Breathe Easy

Sensitive Choice

Approved by the Asthma Foundation Sensitive Choice programme, Jacobsen Breathe Easy carpets have been specifically designed to ensure the air remains as pure as possible.

All Breathe Easy carpets have been specifically engineered to be a better choice, not only for asthma and allergy sufferers, but anyone wanting a healthier indoor environment.

Using the most up-to-date non-allergenic technology, Jacobsens offers the preferred carpet for Kiwi homes.

Naturally absorbs odours
Active Care™ salt based treatment means Breathe Easy carpet can eradicate the common household odours, like pet odours and cigarette smoke.  It does not leach, is safe for the environment and has low volatile organic compounds.

Easybac™ backing on Breathe Easy carpets provides improved dimensional stability and bond strength while adding thermal and acoustic insulation properties.  The woven soft cloth backing contains recycled material and protects skirting boards and walls from damage during installation.

Antimicrobial protection
Breathe Easy carpets are treated with Ultra-fresh™ antimicrobial technology.  It has passed the most stringent international testing procedures for efficacy and safety and is independently monitored to ensure this efficacy is maintained.  Ultra-fresh™ treatment on Breathe Easy carpets inhibits the growth of bacteria, mould, mildew and fungi and does not allow dust mites and carpet beetles to breed, giving you peace of mind that your carpet is allergen free.

Appearance Retention
Resistain™ SDN is the latest generation of solution dyed nylon yarns that provide high resistance in demanding residential environments.  Designed to withstand New Zealand's harsh conditions, Resistain SDN is UV stabilized, offers enhanced apprearance retention and protection from spills.

Stain Resistance
Jacobsen Breathe Easy carpets has Carpet Shield stain protection.  This provides anti-soiling properties, added stain resistance, and is oil and water repellent which helps to keep your Breathe Easy carpet clean and looking good for years to come.