Lake Forest homeowners, if you are looking for a roof that will look great for many, many years, nothing beats a slate roof by A.B. Edward.
We have been serving the Lake Forest, IL area since 2003, installing, repairing and educating homeowners about slate roofing products. When it arrives to durability and beauty, slate roofing is unparalleled in the industry. After many years, there are now many new products and color selections for homeowners.
If you Already have a slate top covering that needs to be repaired, we would be happy to give you a FREE Estimate so we can restore your roof to its optimal condition. We are your one-stop shop for any slate roofing desires you have in the Chicagoland, North Shore and Suburban areas.
If low-maintenance and high-durability are your peak main concerns when it arrives to roofing, you can’t go wrong with a slate top covering!
Accept as true it or not, slate roofs are just as durable as metal roofs – even more so! Better yet, slate roofs don’t need a as much upkeep as you think. Many expert roofers will notify you that slate is one of the best components for outdoor use (this is why slate patios are so common!). Slate roofing is perfect for a number of distinct causes.
Slate roofs are:
- – Exceedingly durable
- – Resistant to rire, rotting, mold and mildew, and bug damage
- – Virtually maintenance-free
- – Environmentally amicable (they don’t require any chemicals to be sustained)
- – Accessible in a broad variety of colors
- – Not easily impaired by water (their waterproofing characteristics make them beneficial in areas where it rainfall and snowfall often)
- -Very simple to fix compared to other roofing components
Slate Roof fix & Replacement
It’s factual that slate roofs can last for numerous years, but fixes are inescapable (nothing lasts forever!). If your slate top covering desires to be fixed, even if you’re handy with tools, it’s a good concept to charter professional roofers. We’ve glimpsed numerous situations where the homeowners have endeavored to fix the problem themselves and accidentally initiated more impairment.
While generally less exorbitant, a fix is not always optimal. There will come a time when you need a full replacement, and even though it may cost more upfront, it will help you bypass exorbitant fixes subsequent on down the road. If about 30 percent of the slates on your top covering need to be replaced, it’s probably financially wiser to get a whole top covering replacement.
Simulated Slate Roof Services
Though not environmentally amicable and chemical-free like natural slate, simulated slate is a more inexpensive alternative. Like slate roofing, simulated slate roofing can enhance the appearance of your home!
If you have any questions about a slate roof when it comes to products, services, installation or repair, let us help you every step of the way…you won’t be disappointed. Call us today (847) 827-1605 or fill out our quick 90 Second Free Estimate Form!
Since 2003 A.B. Edward Enterprises, Incorporated has been providing Chicagoland homeowners with products and installations in the roofing, siding, windows and gutters industry. A.B. Edward has an unblemished A+ Better Business Bureau rating, an Angie’s List Super Service Award Company, and also delivers top industry leading products such as GAF, James Hardie Siding Products, Pella Windows and Doors, DiVinci Roofscapes, Mastic Exterior Siding and more. Today, the family-owned and operated business proudly employs more than 30 people, and our services go well beyond roofing to include, masonry, insulation, decks, exterior painting, stucco, carpentry and more.
We Service the Following Areas and Beyond:
Chicago, Evanston, Barrington, South Barrington, Lincolnshire, Naperville, Wilmette, Long Grove, Northfield, Winnetka, Highland Park, Lake Forest, Northbrook, Glencoe, Hinsdale, Lake Bluff, Lake Zurich, Libertyville, Oak Brook, Park Ridge, Vernon Hills, Burr Ridge, Deerfield, Inverness, Palatine, Arlington Heights, South Elgin, Mt. Prospect and Glenview Illinois.