Is TAMKO the same as GAF?

Is TAMKO the same as GAF?

GAF Timberline HD® asphalt shingles are available with a lifetime limited warranty and Stainguard® Protection against algae. Tamko Heritage Woodgate® shingles are protected with a lifetime limited warranty, 10-year Full Start period, and 10-year algae cleaning limited warranty.

Is TAMKO roofing good?

TAMKO is a quality shingle and ranks the highest in my book. Ten years ago, I used a mixture of CertainTeed, GAF, TAMKO and Owens Corning. I switched to TAMKO first because of color choices. I always thought TAMKO had the best colors on the market.

How long does a TAMKO roof last?

ANY STYLE YOU CHOOSE, YOU’RE COVERED. All Heritage shingles come with a 10-year non-prorated period which TAMKO calls the Full Start™ period. Our new Limited Lifetime Warranty is just one reason homeowners and builders choose TAMKO. A trusted source in the building industry for 75 years.

What is the price of TAMKO shingles?

TAMKO vs Owens Corning and GAF

Brand Average cost Durability
TAMKO $75-$200 per square Winds up to 160 MPH
GAF $85-$250 per square Some shingles have unlimited wind limits
Owens Corning $77-$215 per square Winds up to 130 MPH

Are TAMKO shingles algae resistant?

TAMKO Heritage roof shingles are algae resistant, and are made with materials that slow down black streaking algae growth. TAMKO, a trusted roofing brand, created Heritage Laminated Asphalt Shingles to protect your roof against Gloeocapsa Magma. Additionally, TAMKO’s roofs are known for their beauty and durability.

What is the wind rating for TAMKO Heritage shingles?

110 mph
TAMKO’s Heritage® line of shingles continues to offer a 15-year Limited Wind Warranty of 110 mph for standard application and 130 mph for high wind application, as well as a 10-year Algae Cleaning Limited Warranty.

Are TAMKO shingles bad?

Tamko is a more affordable shingle in all tiers – good, better and best. The brand offers good quality and value.

What TAMKO shingles are discontinued?

After a deluge of consumer complaints, including premature cracking, curling, and delamination , Tamko has discontinued their Lamarite Slate product. That means your Lamarite roof isn’t doing its job of protecting your home, family, and possessions.

Are TAMKO shingles impact resistant?

TAMKO Building Products, Inc. is expanding its popular Heritage® line of laminated asphalt shingles to include a new Heritage® IR shingle. The innovative new reinforced shingle is classified by the Underwriters Laboratories for compliance with UL 2218 Class 4 Impact Resistance.