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A Durable Maryland.

The Durable Slate Company was founded in 1986 on old-fashioned principles: treat your customer right and build a quality product. Over time, we grew beyond Ohio to service the entire United States, earning numerous professional distinctions over the years for safety and ingenious design. Whether your roof just needs a few slates or a complete replacement, we're ready. Let's talk.

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Maryland's Slate Experts

The Durable Slate Company is an award winning slate and specialty roofing company. We repair and install all types of natural slate, clay tile, and copper roofing, no matter the building type or project size. And with one of the largest stocks of slate and clay roofing tiles, we can match your original tiles for a nearly seamless repair or addition.

We take slate and specialty roofing seriously. 

Call (410) 235-7500 to schedule your free, no pressure roofing estimate*.
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About our Mid-Atlantic Branch

The Durable Slate Mid-Atlantic office serves the Baltimore and Washington D.C. metro areas, as well as Annapolis, Hagerstown, and the rest of Maryland. We also serve the entirety of New Jersey, Delaware, and North Carolina, and are no strangers to Pennsylvania, especially Harrisburg, Scranton, Wilkes-Barre, and Allentown. Lastly, we love visiting Charlottesville, Richmond, and Norfolk, Virginia.
Unlike most roofing contractors, we specialize in slate, clay-tile, and custom copper solutions. Our in-house training and apprenticeship programs are industry leading and we are frequently recognized for our integrity in all things. We call this the Durable Way and it means premium service, time-honored methods, and a lasting, beautiful roof.

Our commitments to quality, safety, and traditional methods has earned us innumerable distinctions and awards over the years. Here are a few awards that make use especially proud.
Our locally sourced, expert craftsman are exceptionally capable slate roofers with decades of combined experience. We work and behave professionally, with consideration for your well-being and the historic integrity of your home and surround, and are motivated by pride in our work. We love slate roofing and our work shows it.
Within Maryland, you might spot one of our trademark red trucks near Chevy Chase, Bethesda, Frederick, Germantown, Silver Spring, Potomac, Takoma Park, Baltimore, Annapolis, Towson, and so many more.

Maryland Roofing Services

We are full service residential roofing contractors and have delivered specialty slate services for high end homes across the United States.

The Durable Slate Company specializes in:

Besides residential, we frequently work with:

Schools, universities, and other educational facilities;

Churches, temples, synagogues and mosques;


And Federal, state and local government facilities and governmental service agencies.

We have completed thousands of projects of all shapes and sizes throughout the United States and abroad. 

Alongside our sister company, Durable Restoration, we have been privileged to repair and preserve some of the world’s finest architecture, be they churches in Chevy Chase, the Bromo Seltzer Arts Tower, or your neighbor down the street.
More than a roof. It's a Legacy.