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French barrel/Roman tiles

Discussion in 'Roofing and Guttering' started by Sus81, 11 Oct 2021.

  1. Sus81

    Sus81

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    Has anyone ever seen Spanish/French barrel tiles used in the UK for roofing? Seems a nice style but have never seen it used in this country and wondering why? Is it just not the fashion trends or is there something more serious regarding the materials, weather, etc?
    Images of tiles (sold at terracotaworld)

    Sus
     

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    Probably due to aesthetics
     
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    you can definelty use these in the uk, the tiles are just like a cultural difference
     
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    Often referred to in UK as under and overs. And you can buy them here
     
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