Why should I buy something made with copper?
Copper is a material not only with healing properties (antimicrobial, helping the formation and bone healing, fighting colds and allergies etc.) but also artistic and decorative, any piece made from copper is beautiful and is adaptable for any use. The products made in The Copper Design are 100% handmade that would add character and warmth to your home.
The Copper design is concerned with the satisfaction of our customers, which is why all our products have the ability to be customized according to customer requirements. Over thetime we have learned more about the tastes of our customer, allowing us to offer the best product and service.
Our raw material is based on copper industrial waste; what others see as waste, The Copper Design team makes something beautiful, useful and valuable.In the colors : bronze , orange , matte , fire , red , natural with black spots warranty is 3 months because the durability of these is lower. It is advisable to consider the matte copper colored patina kit , with which can to maintain your product. Please check with your dealer that your product can be developed in the desired color , as not all products can be produced in all colors.
We use 99% recycled copper and 1% zinc, which helps handling the material at the time of manufacture.
One of the most important properties of copper is its status as “antimicrobial” is scientifically proved that some of the most toxic species of bacteria, fungi and viruses can not survive when in contact with copper. In addition to this property, there are others that help the welfare of people who are in touch:
Copper is an essential to maintaining youth and skin elasticity metal; reduces fatigue; relieves stress; reduces pain by rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis; contributes to the formation of red blood cells, the maintenance of blood vessels, improving circulation and oxygenation; reduces inflammation; stabilizes metabolism; helps in healing the skin; detoxifies the body; helps fight colds; helps asthma and allergic diseases; to be absent of copper in the body can develop anemia, Alzheimer’s and osteoporosis.
About the Artisans
Our craftsmen are people with high experience in the manufacture of hammered copper. The techniques used are the oldest since the days of American colonization and have remained until today, preserving the value of craft without leaving aside the new market trends and demands of our customers in the design, decor and modernity. The artisans are able to bind an ancient technique with a modern twist, turning the work of their hands on something really valuable.
It is truly amazing how each artisan converted through common tools, metal produced by nature a true work of art. Each piece made by the hands of these incredible men is unique and unrepeatable, which adds value to products since being handmade, no product is exactly like another.
By purchasing one of our products, you are you becoming owner of a piece with unmatched really transcendent value; creativity, effort and dedication of each of our craftsmen are recorded on the products we offer to our customers.
The most important thing to know about a craftsman, and is also the motto The Copper Design transmits them is the following:
“One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men; no machine can do the work of one extraordinary man”
Durability and Warranty
The copper does not need to much care. Its need to be clean with mild soap, water and a sponge when necessary. Do not use cleaning chemicals or some other type, as they may damage the finish of the piece. It is recommended after each use; clean the product with a clean cloth and even more after working with acids such as lemon, grapefruit, vinegar, hot sauce, etc. Do not place hot cookware on the product surface.
A property of finish is that it never stops changing color; even it becomes increasingly beautiful piece gradually. You can reduce this change using Renaissance wax applying a thin layer occasionally; this will keep copper brightness and a better water drainage. If your product becomes damaged for some reason, do not try to repair it with the use of fibers or other instrument, contact us and we will give you a suggestion.
Our Quality department staff, we ensure that the products are the highest quality on the market, as each product goes through several processes of quality control before shipment. The Copper Design offers a one year warranty on all products for manufacturing defects such as wrong measurements, wrong part, wrong color; wrong design, deep fissures and other elements that affect the normal use of the product (see policies sales).
Minor imperfections such as small cracks, color variations and measurements are normal due to the handmade process and are not defects. The tolerance for plaques, sink and smaller products is + – 1/8 “; for larger items such as bathtubs or hoods tolerance is + – ½ “. The size, color and finish may vary from one product to another, being handmade.
Improper installation or modification of the products is not the responsibility of The Copper Design as well as damage resulting from misuse, as sudden impact or shock by heavy objects, inadequate maintenance (not suggested), application of unsuitable products (such as corrosive chemicals ). Our warranty on any product not apply for causes of natural disasters or harsh environment, such as snowstorms, hurricanes, hail storms, ice storms, dust storms, excessive heat, etc.
In cases of damage to the product due to manufacturing defects in less than one month after receiving the product warning, may be granted for a partial discount , a full or until the replacement of the product off , according to an analysis by our on the damage. In cases of damage by the logistics company, will have a maximum of two days after receiving the product to notify us about the damage , if notified after this time, we can not do something about it to compensate the damage . In this case you must provide pictures of the damaged product and packaging.