||SOME MUSHROOM SLATE
Both Face Riven Finish,Top Face Riven, Back
Grounded,Top Face Honed, Back Grounded,Random Plagstone Finish
12x12,12x24,16x16,Up To 24x24
8-12mm, 10-15mm, 15-20mm, 9-11mm, 10-12mm, 14-16mm
a few million years in the making
Slate is a
natural product that was formed millions of years ago.
Slate must still be hand split to reveal its warm
earth tones and weathered veining. Highly
skilled craftsman are employed in this process to
ensure the finest of quality. Each slate has its
own unique design and as a result, no two pieces are
the same. Used in bungalows, million-dollar
homes and commercial buildings nationwide, our
beautiful line of natural slate offers elegance at an
affordable price. This natural
adds noticeable style to both interior and exterior
home designs. Extremely versatile, slate is the
natural choice over porcelain tile or ceramic.
Consider slate for entryways, kitchens, fireplace
hearths, bathrooms, and patios. The options are
limited only by your imagination.
is a fine-grained metamorphic rock that splits into thin,
smooth-surfaced layers. Slatestone, or simply slate, is recommended
by leading architects, designers and building professionals. The
rugged look of slate imparts it a distinct appeal. Slate is easy to
clean and requires very little maintenance. Slate also provides high
slip resistance and is long lasting. All these factors make it the
stone for a number of applications including home interiors and
exteriors, roofing, flooring, hearths, fireplaces, wall claddings,
landscaping, driveways, patios, windowsills and pools. They are
perfect for offices, restaurants and hotels. Slate is also used for
engravings, paintings and sculptures. The most common building
applications for this material are floor, wall and roof tiles as
well as fireplace surrounds. Tiles can be split and cut-to-size with
only the natural cleft surface, or manufacturers will add value by
calibrating the material to ensure a consistent thickness throughout
roofing slate are traditionally produced in the following
Patterns are cut to fixed dimensions of length and
width, the width being never less than half the length.
Sized Slates or width randoms are of a stated length
but of various widths: the width is never less than half the
length. e.g a width random can be consisting of 450x225,
450x250, 450x275, 450x300.etc....
Randoms are supplied in random lengths and widths,
the width never being less than half the length. The roof is
covered with diminishing courses.
Randoms are ordered by reference to the maximum and minimum
In order to minimise the western labour costs of sorting and
holiing slate on site all randoms are pre-holed and sorted
to the nearest combination in each wooden crate before
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is a rich 12 x 12 multicolor slate sometimes referred to as "Indian
Summer" slate or "Autumn" slate in a 12 x 12 tile format we
It is natural cleft to exposed the rugged beauty of the stone. It is
suitable for interior or exterior applications.
SLATE, A ROOF THAT LASTS A LIFETIME!
that lasts a lifetime! Enjoy the durability and longevity of a
natural stone slate roof in a rich Autumn Summer color. Each roof
tile measures 40 x 70 cm (approx 16 x 10 inches) and has pre-drilled
nail holes. Expected service life is between 40 and 75 years when
TO THE SLATES COLORS GALLERY .......
Here are some
examples of imported slate's many uses.