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Winners for the 10th Year in a row!

Over the past decade danfloor have had pleasure in accepting the Contract Flooring Journal (CFJ) award for the best broadloom carpet provider, as voted for by the readers of CFJ – the people who ultimately select our products. This years award ceremony was held at The Imperial War Museum in Cambridge.  Jeremy Bowyer East Midlands Area…

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Carpet is included in the latest Building Design Notes

danfloor are pleased to announce that a research paper prepared by Marketing Manager Catherine Helliker, in conjunction with Jenny Gill Director of the Design in Mental Health Network, has been referred to in the latest version of the Department of Health Building Notes – Facilities for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services. The research paper…

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Introducing the New Equinox Evolve

Equinox Evolve has now officially joined the award winning Equinox Collection and is offering an alternative subtle, yet elegant design, which compliments the overall Collection. At launch Evolve will offer 13 colours which are a combination of the most popular colours from Equinox Tones and will also see the introduction of some new on trend…

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The Evolution of tufting technology

6 new designs aptly named, Scape, Geo Form, Origin, Glaze, Manhattan and Forest will form the basis of the new stunning Evolution Collection. Evolution will be manufactured using Econyl’s nylon yarn which is 100% sustainable and infinitely regenerable and will exhibit outstanding performance features making it ideal for many sectors from healthcare to hospitality. The Evolution…

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First glimpse of the New Equinox Evolve

Last week some of the danfloor team paid a visit to our Danish manufacturing plant to see the new Colorpoint Machine in action. Small tweaks are still being made to ensure the end product meets all of danfloor’s exacting standards, but we are now just weeks away from the first rolls of the new Equinox…

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Memory Matters Cafe Update

Memory Matters South West are making great progress with the Moments Café which aims to reduce the stigma behind dementia. The build is well under way and the fit out of the cafe and meeting rooms will start soon with the aim to open its doors in March. By bringing a support network to the local…

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Festive Opening Times

With only 10 sleeps to go until the big day danfloor just wants to remind you about our Christmas opening times. On Friday 16th December the Bristol Sales Office will be closing at 2pm with normal business resuming on Monday 19th. Then on Friday 23rd December at 12pm the doors will be closing for 2016…

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danfloor introduces new carpet ranges

Danfloor used this years Care and Dementia show in Birmingham to preview their design concepts for the brand new carpet collections due for launch Spring 2017. After substantial investment into revolutionary tufting technology and design collaboration with their parent company Ulster Carpets danfloor will be introducing a brand new edition to the Equinox Collection Equinox Evolve and a stunning…

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Come and see us in October

October will be a busy month for danfloor as we will be showcasing our product range at two key healthcare shows. The first of which will be the Healthcare Estates Show in Manchester 4-5th October and the second will be the annual Care and Dementia Show at The NEC in Birmingham the week after, 11-12th…

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Winners of the CFJ Best Broadloom Carpet Provider Award 2016

danfloor had pleasure in accepting the Contract Flooring Journal (CFJ) award for the best broadloom carpet provider at a prestigious winners’ luncheon and awards presentation at The Brewery, London earlier this year. It is the ninth year in a row that danfloor have won this award, which is unique in the flooring industry because the winners…

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Lets Jump for Mind

Nobody should face mental health issues alone and at danfloor we support the great work that the charity Mind do to support those who are living with a mental health problem. As a result, we have decided to sponsor a local lady Loz Thompson, who is living with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Body…

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Mindful Design

With the Government pledging to deliver a revolution in general mental health treatment there is increased pressure to improve services and care for an increasing number of vulnerable people. Investing in good design is not only important for the service user’s safety, but can also have a profound effect on their psychological well-being. Supportive and…

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Light Fastness Explained

Light fastness is the term used to describe how resistant to fading an item is when exposed to light. Light striking a surface can alter or break the chemical bonds of the pigment, causing the colours to bleach or change, in a process known as photo degradation. Almost every carpet or any textile will lighten…

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Add a splash of mustard

At the end of last year we announced that we would be launching a selection of mustard colours across the Equinox collection. The new colours, which are in line with the latest colour trends, utilise subtle shades of mustard to produce a complimentary palette of colours. Suitably named Amora, French Mustard and Anvil join the…

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Do you want to work for us?

Area Sales Manager – South West England We are currently seeking an individual to cover the South West region which includes; Bristol, Somerset, Devon, Cornwall, Dorset and South Wales. The successful applicant must be capable of not only maintaining an established client portfolio but someone who also is able to meet our current growth targets….

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Your Views Count

The Contract Flooring Journal (CFJ) Awards are unique in that the winners are exclusively chosen by the readers of the CFJ, the suppliers and end users of the nominees. For the last eight years danfloor’s customers have voted for our products and we have received the award for the best broadloom provider. Every year we evolve…

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Would you like some Mustard with that?

Colour trend forecasts for next year indicate that mustard is going to be a key colour for design and fashion. With this in mind danfloor have been working on a range of mustard colours to join our Equinox, Tones and Stripe collection. During the Care Show in Birmingham we showed some of our key designers…

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danfloor’s top 5 for 2015

2015 has been an incredibly busy year for danfloor. Despite the continued economic issues affecting some areas of our target markets and the increasing presence of alternative options for flooring solutions we have maintained our market position and made headway into new markets. In addition to growing our sales force and sales support team we…

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Come and see us in Glasgow

On October 7th danfloor will be showcasing their product range at a one day roadshow being held in conjunction with Burgess Funiture. Panaz Fabrics, Axo Light and Select Contract Furniture will also be the event being held at The Flying Scotsman at the Corinthian Club between 10am and 7pm. Come and meet Liz McEwan to…

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Come and see us at the Design in Mental Health Show

Designed for the demands of the healthcare sector; including hospitals and specialist care facilities, our impervious carpet collection is BRE certified, hardwearing and has great sound absorption qualities making it ideal for therapeutic environments, such as Mental Healthcare Institutes. Due to these innovative features our carpets have been selected for a number of mental health…

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Why good design is vital for dementia sufferers

Good design is about enhancing and improving the environment in which people live and should be an underlying principle when it comes to the design of any care setting, especially those that accommodate people living with dementia. Choosing the right flooring solution is essential when designing for dementia and selecting the right colour is even…

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Winner of the CFJ Best Broadloom Carpet provider Award

We are pleased to announce that we have won the Contract Flooring Journal Award for the best broadloom carpet provider for not 1, not 2, not 3, but 8 years in a row!!! This is a great achievement for danfloor as it recognises the continued quality and performance of our ranges. As voting is carried…

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