Natural slate has been used as a roofing roofing material for several centuries, with many of the world’s oldest surviving buildings roofed with slate. Many roofing restoration projects will use recycled slate which may already have been in use for decades.Natural slate has the lowest embodied energy (environmental impact) of any roof covering in use in Ireland today.
When it comes to choosing a natural slate roof covering for your home, there are a number of key points to consider;
- What will the finished product look like
- How long will it last
- How much will it cost
- Is it the right choice for my house
Choosing the right natural slate for your roof can be the difference between having a run of the mill looking house or a stunning home!
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