+Positive spaces

August 3, 2021

Urbanest Student Accommodation

Architect: AJ+C Project: Urbanest Student Accommodation, NSW, Australia Segment: Education  Product: Carpet Tile: Human Nature, Urban Retreat, On Line. LVT: Textured Woodgrains   Sydney is one of the world’s most attractive cities to live in. Welcoming a large number of students to its range of educational institutions that are looking for a home away from home,…

August 3, 2021

Greenway Views Senior Living Village

Architect: Gray Puksand Project: Greenway Views Seniors’ Living Village, ACT, Australia Segment: Education Products: Carpet Tile: World Woven 1m x 1m. LVT: Woodgrains – Antique Light Oak, Ash Walnut, Chestnut, Dark Walnut. Stones – Cool Marble Project Size: 16,905 sqm   Gray Puksand’s design for LDK Healthcare and Cromwell Property of Canberra’s Greenway Views Seniors’ Living…

July 21, 2021

Sero Institute, Perth Headquarters

Architect: Built Ink Project: Educational Facility for the Sero Institute Perth Headquarters, Australia Segment: Education Products: Carpet: NY+LON Streets™ LVT: Level Set Collection – Natural Woodgrains Project size: 765 sqm   Designed and constructed by Built Ink, this project required a tightly budgeted refurbishment of a 1970s’ decrepit showroom into a funky and immersive space to…

May 18, 2021

Assessing when to replace the carpet flooring of a facility

Carpet tiles in general have a long life but this mainly depends on the quality of carpet tiles, the volume of foot traffic your flooring has experienced, and the maintenance schedule adopted. Although regular cleaning and proper maintenance can help to increase the life of your carpet, regular use will mean that it will eventually…

February 26, 2021

Safe & hygienic flooring options for schools and universities in India

A safe, comfortable, and hygienic learning environment has a unique opportunity to influence not only the students and staff who occupy the classrooms, auditoriums, and administrative areas on a campus, but also the community in which it is located. We can’t deny that flooring is the foundation to foster positive learning in schools, colleges, and…

July 27, 2020

Measurable Actions for Positive Impact

A chat with Guy Heywood, Chief Operating Officer, Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas In recent years, sustainability has seeped into everyday parlance, and the demand for socially and environmentally responsible travel experiences has soared. As a growing number of consumers would tell you, luxurious experiences that are bad for the planet and for people are…

May 20, 2020

Keen to put Human Centred Design into practice? Here’s how Interface can help.

We spend up to 90% of our lives in buildings. Being cooped up indoors is often harmful to our health and wellbeing – a fact that has never been more apparent now that scores of people around the world are adjusting to working and learning from home. The good news is that we can design…

May 18, 2020

Can Biophilic Design Improve Emotional Wellbeing?

In a post-COVID-19 world, emotional wellbeing will become more important than ever. Regardless of what our built spaces look like in the future, it makes sense that we need to give more thought to how they make us feel. Considering we spend the majority of our lives indoors, can we use biophilic design to support emotional wellbeing?