Cape Reed Thatch is a totally natural, environmentally friendly product. Harvesting the Cape Reed Thatch actually promotes growth.
Cape Reed Thatch offers years of natural beauty. It has a typical life span of around 20 years. Being a natural product, a Cape Reed Thatch roof will allow any trapped heat or moisture to escape due to its ability to breathe.
The high insulation value provides the coolest shade in summer and retains the heat in winter. African cape reed thatch is typically 10 degrees cooler than alternative roofing materials in the summer and 10 degrees warmer in the winter.