It’s hard to give up an idea that you had for so long even when you find out it’s false or exaggerated. For example, everyone seems to have this idea that a thatched roof is extremely inflammable and makes a house burn out in minutes. In reality, thatched roofs are actually not as inflammable as we think. They burn slowly, like a closed book and if installed properly they offer some great advantages. And if you think this is one of those types of roofs that only look good on tropical and rustic houses, check out these amazing modern designs.