Fiber Cement Slate Roofing Eternit™, Stonit™, or Thrutone™, various colors. Non-asbestos formulation. Laid over 1/2" sheathing. Includes 30 lb. felt and one copper storm anchor per slate. Add for sheathing, flashing, hip, ridge and valley units.
  23-5/8" x 11-7/8", English (420 lb, 30 year) [view picture]
    2" head lap (113 pieces per Sq) R1@5.50 Sq 498.00 195.00 693.00
    3" head lap (119 pieces per Sq) R1@5.75 Sq 522.00 204.00 726.00
    4" head lap (124 pieces per Sq) R1@6.00 Sq 541.00 213.00 754.00
    Add for hip and ridge units, in mastic R1@0.10 LF 10.20 3.55 13.75
  15-3/4" x 10-5/8", Continental (420 lb, 30 year)
    2" head lap (197 pieces per Sq) R1@6.50 Sq 514.00 231.00 745.00
    3" head lap (214 pieces per Sq) R1@6.75 Sq 559.00 239.00 798.00
    4" head lap (231 pieces per Sq) R1@7.00 Sq 606.00 248.00 854.00
    Add for hip and ridge units, in mastic R1@0.10 LF 9.32 3.55 12.87
    Copper storm anchors, box of 1,000 ($44.00) — Ea .04 — .04
    Stainless steel slate hooks — Ea .42 — .42
    Add for extra felt under 5-in-12 pitch R1@0.20 Sq 11.10 7.10 18.20
Roofing Tile, Clay Material costs include felt and flashing. No freight or waste included. Costs will be higher where clay tile is not manufactured locally. U.S. Tile Co.
  Spanish tile, “S”-shaped, 88 pieces per square,
  (800 lbs per square at 11" centers and 15" exposure)
    Natural red clay tile R1@4.50 Sq 311.00 160.00 471.00
    Add for coloring (“flashed”) — Sq 14.50 — 14.50
    Red hip and ridge units R1@.047 LF 1.10 1.67 2.77
    Color hip and ridge units R1@.047 LF 1.56 1.67 3.23
    Red rake units R1@.047 LF 2.09 1.67 3.76
    Color rake units R1@.047 LF 2.30 1.67 3.97
  Red clay mission tile 2-piece, 86 pans and 86 tops per square, [view picture]
  7-1/2" x 18" x 8-1/2" tiles at 11" centers and 15" exposure
    Natural red clay tile R1@5.84 Sq 362.00 207.00 569.00
    Add for coloring (costs vary widely) — Sq 55.10 — 55.10
    Red hip and ridge units R1@.047 LF 1.15 1.67 2.82
    Color hip and ridge units R1@.047 LF 1.56 1.67 3.23
    Red rake units R1@.047 LF 2.09 1.67 3.76
    Color rake units R1@.047 LF 2.30 1.67 3.97
Concrete Roof Tile Material includes felt, nails and flashing.
Approximately 90 pieces per square. Monier Lifetile
    Shake, slurry color R1@4.25 Sq 157.00 151.00 308.00
    Slate, thru color R1@4.25 Sq 191.00 151.00 342.00
    Espana, slurry coated R1@4.25 Sq 191.00 151.00 342.00
    Monier 2000 R1@4.25 Sq 203.00 151.00 354.00
    Vignette R1@4.25 Sq 178.00 151.00 329.00
    Collage R1@4.25 Sq 178.00 151.00 329.00
    Tapestry R1@4.25 Sq 195.00 151.00 346.00
    Split shake R1@4.25 Sq 215.00 151.00 366.00
    Villa, slurry coat R1@4.25 Sq 177.00 151.00 328.00
    Villa, Roma, thru color R1@4.25 Sq 182.00 151.00 333.00
  Trim tile
    Mansard “V”-ridge or rake, slurry coated — Ea 2.51 — 2.51
    Mansard, ridge or rake, thru color — Ea 2.61 — 2.61
    Hipstarters, slurry coated — Ea 21.50 — 21.50
    Hipstarters, thru color — Ea 27.40 — 27.40

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