A commercial carpet from GH Commercial met the interior aesthetic of the Haus restaurant in Hahndorf, South Australia, while ensuring quick installation at the busy site.
Nestled in the Adelaide Hills, the small town of Hahndorf enjoys a reputation as one of Australia’s busiest tourist attractions and is ranked as the country’s oldest German settlement. Its tree-lined main street, home to the butcher, baker and candlestick maker, is home to myriad artisan shops, galleries and workshops, a blacksmith, jeweler, craft brewery, traditional confectioneries, cafes and more.
Occupying pride of place, the multi-award winning Restaurant Haus is an original German-built building from the 1850s, rich in history and character, while the larger Haus complex offers multiple accommodation sites and hosts conferences, events, receptions and weddings.
High performance flooring
Seeking to update the flooring of this popular restaurant, the designers sought a product that could blend seamlessly with the existing heritage aesthetic – think rustic wood beams, exposed brick and stone walls – while complementing also the new glazed open spaces.
As the restaurant is open seven days a week and offers breakfast, lunch and dinner, it was crucial to find flooring that could be installed quickly to disrupt service as little as possible.
GH Commercial’s broadloom carpet – York Street by Feltex in Pepperwood – met the specifications, offering warmth, comfort and a subtle tonal look that cleverly blended into the established decor. This 3.66m wide roll of commercial carpet can be installed quickly with minimal seams.
Beautifully crafted from 100% New Zealand wool, York Street carpet’s tiered loop finish is perfectly suited for hospitality, with an exceptionally soft underfoot feel for busy customers and waiters, and a pattern Convenient textured that’s great for concealing minor spills. between cleanings.
The wool carpet’s unique fibrous structure is naturally stain resistant, flame retardant and resilient, with a 3-star Commercial Heavy Duty rating from the independent Carpet Institute of Australia (ACCS) ensuring durability. Wool also helps regulate temperature, keeping things cooler in the summer and warmer in the winter, and its soundproofing properties serve to dampen ambient noise in hospitality settings.
GH Commercial is your one stop shop for flooring, with an extensive range of versatile products guaranteed to enhance any commercial project.