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NSA Conference Recap – Ithaca, NY

The National Slate Association Conference was held in Ithaca, NY from 9/28/17-9/30/17. Over 60 people from the industry attended to see instructional presentations, a walking tour of Cornell University, and networked on wine and pub crawl tours.

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NSA President – Brian Chalsma

Name – Brian Chalsma

Company – The Roofing Company, Inc.

Job Title/Responsibilities – President/CEO/Founder

I Grew up on a dairy farm in Wisconsin and for the last 31 years I’ve lived in Virginia.

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Types of Slate Roofs

The function of a slate roof is to provide shelter, shed rain and snow, and resist wind and other loads. This is achieved with simple and adaptable methods of installation that have proved successful for centuries around the world.

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