Thinking outside the box can lead to completely different use for a product. Maybe clay roof tiles can be used for more than just stunning roofs? How about using roof tile in a fireplace?
Historically, in Europe builders used what they had readily available and what might have been left over on the job. Consequently any leftover roof tiles could be cut and used in fireplaces.
Clay roof tiles are hard fired clay which makes them the perfect material to add a unique bit of character. Check out this creative use for roof tiles the mantel and the firebox of a fireplace.