2012 i2r Bonus Winner for Use of NATURAL CREATIONS
Springhill Medical Center – Mobile, Alabama
NATURAL CREATIONS® ENHANCES SPA-LIKE ATMOSPHERE IN HOSPITAL SETTING
At the core of its mission, Springhill Medical Center (SMC) values providing high quality health care in a comfortable setting.
The emphasis on creating a soothing, spa-like atmosphere was central to the renovation of SMC’s Gastroenterology Department.
Designers selected NATURAL CREATIONS® Luxury Vinyl Tile because it met the hospital’s aesthetic and performance requirements in a cost-effective floor covering.
To create a stylish yet comfortably familiar look, designers blended the beauty of natural hardwood in the ArborArt® line with the abstract, organic patterns in the Mystix® collection. The natural textures are perfectly balanced in a neutral palette, creating a soothing visual with a modern, slightly
The extensive range of coordinated colors, patterns, and textures across all NATURAL CREATIONS lines provided designers greater
flexibility in coordinating flooring designs throughout the entire project.
Visual: The rustic visuals of driftwood and silk scarf mixed with the linear look of aria to create a modern look and feel.
Life-Cycle Costing: NATURAL CREATIONS is a high-performance, low-maintenance floor with exceptional durability and longevity with endless design
Maintenance: Armstrong’s UV-cured coating can eliminate the need for polishes and spray buffing, which saves time, costs, energy and resources.
Environmental: NATURAL CREATIONS has low VOC emissions – California Section 01350 compliant, third-party FloorScore™ certification (meeting
stringent indoor air quality standards) and LEED® eligibility.