Modern Copper

 

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Copper has a great history as a material in architecture.  Its distinct bright, brownish/mahogany color morphs to a shocking aqua patina over time.  It is typically seen used for roofing, flashing, gutters, domes and more currently, as wall cladding and other custom-designed architectural details. 

Copper is a durable and corrosion resistant metal which lends itself well to the hefty jobs of shedding water and enduring centuries.  Architects today, with appropriate budgets, have begun to view this century-old material in new and modern ways.

We now see copper as a popular interior application in fixtures and home accessories.  While its exterior corrosive-resistant qualities are not as essential for interior purposes, the material is now celebrated for its inherent surface variation, color inconsistencies, and flexibility.

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