As a commercial property manager, you’ve probably been through roof replacement. While it isn’t something you do every year, it’s definitely a costly and time consuming task when it needs to be done. If you’d rather forego roof replacement for as long as possible, the next time the project needs to be done, the material you choose is highly important. Consider slate as a great option for longevity on your commercial roof.
Slate has been a popular roofing material for close to 100 years, but shingles and tiles – which cost less and are mass-produced – have taken over the market. However, more commercial property managers are starting to recognize the long-term benefits of slate roofing and it’s making a comeback. Here are just a few of its benefits.