Unique and long lasting, slate roofing has what it takes to protect your home from torrential rains and Missouri snow storms.
If you need a new roof, you may be overwhelmed with all of the roofing options available. Your home is your biggest asset, and the roof is it’s main source of protection from the elements.
At Duration Construction, we are experts in the St. Louis area when it comes to roof repairs and entire roof replacements. Our goal is to provide you with the highest quality roof available. One option you have is slate roofing.
Why Choose a Slate Roof?
There are many advantages to having a slate roof installed on your home. The only cons that you will typically come across have to do with it’s cost and the trickiness of installing slate. However, the benefits of a slate roof will offset the higher cost. And, at Duration Construction, we are experts at installing slate roofing on homes of any size. Many roofing contractors know very little about slate roofs.
Advantages of a slate roof include:
- Longevity – when correctly installed, a slate roof should last over a century, which is a huge plus when other roofing materials will generally never last more than 30 years.
- Appearance – there is nothing like the appearance of slate. There are a variety of sizes and thicknessess, as well as a number of different colors, which include grey, black, red, and green.
- Environmentally Friendly – roofing waste is a huge factor in recent times. This is largely because a typical asphalt shingle roof has to be replaced every 20 or so years. A slate roof that lasts 100 years or more has a positive impact on the environment.
- Fire Resistant – slate tiles are fire proof. It is unlike any other roofing material in this regard.
- Increased Value – When installed properly, slate roofs add significant value to your St. Louis home.
- Synthetic Option – there is a more economical choice for a slate roof that gives your home the exact same look, at a fraction of the cost. Additionally, these materials are not nearly as heavy, eliminating the need for added roof truss support.
Unique and long lasting, slate roofing has what it takes to protect your home from torrential rains and Missouri snow storms. With our commitment to precision installation, a slate roof on your home will stand the test of time.
Slate roofing is a beautiful addition to any style home. Adding value and prestige, this is a premium roofing solution that is well worth the investment. Not only will you be adding a rustic beauty to your home, you will be giving it optimal protection from the elements.
St. Louis Slate Roofing
The classic look of a slate roof will give your home a unique aesthetic appeal for decades. Call Duration Construction today to find out more about how a slate roof will give you the best possible protection and a high class look that cannot be matched.