Colortec RE:THINK is a Cradle to Cradle CertifiedTM carpet solution and the world’s first and up to now only Cradle to Cradle CertifiedTM Colortec carpet.
The Colortec RE:THINK carpet solution is targeted the hospitality industry and operators that pay special attention to sustainability and responsible consumption, without compromising on aesthetics and design as an important part of the guest experience.
Colortec RE:THINK offers custom-designed carpet solutions with unlimited design possibilities and a range of 220 standard colours. Colortec is based on modern tufting technology and is produced using pre-dyed yarns in a yarn blend of 80 % wool and 20 % nylon and comes with either a textile backing or an integrated felt backing which optimizes the handling process during installation.
Colortec RE:THINK is available with a wide range of performance characteristics, designed to be suitable for many spaces – from hotel rooms to high traffic public areas.
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Our Colortec RE:THINK carpet solutions are Cradle to Cradle CertifiedTM.
Colortec RE:THINK+ with our textile backing holds the Cradle to Cradle certification on SILVER level.
Colortec RE:THINK with our integrated felt backing made from 80% recycled PET bottles holds the Cradle to Cradle certification on BRONZE level.
Colortec RE:THINK with a TWIST – an extra design dimension
DW TWIST has been chosen for some of the most exquisite projects around the globe, adding that little extra luxury.
DW TWIST combine hard-twisted yarn and normal velvet yarn creating an outstanding surface and a special 3D effect. The mix of yarns creates a shimmering texture offering a luxurious and unique carpet solution.
The extraordinary surface makes DW TWIST perfect for elegant hotel rooms and stylish suites.
DW TWIST range from 1100 g/m2 to 1500 g/m2.
Get inspiration from our design team based on TWIST as an extra design element for your next hospitality project.
Our wool blend
Because quality is the very heart of what we do, we select materials of the finest quality.
Wool is still recognised as the best fibre for use in carpets and in a blend with nylon its wear properties improves. An 80/20 blend of wool/nylon is generally recognised as the most suitable and durable make up of a carpet for use in heavy traffic areas, for instance in hotels, on cruise liners, ferries, in restaurants, theatres, cinemas and casinos.
We use a wool blend consisting of the finest grades of British and New Zealand wool. This combination provides the best results, both in terms of expression and strength:
With New Zealand wools purity and whiteness, we can achieve lighter, more delicate shades and high clarity of colour. British wool is naturally tough because it has developed over thousands of years to protect Sheep from the harshest of conditions, making the wool suitable for carpet manufacturing.
A unique spiral crimp built into the wool fibre means a wool carpet will retain its look for longer because it has natural bounce-back abilities. The good capability to recover also makes walkways seem less worn and furniture marks less visible.
Facts on Colortec RE:THINK carpet solutions
Colortec RE:THINK carpets are manufactured with modern tufting technology. Colortec is, compared to woven carpets, a high output production.
Colortec RE:THINK tufted carpets are not printed but using the same type of pre-dyed woollen yarns as woven carpets. This gives the carpet a woven look and ensures great colour brilliance and clear design definition.
Dansk Wilton produces custom design Colortec RE:THINK using only pre dyed yarns in an 80/20 wool blend with 220 standard colours available.
Colortec RE:THINK provides unlimited design possibilities using up to 7 colours and qualities range from 1100 g/m2 to 1900 g/m2.
Dansk Wilton produces Colortec RE:THINK in 400 or 500 cm width. It comes with either a textile backing or an integrated felt backing which optimizes the handling process during installation. The felt backing is made from 80% recycled PET bottles.
Colortec RE:THINK carpets are used for areas where longevity and design flexibility are essential. We have a wide range of qualities suitable for all areas – from hotel rooms to high traffic public areas.
Dansk Wilton was the first carpet manufacturer in Europe to start production of Colortec carpet solutions.
Colortec RE:THINK carpets from Dansk Wilton are Cradle to Cradle CertifiedTM.