How Wood Design Can Enhance Learning Spaces


Think back to the last time you stepped inside of a school building. How did it look, feel, and sound? Many older schools were constructed in a way that makes them feel dark, dingy, and closed up, with resounding noise a constant throughout the building. Newer schools tend to be much brighter, cleaner, and airier, […]

Which Systems Have Sound Absorption?

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At some point, you may find yourself working on a project that has you searching for the perfect sound absorbing panels to complete your design. When you think about acoustics ahead of time, you have a better chance of blending beauty and functionality so you can land on an outcome that everyone will love.  If […]

How Design Impacts Education

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Studies have shown that a clean, comfortable learning environment is more likely to promote educational success for students. From the youngest student in pre-kindergarten to the oldest student finally getting their high school diploma, receiving their coveted college degree, or simply attending continuing education courses, every learner deserves a space that encourages their educational success. […]

5 Benefits of Sustainable Design

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It’s been estimated that “over 80% of all product-related environmental impacts are determined during the design phase of a product” (EU). That means you have the opportunity to make a big difference by committing to a sustainable design from the outset of your project. Thankfully, a sustainable design isn’t hard to achieve with products like […]

How Indoor Advantage GOLD Certification Helps Your IAQ

Good indoor air quality (IAQ) — also known as indoor environmental quality (IEQ) — is the number one sustaining factor for life, so it makes sense to design and build your project with excellent air quality in mind from day one. When you focus on achieving good IAQ as part of your project, it means you’re […]

Sustainably-Harvested Wood: How to Ensure It’s Used in Your Next Project

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At Rulon International, we strongly believe you don’t have to choose between beauty and sustainability when it comes to your project. Environmental Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has always been one of our core values, and we like to practice what we preach, so all of our products are designed to be both beautiful and sustainable. […]