EARTH PRODUCTS OFFERS YOU AN ECONOMIC, ECO FRIENDLY AND SUSTAINABLE SOLUTION FOR YOUR VERANDAS, KITCHENS, BATHROOMS, LIVING ROOMS, WALLS AND SO MUCH MORE…

EARTH PRODUCTS AIMS TO PRESERVE, TRAIN AND PROPAGATE LOCAL HANDCRAFT AS WELL AS OFFER A HOME-GROWN ALTERNATIVE TO IMPORTED BUILDING MATERIALS IN TANZANIA.

CLAY TILES
THESE NATURAL COLOUR TILES ARE MADE FROM CLAY SUBSOIL AND SAND FROM NEIGHBOURING VILLAGES AND MIXED WITH WATER. THE MANUFACTURING PROCESS CAN TAKE UP TO 6 WEEKS AND IS CLOSELY MONITORED BY THE TEAM AS HUMIDITY PLAYS A CRUCIAL ROLE IN THE PROCESS TO AVOID CRACKS IN THE TILES.

“EARTH PRODUCTS TILES ARE LIKE GOOD WINE;
THEY’LL MATURE WITH TIME.”

THESE TILES ARE IDEAL FOR THE LIVING ROOM, DINING ROOM, BATHROOMS, WALLS AND KITCHEN.

INDIVIDUAL PIECES WILL VARY FROM A LIGHT TERRACOTTA COLOUR TO DARK BROWN DEPENDING ON THEIR PLACEMENT IN THE KILN AND THE TEMPERATURE THEY ARE BURNED AT, GIVING YOUR SURFACE A DISTINCTIVE DIVERSE CHARACTER.

SIZES AVAILABLE: 4″, 6″, 8″, 10″.

HOW TO MAINTAIN YOUR TILES: WASH WITH COLD WATER

TANGA STONES
THE TANGA STONES ORIGINALLY COME FROM THE TANGA MOUNTAIN AREA AND ARE FOUND IN SLABS OF ALL SHAPES AND SIZES. THESE STONES WILL ADD A DISTINCTIVE AND NATURAL TOUCH OF TANZANIA TO YOUR HOME.

TANGA STONES ARE IDEAL FOR THE GARDEN AND OUTSIDE AREA, BUT CAN ALSO BE USED INSIDE YOUR HOME IN YOUR KITCHEN, LIVING ROOM AND SO MUCH MORE…

THE NATURAL COLOURS THAT APPEAR ON THIS UNIQUE STONE ARE WHITE AND LIGHT TO DARK ORANGE WITH BEAUTIFUL COLOURFUL PATTERNS AND LINES COVERING THE SURFACE.

CLAY POTS (CONTACT DETAILS)
TEMI POTTERY, ONE OF RIVERGARDENS’ PARTNERS, IS A GRASS ROOTS PROJECT OWNED AND OPERATED BY A TANZANIAN FAMILY. IT THE HOME FOR LOCAL HANDMADE TERRACOTTA ITEMS AND CULTURAL POSSESSION, AS WELL AS A WAY OF LIVING FOR MERU PEOPLE.

A VARIETY OF TERRACOTTA PRODUCTS HAVE BEEN DESIGNED AND MANY MORE ARE CURRENTLY UNDER DEVELOPMENT INCLUDING TABLE WARE, FLOWER POTS, CANDLE HOLDERS, FLOWER VASES AND MUCH MORE.

CLAY PAINT   COMING SOON
THIS FRESH CONCEPT IS MADE FROM CLAY WHICH IS FIRST EXTRACTED FROM THE TERRACOTTA TILES AND THEN CRUSHED INTO FINE POWDER TO MAKE A NATURAL AND RICH LOOKING PAINT. CLAY PAINT IS THE PERFECT SOLUTION FOR A RUSTIC, NATURAL LOOKING SURFACE IN THE TANZANIAN ENVIRONMENT AND IS WATER RESISTANT FOR THE RAINY SEASONS AND CAN BE LIGHTLY WASHED IF NECESSARY.

IDEAL TO PAINT WALLS BOTH INSIDE AND OUTSIDE YOUR HOME.

THE COLOURS VARY FROM YELLOW TO GOLD OCHRE TO RAW SIENNA.