GAF Press Releases

4/11/2017

GAF Introduces Digital Roof Advisor for Commercial Properties

User-friendly tool helps evaluate roofing options   PARSIPPANY, N.J. (April 11 , 2017 )   Recognizing the unique complexities of the commercial roofing industry, GAF has developed a revolutionary roof-evaluation software program to help property owners, consultants, architects, and facilities managers select the most appropriate...

4/3/2017

Standard Industries Completes Acquisition of Braas Monier to Form Global Roofing Leader

Future management team comprised of top leadership from both Braas Monier and Icopal. The combined Icopal and Braas Monier business will operate under the name “BMI Group” .   New Jersey/Luxembourg, April 3, 2017 – Standard Industries Inc., the leading global provider of roofing and waterproofing solutions, and Braas...

3/7/2017

GAF Launches VR Experience at IRE

Roofing system virtual reality tool helps contractors educate property owners   PARSIPPANY, N.J. (Mar. 7, 2017 )   Since it’s not always practical to bring the property owner to the roof, the new GAF VR Experience enables contractors to bring the roof to them. The GAF VR Experience, which premiered at the International Roofing...

2/28/2017

GAF Receives Women’s Choice Award® for the Fifth Consecutive Year

  PARSIPPANY, NJ (2/28/17) — GAF, North America’s largest roofing manufacturer, is honored to have earned the 2017 Women’s Choice Award ® . The award is based on extraordinary recommendations from their female customers in a customer satisfaction survey conducted by WomenCertified Inc., using the company’s...

2/23/2017

GAF Provides More Environmentally-Friendly Roofing Options for Commercial Roofing Contractors with LiveRoof® Partnership

PARSIPPANY, N.J. (Feb. 23 , 2017)   GAF, North America’s Largest Roofing Manufacturer, is proud to announce a new relationship with LiveRoof®, giving commercial roofing contractors the ability to offer more living roofing solutions— also known as green roofs — to their customers. Commercial building owners and...

2/22/2017

GAF Introduces Non-Halogen Polyiso Insulation

Key component of industry’s only completely sustainable roofing system   PARSIPPANY, NJ (Feb. 21 , 2017)  GAF, North America’s largest roofing manufacturer, is proud to introduce a new non-halogen polyisocyanurate insulation: EnergyGuard™ NH Polyiso Insulation Board. With this product introduction, GAF is the first...

2/14/2017

DRG and GAF Launch Customer Engagement Software for Roofing Contractors

Parsippany, N.J. (Jan. 23, 2017) Dallas-based Diversity Resources Group (DRG) has announced an exclusive relationship with GAF, North America’s largest roofing manufacturer, to launch a cutting-edge customer engagement software. pulseM is an app that allows contractors to obtain and manage reviews both from customers as well as employees...

2/14/2017

GAF is First Roofing Manufacturer to have Green Circle Certify Recycled Content of Polyiso Insulation

PARSIPPANY, N.J. (2/14/17)  –  GAF, North America’s largest roofing manufacturer, is proud to announce its latest achievement in sustainable product solutions. The company’s EnergyGuard™ Polyiso Insulation Board has been certified for recycled content by GreenCircle Certified, which verifies the percentage of...

1/24/2017

GAF Launches Roof-Integrated Solar System at International Builders’ Show

PARSIPPANY, NJ (January 23, 2017) GAF, North America’s largest roofing manufacturer, has announced a breakthrough in solar roofing technology: the DecoTech™ Roof-Integrated Solar System. The GAF DecoTech™ System, introduced at the International Builders’ Show (IBS) in Orlando, Florida, couples innovative, attractive...

1/3/2017

GAF Announces “The Eat & Greet with Guy Fieri Sweepstakes”

PARSIPPANY, N.J. ( Jan. 3, 2016) GAF is giving professional roofing contractors, builders, and remodelers a chance to win an exclusive meet-and-greet experience with Guy Fieri and tickets to the 2017 International Roofing Expo in Las Vegas.    “The Eat & Greet with Guy Fieri Sweepstakes” will give one Grand Prize winner...

