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At Rubio Monocoat, time never stands still. We are always working on an innovation, often several at once. Our Rubio family is expanding every month, with convinced users in all corners of the world. Would you like to stay informed of all the changes? Check this page regularly, or register for our newsletter at the bottom of this page.

  • Project of the month - December 2019
    The perfect daydreaming spot in Finnish nature
    What a view! Who doesn't dream of waking up in the middle of nature? This modern log home, known as Villa Kivi, is located among trees and along the water, on a tiny island in Finland.  Read more
  • Project of the month - November 2019
    Balance between old an new in the heart of Ghent 
    Have you ever been to Ghent (Belgium)? Then you certainly remember the beautiful historic buildings surrounding the Graslei. One of these buildings is the guild house of the Vrije Schippers. It is one of the best-preserved guild houses in Ghent. Read more
  • Why opt for MDF?
    Why opt for MDF?
    Rubio Monocoat is best known for oiling solid wood, but did you know that you can oil other materials with Rubio Monocoat too?
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  • Project of the month - October 2019
    Gift shop modernized with Rubio Monocoat
    The gift shop at the national museum in Qatar is a real gem. The architect Koichi Takada always likes to integrate a part of nature into his work. For this design, he was inspired by the Dahl Al Misfir, “the Cave of Light” in the heart of Qatar.
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  • Project of the month - September 2019
    Rubio Monocoat enters the world of horses
    In 2009, the prestigious horse track Helgstrand Dressage in Uggerhalne, Denmark was built using ‘carbonized strand woven bamboo’. Over the years, they tried various types of finishes for the side of the riding area, but they were never 100% satisfied with the results. At the time that Rubio Monocoat Nordic contacted Helgstrand Dressage, the wood was varnished. This finish is very difficult to maintain, which is why they were open to new ideas.
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  • Project of the month - August
    Wooden farewell chapel with contemporary character
    The village cemetery Zgornji Tuhinj is located on the ridge above the Tuhinj valley in Slovenia. A unique place to build a farewell chapel. Read more
  • Project of the month July 2019
    From clothing store for women to a fashionable, warm men’s clothing store
    It all started in July of 2018, when two men had the idea to convert an existing women’s clothing store into a new, contemporary men’s shop. It didn’t take long before the concept store “Le Gendre Idéal” was created.  Read more
  • Project of the month - June 2019
    Trendy office space meets Rubio Monocoat: a perfect marriage
    Colourful, contemporary, trendy and innovative are the words to describe this functional office space in Warsaw, Poland. Office FC – Solutions Space in Galeria Ethos is a prestigious office building in the heart of Warsaw. Read more
  • Project of the month - May 2019
    Open your doors and let the light in 
    Cosy, open and a lot of light; these are the perfect words to describe this house in Auckland, New Zealand. The warm earth tones and modern accents it displays reflect the architecture of New Zealand. Read more
  • Project of the month - April 2019
    The world’s largest underwater restaurant​
    Have you always dreamed of dining in an unusual spot? Do you love Norway and it’s stunning nature? Then we found the perfect match for you! The world’s largest under water restaurant has been built in the southern tip of Norway, on the bottom of the sea. Read more
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