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Findlay Roofing is Master Elite Certified

GAF Master Elite Certified Contractor

Protecting What Matters Most!

How Does Being a GAF Master Elite Certified Contractor Separate Us?

Date: August 2022

Before we get into our humble brag about being a GAF Master Elite Certified Contractor, who is GAF?

GAF is the leading manufacturer in roofing and waterproofing materials in North America and here at Findlay Roofing we specialize in using the GAF Timberline HDZ Shingles in most of our residential roofing projects. GAF’s Timberline HDZ shingles are tested and designed to protect your roof from the uncertainty of our Canadian weather. These shingles come with a 15-year WindProvenTM Limited Wind Warranty with infinite wind speed protection as well as a 25-year StainGuard PlusTM Algae Protection Limited Warranty which protects against blue-green algae discolouration.

What is GAF's Master Elite Certification?

GAF’s Master Elite Certification is a program that provides ongoing training and communication to roofing contractors. It is the manufacturers way of guaranteeing a professional and proper installation process. Additionally, being a Master Elite certified contractor means that as a roofing contractor we are eligible to offer the best warranty industry wide.

How do you become GAF MasterElite Certified?

This Certification requires a minimum of 7 years of expereince, is renewed yearly and requires the contractor to be:

Properly Insured and Licensed

  • $1M+ Liability Insurance
  • Worker’s Compensation Insurance
  • State Licensed where required and applicable

Reputable and Trustworthy

  • Good Standing with the Better Business Bureau (BBB)
  • Good Credit per Experian


Highly Qualified

  • GAF Trained and Certified
  • High property owner job satisfaction ratings
  • able to offer the strongest GAF warranties

How does being a GAF Master Elite Contractor Separate us?

The GAF Master Elite Certification is a mark of roofing excellence. Only 2% of all roofers across North America are Master Elite Contractors and we are proud to say that Findlay Roofing is among them. As a Master Elite Contractor, Findlay Roofing can offer the best warranties industry wide, including GAF’s Silver and Golden Pledge Warranties. GAF’s golden pledge warranty has a lifetime shingle warranty and a 25-year misapplication warranty. This includes misapplication of shingles and accessories, manufacturing defects, and provides additional peace of mind for customers. 

All in all, Findlay Roofing is your local Master Elite Roofing Contractor who you can trust to protect what matters most, you.

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