Slate & Lead Roofing Installation & Repair Edinburgh
Why Lead Roofing?Lead Roofs are chosen not only for their beautiful finished look but also for the knowledge that you will never have to worry about a leaking roof again.
Lead roofing can last in excess of 50 plus years, you just have to have the correct traditional methods of installation and careful maintenance every few years.
Why Choose Tecx Roofing?
At Tecx Roofing, our methods are tried & tested of 35 years experience. We only use the highest quality materials ensuring that the correct code of lead is used for each aspect of your lead roof.
We are able to offer complete lead roof installations including:
- Flat Roofs
- Pitched roofs
- Valley Gutters
Our experienced roofing engineers are also permanently employed by us, we know this is the only way that our high quality lead roof installation, will provide a high standard finished product can be guaranteed by Tecx Roofing.
Slate Roofing Installation & Repairs Edinburgh
Since 1987, Tecx Roofing have been installing traditional slating, this has been the backbone of our business.
Although slate materials and installation methods have changed over the years, we have been able to give time & training so that our installers remain fully qualified to work with both traditional and modern slate.
All of the installers are fully qualified in slating and install roof renewals using natural slate materials from all over the world.
Please see all types of slate available below:
Fibrous Cement Slates
The most cost effective slates are fibrous cement slates. Tecx Roofing use these slates from the Marley Eternit range, which are the only fibre cement slate produced in the UK. Fibrous cement slates are the only product in the UK that can achieve an A+ (The lowest environmental impact) in the BRE’s green guide.
Rivendale closely resembles natural slate and will add the appeal of a natural slate look to any roof. Rivendale slates offer the latest in outstanding aesthetics with a finely detailed textured surface with a dressed edge.
Garsdale slates feature a detailed textured surface and crisp square edge. Suitable for projects where an aesthetic textured is important.Birkdale slates feature a smooth surface with a dressed edge. These slates can now be installed at a pitch of 15 degrees using hook fixings.
Suitable for low pitch roofs with a rafter length under 6 metres.
The market leading Thrutone slates offer superb aesthetics at an economic price. A smooth surface with a square cut edge. Thrutone slates can be installed at 15degrees using hook fixings.
Suitable for low pitch roofs with rafters not exceeding 4 metres.
Spanish Contessa Natural Slate
The contessa slate is selected from well established sources and is produced by some of the most efficient quarries in Spain. With its natural textured surface it can produce an attractive and long lasting roof.
Canadian Glendyne Natural Slate
The Glyndyne slate is produced in Qubek, Canada. A slate of consistant, high quality and high strength. Glendyne is a good match for ffestiniog or other blue/grey British natural slate.
Spanish Cupa Natural Slate
Cupa have been quarrying slate for more than a century
Cupa H12 is a grey slate with a smooth matt surface, it is noted for it's exceptional consistency of thickness and surface appearance.
Penrhyn Natural Slate
Benefits from a number of highly practical properties making it an exceptional roofing slate. Welsh roofing slate from the Penrhyn quary is known to produce some of the finest slate in the world.
- Durability 100 years plus
- Colour fast non fading
- Aesthetically pleasing
The unquestioned quality and durability ensures Penrhyn roofing slate is much sought after for both domestic and heritage projects
Any questions that you have regarding Slate & Lead roofing, please call: 0131 555 4611 or 07880 563 364