Benefits of Slate Roofs

What are the benefits of slate roofs? There two fundamental attributes that make slate arguably the best roof you can own – durability and elegance. The natural color and texture of slate creates a unique and beautiful roof. It is likely to enhance the appearance of any home or building. The fact that slate is natural stone implies its ruggedness and tolerance to weather and climate.

  • Slate is more durable than any man-made material
  • It is fireproof — completely non-combustible
  • It is waterproof because of its high density. It will not absorb water.
  • Requires little or no maintenance
  • Resists climatic/seasonal change
  • Impervious to fungus and mold
  • Its density and weight can be structurally stabilizing

Slate is available in a variety of . . .

  • Colors
  • Thicknesses
  • Surface textures
  • Roof textures