Traditional Tile Roofing by Ludowici
For over a century, Ludowici Roof Tile has produced traditional Spanish style tiles renowned by architects for their beauty and durability. A roof crafted from Ludowici products typically lasts well over a century, and is backed by the industry’s most comprehensive warranty program, including a 75-year warranty.
One of the most popular tile in Ludowici’s product line, Spanish tile is prized for its simple, one-piece barrel design which provides a pattern of distinctive ripples across the roof. Often synonymous with clay roof tile, Spanish tile enhances virtually any style of architecture from small bungalows to large public institutions.
In addition to the Spanish style, Ludowici features also has developed a line of styles suitable for nearly any design. Click the link below to explore Ludowici’s other designs including Italia, Greek, Roman, Mission and Scandia.
Traditional Tile is Environmentally Friendly
Ludowici roofs are designed to last more than 100 years. Even though most roofing materials need regular and routine maintenance they still need to be replaced every 10-30 years, incurring renewed manufacturing, logistical and installation impacts. Not so with Ludowici Roofing. Ludowici roof tile can be reused on other buildings or crushed for numerous other applications. Clay materials are totally inert. Clay roof tile has a 25% energy savings over asphalt shingles. Made from clay and water, clay tile neither contains nor uses toxic chemicals or petroleum products during manufacturing. Over 27 colors have multiple LEED/Energy Star certifications.
Application and Performance
Ludowici roofs are suitable for all areas with repeated freeze-thaw cycles. With an average moisture absorption of less than 1%, this product can handle either heavy rain or dry conditions. Regardless of the degree of sun or severe weather exposure the color of these tiles will not fade. Color fastness is included in the 75-year limited warranty.
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