12/1/2016

GAF Donates Roofing to Habitat for Humanity for Sixth Consecutive Year

PARSIPPANY, N.J. (Dec. 1, 2016)  – GAF, North America’s largest roofing manufacturer, is proud to renew its national partnership with Habitat for Humanity. The company will continue to donate roofing materials to Habitat for Humanity builds across the U.S. and Canada where GAF factory-certified contractors volunteer their...

11/10/2016

GAF Donates Roofing Material to Preserve World War II Training Camp

PARSIPPANY, NJ (11/8/16) — GAF, North America’s largest roofing manufacturer, is pleased to donate quality roofing materials to support the preservation of Camp Toccoa at Currahee, a historic landmark in Georgia where 6,000 men trained for World War II. Timberline HD ® Shingles and GAF accessories were installed atop a 6,700...

10/21/2016

GAF Headquarters Building Awarded The World’s First Resilient Design Credit By USGBC

(Parsippany, NJ - 10/21/16) GAF is honored to announce that its global headquarters in Parsippany, NJ, is the first building in the world to be awarded a LEED® Resilient Design Pilot credit from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). This achievement recognizes North America’s largest roofing manufacturer for accommodations made in...

10/5/2016

Sustainable Minds and GAF Introduce New SM Performance Fact Sheet™

Cloud-Based Reports Make It Easier Than Ever to Select Products with Transparency Information   LOS ANGELES, CA / PARSIPPANY, NJ, October 5, 2016 -- Cloud software and services company Sustainable Minds is proud to introduce the SM Performance Fact Sheet™ with North America’s largest roofing manufacturer and product...

9/28/2016

GAF Continues Partnership with No Roof Left Behind As Exclusive Roofing Manufacturer

Communities vote to help deserving families win a free roof   PARSIPPANY, NJ (9/28/16) – GAF, North America’s largest roofing manufacturer, is pleased to continue its partnership with No Roof Left Behind (NRLB), a program that provides a new roof to deserving families in the U.S. and Canada. The program gives contractors the...

8/30/2016

“Contractors and Building Professionals Compete for Weekly Prizes with the GAF Football Experts Club”

PARSIPPANY, NJ (8/30/16) — GAF, North America’s largest roofing manufacturer, is pleased to offer the GAF Football Experts Club powered by Athlon Sports. The online football “pick’em” game runs from August through the end of football season. Players will be able to win weekly prizes such as signed mini-helmets...

8/2/2016

GAF Introduces e360: the Industry’s Most Advanced Measurement and 3D Visualization Tool

Game-changing technology program revolutionizes the way roofing, siding, and window jobs are estimated and sold   PARSIPPANY, NJ (8/2/16) —GAF, North America’s largest roofing manufacturer, is proud to announce the launch of its newest app, e360. e360 is the roofing industry’s most advanced 3D visualizer and estimator. It...

8/1/2016

GAF Receives Esteemed “Partners of Choice” Award from David Weekley Homes

PARSIPPANY, NJ (8/01/16)  — GAF, North America’s largest roofing manufacturer, is proud to have received its seventh distinguished Partners of Choice Award from David Weekley Homes, the country’s largest privately held builder. GAF received an “A” ranking in quality and is one of only twenty-five suppliers, of...

6/28/2016

GAF Awarded One of the World’s Largest Rooftop Solar Projects

(Parsippany, NJ- 6/28/16) GAF, North America’s largest roofing manufacturer, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded the roofing material for one of the world’s largest rooftop solar projects located at Westmont Drive in the Port of Los Angeles. PermaCity, a Los Angeles-based solar developer, partnered with GAF because of its...

5/4/2016

GAF Partners With Television Personality and Contractor Alison Victoria To Help Homeowners Navigate Roofing Projects

(Parsippany, NJ- 5/4/16) GAF, North America’s largest roofing manufacturer, announced a partnership this week with Alison Victoria, interior designer and host of her own home improvement show. Alison has designed over 150 kitchens and has spent thousands of hours working on renovation shows. She is a recognized home improvement expert...