Historic Clay Roof Tile - Why and How to Use it Successfully

Why Clay? Manufacture, quality & performance, Available product types,  accessories for installation and maintenance, practical applications and more.
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Historic Clay Roof Tile - Why and How to Use it Successfully

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Speaker: Rob Wehr, Ludowici, New Lexington, OH

This course will give design and building professionals an in-depth understanding of clay roof tiles: their composition, quality, design considerations, color and style. 

This ancient roofing material has been used since Neolithic times and continues to be used today. 

You will learn about the history of clay tile, how it is made, its material advantage, how to choose color, and how to install it.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe how clay tile is made and installed for long-lasting performance
  • List sustainability and durability features of this traditional roofing material
  • Explain the history of clay roof tile.
  • Apply the unique features of a quality clay roof tile to contemporary projects or restoration work.

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