Press Releases

2022 Press Releases

09.20.2022
GAF and Critically Acclaimed Actor Anthony Mackie Team Up to Help Communities Devastated by Natural Disasters Rebuild and Improve Resilience


As Part of $25 Million Commitment, GAF to Rebuild or Repair 500 Roofs in the Gulf Region, Starting in New Orleans’ 7th Ward

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09.07.2022
GAF Expands Commercial Roofing Operations into Georgia with New TPO Manufacturing Plant


GAF, a Standard Industries company and North America’s largest roofing and waterproofing manufacturer, today announced a commitment to build a new manufacturing plant in Valdosta, Georgia to support its commercial roofing operations.

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07.14.2022
GAF Expands Commercial Roofing Operations with New Polyiso Manufacturing Location


GAF, a Standard Industries company and North America’s largest roofing and waterproofing manufacturer, today announced a commitment to build the company’s fifth polyisocyanurate (polyiso) insulation manufacturing plant in Peru, Illinois

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06.09.2022
GAF Announces Texas as Home of First Commercial-Scale Asphalt Shingle Recycling Operation


Facilities in Corsicana and Ennis to divert 300,000 tons of shingle waste from landfills annually starting in 2023

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04.22.2022
GAF Commits to Reducing Environmental Impact with 2030 Planet Goals


Annual impact report outlines sustainability promise and shares progress to date

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03.18.2022
GAF Aims to Curb Urban Heat with Cool Community Project


New research initiative begins in Los Angeles with Climate Resolve and Global Cool Cities Alliance

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02.01.2022
GAF Showcases Innovations for Commercial and Residential Contractors at International Roofing Expo

GAF is showcasing its comprehensive suite of product offerings across residential and commercial roofing.

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01.18.2022
GAF Enhances Timberline HDZ® with Time-Release Algae-Fighting Technology


Feature-rich products with long-lasting algae-fighting power are now even more accessible

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01.04.2022
GAF Energy Launches Game-Changing Solar Roof to Power Mass Adoption of Clean Energy


Timberline Solar™ Boasts World’s First Nailable Solar Shingle and Installs Like a Traditional Roof

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2021 Press Releases

11.15.2021
GAF Begins Commercial Production at Fourth Polyiso Insulation Manufacturing Location


Plant in New Columbia, PA to increase capacity for the Northeast

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09.15.2021
GAF and Good360 Partner to Strengthen Storm Response in the Southeast


New community redistribution center in Mobile, Alabama to source highly needed goods following disasters

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09.07.2021
GAF to Acquire Premium Synthetic Underlayment Manufacturer FT Synthetics


GAF today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire FT Synthetics, a British Columbia-based manufacturer of synthetic underlayments for the steep slope roofing industry.

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04.20.2021
GAF Manufactures Industry’s First Asphalt Shingles Containing Recycled Waste Shingles


This breakthrough represents an important milestone in delivering more sustainable, affordable roofing materials and has significant implications for improving sustainability and circularity across the roofing supply chain.

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03.03.2021
GAF Taps Alma Garnett to Lead Commercial Roofing Sales


GAF, a Standard Industries company and the largest roofing and waterproofing manufacturer in North America, announced the appointment of Alma Garnett as Senior Vice President, Commercial Roofing Sales.

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01.26.2021
John Altmeyer Named Executive Chairman, GAF Commercial Roofing


GAF, a Standard Industries company and North America’s largest roofing manufacturer, today announced the appointment of John Altmeyer as Executive Chairman, GAF Commercial Roofing, effective February 1.

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2020 Press Releases

11.11.2020
Timberline HDZ and Timberline CS Roofing Shingles Earn NSF International Environmental Product Declarations


GAF, North America’s largest roofing and waterproofing manufacturer, announced two new Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) for its Timberline® HDZ and Timberline CS Shingles.

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07.06.2020
GAF Introduces Customizable Digital Sales Platform: GAF Project


GAF, North America’s largest roofing and waterproofing manufacturer, introduced a comprehensive, digital selling platform for contractors called GAF Project.

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06.25.2020
GAF Enhances Timberline American Harvest Shingles with StainGuard Plus and LayerLock


GAF announced the latest expansion of its residential product line with the newly enhanced Timberline AH, now featuring proprietary GAF StainGuard Plus™ and LayerLock™ technologies across its range of distinct color blends.

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04.14.2020
GAF Celebrates 2019 President's Club Award Winners


GAF announced the winners of the 2019 President’s Club Awards, recognizing the most elite residential and commercial roofing contractors in the U.S.

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01.22.2020
GAF Introduces Community Matters Social Impact Initiative


GAF has renewed its partnerships with several non-profit organizations as a part of this effort, committing more than $6 million in financial and in-kind donations in 2020.

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01.10.2020
GAF Unveils Timberline HDZ Shingles Powered by LayerLock Technology


GAF, North America’s largest roofing and waterproofing manufacturer, announced the nationwide launch of Timberline® HDZ shingles, powered by new and innovative LayerLock technology.

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