Slate Roofing Contractor in Bergen County, NJ

Quality Natural Slate Roofing for Residential & Commercial


Slate Roof Repair Bergen County NJ

Get distinctive curb appeal with slate roofing. Not only is this type of roofing pleasing to the eye, but it is also a long-lasting roofing option with superior durability.

For centuries, the slate has been highly acclaimed for its natural beauty and remarkable longevity, unmatched by other materials, making it the ideal roofing option for anyone who wants long-lasting curb appeal. At Homestead Roofing, we have specialized in quality roofing, including slate, for over 85 years and pride ourselves on our superior craftsmanship and service.

Benefits of Slate Roofing

  • Curb appeal – enhances the look of any architectural style
  • Longevity – slate roofing has a life expectancy of over 100 years
  • Variety of color options – green, gray, black, purple, red as well as tiles that sport a mixture of colors
  • Durability – more durable than any man-made material
  • Waterproof
  • Non-combustible – protects your home in the event of a fire
  • Highly resistant to the environment – ideal for areas with heavy rain, snow, and wind
  • High resale value for homes – installing a slate roof on your home greatly increases the resale value
  • Environmentally friendly – because of the longevity this type of roof doesn’t need to be replaced as much which reduces the waste contribution to landfills
  • Low maintenance


What Type of Building is Slate Roofing Good For?

Slate roofing is an excellent option for almost any type of structure including homes and commercial buildings such as:

  • Single-family homes
  • Churches
  • Government buildings
  • Universities
  • Historic buildings
  • Apartment complexes

What Are The Color Options for Slate Roofing?

We offer an extensive color variety for slate roofing which includes the following color choices:

  • Green-purple
  • Red
  • Black
  • Grey-black
  • Royal purple
  • Semi-weathering gray-green
  • Semi-weathering gray
  • Green
  • Gray
  • Variegated purple

What is the Life Expectancy of a Slate Roof?

Slate roofs can last anywhere from 50 to 200 years depending on if you have hard slate vs soft slate with hard slate being more long-lasting. Environmental factors such as rain, snow, and wind all play a part in the longevity of your slate roof. And typically repairs are needed for this type of roofing but you do not have to redo the entire roof every 10 years as you would with other roofing options.

We are located in Bergen County NJ and service all of northern NJ including Passaic County. We are happy to provide a free estimate for a new slate roof or if you have an existing slate roof that needs to be repaired. Call us today to schedule your free estimate!

Our Values

  • Fully Licensed and Insured
  • Quality Craftsmanship
  • Over 85 Years of Experience
  • Free Written Estimates
  • Long-Term Manufacturer Warranties
  • Competitive Rates
  • Focused on Customer Satisfaction
  • 100% Financing Available
  • Delivers the Highest Quality Products
  • Extensive Job Site Clean-Up
  • Best of Ridgewood Awards for Roofing & Siding Contractors 2011-2016
  • Ridgewood Baseball & Softball Association Sponsor