Why choose synthetic over natural thatch
Natural thatched roofs have been used for centuries, and not without good reason. Although they are aesthetically pleasing, they may not be the most reliable or practical...
A Palapa or a Tiki Hut?
I’ve often been asked the difference between a Palapa and a Tiki Hut. Let’s try to clarify this!
Four easy ways to improve the appearance of your hotel
First impressions are especially important in the hotel industry since the opinions a guest forms when they walk into a lobby for the first time are permanent....
10 of the most famous exotic hotels in the world
The world is filled with beautiful, exotic hotels, but it can be difficult to tell which hotels are worth the trip. Whether they are located on beautiful...
Ideas for a Tropical Island Theme Party
Tropical islands, with their warm climates, sandy beaches, and palm trees are relaxing places to visit and escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. However,...
Palmex Thatch, a «Green» Choice?
How can an Artificial Palm Thatch Product be a «Green» choice? Our synthetic palm thatch eliminates the need for fumigation and fire retardants. Because it is a...
Check your chickee: New exotic bug may be chewing it up
The first thing Nancy Kilmartin noticed was the frass. That’s science-speak for caterpillar poop — little dark pellets baby butterflies or moths expel as they eat. And...
Disadvantages of natural thatch roofing
Thatched houses are more vulnerable to fire risk than those covered with other materials, and it is therefore imperative that precautions be taken to reduce the risk....