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Need help to choose your slates? Looking for information on installation or how to succesfully renovate your roof? Or want to know how to maintain our products? You will find all the answers you need here.

Concrete, terracotta or fibre-cement roofing: pros and cons
1/10/2022
Concrete, terracotta or fibre-cement roofing: pros and cons
Durability, design, weight, weather resistance, cost, sustainability… These are but a few of the criteria to keep in mind when choosing the material for your roof. We give you an overview of the advantages and disadvantages of three common roof solutions.
Slate size matters for your roof
1/6/2022
Slate size matters for your roof
It might have never crossed your mind, but when building or renovating a roof, size matters for the slates you want to use. Let’s compare two Cedral slate sizes: 400x220mm and 600x300mm.
What slate texture to choose for your roof?
1/6/2022
What slate texture to choose for your roof?
The texture of your roofing largely determines the look of your house. But did you know that a natural slate look doesn’t have to be expensive? Whether you like natural or modern, with fibre-cement slates you have a lot more design options for your roof.
When is it time to replace your roof?
1/5/2022
When is it time to replace your roof?
After a number of years, your roof will start showing signs of aging. This article helps you consider the different steps to get it fixed.
Insulate your facade exterior
Insulate your facade exterior
There was no doubt in 2017 that sustainable building and renovation were on the rise. Building regulations related to insulation were becoming increasingly stricter and more demanding. What’s more, many builders and renovators began opting for energy-efficient solutions of their own accord, that seamlessly combined a respect for nature and a focus on energy consumption.
Is it possible to get a guarantee on the roofing works or materials?
Is it possible to get a guarantee on the roofing works or materials?
Having a roof installed or renovated isn’t an investment you decide on overnight. You try to gather as much information as possible, request quotes and routinely set aside savings for it. You’ll also need to settle on a good roofer who can be entrusted with the roof installation.
Finishing profiles for facade slates
Finishing profiles for facade slates
The facade is the showpiece of a home. An eye for detail is essential to achieving the look you have in mind. In that respect, how reliable or good-looking a product is isn’t the only thing that counts. A finish that’s perfect down to the smallest detail also has a powerful impact on the end result. Cedral’s goal is to help you make that happen. 
Use slates for the full renovation of your roof and facade
Use slates for the full renovation of your roof and facade
If you take a short trip through town or the countryside, you’re sure to notice the wide variety of architectural styles straight away. Roof tiles, facade panels, slates, wood, brick – there are all kinds of building materials and techniques decorating the many roofs and facades you pass along the way. A new technique that continues to win over more and more housebuilders is to clad the entire building in fibre cement slates. That means the roofing essentially flows into the facade cladding so that the home’s complete outer shell  is clad in slate.