Ohio Proud.

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.

Ohio'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*.
green clay roofing tiles and copper dormer
A German style "Wild Roof - Wildedeckung" in Colorado Springs, CO. For this project we used North Country Black.
west view of st rose of lima church and tower, including the slate roof and copper flashing
The Durable Slate Company was established in Columbus, Ohio, over thirty years ago. Although we started as a small slate roofing company, quality service, sound methods, and professional integrity quickly expanded The Durable Slate Company throughout Ohio and beyond. Working together, our branches are able to service the entire United States, as well as Internationally.

About our Columbus Branch

The Durable Slate Company, Columbus branch, is our headquarters, and services the entire Columbus metro area, and serves as the hub for larger national and international historic roofing projects.

About our Cincinnati Branch

The Durable Slate Company: Cincinnati branch serves the entire tri-state area, as well as Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee, and West Virginia.

About our Cleveland Branch

The Durable Slate Company: Cleveland branch serves Northeast Ohio and western Pennsylvania.

Ohio 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.