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Monday, Sep 22, 2014
The use of Terracotta for the production of tiles as roof material, dates back to ancient times; in this regard, we distinguish two basic types of roof tiles: Barrel Tile -  Also called coppo in Italian, cylindrical shaped, slightly tapered (conical section). It is the oldest form. Flat Tile - Present in numerous geographical variants, according to if it was used as both cap and...Read More
Thursday, May 17, 2012
When it comes to ceiling the vast majority just go safe and paint it white, or might add a medallion to the lone overhead chandelier. However if you are looking for a Mediterranean look the solution is often "terracotta". Traditionally a "poor man's" building material it has now become the poster-boy of the Mediterranean rustic look. It has a lot to like, terracotta is both strong but...Read More
Thursday, Apr 12, 2012
We have, for many years now, supplied both reclaimed and new roof tiles for projects all over the United States. In most cases the Architect and or Home Owner has an aesthtic  look in mind and we can supply the right solution in terms of colors, barrel or Roman Pan, flat tile, ridge tiles etc. We now have been comissioned by an Architectural Firm to find a solution to a particular design...Read More