Bestows a natural chic looks without going for the ultra contemporary machine cut paving. Brazilian Slate is denser and holds the colour more effectively than Chinese slate.
Slate's beautiful clean look and rich textured finish make it a firm favourite with our customers. Combined with slate's long-lasting easy to maintain properties, Slate is a stunning stone choice for any room of the house and outside in the garden.
Slate's laminar nature makes it easy to cleeve, hence it has been employed as a building material for hundreds of years. However, it was only with the invention of the combustion engine that allowed the transport of heavy stone so slate's use outside of roofing has been limited up until relatively recently.
Slate has seen a renaissance of interest of late, with wider choices of shape and size allowing for new and interesting creative uses of slate both on its own and mixed into design projects involving multiple stones and materials. The dark neutral colours of the slate make an excellent accent to warmer colours.
Brazilian Black Slate has deep and rich black with deep blue undertone colours. With the Grey Slate having slight shade variation creating a modern stylish look.
Truly versatile recommended uses include flooring inside and out, countertops and walls in both residential and commercial projects.