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The History of Flame Retardant Fabrics and Fire Safety

By | April 5th, 2017|Blog|

Fire retardancy is said to date back to ancient Chinese and Egyptians civilisations where the Chinese were said to apply an alum and vinegar solution to wood, then covered in clay which delayed the spread of a fire. This same technique was used by the Romans hundreds of years later to protect the boats [...]

The Science of Sleep – What Is It and Why Do We Need It?

By | March 27th, 2017|Hints & Tips|

We spend about one third of our entire lives doing it. Children do it more. Old people do it less. Teenagers want to do it all the time! What is it? It’s something that people the world over are getting less and less of: Sleep!   Want to listen to this as an audio [...]

How Many Times Should Bath Towels Be Used Before Being Washed?

By | May 9th, 2016|Hints & Tips|

Most people out there are probably not washing their bath towels enough and everyone's idea of this is different. So just how many times should bath towels be used before being washed? When you ask how long people leave between using and washing their towels it ranges anywhere between washing after every use and waiting [...]

6 Classic Linen Napkin Folding Ideas That Take Less than Two Minutes

By | October 22nd, 2015|Hints & Tips|

Restaurants are often looking for subtle ways to impress guests and napkin folding is a delicate art that can add a great finishing touch to any table. Linen napkins, whilst adding class and luxury to any fine dining establishment, can also be bulky and hard to style; often placed in a glass or folded under [...]

How to Make a Hotel Style Bed

By | August 4th, 2015|Hints & Tips|

Instructions on how to make a hotel style bed It’s important to give your guests the best experience possible, that’s why here at Vision we have put together a video on how to make a hotel style bed for your guests. Follow this step by step guide and your guests will want to come back [...]

How to Avoid Bobbling or Pilling on Your Bed Linen

By | April 30th, 2015|Hints & Tips|

Everything you do for your establishment has your guest’s happiness in mind. That’s why it can be so frustrating when something you buy doesn't last as long as you may expect it to. Bobbling or pilling is a common side effect of using and washing linen over time. Why does it happen and what can [...]

How to Store & Keep Your Linen Smelling Fresh

By | March 16th, 2015|Hints & Tips|

Our advice on how to store & keep your linen smelling fresh. Spring clean and give your guests the perfect environment by keeping your linen smelling fresh even after they have been washed. By storing your towels and bed linen correctly you’ve more chance of them still smelling sweetly when you come to change the [...]

How to Wash Towels For Your Hotel or B&B

By | February 25th, 2015|Hints & Tips|

It’s important to know the best way to wash towels for your hotel or B&B as they’ll have to withstand the test of time and get used by many different guests, meaning more washes than what they would go through in a private home. As we spend a lot of time in contact with bath [...]

Which Bathrobe Should You Choose?

By | July 9th, 2014|Hints & Tips|

We know the importance of providing good quality linens in your hotel, B&B or guesthouse. It is one thing your guests will look for after all! A luxury quality bathrobe can make all the difference when it comes to giving your guests an experience they'll remember. We’re happy to offer our customers a wide selection [...]

What Are The Benefits of Turkish Cotton Towels?

By | February 21st, 2014|Hints & Tips|

You’ve probably seen the term ‘Turkish cotton’ quite a lot whenever you’re looking at something to do with linen, especially when it comes to bath towels. Like Egyptian cotton, it tends to be a staple part of any linen manufacturers range of products and remains incredibly popular thanks to its high-quality attributes. But what exactly [...]