15 New Products For Senior Living Environments
Markilux’s MX-4 awning for patios, gardens, and balconies features a flush wall connection, tilt technology, and an array of customizable sensor options for rain, wind, and sunny weather. Additionally, MX-4 can include integrated LED lighting elements, swiveling and rotatable spotlights, and external wall lights, all controllable through smart technology. markilux.com/en-us/
Patcraft introduces Meaning II to its EcoSystem Collection of PVC-free, bio-based resilient flooring. The collection includes coordinating wood-pattern plank and sheet options as well as abstract tile styles. Derived from rapidly renewable resources, including canola, rapeseed, and castor oil, EcoSystem is free of ortho phthalates, plasticizers, and solvents. patcraft.com
Fabricut Contract presents the Upholstery Essentials Volume III collection, comprising 11 new performance fabrics, including Supreen, a performance upholstery that’s free of perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances. The expanded Essentials collection features plush chenilles, strié textures, a menswear-inspired distressed herringbone, and an elegant microfiber. fabricutcontract.com
Hydrangea in a Cube Vase by Radiant incorporates faux hydrangea stems set in a glass cube or acrylic vase with acrylic water. The arrangement measures 8 by 7 by 8 inches and is ideal for memory care settings where using faux flowers and greenery products that are less breakable is desired. flowersbyradiant.com
Custom 3D Shadowboxes by Creative A can house a variety of objects, such as historic memorabilia, vintage cameras, and instruments. The handcrafted units can be customized to any size and dimension. creativea.com
The Rühe collection from Allseating includes guest, tandem, and lounge seating available in 15 standard seating configurations. Designed by industrial designer Mike Shields, the seating features a 14-gauge steel frame, extended arm caps, and soft cleanouts between seats. The line also comes with various table options. allseating.com
Burch Design Studio
The Burch Design Studio introduces the Astoria + Gramercy + Viceroy + Warwick luxury performance textile collection. Astoria is a dramatic damask style; Gramercy’s leaf design is woven into chenille; Viceroy features a diamond pattern; and Warwick includes a multidimensional velvety stripe. The collection uses Crypton’s permanent stain treatment with a moisture barrier backing. burchfabrics.com
Crossville Inc. launches the Civilization Porcelain Tile Collection inspired by the visuals and textures of basalt stone in durable porcelain tile. The carbon-neutral line includes semipolished and unpolished options in a variety of sizes as well as mosaic options. The trim package comes in bullnose and cove base styles. crossvilleinc.com
DRD + M Series Modular Downlighting System from DMF Lighting features tool-less, interchangeable modules, optics, and more than 50 trim options. The high-performing LED modules, including downlight and adjustable models, provide precise lighting control. Integrated drivers allow for below-ceiling access to enable quick and easy maintenance or upgrading. dmflighting.com
Design Pool LLC
Design Pool LLC’s Swallowtail Farm Collection of patterns for wallcoverings, upholstery, and privacy screens is designed in collaboration with herbalist Lauren Pignatello from Swallowtail Farm & Creamery in Maine. The line features 14 new patterns inspired by six medicinal plants, including Yarrow, Queen Anne’s Lace, Roses, Bee Balm, Lady’s Mantle, and Elderberry. designpoolpatterns.com
Street Level Studio
Door Designs for Memory Care from Street Level Studio can help support security by disguising a door to look like a familiar object, such as a bookshelf (shown) or window with an alpine view. The designs can be customized, including graphics and substrate, and come in a range of sizes from standard single door to double doors. streetlevelstudio.com
Optique Lighting introduces Rettangolo I, II, and III Nano Linear architectural luminaires with a clean, minimal design. The luminaires feature a slim profile and are available in continuous lengths up to 8 feet or longer lengths using multiple fixtures. The line is ideal for use in ceiling coves and niches as well as under cabinets, shelves, and countertops. optique-lighting.com
Outdoor Biobased Xorel from Carnegie is a plant-based, commercial-grade outdoor performance textile. The collection includes 85 percent biobased polyethylene content and is non-absorbent, fast drying, bleach cleanable, wear and stain resistant, colorfast, and antibacterial. The line is Cradle to Cradle Gold and Living Product Challenge certified. carnegiefabrics.com
Novare Products LLC
Novare Products LLC’s Fully Accessible Wall Storage uses a patented robotic technology to lower down a wall cabinet a maximum of three feet to enable better access. The line is designed for use in laundry areas, closets, and kitchens. novare.biz
Concertex introduces The Nomadic Collection, a high-performance upholstery textile collection inspired by nature. The line includes Wayfarer and Highlands, two digitally created silicone hybrid prints with a realistic woven look. Trek, a parquet-woven fabric, uses the manufacturer’s liquid barrier technology. concertex.com
New senior living design products
From lighting and seating to new materials and outdoor furnishings, vendors and manufacturers are introducing a range of new products to support senior living environments.
Above, click through a slideshow of some of the latest products introduced into the senior living design market.
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