Quarried in Vermont, Heathermoor Slate is frequently used for interior and exterior applications. Because of its superior properties and performance, strata gray color and rich texture, architects repeatedly specify this natural Vermont slate for interior slate flooring, exterior paving stone, stair treads, fireplace surrounds, slate wall cladding including slate wall shingles and slate sculpings, countertops and roofing. Heathermoor Slate is available in natural cleft, honed and cascade finishes.
Medium charcoal gray with varying amounts of black veining and spots. White quartz veins may occur.
“Semi-weathering”, meaning that some pieces change color when used outside and others do not. Those that do take on brownish tones. (Heathermoor’s weathering characteristic is an aesthetic consideration and does not adversely affect its performance or durability).
ASTM Grade A, rough textured, exceptionally strong and hard, durable, dense, low absorption rate, resistant to freeze-thaw cycles. Slip-, stain-, and heat-resistant. No detrimental effects on the environment.
Depending on the application, an impregnating sealer may be required. Contact us for information regarding the use of sealers, impregnators, oiling, cleaning, etc.