A rich plum color containing occasional green markings.
“Semi-weathering”, meaning that some pieces change color when used outside and others do not. Those that do take on brownish tones. (Purple Roofing Slate's weathering characteristic is an aesthetic consideration and does not adversely affect its performance or durability).
Exceptionally strong and hard, durable, dense, low absorption rate, resistant to freeze-thaw cycles. Stain- and fire-resistant. No detrimental effects on the environment.
Minimal. Broken shingles can be easily replaced with the use of a slate ripper.
Roofing - generally natural cleft both faces with trimmed edges.
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Box 98 · 3 Prospect Street · Fair Haven, VT 05743 U.S.A.
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