Clay Roof Tiles
A Roof For The Ages
For over 5,000 years, visionary people have crowned their homes with clay tile roofs. It continues to be a cherished tradition because of its lasting beauty and enduring strength over time.
Made from natural materials, the raw clay is literally transformed by fire. It becomes an aesthetic object shaped for time-tested style and performance, and it can remain virtually unchanged after decades of service. Clay tile roofs make a bold statement about a way of life and the art of living.
The Most Environmentally Responsible Tile Available
Southland Roofing Inc. uses Boral clay tiles that first in the world to obtain Cradle-to-Cradle Gold certification for a clay tile roof, upholding the highest standards of sustainability. Boral clay tile is made from up to 59% recycled material and the raw materials are sourced locally reducing transportation and minimizing the environmental footprint.
Boral premium manufacturing process exposes the unique, exquisite colors of clay in a pallet of rich and vibrant hues. Clay tile tends to be naturally reflective and many of our colors meet the highest cool roofing standards such as ENERGY STAR and LEED, which can help improve comfort and energy efficiency.
Benefits of Clay Tile
Great Value: When the quality of tile shingles is balanced to its high cost of equipment and installation, tile roofing solutions are still able to offer a premium to homeowners.
Excellent Durability: Tile shingles have a high degree of durability when compared to traditional asphalt shingles.
Long-Term Weathering: Excellent long-term heat and weather resistant.
Inherently Flexible: No need for plasticizers.
Heavily Standardized Process: Tile shingles are an industry standard and have a heavily studied and standardized installation.
Versatile Application Methods: Including high-performance roofs requiring high wind uplift, increased puncture resistance, or quick economical system
True two-piece Mission barrel tiles speak of history, security, and luxury. With a simple, practical design that dates back to the Bronze Age, mission tiles have adorned the roofs of palaces, temples, and the early missions in California.
2-Piece Mission tile is a perfect execution of a timeless tradition. Durable, colorfast and manufactured with the most modern methods and the highest standards, 2-Piece Mission tiles distinguish your home with unmatched beauty and elegance.
The Old-World charm of traditional small-barrel, high-arch clay tile is captured exquisitely by our two-piece Monarch tile. For the truly inspired designer or homeowner, this authentic Mediterranean style offers a more closely refined roof that is distinctive, vibrant and universally appealing.
Monarch tiles are rich with the time-honored aura of kiln-fired clay, made with modern consistency and efficiency to the most exacting standards of quality, strength, and durability.
1-Piece "S" Tile
The sophisticated composition of one-piece “S” clay tile accents the curvature of the roof, creating a distinct, elegant dimensional color. The covers and pans of classic barrel tile are joined into a single, strong, efficient piece that radiates the traditional clay tile appeal.
US Tile® by Boral® clay tile is crafted with meticulous care. 1-Piece “S” Tile is designed to allow custom options such as boosting for that artisan inspired installation while saving time and cost, making clay tile beauty and value available at substantial savings.
Romano Pans trace their roots to the ancient Greeks. The flat-bottomed pan is designed for use with either Mission or Monarch barrel-shaped tops and creates a look reminiscent of classical European aesthetics and style. Setting off the barrel tile, Romano Pans allow design flexibility and create a stunning appearance that signifies individuality of style in the best of taste. Romano Pans are available in cool roof colors for a house that is as energy-efficient as it is distinctive.
The beauty of kiln-fired clay and the efficiency-advantage of one-piece “S” tile is elegantly engineered into ClayLite, a genuine clay tile that reduces weight by as much as 40%. Made from the same natural materials as our standard-weight tile, ClayLite is designed especially for re-roofing.
With tile that weighs less than 600 pounds per square, a home can be enhanced with the traditional rich color palette and comfort performance of clay, often without the need for added structural reinforcement.
ClayMax lightweight tile offers a modern variant on the classic theme, a low-profile double-barrel tile that brings together the beauty and benefits of clay tile in a design that pairs resilience with sensibility.
ClayMax tile are ideal for re-roofing, as well as residential, commercial, and homeowners association projects where weight, durability, and value are important considerations,but style and performance are not to be compromised.