Roofing slate information
Slate Tile Info:
Often manufactured using either
natural clay or recycled slate and come in a range of
interlocking and double lap slates that put a whole new perspective
on using natural materials.
"Slate, the weather proof stone is
the perfect choice for all kinds of roofing applications. For the
purpose of roofing, there is a wide choice in colors of slate,
which is usually some shade or combination of gray, green, purple,
black and red. The suppliers of slate can provide, besides the
standard slate sizes, slate in other sizes, especially made to suit
diverse specifications. These colors are found in a variety of hues
amongst a number of quarries.
Sheet Thickness The thickness of the slate sheet varies according
to the purpose for which it's being used. The manufacturers of
roofing slates can make them as per the demands of roofers,
contractors, suppliers and home owners".
Roofing, www.slate-stone.com, 2006).