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Index of All Articles:

Adventures in Slate Roofing - Stacy Moore (TR1)_PDF

Aprons and Cleats on Slate Roofs (TR6) PDF

Avoid These 21 Contractor Errors on Slate Roofs (TR7) PDF

Bits and Pieces about Slate Roofing - Various Authors (TR6) __PDF

Bits and Pieces About Traditional Roofing (TR8) PDF

Book Review: Historic Slate Roofs (TR7)PDF

Box Gutter Expansion Joints (TR6) _PDF

Buckingham Slate is Back! (TR8) PDF

Built-In Gutter Expansion Joints (TR6) _PDF

Buying and Maintaining a Home with a Slate Roof (TR8) PDF

Camara Slate - Fair Haven, Vermont (TR2)__PDF

Cancer in the Slate Roofing Workplace (TR8) PDF

Cant Strips on Slate Roofs (TR6) - PDF

Chateau Woda Nymphee Slate Roof (TR7) - PDF

Chimney Removal on Slate Roofs (TR6) PDF

Chinese Slate in Brief - John Xue (TR2)

Civic Heroes of the Slate Industry (TR7) - PDF

Cleats on Slate Roofs (TR6) PDF

Confessions of a Sissy Slate Roofer - James Godsil (TR7) - PDF

Conical and Rounded Slate Roofs (TR4) __PDF

Conical Slate Roofs Simplified - John Crookston (TR7) PDF

Contractor Errors on Slate Roofs (TR7) _PDF

CONTRACTORS: Finding the Right Contractor for Your Slate Roof (TR8) PDF

Copper Half Round Roof Gutters - Barry Smith (TR1) __PDF

COPPER RIDGE: Installing Copper Ridge on Slate Roofs (TR8) PDF

Copper Prices: Through the Roof (TR5)_PDF

Copper Snow Aprons on Slate Roofs (TR8) PDF

CUPOLA: Historic Copper Cupola on a Slate Roof (TR8) PDF

Diary of a Slate Roof Installation - Daniel Ernst (TR7) PDF

Diminished Course Roof Slating - UK Style (TR5) - Michael Hill _PDF

Drip Edges on Slate Roofs (TR6) _PDF

Eighteen Steps to a Successful Slate Roof Installation (TR8) PDF

Expansion Joints in Box Gutters on Slate Roofs (TR6) _PDF

EZ-Pot Pro Soldering Pot for Roof Flashing (TR8) PDF

Flat-Lock Soldered Copper Roofing - Barry Smith (TR6) PDF

FLEXIM: Installing Ridge and Hip Tiles on Slate Roofs with Flexim (TR8) PDF

General Roofing Terms (TR3)

Generation X Slaters - CMR Construction (TR6) __PDF

Government Slate Roofing Projects (TR8) PDF

Graduated Slate Roofs: History and Practice (TR2)__PDF

Graduated Slate Roofs: One Contractor's Experience - Barry Smith (TR2)__PDF

Guatemala Tile Roofs (TR7)_PDF

GUTTERS: Installing Copper Half Round Roof Gutters - Barry Smith (TR1) __PDF

Hail Damage to Slate Roofs (TR6) _PDF | Read it in theRCI Interface Magazine

Headlap on Slate Roofs (TR6) _PDF

Heat Cable - How to Install It on Slate Roofs (TR8) PDF

Hips and Ridges on Slate Roofs (TR4) PDF

Holes In Roof Slate Do Make a Difference (TR5) __PDF

Horsham Stone Roofs (TR7) PDF

Hot Tips for Vertical Soldering of Copper Flashing on Slate Roofs - Barry Smith (TR3) _PDF

