Should I use slate on my roof?

Answer On One Hand: Natural and Long-LastingSlate roofing is generally more leak-proof, fire-proof and wind-resistant than other roofing options, according to The Durable Slate Company. The stone tiles la... Read More »

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How Long Should a Slate Roof Last?

Slate is the longest lasting and most durable roofing material available. Mined in countries around the world, it has been used for centuries as a reliable, weather resistant and fireproof roofing ... Read More »

How to Slate a Roof?

Slate has been used for centuries in Europe and can be found on the roofs of most of the older historic buildings in the United States. Slate lasts for a very long time and is the most efficient ma... Read More »

Removal Cost for a Slate Roof?

The good news about changing your slate roof is that you get a new roof, which can mean a giving your house a different look or repairing leaks. The bad news is that removing your slate roof will c... Read More »

How long does the average slate roof last?

The average life expectancy of a slate roof depends on multiple factors, including the type of slate used. The average life span of "Buckingham" slates is 175 years. Vermont slates can last 100 to ... Read More »