Thatch Travel Through Time

Thatching is a technique of roof building that dates back further than many of us can imagine. As early as 10,000 BC, the stone age of human civilisation, when our forefathers lived as hunters and gatherers, thatch roofs are thought to have been the roof over their heads. The art of thatching involves the building of roofs using locally available dry vegetation such as reed, straw, palm leaves, grasses etc. The vegetation is layered meticulously… Read more »