Spec Systems is led by Rachel, an expert in architectural products for over five years. With a fine-tuned eye for materials and a big-picture mindset, she provides several solutions to every problem. She gained an appreciation for architecture and acoustics while studying art history in graduate school—the way a cathedral’s attention to light and sound enable its functions with “live” acoustics and stained glass windows. Rachel lives in Portland and enjoys Pilates and tango dancing.
Based in Alaska, Tara is adept at collaborating with local designers and builders to form lasting relationships. As a part of the ever-shifting Alaskan landscape for over a decade, she is proud to offer products that reflect the unique natural environment of this majestic state. Tara enjoys everything that Alaska has to offer—fishing, skiing, and hiking with her husband and two dogs.
Chris joined Spec Systems in 2019, with a background in international trade. Chris is a husband, equestrian and sailor. He lives on a small farm outside Seattle and enjoys trail riding, wine collecting, gardening and travel. Chris has been an entrepreneur since day one. He enjoys helping customers with complex projects every step of the way from design to installation.
We represent our industry's highest-caliber manufacturers
Our manufacturers are known for their high-quality, environmentally friendly products. Using recyclable and naturally occurring materials, products are manufactured with energy efficiency and clean air in mind. And the best materials can also help you accrue environmental credits, such as LEED certification.
We're proud to represent top-tier manufacturers who use state of the art materials.
ALPRO Acoustical Systems sets the standard for effective noise reduction solutions that are attractive, economical, and suitable for any environment. Their comprehensive line of acoustical products is manufactured from perforated metals that are formed to create high-performance systems with premium aesthetics.
Barron Designs, LLC has been part of the business remodeling and home improvement industry since it was established in 1972. They provide innovative, cost-effective, and high-quality faux building materials. A pioneer in the faux architectural décor industry, Barron Designs is able to offer the most realistic products available on the market today.
CARVART specializes in architectural glass products and hardware systems with refined aesthetics backed by functionality. By combining precise engineering, outstanding design, and exceptional service over a variety of systems and applications, CARVART is a leader in the glass industry.
Conwed Designscape is a leader in custom-designed acoustics for large venues. Whether you need an acoustic design that blends in or one that adds visual flair through color and style, they have the manufacturing skills to make your vision a reality.
Fellert is all about innovative solutions for ceilings and walls. Their unique acoustical plaster leads the market in terms of sound absorption, versatility, and environmental sustainability, not to mention ease of repair and budget friendliness. It is the only acoustical plaster with customizable finishes, eliminating unnecessary design compromises. Made in Sweden, available everywhere.
Gordon, Inc. specializes in sustainable architectural metal products for interior and exterior applications. Product applications include specialty metal ceilings and wall systems, column covers, and many other architectural specialty products.
Unlimited design potential paired with exceptional performance make Kaynemaile Architectural Mesh™ the ideal choice for building exteriors, interior screening and utility enclosures. Kaynemaile is a modern chain mail fabric consisting of polycarbonate interlinked rings formed seamlessly together to form a strong yet highly flexible mesh sheet. Its light weight, unlimited panel size, fire resistance and high airflow make this mesh versatile for a wide range of design applications.
Linea is a manufacturer of ceiling and wall systems out of British Columbia. They specialize in wood and wood veneer acoustical panels, tiles, and grilles for commercial applications.
MBI has been at the forefront of acoustic innovation for over 50 years. MBI acoustical products provide a practical, decorative solution to noise control for all types of buildings, from large facilities like convention centers to smaller facilities such as recording studios and restaurants.
Prodema Natural Wood Beauty provides the world of architecture with unique materials that help you design warm, beautiful spaces. With the elegance of natural wood, you can create energy-efficient buildings that contribute to LEED credits.
RPG Acoustical Systems, LLC is a manufacturer of products that enhance experiences in the entertainment, education, government, and worship communities. Their mission is to bring together quality and performance in the best diffusion and sound-absorption products manufactured today.
Toughness and acoustics are at the heart of TECTUM interior products, which are ideally suited to open spaces and high-traffic, high-impact areas. With custom TECTUM products, the possibilities are endless, the look is one of a kind, and the acoustic properties help quiet any space.
Parasoleil creates durable, laser-cut architectural metal panels with unique patterns designed to filter and sculpt light while also providing cooling shade to outdoor living spaces.
Constructed from finely spun glass yarn, Vitrulan offers a variety of strong, high-performance wall coverings with an easy-to-clean surface that discourages microbe accumulation. Vitrulan products come in a variety of customizable designs and can be painted and repainted as necessary.