Construction materials that perfectly complement Palmex synthetic thatch

Palmex is an innovative synthetic thatch roofing product made of HDPE. It outlasts natural thatch many lifetimes over and comes with a 50-year warranty. Palmex mimics the look of natural thatch that architects and builders love, imparting a rustic elegance to the property and blending in seamlessly with its surroundings. In this post, we give you a few ideas on construction materials that complement the ‘Palmex’ look beautifully. Wood Contrary to popular perception, wood is… Read more »


Three stunning resorts in India and the architects who designed them

We are always on the lookout for stunning hospitality projects in India that showcase interesting building techniques and follow earth-friendly principles of design. In this post, we bring you a curated list of resorts in India that vacation dreams are made of. We also look at the firms and architects responsible for bringing these spectacular spaces to life. Read on to get inspired for your next project or to plan your upcoming holiday. The Kumaon… Read more »


Coco Shambhala won India’s best architectural award for hospitality – here’s what makes this beach resort so special

A quick Internet search will reveal that Coco Shambhala boutique holiday villas have earned rave reviews from vacationers from across the world. A darling of travel magazines like Conde Nast and Elite Traveler, their Goa property makes it to the Top 25 Beach Villas in the world list. And their newer, equally luxurious, Sindhudurg outpost won the NDTV Architecture Award, in the hospitality segment in 2017. We spoke to owner Giles Knapton on… Read more »


3 ways Palmex synthetic thatch roofing helps property owners save costs

Palmex is a synthetic thatch roofing solution for discerning customers who want a reliable alternative to natural thatch. It has the same earthy, stylish appeal that natural thatch has, without the hassles of maintenance and repair. Palmex roofs have been installed in the world’s best resorts and vacation homes. Architects choose Palmex to create landscaping in apartments, lend a premium look to a yoga retreat, spa, hotel or home. While Palmex may cost more than… Read more »