Slate Roofing Systems
Slate roofing tile has a long and storied history and is generally known as one of the highest quality, longest lasting roofing materials available. Slate roofing tiles are cut from metamorphic rock which is highly durable, making it a perfect roofing material. The rock is split in one direction into sheets of varied thicknesses then cut and trimmed, mostly by hand labor, into the required sizes and thicknesses. A slate roof is typically a custom-made job and using it gives a quality and character to a
building unlike any other type roofing.
Natural slate comes in a wide range of rich colors, varying sizes and thicknesses providing unique appeal to any architectural style
Slate roofs are one of the most naturally fire-resistant roofs in existence. This is a major benefit anytime there is a risk of air borne sparks from fireworks, wildfires, or other sources of flames.
Slate roofing is a beautiful asset that will undoubtedly add value to any home.
From an environmental standpoint slate is 100% eco-friendly; it is a natural product of the Earth and is completely safe to put back in the ground.
Slate roofing can easy last 80 to 100 years if properly designed and installed then inspected periodically over its lifetime.
Slate roof tile are natural stone; their hard surface and weight make them an ideal solution for bad weather conditions including high winds, heavy rains, and hail.