Harvey Thatch Tile



Harvey Thatch

Love the charm. Not the maintenance.

Nothing matches the African safari feel of thatch. It creates a warm atmosphere and is loved for giving a sense of character inside and outside the home. But ongoing maintenance, re-thatching, fire, and lightning risk reduce the charm of natural thatch.

Harvey Thatch solves all these natural thatch roof problems by retaining the African look you love without the inherent drawbacks. Whether it’s a new roof or re-roof, Harvey Thatch is installed over a layer of natural thatch so you still enjoy the charm and insulation properties within your home. As a durable, flexible lightweight steel tile, Harvey Thatch provides excellent functional benefits.

Natural Thatch
Natural thatch requires combing, maintenance, and costly repairs. Damage and the decay of natural thatch caused by vermin and birds is unsightly and adds to maintenance costs. The use of Harvey Thatch Tiles also eliminates dust, a common occurrence with natural thatch.

Re-roofing A Thatch Roof
Everything that applies to new thatch roofs applies to re-roofing… and the hassle and disruption inside a home or building is invasive and disruptive for as long as the re-roofing process lasts. Re-roofing using Harvey Thatch is hassle-free as the existing thatch is left intact ensuring no disruption to the interior of the building, and retaining the natural warmth.

20 Year Warranty

Harvey Thatch is low on maintenance and has excellent functional benefits, offering a 20-year Product Warranty (Terms & Conditions apply).

Tile Specification (Approx.)

Overall length: 1 675 mm
Cover length: 1 625 mm
Overall width: 395 mm
Cover width: 350 mm
Mass per Tile: 3.9 kg
Mass per m²: 6.9 kg
No. of Tiles per m²: 1.76