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Healthcare Carpets

Healthcare, hospital and care home carpets represent an especially demanding sector of the market and taking this into account, products for healthcare must be resilient, have good colour fastness and be easy to clean.

Kilworth work with all the major manufacturers of impervious backed, heavy duty healthcare carpets and this sector of the marketplace is one in which we are particularly strong with in excess of 25 years’ experience selling and fitting these product types.

Impervious Backing - Within the testing environment of healthcare, carpets experience much soiling and many spillages. Specially engineered products with an impervious backing trap the spillages within the pile of the carpet, enabling the soiling to be removed from the pile by localised cleaning methods.

Solution Dyed Yarns - In the aggressive Healthcare sector of the market, carpets often need to be cleaned on a daily basis. Therefore manufacture with ‘solution dyed’ yarns, which are resistant to bleach and staining, helps to preserve the overall appearance and maintains good colour fastness and minimal fading.

  • Impervious backed carpets for use in Nursing & Care Homes
  • Heavy duty solution dyed carpets for Hospitals & Clinics
  • Hard wearing, low level carpets for areas of heavy wheelchair use
  • Excellent colour options for use alongside modern fabrics
  • Manufactured using nylon & polypropylene to provide better wear
  • Carpet resistant to bleach based products to preserve better colourfastness
  • Available in 2m, 4m or 5m widths to ensure economy of requirement

“A job well done, really good example of professional team work. I was pleased to receive word that the awkward Laundry refurbishment was completed and ahead of schedule.”

S.Foote, Facilities & Purchasing Manager, Quantum Care Group