dreaming about the perfect lapa?

At Northern Poles and Thatching you will find a fully stocked pole yard with all products that you would need to build a thatch lapa in Pretoria. From wooden poles for building your thatch lapa, to grass and reed for thatching the lapa and everything else you need like screws, bolts, wire and timber treatment products

We can also suggest the following services to help with building your thatch lapa:

LAPAPLANS.COM – Another proud Northern Poles initiative for the DIY enthusiast – buy your lapa designs from us

It is a simple as…

1.  select the size of the lapa or thatched roof that you require…
2.  pay online for your lapa designs…
3.  receive a building plan and step-by-step instructions of how to assemble your lapa

If you purchase your thatch lapa construction material from Northern Poles you’ll even get a full refund on the lapa plans you purchased!

Even better, come and visit us and you will get all the advice you need from one of our skilled consultants.


Nel Lapas & Construction CC is a professional, service driven, Pretoria based company that has developed a solid reputation for meticulous care and attention to all our work. This reputation has been built upon an underlying commitment to our clients, to understand, and plan for, the key issues and challenges that surround the delivery of each job.

Nel Lapas & Construction CC has gained extensive experience in building maintenance and renovations, thatching and construction of new buildings and extensions to existing buildings.

Nel Lapas & Construction CC also offer the additional services of assembling, installation and maintenance of generators and installation and maintenance of water purifiers