Award-Winning Roof Tile Models

Today, homebuilders have very specific ideas about what their house should look like. That is why Erlus is continually developing new shapes and colours to lend roofs and houses an individual flair. Made from clay, a natural material, we burn roof tiles full of beauty and expression: We have the ideal tile for every roof.


iF Design Award 1999:
Großfalzziegel XXL®
iF Design Award 2000:
Ergoldsbacher Linea®
In 1999, the large-format Ergoldsbacher Großfalzziegel XXL® received the iF Design Award - In 2000, it was the Ergoldsbacher Linea.


iF Design Award 2001:
iF Design Award 2002:
Ergoldsbacher Karat®
In 2001 and 2002, the Ergoldsbacher Forma® and Ergoldsbacher Karat®, respectively, received an iF Design Award. That's four iF Design Awards in a row.


Design Award 2004:

Erlus Lotus®
(E58 / E58 MAX®)
Design Award 2004:

Erlus Lotus®
(Ergoldsbacher Forma®)
In August of 2004, at the second MATERIALICA Design Awards, Erlus AG won an award in the category "Material" for Erlus Lotus®. The principle of Erlus Lotus® was the deciding factor: The burned-in surface finish of this Erlus clay roof tile destroys organic dirt particles with the aid of the sunlight, and the next rain just washes it all away.


if material award 2005:
Karat®  LED Leuchtfirstziegel
(here in Sinter Grey)
In April of 2005, Erlus AG received the "iF Material Award 2005" for its LED Lighted Ridge, developed in cooperation with star architect Hadi Teherani. The lighted ridge, composed of light-emitting diodes (LEDs), is a new design element within the Erlus studiolinie® range and can also be retrofitted on finished roofs.