what is slate roofing?
overview of slate roofs
Natural slate shingles are made of either hard or soft slate. It is found in the earth and can be extremely durable. Slate roof installation requires a roofer that knows how to work with this slate. Natural slate comes in a variety of shares and colors, depending on its origination.
slate roof installation cost
Of course, the slate price per square foot is much higher than a traditional shingle. However, with that added cost you get a premium quality roof, that not only adds a unique design to your home, but a slate roof can last 75 to 100 years or more.