• Carpet should have a moisture resistant high performance backing to help resist incontinence issues.
  • Independent living spaces should be broadloom stretched over a dense pad.
  • Narrow borders should be used in corridors to prevent confined feelings.
  • Avoid cushion in corridors as it can present a trip hazard and makes rolling traffic difficult.
  • Carpet base can help reduce damage to base from impacts.
  • Large patterns can help hide stains, where small, intricate patterns can cause disorientation.