Posts Tagged ‘Artificial Thatch’

artificial thatch roofing

The Ultimate Guide to Artificial Thatch Roofing

The Characteristics of Artificial Thatch Roofing Natural thatch roofing is beautiful, but it can be a lot of work to maintain. Don’t let the fear of constant upkeep and replacement keep you from installing your very own thatch roof covering on your next project!  Instead, we offer you artificial thatch roofing.  Artificial thatch roofing has […]

architectural theming materials

Trending architectural theming materials for 2017

We recently attended – and exhibited at – the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) annual trade show. It was interesting to see what is trending for architectural theming materials. This is an important event for us as the amusement park segment is one of the keystones for our business, as well as the […]

artificial thatch roofing

Versatile Thatch Roofing – What You Need to Know

Thatch roofing has a long history that began with temporary shelters for nomadic peoples. Between 5000 and 1800 B.C., the first hunter-gatherers colonized the areas between the North Sea and the Baltic Sea. As they built structures to live in,  a thatched roof covering was a premium choice for homeowners. This choice was due to readily […]

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 […]

synthetic thatch umbrellas

The Surprising Perks of Synthetic Thatch Umbrellas

Have you ever been to a tropical resort that didn’t have thatch umbrellas near the pool or overtop outdoor tables? Probably not. That’s because nothing supports a tropical theme like thatch.  These tropical thatch umbrellas are available in natural and synthetic.  However, this article will discuss the benefits of using synthetic thatch umbrellas.   Reasons to use […]

Thatched Roofing

A Look At The Surprising History of Thatched Roofing

Thatched roofing has a long history that began with temporary shelters for nomadic peoples. Between 5000 and 1800 B.C., the first hunter-gatherers colonized the areas between the North Sea and the Baltic Sea and eventually settled there long-term. As they built structures to live in, thatched roofing was the covering of choice. This choice was due to […]

Thatch Tiki Umbrellas

Natural Thatch Tiki Umbrellas: Reed or Tahiti Thatch

When looking for tropical building materials for your hotel or resort, many developers and builders choose natural thatch tiki umbrellas.  Did you know, natural thatch tiki umbrellas are naturally 98% waterproof? This means they can stand up to the elements come sun or rain. Wicker and other natural materials can’t stand the test of time […]

canvas umbrellas

Why Use Thatch Umbrellas over Regular Canvas Umbrellas?

It’s undeniable that canvas umbrellas come in so many different colors and sizes, but nothing creates a more tropical environment than using thatch umbrellas. We’ve outlined a few reasons why thatch umbrellas are better than using ordinary canvas umbrellas.  Either natural thatch umbrellas or synthetic thatch umbrellas are equally sought after over canvas umbrellas.  Hopefully, […]

The Look of Thatch

This month we’re showcasing our number one product, thatch.  As one of the oldest building materials in the world, few materials can add the beauty and rustic charm to a resort, zoo, theme park or home.  Natural thatch is a reliable insulation material, most often made of palm or reed materials, and its performance depends […]