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FAQ

  • HOW MANY TYPES OF COVERING ARE THERE?

      Africa Style offers a wide range of roof coverings: South african Cape reed, South african Cape reed in tropical version, mixed with synthetic cape reed or completely synthetic, Kenyan Makuti, South african eucalyptus
  • WHY A NATURAL MATERIAL FOR A SHADY COVERING?

      Because its shadow grants the ideal microclimate for health and wellness of person, up to - 8° respectful the outside
  • WHICH IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN SOUTH AFRICAN CAPE REED AND THE ORDINARY STRAW?

      South african Cape reed main feature is having a wooden internal "soul" , which makes it stronger and more flexible respectful to the ordinary empty and fragile straw
  • ADVANTAGES OF TILE WITH CLIPS?

      Easy to assemble and disassemble. Moreover, tile with clips, for being easy to be removed, it is not considered in terms of cubic meters for volume calculation purpose
  • HOW LONG CAN LAST A NATURAL COVERING?

      With an average maintenance, Cape reed, Tropical cape reed and Makuti can last approximately from 7 to 10 years. South african Eucalyptus, thanks to the autoclave treatment, up to 20 years
  • IS IT POSSIBLE TO MAKE A NATURAL COVERING IN WATER - RESISTANT VERSION?

      Yes, it is. Natural material shaped in tile can be made water - resistant with an easy technical advise (working on inclination and distance among tile rows) in order to grant a better maintenance of the natural product. When this is not possible, it is available the "waterproof system" tile, with an intermediate film. This last system can be adopted also for South african Eucalyptus covering
  • IS IT POSSIBLE TO MAKE NATURAL CAPE REED FIRE-RETARDANT?

      Yes, it is. Ask your Africa Style consultant for more details
  • IS THE ASSEMBLY DO-IT-YOURSELF?

      All Africa Style kits come with a technical sheet and assembly instructions to let a do-it-yoursel job. In any case also Africa Style staff is available for this service
  • ARE AFRICA STYLE PRODUCTS CERTIFIED?

      All Africa Style kits come with a statics qualification
  • WHY AFRICA STYLE FRAME ARE THE BEST?

      Africa Style coverings lay on frames designed by an exclusive supplier. This important aspect has improved the product promptly with market requests. The result is a wind-resistant frame for outdoor use, which mantain shape and stability of the product year after year
  • WHY AFRICA STYLE?

      Africa Style offers a complete Catalogue of items but its strength is providing customer with tailor made creative solution of "turnkey project" , from idea to realization. Choose among an Africa Style product: for its creative concept, the original way of using materials and its design and realization skills