Our Tropical thatch tiles are manufactured from Cape thatching reed – a totally natural, environmentally friendly product. The thatching reed is harvested from a replenishable, renewable source, and harvesting promotes growth.
Tropical thatch looks different to our Cape Reed thatch product as the tiles are made using the flower or seed part of the reed, giving a natural, rustic look. Fabricated into tiles, Tropical thatch is an excellent method of creating a thatched roof without the cost and time associated with a traditional thatched roof.
The thatch tiles were designed around a Do-It-Yourself concept and can be clipped onto an 8mm diameter steel rod, rope or nailed onto a wooden batten, making construction a simple procedure. They are ideal for theming existing structures and create an entirely new look to your outside space. The thatch tiles can even be used indoors to create a thatched bar area.
- 100% UVC protection
- 99% waterproof
- Natural, eco-friendly product
- Cooler in the summer, warmer in the winter
TROPICAL THATCH TILE FORMATS AND FIXINGS
Used to cover straight and round structures.
Thatch Top Cone
Forms a cap on top of the roof, or by cutting in half will close off two ends of an oval.
Fixings, ropes, screw eyes and gate staples are all available – please enquire for further details.