6 Reasons Architects and Builders Choose CUPA PIZARRAS Natural Slate

5 February 2016
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6 Reasons Architects and Builders Choose CUPA PIZARRAS Natural Slate

When choosing the materials for an architectural project, the architects usually look for the highest durability and the best appearance. But why do architects and builders prefer CUPA PIZARRAS natural slate?

CUPA PIZARRAS consistency

CUPA PIZARRAS consistency

1.) Consistency

Unlike other brands, CUPA PIZARRAS produces and transforms its natural slate in its own quarries and processing plants, enabling them to offer any kind of natural slate for roof tiles or facades. CUPA PIZARRAS has the widest range of natural slates: they can ensure you the continuity and availability of any product, avoiding variations in color or texture caused by combining different types of slates.

2.) Technical support

CUPA PIZARRAS has a team of natural slate experts at your disposal, and works only with distributors with a high knowledge of our products. Our production, quality, sales and engineering teams are always just a phone call or email away.



3.) Quality

CUPA PIZARRAS natural slates exceed all international standards. Their and quality is guaranteed by renowned by national and international certifications, such as the American ASTM, British BRE®, French NF® or Belgian ATG®.

4.) Warranty

They are confident enough in their own quality systems and experience to guarantee their slates for 100 years. CUPA PIZARRAS’ 16 quarries have natural reserves for centuries, ensuring any future renovations can be done with exactly the same kind of natural slate, maintaining the original vision for any building intact through time.

5.) Expertise:

CUPA PIZARRAS has been producing natural slates since 1892. During this 120 years they have developed state of the art production facilities that combine with their traditional know how to produce 1 in every 3 slates supplied around the world.

These are some of the reasons why thousands of architects worldwide have chosen to trust CUPA PIZARRAS’ slate, creating unique projects that will stand the test of time.

  • Cultural and historical buildings, such as the Notre Dame Seminary in New Orleans, the Almudena Cathedral in Madrid, Copenhagen and Tokyo central stations or the Rosary Basilica in France, to name a few.
  • Modern and contemporary buildings around the world, in which natural slate really shines, like The Lighthouse project in Denmark, the Pablo Picasso College in France, or the Balwise Mansion in Scotland.
  • Traditional Homes in every country, from Madagascar to New Zealand, with natural roofs in every imaginable design.