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Practicality meets comfort at Tudor Lodge Retirement Facility

Posted on September 22nd, by jacob in Caring Times, Sponsored post. No Comments

Tudor Lodge, a development of 30, one and two bedroom, purpose-built retirement apartments based in Solihull, in the West Midlands, has upgraded the carpet in its communal areas with Total Care, from Heckmondwike.

The existing carpet at Tudor Lodge had been in situ since the facility was built in 2008. Tudor Lodge is managed by retirement specialist Millstream Management Services, with Lodge Manager Diane Bennett responsible for all ongoing service and maintenance of the development. Diane undertook a period of consultation with residents, starting in 2016, to gather opinion on a refresh of all communal areas at Tudor Lodge.

Diane remarked: “The time had come for an upgrade of internal decoration of the Lodge’s communal areas; the existing carpet had been installed when Tudor Lodge was built and although in good condition, wear and tear was becoming an issue from an aesthetic … Read More »

With tailored access rights for all users, SMARTair™ brings added flexibility and security to a Danish care home

Posted on March 29th, by admin in Caring Times, Sponsored post. No Comments


Residents, staff, visitors and contractors all need different levels of access at a residential care premises. Creating a safe, secure environment demands that the needs of all these separate user groups are met. At Dagmargården — a newly built care home operated by the Skanderborg Housing Cooperative — SMARTair™ wireless access control delivered just that.

When making plans for a new, state-of-the-art care centre, the Skanderborg Housing Cooperative sought modern access control suited to every user’s needs. Also important to the cooperative was that their Dagmargården care home should be a welcoming, key-free environment, without the negative associations of key chains and mechanically locked doors.

Working with a trusted local installer, the Skanderborg Housing Cooperative chose SMARTair™ wireless access control from ASSA ABLOY. Because installation is wire-free — SMARTair™ components are battery-powered — the new system saves the cooperative both time … Read More »

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