Slate Roofing in Melbourne
Slate roofing and tile systems require regular maintenance and repair to retain their classic and typically historical appearance to ensure they last a lifetime and more. Licensed Lewis Roofing roofing specialists are experienced with slate roof maintenance and provide qualified slate roof solutions for your home or commercial property in Melbourne. Whether you require skilled repair for slate shingles or a certified inspection of your slate tile roof, consult with a roofing contractor with extensive experience with the specific requirements of slate roofing systems to protect your investment.
A Time Tested Roofing Option
Natural, solid and attractive slate material has been used as a reliable and attractive roofing option for hundreds of years and last about as long as their history for a century or even longer when well maintained. Since slate roofing systems are exceptionally durable, they are often used to preserve and protect historical buildings in addition to adorning luxury homes in the Melbourne region. Lewis Roofing roofing experts combine the traditional benefits of slate roofing materials with modern roofing technology that results in long lasting performance and adds an exclusive exterior appearance to any residential or commercial property.
Slate Roofing Services
Lewis Roofing specializes in repairing existing slate roof systems in the Melbourne region with services that include:
- Repair of missing and broken slate tile or slate shingles
- Repair to leaking or damaged copper flashings
- Damaged slate roof components surrounding chimneys and slate roof
- Slate roof gutter cleaning
- Slate Roof Snow guard installation
- Slate roof inspection
- Slate roof preventative maintenance programs
Modern Slate Roofing
In addition to installing and repairing natural slate roofing systems, our experienced and skilled Lewis Roofing craftsmen customize the latest synthetic slate roofing systems that while still offering the age-old elegance and distinction, are more lightweight, completely waterproof and easier to maintain. Today’s modern slate roof systems are the product of extensive testing and development that includes premium quality roofing products made from advanced eco-friendly materials. Not only will a synthetic slate roofing installation perfectly blend with and enhance the existing architecture of your home or commercial property in Melbourne, it will significantly enhance its curb appeal and add to its overall value.
Benefits of Synthetic Slate Roofing
Durability – While natural slate roofing is long lasting, it nonetheless requires extensive and regular maintenance over time to prevent chipping and flaking. Like its original counterpart a synthetic slate roofing system is fire and moisture resistant and is also designed with superior engineered shingles that come with a manufacturer warranty of 50 years and require minimal maintenance.
Cost-Effective - Lewis Roofing roofers install synthetic slat systems for as much as 50% less than a natural slate system due to the lightweight materials and ease of installation. The total cost of a slate roofing system for your property in Melbourne will depend on a range of factors including existing roof dimensions and style of architecture.
Eco-Friendly Roofing Material – Synthetic slate roof shingles are recognized as an energy saving roofing product made from recyclable materials that won’t end up in a landfill.
Contact Lewis Roofing for more information on natural or synthetic slate roofing systems and to schedule a free roofing estimate today.