How to Build a 150 Year Slate Roof (TR1)_PDF

How to Install Copper Snow Aprons on Slate Roofs (TR8) PDF

How to Preserve a Slate Roof _PDF

How to Repair a Ceramic Tile Roof (TR1) PDF

How to Replace Ceramic Tiles on a Roof (TR1) _PDF

Hurricane Force Winds and How They Affect Slate Roofs (TR5) _PDF

Ice Dams on Slate Roofs: How to Avoid Them (TR8) PDF

Ice and Water Membrane (TR1) __PDF

Industry Spotlight: Camara Slate - Fair Haven, Vermont (TR2)__PDF

Industry Spotlight: Penn Big Bed Slate Co. (TR1) _PDF

Industry Spotlight: Triple M Contracting (TR7) PDF

Installing Copper Ridge on Slate Roofs (TR8) PDF

INSTALLATION: Eighteen Steps to a Successful Slate Roof Installation (TR8) PDF

Installing Ridge and Hip Tiles on Slate Roofs with Flexim (TR8) PDF

International Preservation Trades Workshops (TR3) PDF

Irish Slate Quarries (TR5)_PDF

Masonry Leaks around Chimneys on Slate Roofs (TR7) PDF

Morning in the Life of an Irish Roofer - John Ball (TR5)__PDF

National Slate Association Meeting in Saratoga Springs, NY (TR2)

Norwegian Stone Roofing (TR7) PDF

ORNAMENTATION on Slate Roofs: Gone to Moose Camp - Slate Roof Ornamentation (TR8) PDF

Owner-Built Century Slate Roof - Thomas Massie (TR6) __PDF

Peculiarities of Historic Slate Roofs - With Examples of Wrongful Condemnations (RCI Interface Journal)

Penn Big Bed Slate Co. (TR1) _PDF

Project Spotlight: The Durable Slate Company- Cherie Downey (TR5) _PDF

Project Spotlight: The Paulin Slate and Copper Co. (TR6) _PDF

Project Spotlight: The R.W. Stokes Co. (TR3) _PDF

Project Spotlight: Cathedral of St. Andrew in Little Rock, Arkansas (TR4)__PDF

Quaint Cottage Style Slate Roofs and How to Install Them (TR5) __PDF

Reader Feedback: Ice and Water Membrane, Spanish Slate, etc. (TR2)__PDF

Readers Write: Plywood, Condensation, Ice Guard, Costs of Slate (TR3) __PDF

Readers Write: Headlap, Underlayment, Ridge Venting, Nails, Soldering, Roof Decks, etc. (TR5) __PDF

Readers Write: Valleys, Galvanized Nails, Slate Overhang, Leaking Chimney, etc. (TR6) __PDF

Readers Write: Heat Tapes, German Slating, Roof Stains, Slate Siding, Plywood, etc. (TR7) PDF

Readers Write: Heat Cable, Step Flashing, Snow Aprons, Soldering, etc. (TR8) PDF

Readers Questions:Slate Roof Penetrations; Deck Breathing; etc. (TR4)__PDF

Review: Historic and Obsolete Roofing Tile (TR3)__PDF

Review: Slate Roof Bible, 2nd Edition (TR3)

RIDGE: Installing Copper Ridge on Slate Roofs (TR8) PDF

Roof Inscriptions and Designs on Slate Roofs (TR3) _PDF

Rounded Valleys on Slate Roofs - Brent Ulisky (TR6)_PDF

SALVAGED ROOFING SLATES: So You Have Salvaged Roofing Slates for Sale? (TR8) PDF

SELLING ROOF SLATES: So You Have Salvaged Roofing Slates for Sale? (TR8) PDF

Senior Slaters: Sexagenarians Install Their Own Slate Roofs (TR5)__PDF

SHEDDING SLATES: The Incredible Slipping Roofing Slate Shingles (TR8) PDF

Slate Hooks: How to Adjust them for Thicker Slates (scroll to bottom of page)

Slate Roofers Convergence 2010 (TR8) PDF

Slate Roofing Costs, Charles Silva (TR7) PDF

Slate Roof Installation Hint (TR2)

Slate Roof Repair: Don’t use Strap Hangers to Repair Slate Roofs (TR8) PDF

Slate Roof Repairs: Good, Bad and Ugly (TR7) PDF

Slate Roofs - Why Learn the Hard Way? (RCI Interface)

