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Archive for the ‘natural thatch’ Category

thatch umbrella capes

Difference Between Natural and Synthetic Thatch Umbrella Capes

What makes a hot, sunny day even better? For many people, the answer involves having a shady spot to enjoy it from. That’s why natural or synthetic thatch umbrella capes are a fantastic addition to any outdoor living space. Unlike a traditional thatch umbrella, which consists of multiple layered panels, a thatch cape is a […]

Sustainable Building Materials

Choosing the Right Sustainable Building Materials for Your Next Project

Are you ready to incorporate sustainable building materials into your next project? Choosing construction materials that are derived from readily renewable resources like bamboo, thatch, reeds, eucalyptus, and cork allows you to add environmentally friendly flair to your project without sacrificing quality, style or value. However, to get the most out of sustainable construction materials, […]

Natural Thatched Roofing

The Ultimate Guide for Natural Thatched Roofing Materials

Natural thatch roofing has been used for centuries, but it is far from a thing of the past. Today, this type of eco-friendly roofing can still be found atop countless buildings around the world.  Do you want to provide shady spots that invite guests to relax and unwind? Natural thatched roofing might be the perfect […]

Synthetic Thatch or Natural Thatch

Synthetic Thatch or Natural Thatch?

It was 4 years ago that we first posted a blog comparing natural thatch to synthetic thatch.  Durability, construction rating, and your budget are factors requiring serious consideration when choosing to install Synthetic Thatch or Natural Thatch. And 4 years ago, seeing the difference between synthetic thatch or natural thatch was easy. Great strides and progress […]

sourcing natural thatch

Sourcing natural thatch in Indonesia delivers a delightful surprise

What I love most about my job is that I get to travel the world, sourcing natural thatch and other materials, from some of the most talented Artisans around the globe. It’s always an adventure as I am never sure what exactly I will find! No two pieces that are carved or weaved are ever the […]

natural thatched roofing

Natural thatch: It’s the natural choice

Are you considering natural thatch for your new resort, a zoo, a tropical hideaway, or even a tiki hut?  Here are our favorite natural thatch products that we offer.  You’ll see that natural thatch is a versatile, elegant solution. 3 basic kinds of natural thatch that we offer. 1. Mexican Rain Cape Mexican Rain Cape […]

Thatch umbrellas

Grab Some Shade Under Our Thatch Umbrellas

Thatch Umbrellas Come In So Many Varieties The sight of a thatch umbrella immediately transports you to a white, sandy beach highlighted by crystal-clear ocean water. Synonymous with island getaways, thatch umbrellas add the perfect amount of tropical flair to any project in need of some shade. Thatch is a great alternative to traditional canvas […]