What is slate?Tile and Slate Roofing on house in st helens, merseyside

Slate is: “a fine-grained, grey or bluish-purple metamorphic rock, which can be easily split into smooth, flat plates.” It is often used as a flooring or roofing material and looks fantastic on a variety of buildings. Take a look at our slate roofs, here.

What are the benefits of using slate roof tiles?

Slate is popular with property owners for many reasons. By opting for this material, you’ll take advantage of its:

  • Ability to increase the financial value of the properties on which it’s laid
  • Durability
  • Endurance
  • Environmental friendliness
  • Low maintenance
  • Visual appeal


Slate roofs

Here at Roofers St Helens, we offer a comprehensive slate roof service. We can be called on to install, maintain and repair slate roofs throughout the North West and Merseyside. We take on projects of all sizes, no matter how large or small.

Working with both domestic and commercial customers alike, we pride ourselves on our high quality roofs as well as our professional and courteous service.

When you choose the rooferssthelens.co.uk team for your slate roof, you can be confident that you’ve selected an experienced team. We’re members of many professional bodies, including:

  • Checkatrade
  • Competent Roofer
  • The Confederation of Roofing Contractors
  • The Federation of Master Builders
  • The National Federation of Roofing Contractors
  • TrustMark