In this Designer Case Study, Lori and her team will take you through the design concept stages to completion of the award winning Royal Star & Garter Homes in Surbiton, UK.

Lori will explain the client’s background, the approach to the project, the specific needs of the care home residents and the design innovations undertaken when designing a home for those with dementia.

The objectives of this e-learning are;

To provide an insight into the design features for a care home catering for residents with dementia or who are wheelchair bound
To demonstrate the use of relevant referencing for residents transferring from an older building
To demonstrate how individual limitations can be catered for within a care home facility

Commercial, Inclusive Design

Lori Pinkerton-Rolet

Lori Pinkerton-Rolet and her team at Park Grove Design base their work on a simple philosophy: good design should be timeless and unique.

Our clients are partners with us in the design process and are assured of continued support during and after project completion. An interior design professional since 1992, Lori's work has taken her from North America to Europe, and most recently Africa. Park Grove Design achieves high levels of client satisfaction through the innovative and creative use of new materials, attention to detail, and outstanding project coordination.

The portfolio of work is primarily boutique hotel projects and work with property developers, but ranges from15th Century manor houses and state-of-the-art new builds to offices and residential care homes. The company's work has been featured in Hospitality Interiors; idFX; The Evening Standard; House & Garden; Homes & Gardens; Ideal Home; Rooms & Living, and many other magazine titles and books.

Lori is a Past President of the British Institute of Interior Design. She is also an ADR Group Accredited Mediator. To view Lori's hotel portfollio please visit the Park Grove website.

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  • Duration: 00:15:00
  • Language: English
  • Cost: FREE
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