CertainTeed roofing products are a best seller among homeowners looking for a durable, beautiful, and hardy roof. Thousands of homeowners choose the CertainTeed brand over competitors like GAF. Today we’ve reviewed the pros and cons of the CertainTeed suite of roofing products, and we hope our assessment gives you the information you need to make an informed purchase decision.

 

CertainTeed Roofing Products Review


Company Overview 

 

Founded in 1904 as General Roofing Manufacturing Company, CertainTeed is North America’s leading brand of exterior and interior building products. They take responsible development very seriously, and focus on innovative and sustainable building products. They have helped shape the industry for more than 100 years! Their focus on innovation in roofing has created a portfolio of high-quality roofing products - perfect for a remodel.

Warranty Info

 

Renoviso is a CertainTeed Shingle Master and, therefore, when ordering this roofing through us, you will receive a lifetime warranty on materials and labor. If ordered through another contractor, CertainTeed still offers a great warranty, depending on the product.

Grand Manor Shingles

 

Advantages

  • Exceptional style and grace!
  • These are the best of the best, and a terrific choice even for a steeply sloped roof
  • The shadows under the tabs creates the depth and dimensions of natural slate, leaving you with a classic roof look
  • Made of a luxury fiberglass composite, the shingles are extremely durable
  • Available in 10 colors
  • 5 layers of coverage once installed 
  • Fire, wind, and impact resistant certifications
  • Streak fighter included to protect against airborne algae to keep your roof looking healthy and beautiful for years

Limitations

  • You get what you pay for, as one of the most expensive roofing options we offer, this would be an investment 
  • The look is classic, so if you are going for something a bit more contemporary, this may not fit
  • 130 mph wind protection is not included - its an upgrade, so if you live in an area prone to high winds and storms, this may not be the best option

Specs

  • 425 lbs per sq

XT25 3-Tab Shingles

 

Advantages

  • Traditional look, with 11 color options
  • Good weather protection
  • Extremely durable, fire and weather resistant
  • Good quality roofing without the high price tag

Limitations

  • Somewhat simple look, no shadowing for dimension
  • No streak fighter available to protect against algae
  • Not available for a lifetime warranty if bought through another contractor 

Specs

  • 205 lbs per sq

Landmark Shingles

 

Advantages

  • CertainTeed’s most popular architectural style shingle
  • Available in Landmark, Landmark Pro, or Landmark Premium 
  • The dual layer construction leads to great weather protection
  • Includes Streak Fighter to fight algae
  • The craftsmanship creates a look similar to cedar shake roofing, but its a fraction of the cost!
  • Great for a colonial look
  • Fire and weather resistant
  • 3 options for weight and thickness, as well as up to 16 color options
  • Rated ‘Best Buy’ in consumer magazines

Limitations

  • None

Specs

  • 230 lbs per sq

Summary 

 

CertainTeed roofing products not only offer a great value, but there are also a range of high-quality products to chose from. They’re a great option for anyone looking for a little luxury without the big price tag.