What CertainTeed shingles are discontinued?

CertainTeed no longer manufactures these shingles; all shingles it has sold after 2005 are fiberglass shingles and are not at issue in this suit. On September 1, 2010, the District Court approved the settlement, which is intended to resolve disputes between the parties about the performance of the shingles.

Which brand of shingles is 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.

Are 3 tab shingles discontinued?

Currently, we know of no 30 year dimensional 3 tab shingles being manufactured. We’ve seen some insurers try to replace these discontinued shingles with just 3 tab, but we argue against this as 3 tab is not the closest thing to “like with like”.

Who makes the best 50 year shingles?

Owens Corning With Owen Corning’s 5 architectural asphalt shingle lines, you’ll be able to find the look and color you want. As long as you hire a roofing contractor that’s certified, they also offer a 50 year (or the life of the roofing materials) non-prorated warranty if you get an entire roof system.

Do shingles need time to settle?

If you’re in the middle of the warm season, then you can expect your shingles to settle about a week after installation. You will have to wait longer than this if the weather outside your home is cold. The settling process can last upwards of several months under these conditions.

How much do CertainTeed landmark shingles cost?

CertainTeed Shingles Prices vs GAF Shingles

Quality Shingle Product Cost per roof square (100 sq.ft)
Basic CertainTeed Landmark $78
Good GAF Timberline HD $93
Good CertainTeed Landmark PRO $120
Premium GAF Timberline Ultra HD $135

What are the longest lasting roof shingles?

What’s the Longest Lasting Roof Shingle? Tile and slate shingles last longer than asphalt, but at a much higher price. High quality asphalt shingles last up to 50 years. Tile and slate can last 100 with proper care, but also require a reinforced roof structure because of their added weight.

Are 50 year shingles worth the money?

Even so, these could last you between 25 to 40 years at most until you’ll need a roof replacement. If your plan is to live in your home for the next 5 to 6 decades, 50-year shingles are worth the investment. If not, you might want to consider cheaper, alternative options.

Can you still buy 20 year shingles?

20-year shingles or 3-tab shingles, aren’t recommended often. Because of this, they are used less frequently, and therefore they are generally special order only. Suppliers don’t often carry them because they don’t sell as well.

Are 20 year 3-tab shingles still made?

30 – year shingles also known as laminated, dimensional or architectural shingles typically do not last 30 years. 20, 40, or 50 – year shingle will not last their designated years either. It is a common misconception and a point of confusion for many homeowners.

Why are my shingles lifting?

Why Shingles Lift In most cases, asphalt shingles lift as a result of improper installation or inadequate ventilation in the attic. Shingles may have been damaged during the installation process or even before they were installed. During strong winds, the shingles can be lifted and result in roof leaks.

How long does it take new shingles to seal?

In spring, two to three days of 45 to 50 degree weather with sunny skies would be good for a roof installation. Shingles won’t seal unless they warm to an ambient temperature near 70 degrees. That doesn’t mean it needs to be 70, because solar radiance will heat the shingles even if temperatures are in the 40s.