Within healthcare settings, where events range from simple routine procedures to life-threatening health events, stress levels throughout the building are elevated. Healthcare design can address these stress levels by incorporating nature to help patients, healthcare workers, and visitors reduce stress levels and aid healing.
Bringing nature in through gardens and expanses of windows provide a tangible connection to nature. In areas where this is not possible can design help? Yes.
Today’s designers uses materials with the look and feel of nature, soft natural color schemes, and living plants to turn a clinical space into a warm inviting places of healing. Look to the neutral backgrounds of wood-look tile or natural stone to seamlessly link outdoor views and nature inspired interiors. To find such nature-inspired materials, check out these Lea Ceramiche collections for on-trend choices to meet these demands while offering Mircoban antimicrobial protection:
- Bio Plank – Reproduces natural wood surfaces on porcelain tiles. Offers R11 anti-slip resistance. Available in 6 natural wood colors.
- Bio Timber – With LEA FULL HD digital printing, reproduces the knots and grains found in natural wood. Available in 5 oak color variants.
- Nova – Characterized by slight movement, delicate textures and soft neutral colors, Nova fits in with natural environments. Available in 5 colors.
These are just some of the collections with Microban technology suitable for Healthcare design. See other Microban collections by Lea Ceramiche and learn more about the technology at: http://www.ceramichelea.it/en/company/microban/