We supply a wide range of roofing slate including natural, man made and reclaimed. Our range of slate is sourced from a variety of quarries both domestically and abroad, to offer our customers a broad selection for various applications such as commercial, self builds, barn conversions, site and heritage work. Whatever your requirements or budget, with large stocks and fast delivery we can offer a solution.
Riverstone slate is not actually slate, it is phyllite. Harder, denser and stronger than slate, phyllite is a perfect stone for any design challenge or artistic feature. With only a handful of sources known worldwide, commercially accessible phyllite stone is rare. Riverstone is one of very few top quality phyllite slates available. Its quality and exclusivity explains why it is used in the most prestigious projects, not just in the UK, but worldwide.If you are looking for the absolute best – that something special for your roofing, cladding or architectural project – then Riverstone is the choice to make.
Cabrera Mountains of North-West Spain, it is consistently hand picked by architects around the world for its unrivalled beauty and exceptional high quality. The unique colour is totally natural and will not fade, even in the strongest sunlight. Unlike other slate brands, every Del Carmen slate comes from the same uninterrupted seam of high quality stone. Other brands may substitute slates from different quarries and different seams – when it comes to Del Carmen, there are no substitutes. We know that you need to be able to rely on the roofing slate you select to be consistent in terms of quality, effectiveness and sheer beauty… and with Del Carmen, that’s exactly what you get.
Our range of slate is sourced from a variety of quarries both domestically and abroad, to offer our customers a broad selection for various applications such as commercial, self builds, barn conversions, site and heritage work.
The Hastings is quarried in North Spain from one of the historic slate producing areas. It has quickly developed a respectable reputation as a flat, clean, consistent slate. The Hastings slate is offered in an ultra, a prime and a heavy with the first being one of the best slates within the UK market today. It’s a light grey slate with no visible pyrites. The slate offers a textured face with neatly dressed edges. The Hastings slate boasts a W-1, T-1, S-1 rating, meaning it conforms and surpasses all the top UK tests for water absorption, thermal cycle resistance and sulphur dioxide exposure.
Quarried from the Orense region of Northen Spain, the Cupa H5 is a non-carbonated slate formed by tectonic compression. Dark grey slate with a riven surface. W1, S1 and T1 certified, the Cupa H5 is an excellent choice for both new build and refurbishment works. Cupa are the world leader in natural slate, with 16 quarries in Spain producing 190,000 tonnes of slate per year.
A smooth textured surface with traditional dressed edges, this slate contains some hints of green in its colour. The Panadero slate in a prime quality, having been through the most stringent selection process, whilst also being tested to the current British and European requirements. The Panadero has a textured surface with traditional dressed edges and occasional small inert inclusions, giving this slate a unique character. The quarry where the slate is found produces the highest quality, offering the best test results for the slate performance in the UK environment.
As well as a wide range of natural slate, we also supply an increasing quantity of slate alternatives, such as fibre cement, concrete, rubber and clay products. Examples include:
We also supply a wide range of both new and reclaimed Welsh slate, as well as slate from other sources such as Brazil. Please contact us for further information.