Did you know that there is a roofing material that is completely natural? A material that, other than having all the suitable physical characteristics, is eco-sustainable and aesthetic appealing?
We are talking about the precious stone, used since ancient times for roofing.
Our stone blocks are excavated from the best quarries in the world to produce stone roofing suitable for every climatic zone.
Are you curious to discover the natural properties that make stone perfect for roofing?
Stone roofs are a particularly effective choice thanks to the numerous properties this natural sedimentary stone presents. Stone is characterized by a low level of porosity, which allows it to resist atmospheric agents while remaining concretely unchanged over time.
Stone is an easily breakable stone, thus it can be divided in slabs of regular width, so thin that they are light enough to be used as roofing material.
Slate, limestone or quartzite are, in fact, a highly waterproof and anti-freeze materials; hence, they are particularly suitable for roofing, as evidenced by the widespread diffusion of stone roofs in the Ligurian territory, in the French one and throughout Northern Europe and America.
The stone roofs are distinguished by their high insulation capacity and maximum durability, which are confirmed as the primary properties of stone, performing at the same time an impressive aesthetic function. That’s because the stone tiles can be made in different colours attributable to the intrinsic characteristics of the various types of stone.
The colour of the stone depends on the sedimentation process that has determined its origin; consequently, it is possible to obtain tiles with shades from eggplant to green, from grey to black, passing through the original poly chrome slabs. In this way, functionality and high ecological sustainability are combined with the elegance of a natural roof covering, resistant and suitable for any type of home.
These characteristics make stone roofs perfect for homes in any climatic zone. Artesia is he best stone roof supplier in Italy. Our artisans have created a wide collection of stone tiles rich in shapes, colours, and sizes.
Stone roofing tiles
Stone roofing tiles have been used for roof coverings since the earliest times. Just think of the buildings in the historic center of Liguria, which still today are all made of stone tiles.
The stone tiles have exceptional technical characteristics: high resistance to abrasion, absolute insensibility to any chemical aggression and maximum anti-freeze. Thanks to the versatility of this natural stone, it is possible to obtain a wide range of tiles, with extremely different formats, structures, and colours, able to adapt to any environment.
Are you looking to redesign the roof of your house?
The stone roofing tiles from our collection are the ideal choice!
Our stone roofing tiles can ensure your home and your life what they deserve: total protection, under all aspects. Our international designers have created a wide range of stone roofing tiles for sale, starting with the traditional grey stone roof tiles and going all the way up to modern tiles.
Consult our collection online or come and visit us in Via Pezzonasca 27 16047 Moconesi, Genova – ITALY