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The clients you work with deserve the best and we aim to make sure that we provide it. Whether you require a Multi-Sensory Environment, a Sensory Integration space, a soft play room or a safe time out area, our team can help.
We do not focus on the latest "fads" or provide "light show" rooms, we focus on research based, therapist approved solutions that stand out from the crowd and last the test of time. Our experienced team will approach each project in the same collaborative manner, as we take time to understand your individual requirements and ideas to create a safe, functional and effective space.
We Design for You...
We are passionate about creating inclusive environments and providing innovative solutions for individuals with special needs. With over 35 years of experience, our founder, Mike Ayres, is a leading expert in the field, recognised worldwide for his expertise in sensory design.
We collaborate closely with our clients to understand their unique requirements and desired outcomes, ensuring that our designs cater to the specific needs of individuals. Our commitment to engaging all the senses sets us apart from the competition, creating immersive and transformative experiences.
Quality is at the core of everything we do. We handpick the finest products and components, with many items proudly Made in Britain and crafted in our own workshop. This dedication to excellence ensures the longevity and durability of our equipment, giving you peace of mind knowing you have invested in the best.
When you choose Mike Ayres Design, you choose a company that is driven by a genuine passion for enhancing lives. Our team of experienced professionals is ready to guide you through every step of the process, from design to installation, delivering intuitive and high-quality solutions tailored to your needs.
We take pride in our ability to create tailored design solutions that perfectly align with your unique requirements. Our team conducts site assessments, provides detailed 3D visualisations, and manages the entire project, ensuring a seamless and customised experience from start to finish.
We specialise in designing and manufacturing cutting-edge sensory integration equipment. Our sensory rooms and soft play spaces are meticulously crafted to provide therapeutic benefits and sensory stimulation for individuals with sensory processing difficulties.
Join us in creating welcoming and empowering environments where individuals can explore new sensory experiences, control their surroundings and unlock the potential of inclusive spaces.
We can also create functional, sensory murals for your facility. We can fill an entire wall or an entire building with beautiful textured artwork, weave a story, or make a trail for people to follow by marking their journey through your building.
Our tactile murals are installed in all sorts of public venues, anywhere from schools to hospitals. Each mural is designed to perfectly fit the space in question and in sympathy with your particular needs.
Our unique tactile murals and panels are designed to be handled and explored. They appeal directly and powerfully to the sense of touch, movement, space and even sound. They have an important physical, learning and therapeutic function: helping people to understand and enjoy the world around them.
Explore our online shop, where you can conveniently browse and purchase a wide range of sensory integration equipment, from sensory toys to switches and the highest quality sensory tools, we provide high-quality resources to enhance engagement and communication.
At Mike Ayres Design, our mission is to empower individuals with disabilities and enable them to thrive in inclusive environments. Contact us today to discuss how our services can transform your space and enhance the lives of those you serve. Together, let's create a more inclusive future.
Mike Ayres is a professional designer with 35 years of experience creating equipment and environments for people with special and additional needs. Since the 1980s, he has focused on developing multi-sensory concepts and scores of bespoke solutions for clients around the world. He has personally selected and trained the next generation of sensory room and equipment designers who share his passion.
Mike Ayres Design, as the company, was born from his passion for sensory
design and has continued to provide world leading inclusive environments by manufacturing, delivering and installing intuitive, high quality equipment, guaranteed to stand the test of time. The Company is true to its name and is founded and focused on providing design led sensory solutions for all our customers.
"We believe that a successful environment should be one where all who enter feel welcomed, safe and that they have the ability to seek out new sensory experiences and control their surroundings to meet their specific needs."
Unlike our competitors who brand "light shows" as sensory rooms, we at Mike Ayres Design develop concepts in conjunction with you, our customer, and ultimately provide a truly bespoke environment based on your clients needs and desired outcomes, utilising ALL our senses (where possible).
We do not make compromises of the selection of our products (or their components) and many of our items are Made In Britain, created and finished in our very own workshop in Bury St Edmunds. This commitment to quality is reflected in the longevity and durability of our equipment.
When you choose to have your project delivered by Mike Ayres Design, you are choosing; Peace of Mind. As you can be assured of the best products and enjoy the most dedicated support services available.