Slate is becoming more popular and for good reason. Slate is one of the most durable materials for a roof today and it can be designed in many different colors and designs. But what should you do if you need to repair a slate roof? Well today, we are going to help you out with that.
Although unlikely, slate can be damaged typically from very intense weather conditions or in proper installation. If you think you need to repair a slate roof contact VR Roofing to come to take a look at it today and discuss the best course of action.
Signs that you need to repair a slate roof
Slate tile missing – if one or multiple tiles are missing it could cause leaking into your roof.
Slipped slate tile – if a slate tile has slipped out of place such as down the roof it could cause leaking into your roof.
Cracked slate tile – If a tile is cracked it could cause a leak into your house and should be taken care of right away.
The most common places for slate tiles to come loose are around roof joints and chimneys, Van De Hey Roofing
specializes in slate tile repairs and installation and would be able to handle those problems quickly as they arise.
Slate roofs typically last anywhere from 50 to over 75 years and requires a special installation and enough support that your roof can handle the weight of the slate tiles on it.
Slate tiles can be customized to your liking from different colors, different shapes, and sizes, and even a few different materials to choose from.
If you are in need to repair a slate roof or want to make sure your slate tile roof is in good standing order visit Van De Hey Roofing to contact us.