Archive for October, 2010

Architectural door hardware is the Way to Go when building a nursing home

Friday, October 8th, 2010

When constructing your nursing home or even renovating the same, all you wish to have is something that will make your competitors go green with envy. There could be nothing better than incorporating a door with fittings that would look awesome and also be extremely useful, both at the same time.

Architectural door hardware is yet another style of door knick knacks that help your home look better than what it always did. You might even install the kind of locksets that you always dreamed about for this segment has some of the best designs of the same. Especially when you notice the finials on those beautiful solid brass hinges. No wonder people take the doors and their fittings so seriously!

Nursing Home Sound Control Curtains

Tuesday, October 5th, 2010

Well it seemed like a good idea although we do not know if it has been implemented in any nursing homes or hospitals yet. In thisĀ  nurse article it explains how Dr. Krishan Ahuja, Regents researcher and head of the acoustics and aerodynamics branch in the Georgia Tech Research Institute’s (GTRI) Aerospace & Transportation Laboratory, has designed a unique modular system of curtains that blends aesthetics with audio privacy. They would probally be able to use MLV in the sandwich. Although it is heavy Mass Loaded Vinyl can be obtained in weights of half pound per square foot. Now how about creating a portable sound barrier curtain that the nurses can use during their break!