A1 Quality Roofing Austin, TX

Austin's Most Reliable Slate Roofing Contractor

When Quality & Price Matter, A1 Quality Roofing Has You Covered!

Guaranteed Professional Slate Roofing Services in Austin

Guaranteed Professional Slate Roofing Services Austin, TX

At A1 Quality Roofing, we are committed to providing quality slate roofing installation services. We use advanced techniques and materials to ensure the best possible results for our clients. Our team of experienced professionals has trained in industry best practices and will leave you with one of the most durable and long-lasting roofs available.

We offer different types of slate roofing options: natural and synthetic. Our experienced roofing team in Austin is here to answer all of your questions and work with you every step of the way to meet your needs and budget. Call us today at (512) 722-7740 to schedule a free inspection so we can determine if a slate roof is right for your home!

A1 Quality Roofing is a residential roofing company that specializes in tile roofing as well as asphalt shingle, cedar, tile, and metal roofing.

Types of Slate Roofs We Install


Natural slate roofing is a popular choice due to its durability and long-lasting life. However, because it is a natural rock, the weight of a slate roof can be extremely heavy. Before installing a natural slate roof, ensure your home is structurally sound enough to handle the added weight. If not, retrofitting your home with additional support may be necessary.


If you’re looking for a more affordable option that still offers many of the same advantages as natural slate roofs, synthetic slate tiles may be an ideal solution. Synthetic slate tiles are made from asphalt and rubber polymers that mimic the look and texture of real slate tiles. They’re also lightweight, so they don’t require additional structural support when installed on your home.

The Pros and Cons of Slate Roofing

When making your decision about the type of roofing you prefer, there will be pros and cons. It’s best to know what to expect.

Pros of Slate Roofing

  • Beautiful: Nothing says class and style like a slate roof. Whether you opt for synthetic slate or natural stone, both will turn your home into the best-looking one on the block.
  • Long-lasting: With proper installation from knowledgeable professionals and regular maintenance, a natural slate roof can provide beauty and protection for many years to come.
  • Low maintenance: Routine inspections will help you stay on top of needed repairs. Otherwise, there is little maintenance to worry about.

Cons of Slate Roofing

  • Expensive: Quality comes at a price, and slate is not an exception! At five times the cost of asphalt shingles, it’s a serious investment for many homeowners.
  • Heavyweight: Traditional stone slate is tough to install because of its weight, meaning it’s not feasible for just any home.

Slate Roof FAQs

Traditional slate is made out of natural rock, whereas synthetic slate is made out of recycled plastics.
Slate roofs can last 50 to 100 years, depending on whether it’s natural or synthetic.
Slate roofs are very easy to maintain–just keep it clear of debris and stay on top of your inspections! Because slate roofs can easily crack when improperly stepped on, it’s always recommended to call a professional for repair and maintenance.

Want to learn more? Get a free inspection scheduled with our slate roofing professionals!

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12407 North Mopac Expressway 250, #232, Austin

4.8 17 reviews

  • Avatar Val Stewart ★★★★★ 5 months ago
    A1 Quality Roofing did an amazing job on replacing my existing roof. Annie has a great eye for color. She matched the roof shingles with the brick on my home prefect. Dustin and his staff worked with my insurance company for covering roof … More replacement cost. The crew did an excellent job and sure everything was cleaned up before they left.Thank you again A1!!
  • Avatar Sonia G Thomas ★★★★★ a year ago
    Had ZERO clue where to turn to when we experienced extensive roof with hail damage. A1 was highly recommended. The recommendations hit the nail on the head - from beginning to end the service was PERFECT. They came out quick and assessed … More - even put up some tarps for us to make sure we had everything covered. Discussed pricing and selection. Gave us a no nonsense quote with a warranty, they even handled calls with our insurance and adjusters. They went over what the construction would entail with no hidden surprises - it was really a PERFECT experience. We can’t recommend them enough and we TREMENDOUSLY APPRECIATE their team and the work they did for us. ***** if I could give them 10 *’s I would!
  • Avatar paul perez ★★★★★ a year ago
    Chris from A1 roofing was amazing to work with. The A1 roofing team showed up 15 minutes early to the appointment and finished my roof earlier than estimated. Thr team was very professional and took extra time to make sure there were no … More nails left in my yard. Thank you again for everything!
  • Avatar Felipe Lerma ★★★★★ a year ago
    My roof was leaking and had awful hail damage. A1 Quality Roofing came out to inspect my roof and gave me a lot of good information about their company, the roofing materials they use and what to expect from start to finish. For my installation … More they were very organized and clean. They kept me up to date on each step. They even notified my neighbors in advance so they could clean their yards or offer a free roof inspection. Excellent company and I will continue to recommend this hard working group.
  • Avatar margie powers ★★★★★ 2 years ago
    A1 does top notch work. They are very customer oriented. My experience using them for replacing my roof was amazing. Highly recommend this company. Hassle free and made recommendations to improve the roof appearance and quality. Thank … More you for offering a high quality product
  • Avatar Jessica Miller ★★★★★ a year ago
    This company is awesome and you won’t regret using them. I took the time to get various quotes and meet with roofers. A1 stood out and completed the job very easily. Clean, communicative and honest…USE THEM!!!
  • Avatar Ashley Arnold ★★★★★ a year ago
    Used A1 awhile back. Super fast turn around, quality work, Chris is super knowledgeable and amazing!Will definitely refer him to friends in the future!
  • Avatar Danny Horwitz ★★★★★ a year ago
    Chris was super knowledgeable and made sure I understood exactly what was being fixed and why it was being fixed for me. Will definitely be using A1 Roofing in the future!
  • Avatar Toby Torres ★★★★★ 2 years ago
    I was highly impressed by A1 Quality Roofing of Texas professionalism. They started early and finished in one day which I didn’t think was possible due to the size of my roof. They made sure to pick up every nail and debris that was the … More result of the roof installation. I recommend them to anyone who reads this. Excellent work!
  • Avatar Dorothy Littleton ★★★★★ 3 years ago
    Had hail damage and needed my roof replaced, had A1 Quality Roofing of Texas take care of everything. They are a great company and did a fantastic job . Finished it in one day and the roof looks fantastic. I highly recommend this truly … More awesome company for all your roofing needs !