|Examples of inferior slate roofs:
|A costly mistake. These imported, imitation slates began to fade soon after they were installed.
|Another example of badly fading slate. Make sure your slate is genuine unfading, or else…
|Examples of Buckingham® Slate roofs:
|Genuine unfading slate. Buckingham® Slate will not fade with age, assuring a lifetime of beauty and functionality.
|A prime example of our slate lasting 200+ years. Repairs go unnoticed because of the slate's unfading qualities.
Slate Roofing SLATE ROOF OVERVIEW
Buckingham® Slate is a superior roofing slate due to its resistance to acids, low absorption rate, genuine unfading qualities and extra-long product lifespan. Our slate is quarried and manufactured in the USA — always has been and always will be.
Standard thicknesses: 3/8" or 3/16"
*Custom thicknesses available from 1/2" to 1"
10x6, 10x7, 10x8"
12x6, 12x7, 12x8, 12x9, 12x10"
14x7, 14x8, 14x9, 14x10, 14x11, 14x12"
16x8, 16x9, 16x10, 16x11, 16x12, 16x14"
18x9, 18x10, 18x11, 18x12, 18x13, 18x14"
20x9, 20x10, 20x11, 20x12, 20x13, 20x14"
22x10, 22x11, 22x12, 22x13, 22x14"
24x11, 24x12, 24x13, 24x14, 24x16"
*Custom shapes and sizes available
Standard (left) and custom roofing tile shapes:
Complete Slate Roofing Schedule (PDF) (HTML)
Proper Slate Roof Installation Specifications (PDF)
Location: A domestic product like Buckingham® Slate
requires less energy to transport to your job site.
Longevity: A properly installed Buckingham® Slate roof
will last upwards of 150 years, or more.
All Natural: There are no chemicals or manufactured
additives that go into our product. It is simply all
natural stone, cut to size by skilled craftsmen.
These characteristics, among many others, can help you reach your green building goals, such as LEED certification, etc.
*Always remember: proper installation is key to a long lasting, maintenance-free slate roof. Always consult with a licensed professional who specializes in natural slate roofing.
to order: 1-800-235-8921