RARE was founded in 1968 as the initiative of Renato Ravazzani and Maria Elisa Ponti in Cairate, the Varese province, Italy. It’s strategically located within the core of the Lombardy which throughout the years became the business and industrial reference point of Italy.
Our company structure focuses on the technical and engineering department which with vitality and force continues our collaboration with the most renowned designers. RARE developed the technological know-how thanks to the years of experience in the domain of design, expanding knowledge of the materials and methods of processing.
In 1983 thanks to its founder, RARE initiated the production of shower cabinet. The bases of this particular project consist of four essentials elements: design, property and quality of the material as well as components, practicality and complete user satisfaction and safety.
The materials utilized are the best quality and environmentally friendly; aluminium, glass and steel. That means they all are 100% recyclable and contribute to sustain our planet pure and clean. All our shower cabinet are branded “CE”, the value that assures our consumers to have purchased the product controlled by the European Union regulations set by EN 14428 decree.
In 2005 RARE featured the “Steel” shower plate. Thanks to the years of experience and exceptional technical competency we design the stainless-steel shower basin entirely amalgamate with any distinctive bathroom.
In 2008 we present “Terra Marique” : the first family of shower heads constructed out of solid wood. The water flows directly through the wood,providing a truly natural, organic atmosphere.
In 2010 Terra Marique won the “Good Design Award”.
In 2012 RARE is proud to introduce “AD HOC”: the innovative integrated system of coated shower cubicle and tray, with which you can realize bespoke showers on or over floor level. Thanks to the patent watertight reservoir, Ad Hoc matches perfectly the harmony of a drain system with the convenience of a common shower tray installation.
In 2013 born “FLAT”: the innovative recessed wall profile. It composed by a profile integrated with RARE microadjust system, allows You to easily adjust the shower cabinet. Result no profile view: The glass “born” directly from the wall.
RARE features a wide variety of eight series ofshower cabinets which all together encompass 1000 diverse solutions in order to define and resolve distinctive shower spaces.