About Marley Eternit Man Made Slate
Marley Eternit is a leading provider of roofing and cladding products, they produce a range of fibre cement slates, these include:
Rivendale fibre cement slates
They feature a detailed surface and dressed edge, combining the benefit of modern slate technology with the look of natural slate
Thrutone fibre cement slate
The market leading lightweight roof slat. It is a smooth surface and squared edge, available in a range of colours and three shapes providing versatility.
Birkdale fibre cement slates
They feature a smooth surface and dressed edges, giving a traditional look at an affordable price.
Garsdale fibre cement slates
They feature a detailed textured surface and crisp square edge. Versatile and easy to install, making them a favourite with both architects and contractors alike.
Introduced in 1890’s using an Asbestos Fibre these were subsequently replaced with a manmade fibre in the late 90’s using layers of cellulose, reinforcing fibre and cement. These slates have the same form and thickness as natural slate, and offer value for money, but cannot match slates durability, or longevity of colour.