminiscence Furniture in Action The concept of reminiscence furniture is to place patients in an environment which is familiar in décor to their past – usually a 1950’s style. The aim of this technique is to stimulate memories and give the residents a familiar grounding to make them feel at ease. These recognizable elements of their past, are thought to reduce confusion and promote a sense of calm. It is also suggested that this stimuli can prompt memories which encourage communication in sufferers increasing confidence and independence. Appropriate furniture and accessories can be used as part of a larger reminiscence treatment plan, using memory boxes and triggers such as photos to create talking points and increase interaction between dementia sufferers and care givers. There have been many studies into the use of reminiscence environments and although more research is needed to provide definitive figures of improvement, there have been many positive results with professionals now viewing it as a practical and effective approach towards dignity preserving dementia care.   Reminiscence and Dementia Furniture Experts Our range of reminiscence furniture is wide and includes a variety of classic furniture and reminiscence pieces, including pictures, memory boxes and screens. All of our reminiscence furniture is finished with  a low maintenance resin wax, which can be wiped clean after spills. In addition to our reminiscence furniture we also design pieces specifically suited to dementia sufferers, with easy view sections and opening features. Take a look at our range today. To find out more about our care furniture then please get in touch with our dedicated team who are on hand to answer any questions you may...

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New Reminiscence Furniture

New Reminiscence Furniture

By on Jan 20, 2015 in New Products, News | Furniture for Care Homes | 0 comments

We are very pleased to announce the launch of a brand new range of Reminiscence Furniture, available at Hill & Hill for your carehome. This specially designed range of furniture aims to invoke memories of the past; it features a retro look which draws inspiration from the interior design trends of the 1950s and 1960s. These designs will seem familiar to your residents; they will help create warm and inviting spaces in your carehome. These can be enjoyed by residents, visitors, and staff alike. The Reminiscence Furniture range has an array of well thought out features designed with functionality and style in mind. For example, the use of high quality waterproof fabrics makes the Reminiscence furniture range incredibly convenient to keep clean while remaining plush and comfortable. This is good for your care teams as they will spend less time cleaning, and also fantastic for your residents as they can relax in comfort and style. Reminiscence Furniture, Built to Last The Reminiscence Furniture is made in England using quality materials and made to order by experienced craftsmen. With decades of experience in creating striking and durable furnishings for carehomes and private homes alike, you are guaranteed a superior product for your carehome every time. Regularly attending events such as the NEC Care Show allows us to stay ahead of the curve in designing and supplying quality carehome furniture. Contact Us About Our Reminiscence Furniture Individual pieces can be made bespoke to your design. A benefit of this service is that it allows you to control the look and feel of your carehome; you can create stunning interiors more in-keeping with boutique hotels than your usual carehome. We also provide a complete range of flame retardant furnishings and flame retardant curtains. Here are a few pieces of retro-styled reminiscence furniture items for you to view; we feel sure they will be a popular addition to any care home. If you’d like any further information on our ranges, please don’t hesitate to get in...

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