Pitched slate roofing is one of the best alternatives out there, and can - depending on the weather -last up to 200 years at best. Depending on the quality of the slate material, the minimum life expectancy of a slate roof is 50-75 years.
Slate roofs are completely fireproof, unlike many other roofing materials. They are also quite resistant to both heavy rain, snow, winds, and cold winters. Slate doesn’t rot either.
The actual material comes in many colours, and can often be seen as the material of choice for older homes that want to preserve a specific aesthetic.
Slate roofs are considered by many to be the environmentally friendly option, due to the longevity of the slate shingles, ultimately leading to a smaller carbon footprint.
At Contract Roofing Services, we use the best material available on the market, and can as such guarantee a lifetime of [INSERT YEARS HERE] on your newly installed or repaired roof.
Give us a call at 07456868363 to get a free quote on your roof! You can also request a callback by filling this contact form.
With slated roofs, there is a good chance that a newly installed roof will last longer than you or me, making it a great investment that you only have to make once in your life.
Every house is different from the last however, and depending on the situation, different types of slates might be needed.
By picking us to install or repair your slated roof, we’ll make sure that the finished roof is the perfect fit for your specific situation.
All that’s needed from your part is to let us know the situation by calling us at 07456868363 or requesting a call-back through our form, and we’ll get the ball rolling.
While a slate roof normally lasts for many decades, heavy storms and debris can damage or remove slate shingles from your roof. That’s why we recommend you to check your roof after any major storms, heavy winter seasons, or once a year in general.
By noticing and repairing any broken slate shingles in time, you’ll ensure the longevity of your roof, while saving on costs as well.