UK Trip Report – NFRC / Ffestiniog & Penrhyn Quarry / Dublin Slate Roof Tour

The NSA Board visited the NFRC show in London, England, Ffestiniog & Penrhyn Quarry in Wales, and historic slate roofs in Dublin, Ireland. National Federation of Roofing Contractors Show The NFRC award show was held in London on May 12th, 2023. The NFRC is the... read more

Common Myths About Slate Roofing

Slate shingles are a natural product with exceptional durability and aesthetic beauty. They have been in use in North America for over 400 years. During this time, certain myths have developed around the product. The purpose of this Technical Bulletin is to address... read more

National Slate Association Conference ’22

National Slate Association Conference ’22 The NSA held its conference in Saratoga Springs, NY & the Slate Valley (Granville / Poultney), the first weekend of October. This conference brings together the quarriers, contractors, consultants, and distributors... read more

NSA Conference History Photo Gallery

The NSA has a history of holding slate related conferences all over the United States. These events are integral to the collaboration among peers in the industry and an overall fun time. This year the conference will be held in Saratoga Springs, NY, the original... read more

Peter Papay Obituary (1950 – 2022) – Slatington, PA

Peter J. Papay, Sr., 72, of Slatington, passed away Sunday, July 10, 2022, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest. He was the husband of Karen L. (Rubright) Papay, whom he married on June 17, 1967. Born in Slatington on March 26, 1950, he was the son of the late John... read more

NRCA ProCert Slate Program – JTA Meeting

This past week, June 1st-3rd, a dozen slate roofers met in Chicago at the NRCA headquarters. The objective was to spend time honing in on the skillset that makes a professional slate roofer. This knowledge would then be used to outline and create the NRCA’s... read more
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