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20 years ago we began as creators and innovators! Honestly, not much has changed as we continue striving to be thought leaders and game changers every day. Our mission is to serve by providing the highest quality products, the best customer service and the longest lasting, aesthetically superior thatch roofs in the world. Our experience offers unique insights that span far beyond product supply and roofing regulations to tiki huts and tropical resort design. Oh…did we mention tons of beautiful beach pictures!

If You’re A Visionary Building Designer, You Need Products To Support Your Strengths

If You’re A Visionary Building Designer, You Need Products To Support Your Strengths

How many times have product specifications limited you as a building designer? You have breathtaking ideas for a hotel, resort or commercial building. Your vision could make the project stand out in ...
Architects Gain Freedom To Design Tudor-Style Structures With Somerset Thatch

Architects Gain Freedom To Design Tudor-Style Structures With Somerset Thatch

VIVA BALI CAPETOWN KILIMANJARO SOMERSET KONA DOMINICA Tudor architecture originated in England more than 500 years ago.  This architectural style is obviously the inspiration behind Tudor Revivals, ...
Exploited Palms Used In Natural Thatching On Verge Of Extinction

Exploited Palms Used In Natural Thatching On Verge Of Extinction

Did you know that of the 204 known palm tree species in Madagascar, 98 percent don’t grow anywhere else in the world? It’s true. Madagascar is an incredibly diverse hot spot for palms ...
India’s Eco-Friendly, Maintenance-Free Plastic Roads

India’s Eco-Friendly, Maintenance-Free Plastic Roads

In Dubai, the government has committed to a massive plastic recycling program that has resulted in maintenance-free plastic roads! Currently, a new green building technique is taking off: They are ...
What Is Xeriscaping?

What Is Xeriscaping?

One of the coolest design trends we saw really take off in the past 12 months is xeriscaping. Maybe you’re asking yourself, “What’s xeriscaping?” Well, xeriscaping is a trend ...
What Is Daylight Harvesting?

What Is Daylight Harvesting?

Daylight harvesting is a very simple way to efficiently manage energy use within buildings. Last year, daylight harvesting gained popularity among green building designers seeking to utilize natural ...
Incorporate Thatched Roofs When Designing Wellness Centers

Incorporate Thatched Roofs When Designing Wellness Centers

Wellness centers demand a certain aesthetics of design and architecture. The ambiance must set a tranquil mood to allow clients respite from the hectic energies of today’s modern world. A ...
Localized Threats To The Unique Nipa Palm

Localized Threats To The Unique Nipa Palm

Historically, thatched roofs in Thailand were virtually entirely made of nipa palm (Nypa fruticans Wurmb) leaves. These tropical palm leaves were once one of the prominent materials used in ...
UF Researcher Warns Of Caterpillars Decimating Tiki Hut Palm Fronds

UF Researcher Warns Of Caterpillars Decimating Tiki Hut Palm Fronds

New findings reported by experts at the University of Florida saw that caterpillars have not been found on living or dead leaves attached to sabal palms as of late. Instead, they’re hatching ...
Tropical Green Building: Principles And Techniques

Tropical Green Building: Principles And Techniques

Heavy monsoons, hot summers and mild winters call for resource-efficient materials and building practices appropriate called “Tropical Green Building.” When aligned with Tropical Green ...

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