Allsop & Francis have over 24 years experience in supplying laundry equipment and dishwashers to Care and Nursing Homes, which makes us the ideal choice when choosing a professional company to assist you in selecting correct specification machines for your business.
We pride ourselves on only recommending the machines which are best suited to the requirement and are not restricted by a specific manufacturer in doing so.
There are many factors to be taken into account when specifying a care home laundry or dishwasher and we take into consideration areas such as:
- Number of beds
- Available services
- Space & Access
- Potential growth
- Infection control
- Legislative requirements
- Health & Safety and Care Quality Commission (CQC)
All of the machines for care & nursing homes that we recommend and supply are designed for the high demands of commercial use, whilst being the most efficient available to reduce your running costs.
Washing machines from 5.5kg up to 32kg capacity are available and can be programmed to carry out both sluice and thermal disinfection washes to the HSG(95) 18 standard, they are also WRAS approved to conform to water authority regulations.
Tumble dryers are available in electric, gas and LPG versions and with the addition of the new heat pump technology; there isn’t a situation that dryers cannot accommodate. Designed for maximum efficiency not only will modern commercial dryers dry faster but more economically as well.
Dishwashing Miele Professionals unique range of fresh water dishwashers are the ideal solution for care and nursing homes, where speed linked with thermal disinfection are of paramount importance. The Miele G7859 Thermal Disinfection dishwasher has become the NHS standard and will hold temperatures of up to 93°C for as long as 10 minutes. The Department of Health’s recommendation is 82°C for 2 minutes for effective bug kill.