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Is GAF or CertainTeed shingles better?

Is GAF or CertainTeed shingles better?

Our verdict: CertainTeed Landmark Shingles are a more premium looking, durable product with more options for different climates and regions. GAF Timberline are a more economical choice, that have more color options and would work best in milder climates.

Is CertainTeed more expensive than GAF?

The bottom line with CertainTeed is that the cost of the products are much higher compared to GAF’s, but that extra money you spend will give you a more durable and higher quality roofing system.

What brand of roof shingles are best?

Ultimately, the test revealed that the top 10 shingle brands were:

  • Atlas – Pinnacle Pristine.
  • GAF-Elk – Royal Sovereign.
  • CertainTeed – XT 25.
  • Atlas – StormMaster Slate.
  • Tamko – Heritage.
  • Owens Corning – Oakridge.
  • Owens Corning – Duration.
  • Owens Corning – Berkshire Collection.

Does GAF make CertainTeed shingles?

GAF offers a 3-tab shingle called Royal Sovereign, while Certainteed offers the XT 25 line.

What is the best brand of roof shingles?

A: Choosing a brand of shingle is not just a matter of appearance. A better quality of shingle will last longer, resist algae growth longer, and be more resistant to wind and hail damage. The three “top” brands are Certainteed, Owens-Corning, and GAF. These companies make high quality shingles and are about…

What is GAF systems plus warranty?

The GAF Weather Stopper ® System Plus Ltd. Warranty provides coverage against manufacturing defects for all major GAF components on your roof (not just your shingles) – so you’ll have the peace of mind of knowing that, if any covered roofing component fails, it will be covered by the warranty (see ltd. warranty for complete coverage and restrictions).

What brand of roof shingles?

CertainTeed is mainly recognized…

  • IKO has a strong foothold in roofing industries around the world.
  • What are ridge cap shingles?

    Ridge cap shingles are designed to cover the cap between two roof surfaces where the shingles do not always touch. When you are cutting your own ridge caps, it is important to measure the gap between your shingled areas.