North Country Unfading Gray will hold their original color when exposed to the elements. This slate is a light to medium gray with mottled inclusions of dark gray and black. Grey slates get their color from carbon.
North Country Unfading Gray is a premium quality roofing slate of light to medium gray, with mottled inclusions of dark gray and black. This slate is frequently employed to create subtle color texture in a primarily gray roof. North Country Unfading Gray slate is produced by select Vermont quarries and meets or exceeds ASTM test requirements as an S-1 rated roofing slate.
Most colored slate including the North Country Unfading Gray come from the Vermont/New York slate valley which is 6 miles wide and extends approximately 24 miles along the border from Granville, NY to Fair Haven, VT.