Barcamp, has been the leading manufacturer of Brazilian roof slates since 1996 and is a natural slate that originates from the quarries in the region of Papagaois.
The production process starts with the selection of the best materials in the quarries. This operation is essential to ensure our customers are getting the high-quality slates. All stages of the process are registered under a tracking system that allows our supplier to detect errors in the chain and predict the behavior of stocks effectively. Barcamp pride themselves on providing quality and excellence in the production and exportation of slate.
If you have any questions about roof slate, or you need assistance with the different slates we have on offer, call 0800 124 4431 or visit us in one of our stores.
About Barcamp Brazilian Slate
Barcamp Brazilian natural slate originates from the quarries in the region of Papagaois, Brazil. It available in two colours grey green and graphite both of which have shading variations which give an high quality, attractive looking roof.
This Grey/Green slate has high deposits of chlorine that give it the unique green hue and a typical slate texture.
How to lay Brazilian slate roof tiles
Installation of Brazilian slate follows the same procedures as all slate roofs in the UK.
The rules and regulations on how to slate a roof will depend on your location. You must always check the rules and regulations for your specific region.
The typical build up of a slate roof in England; breathable membrane, roof batten , and slate roof tiles.
How to slate a roof in Scotland?
A typical Scottish build up ; Sarking boards (fixed to joists),cross batten, breathable membrane, counter batten, and slate roof tiles
Other Key considerations that will affect the build up of your slate roof also include;
Roof pitch, this will inform the required overlap of your slates (as defined by the manufacturer). Wind zone, this will inform both the required membranes required and often the required fixings required, again this will vary from region to region. Insulation placement, depending on whether your roof is to be a warm roof or cold roof. This will affect the composition of your slate roof.
Buy Brazilian Slate with Burton Roofing today
Burton Roofing is a trusted supplier of Brazilian Slate in the UK. We have over 35 years of experience in the trade and a Trustpilot rating of ‘Excellent’ based on hundreds of independent customer reviews. You can rely on us to provide high quality Artificial slate products at the right price.
With free delivery in selected areas, read more about our delivery rates or use our delivery estimate tool when you go through the checkout process. Feel free to call us on 0800 124 4431 for more advice on Artificial slate.