Terracotta is made from specially selected and blended fine-grained clays that have many inherently beneficial properties. They include High compressive strength, Fire resistance, Long-term stability and durability, Moisture resistance, Weather resistance, Corrosion resistance, Through-body colours, Easily moulded into complex components.
Hepworth has exploited these properties in the manufacture of a wide range of fired clay components to create the high performing application groups for:
Hepworth Heating Solutions offers a wide range of fireplace components, flues and terminals for heating systems with flued appliances or open fires, to ensure safe and efficient performance, fire resistance and structural integrity.
Hepworth Ventilating Solutions offer a variety of components for maintaining airflow through roof and floor voids, and airflow through redundant chimney stacks.
Hepworth Roofing Solutions offer a wide variety of ridge tiles, hip tiles and finials for pitched roofs, to provide an attractive finish, ventilate roof spaces, and prevent rain penetration.
Hepworth Ancillary Products offer a range of copings, decorative bricks, plaques and tiles to add the finishing touches to roofs, walls and floors.