Slate is often an afterthought for many homeowners because of its hefty price tag. Not only that, but the weight of the roofing material means that installing it isn’t as easy as that of asphalt shingle or metal roofs. These drawbacks, however, shouldn’t deter you from considering slate as your top choice for your next roof replacement project.
Slate roofing is one of the longest-lasting roofing systems available today and has distinct differences from popular roofing such as asphalt shingles. In this blog, local roof repair contractors Advanced Roofing shares the important things you should know about slate roofs.