Category: Sustainability

Creativity – Delivered. Rawls become RICS Accredited SKA Retail Assessors

Rawls now offers SKA rating certificated assessments to landlords, developers and retailers who wish to demonstrate they have achieved a more sustainable fit-out through the SKA rating accredited assessors scheme. SKA ratings helps landlords, tenants and concessionaires assess fit-out projects against a set of sustainability good practice criteria Cafe puccino Terminal 2 – Heathrow. SKA retail […]

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Surface Design Show 2017

The Surface design show is a highlight in the Rawls calendar, with a chance to see outstanding examples of progressive surface design. Tile trends; matt and polished, contrast, geometric tessellation and dimensionality. Ink spot patterns featured heavily. Colour-pop edge details added a modern twist. Shagreen (string ray leather) print tiles were a welcome natural influence. Reclaimed […]

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Ecobuild: The future is Cork

Among the solar panel, low emissions and infrastructure seminars, a highlight of our recent visit to Ecobuild from a sustainable materials point of view, was cork. Granorte whose Divina Cork floor is one of their premium ranges, supply a good range of alternative cork finishes for walls and floors. The use of creative flare in the surface […]

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The Surface Design Show 2018

The Surface Design Show is regular highlight in the Rawls design show calendar. We always find interesting and sustainable products to add to our palette and share and this year is no different. Concrete finishes featured heavily, in bold dimensional tiles, muted colours and panels. This pre-cast panel give a very convincing brutalist look, is lightweight […]

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A UK first for new sustainable flooring

Rawls are proud to have been involved in the first UK specification of fully sustainable new flooring product in TRG’s Frankie and Benny’s great new fit new fit-out at London Luton Airport. We make it our business to understand all aspects of materials we and our clients’ specify, and see how often retailers  consider vinyl […]

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