Product Code: ROOF-0134

Reclaimed Clay Acme Ridge Tiles (Brindle)

Reclaimed Acme Ridge Tiles (Brindle)

The reclaimed clay Acme ridge tiles accompany the charm of Acme honeycomb roof tiles found here. These exquisite ridge tiles, and the accompanying roof tiles, known for their classic aesthetics and sustainable qualities, have a rich history that adds character to any building. Explore the benefits of using reclaimed clay Acme ridge tiles, along with a glimpse into their fascinating history.

12½” 100-115° (31cm x 19cm x 100-115°)

 

Please note- due to the age, manufacturing processes and reclamation methods, all reclaimed roofing items will have some variation between individual items within a specific style. This could be a variation in actual size and angle, patination, discolouration, as well minor cracks, chips and surface finish. Watling Reclamation is happy to work with you to find items similar enough for your project but it is impossible to guarantee identical items.

£12.00 Excl. VAT (inc VAT)£10.00 (exc VAT)

Each
SIZE: 31cm x 19cm x 100-115°12½" 100-115°
metricinches

33 in stock

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Description

Timeless Beauty and Sustainability: Reclaimed Acme Clay Ridge Tiles (Brindle)

The reclaimed clay Acme ridge tiles accompany the charm of Acme honeycomb roof tiles found here. These exquisite ridge tiles, and the accompanying roof tiles, known for their classic aesthetics and sustainable qualities, have a rich history that adds character to any building. Explore the benefits of using reclaimed clay Acme ridge tiles, along with a glimpse into their fascinating history.

 

History of Acme Ridge Tiles

The story of the clay honeycomb roof tiles dates back to the late 19th century. In 1863, a visionary named William Henry Pike established the Acme Tile Company in Bordesley, Birmingham, UK. Pike’s commitment to quality and innovation laid the foundation for a legacy that continues to thrive today.

The distinctive honeycomb design, for which these tiles are renowned, was patented in 1880. This unique pattern not only enhanced the tiles’ aesthetics but also improved their strength and durability. Over the years, Acme tiles became synonymous with craftsmanship and elegance, adorning countless residential and commercial buildings.

 

Benefits of Reclaimed Acme Clay Honeycomb Roof Tiles

Timeless Aesthetics: Reclaimed Acme clay ridge tiles boast a timeless charm that adds a touch of classic beauty to any structure. The distinctive honeycomb tile pattern, along with the warm, earthy tones of the ridge tile, creates a roof that exudes elegance.

Durability and Longevity: These roof tiles are renowned for their exceptional durability. Made from high-quality clay, they can withstand the test of time, enduring harsh weather conditions without losing their appeal.

Sustainability: Reclaimed Acme clay ridge tiles are an environmentally friendly choice. Using reclaimed tiles reduces the demand for new raw materials, contributing to sustainable construction practices.

Energy Efficiency: The natural clay material helps regulate indoor temperatures. This means reduced heating and cooling costs, making it an energy-efficient roofing solution.

Low Maintenance: Once installed, these tiles require minimal maintenance. Regular inspections and occasional cleaning are typically all that’s needed to keep them looking pristine.

Historical Value: For heritage properties or those looking to preserve historical architecture, reclaimed Acme clay honeycomb roof tiles are a perfect choice. They offer an authentic touch, maintaining the historical integrity of the building.

Increased Property Value: The classic appeal and durability of these tiles can increase the overall value of your property, making it a wise investment.

Weather Resistance: Acme clay tiles can ability to withstand severe weather conditions, including heavy rains, strong winds, and extreme temperatures. This resilience ensures that your roof remains intact for decades.

 

Reclaimed Acme clay ridge tiles are not just roofing materials; they are a testament to timeless beauty, sustainability, and craftsmanship. With a rich history dating back over a century, these tiles bring character and value to any property. Whether you’re restoring a historic building or seeking a roofing solution that combines aesthetics and durability, Acme clay ridge tiles are a superb choice that will stand the test of time.

Please note, due to the nature of production, the age of the items and process of reclamation, there are likely to be differences in appearance between individual items of the same product. This includes colour, varying minor defects, minor size differences and other minor variations. Watling Reclamation works hard to offer quality reclaimed products, and provide multiples (bricks, copings etc) as uniform as possible, however, the above variations disclaimer will apply.

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