Slate Siding - Liam Tower (TR6) __PDF

Slate Siding in Morocco - John Ball (TR4) __PDF

Staggered and Ragged Butt Slate Roofing (TR3) __PDF

Slate Roofing Contractors Association 2003 Update (TR3) __PDF

Slate Roofing Contractors Association 2005 Update (TR4) __PDF

Slate Roofing Contractors Association 2006 Update (TR5) __PDF

Slate Roofing Contractors Association 2007 Conference (TR6) __PDF

Slate Roofing Contractors Association  2008 Update (TR7) PDF

Slate Roofing Contractors Association Convergence 2010 (TR8) PDF

Snow Aprons - How to Install Copper Snow Aprons on Slate Roofs (TR8) PDF

Snowguards on Slate and Other Roofs - What's New (TR6) __PDF

Snow Guards: READ AN ARTICLE ABOUT SNOW GUARDS BY JOE JENKINS

Snowrails on Slate Roofs (TR6) __PDF

Soldered Seam (Flat-Lock) Copper Roofs - Barry Smith (TR3)__PDF

Soldering Roof Flashings - Chris Paulin (TR6) __PDF

So You Have Salvaged Roofing Slates for Sale? (TR8) PDF

SRCA: Slate Roofers Convergence 2010 (TR8) PDF

Start It Right: 5 Common Mistakes Installing Slate Starter Courses (TR5)__PDF

Strap Hangers: Don’t use Strap Hangers to Repair Slate Roofs (TR8) PDF

Tar or Not to Tar on Slate Roofs (TR7) _ PDF

Tile Roof Repair (TR1) PDF

Tips and Beefs about Slate Roofs (TR4)__PDF

Tool Review: Estwing Slate Roofing Hammers (TR2)

Top Ten Mistakes Made When Installing a New Slate Roof (TR4) __PDF

Top Ten Tips for Installing Copper Half Round Roof Gutters - Barry Smith (TR1) __PDF

Triple M Contracting (TR7) PDF

Turrets and Rounded Slate Roofs (TR4) __PDF

Turrets on Slate Roofs Simplified - John Crookston (TR7) PDF

V-Tiles for Hips and Ridges on Slate Roofs (TR8) PDF

What Roof Consultants Need to Know About Slate Roofs (RCI Interface Journal)

What Roof Owners Should Know About Contractors (TR1) __PDF

What's In a Hole? The Holes In Roof Slate Do Make a Difference (TR5) __PDF

What the Hail? Hail Damage to Slate Roofs (RCI Interface)

What the Heck? Slate Roof Underwater, etc. (TR8) PDF

Why Slate Roofs Don't Need Ice and Water Membrane (TR1) __PDF

Wind Damage to Slate Roofs (TR5) __PDF

World Slating and Tiling Championships in Dublin, Ireland, 2002 (TR2)

World Slating and Tiling Championships in Scotland, November 2000 (TR1) __PDF

World Slating & Tiling Champ. 2002-2005 (TR3)__PDF

Yankee Gutters on Slate Roofs (TR8) PDF

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

How to Install a Slate Roof (This is at SlateRoofCentral.com)

How to Repair a Slate Roof

How to Repair a Tile Roof

How to Repair an Asbestos Roof

More About the Slate Roof Bible

What You Need to Know to Keep a Slate Roof Alive for Centuries (As seen in Traditional Building Magazine, Vol. 15, #1, January/February 2002, p. 102)

What Roof Professionals Need to Know About Slate Roofs __PDF

What Home Inspectors Need To Know About Slate Roofs (PDF article #1)

What Home Inspectors Need To Know About Slate Roofs (PDF article #2)

How to Preserve a Slate Roof (Winter 2003/2004 Period Homes Magazine, p. 78-80) __PDF

The Peculiarities of Historic Slate Roofs - With Examples of Wrongful Condemnations (As seen in the RCI Interface Journal, Nov/Dec 2004; Vol XXII, No. 11, pages 6-10) PDF

The Infography about Slate Roofing
Sources recommended by an expert whose research specialty is slate roofs.

FROM THE ROOF CONSULTANT'S INSTITUTE:

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How to Survey a Slate Roof. Joseph Jenkins. Joseph Jenkins, Inc. 143 Forest Lane, Grove City, PA, 16127. Phone: 814-786-9085 • Fax: 814-786-8209
What the Hail? Hail Damage to Slate Roofs
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Hailstones usually consist of water ice measuring between 1/4 and 2 inches in diameter (the size of a small pea to the size of a golfball), with larger stones...
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All roofing contractors do it at some point in time, don't they? They bite off more than they can chew by diving into a project while lacking the nec...
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THE PECULIARITIES OF HISTORIC SLATE ROOFS. WITH EXAMPLES OF WRONGFUL CONDEMNATIONS. Slate roofs have two unusual characteristics that ...
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Slate roofs are roofs made of rock mined or quar ried from holes in the ground, pits, tunnels, and deep shafts. It is hand worked into manageable sizes then split  ...

 

 

 

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