Slate Roof Shingle Installation
Whether you are considering a first-time slate roof installation, considering your slate roof repair slate replacement options, or looking for a fast, affordable way to stop slate roof leaking, the team from Mallard Exteriors is at your service. From slate tile roof repair to routine inspections and replacements, we offer a variety of slate roofing services designed to help maintain your property’s beauty, value, and curb appeal.
Leaking Slate Roof Repair & Replacement
While more of an investment than some other roofing materials, synthetic slate roofing offers long-lasting elegance that can make it a beautiful addition to any home. In fact, slate roof life expectancy can easily span multiple decades!
Slate roof shingles are also appealing because of style options that range from traditional grays and blacks to vibrant colors that can include stunning reds, purples, and greens. And like other types of roofing, you can repair a slate roof at any time. Other than an impressive roof life expectancy, slate roofing and slate shingles can be a wise choice for the following reasons:
• It’s naturally resistant to fire and mold
• Low water absorption makes it resistant to damage from frost-thaw cycles
• It can easily enhance the architectural style of your home
• Slate roofing material can boost your home’s resale value
• It can be considered environmentally friendly since quality slate shingles aren’t likely to end up in a landfill anytime soon
Synthetic Slate Roofing For Your Home
Traditional slate roofing isn’t right for every budget, we offer a more budget-friendly composite alternative; although you’ll still enjoy the same look of traditional slate with this option. We carry shingles and related roofing products from leading brands like DaVinci and Inspire.
We’re a full-service slate roofing company prepared to handle a variety of tasks involving slate roofing in Maryland and Delaware. While we specialize in re-roofs, we’re equally able to care of your other slate roofing needs. Our capabilities include:
• Slate tile roof installation
• Slate roof restoration
• Slate roof inspection
• Preventative or seasonal maintenance
• Slate roof replacement and repair
Why Choose Mallard Exteriors as Your Slate Roofing Company?
Mallard Exteriors has earned a reputation for top-notch customer service for customers with asphalt, cedar shake, and standing seam metal roofs. With slate roofing, you can also count on us to meet your needs and exceed your expectations. Choosing us as your preferred slate roofing specialists also means:
• Fair, honest pricing
• Convenient financing
• Free estimates
• Flexible scheduling options
Contact Us For Your Slate Roof Shingle Contractors
If slate tile roof installation will be part of a new construction or home improvement project, our slate roofing contractors can offer input on how to set up your roof so it safely supports slate roofing material. Keep in mind that tiles do not lay flat on a slate roof. They must all be angled.
For situations where a roof isn’t able to support traditional slate, composite slate products may work better. These materials weigh about a third of what natural slate weighs. Offering a 110 mph wind uplift rating, composite materials are also less fragile. Licensed and insured slate shingle roof contractors from Mallard Exteriors can also offer assistance with the selection of slate roof shingles prior to installation. After all of the decisions have been made, our crew will arrive promptly with all necessary supplies and permits.
Our meticulous approach to installation also means less risk of dealing with the slate roof leaking and similar issues. You’ll also be pleased with how we minimize disruptions and clean-up before leaving.
Because slate has a reputation as being the hundred-year roof, some homeowners in Maryland and Delaware assume this means such roofs require little or no upkeep. However, a slate roof should be inspected annually. During a slate roof inspection, our experienced roofing contractors typically:
• Check for slate roof leaking
• Look at flashing and fastening
• Check for signs of improper repairs (e.g., chasing leaks with multiple applications of black goop)
If you have any questions in regards to your slate roof shingle installation, call us today!