Tadelakt is a bright and a waterproof lime plaster which can be used on the inside of buildings and on the outside. It is completely natural.
It is the traditional coating of the palaces, Turkish baths (hammans) and bathrooms of the riads in Morocco. Its traditional application includes being polished with a river stone and treated with a soft soap to acquire its final appearance and water resistance.Tadelakt has a luxurious, soft aspect with undulations due to the work of the artisans who finish it; in certain installations, it is suitable for making bathtubs, showers, and washbasins and confers great decorative capacities. Traditionally, tadelakt is produced with the lime of the area of Marrakech.