For most Australian organizations, furniture is a long-term investment and for some industries, such as aged care or health care, furniture choice is determined by whether it is fit-for-purpose.
Afterall, furniture can greatly impact the quality of life for aged care or health care residents and staff. In the case of aged care, furniture design plays a vital role in the emotional and physical wellbeing of elderly residents. It should be designed to promote safety and mobility to help residents maintain their independence for as long as possible. It should also create a warm, non-clinical and residential feel. How do you know if you are buying quality furniture that is fi t-for-purpose?
Drawing on our 20 years in the furniture manufacturing industry, we have put together a furniture quality checklist that will help you to get the best return on your investment: