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Roofing Tiles

Roofing Tiles Imerys made-to-order engobes and kiln furniture for roof tiles


Engobes are a mixture of minerals applied to a roof tile before glazing for decoration and to make the tile more weather resistant.

Imerys offers a wide variety of colors with either matt or brilliant finishes that enable consumers to customize their roof tiles, or even imitate the patina of old weathered roof tiles, which can take years to develop naturally.

Imerys has over 100 engobe references, each has been designed for a specific customer.

Our roof tile engobes properties include:

  • Color stability through every production batch
  • Precise control of the aspect and viscosity of liquid products
  • Very high-grade long-lasting engobe ensuring against cracks and spots


Kiln Furniture

Imerys has developed a full range of kiln furniture solutions to meet the needs of the roof tile market. Harnessing our wide portfolio of quality materials and state-of-the-art production technologies, our design office is able to tailor any of these solutions to your specific requirements.

Please see our Kiln Furniture section for more information.


We offer a full range of custom formulation and technical and process support services to help you match the right mineral grade to your application requirement.

Please contact us, we will be happy to help

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