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GAF roof shingle colors

Whatever your style, find the perfect GAF roof shingle color to complement your home.

Get inspired by GAF roofing shingle colors

GAF shingles are built to help protect your home, and they’re designed to beautify it too. We’ve made it easy to enhance the look of your home and heighten its curb appeal by offering a wide array of roof shingle colors in our most popular styles.

GAF Timberline HDZ weathered wood shingle closeup with sample product image on a brick house.

Weathered Wood

It’s no surprise more GAF customers have been inspired by the rich tones and neutral highlights of Weathered Wood than any other shingle color. Weathered Wood brings out the ultra-dimensional wood-shake look of our Timberline HDZ® shingles exceptionally well.
GAF Timberline HDZ charcoal shingle closeup with sample product image on a white house.

Charcoal

GAF Timberline HDZ pewter gray shingle closeup with sample product image on a light blue house.

Pewter Gray

GAF Timberline HDZ barkwood shingle closeup with sample product image on a taupe house.

Barkwood

GAF Timberline HDZ shakewood shingle closeup with sample product image on a light brown brick house.

Shakewood

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CLASSIC AND DISTINCTIVE

Black & Gray roof shingles

Gray is a calming, neutral color sitting between the extremes of black and white allowing to be a great backdrop when combining with other colors. It is the transition of light to dark, giving you the freedom to explore the range in between.

Black is a formal and dignified color that gives a sense of sophistication. As a roof shingle color it is often paired with white homes, but it can provide an elegant contrast to almost any paint, siding, or brick color.

GAF Timberline HDZ charcoal shingle closeup with sample product image on a white house.

Charcoal

GAF Timberline HDZ pewter gray shingle closeup with sample product image on a light blue house.

Pewter Gray

GAF Timberline HDZ oyster gray shingle closeup with sample product image on a blue-gray house.

Oyster Gray

Birchwood

GAF Timberline HDZ fox hollow gray shingle closeup with sample product image on a brick house.

Fox Hollow Gray

White

GAF Timberline HDZ slate shingle closeup with sample product image on a light brick house.

Slate

GAF Timberline HDZ Williamsburg slate shingle closeup with sample product image on a beige house.

Williamsburg Slate

RUSTIC AND ROMANTIC

Brown & Red roof shingles

Brown is simple and dependable. Its earthy shades offer a sense warmth while allowing other colors on a home to appear richer and brighter.

Red is confident and romantic. It’s a bold alternative for those seeking a unique alternative to black roof shingles on a white home.

GAF Timberline HDZ weathered wood shingle closeup with sample product image on a light brick house.

Weathered Wood

GAF Timberline HDZ shakewood shingle closeup with sample product image on a light brown brick house.

Shakewood

Barkwood

GAF Timberline HDZ mission brown shingle closeup with sample product image on a cream house.

Mission Brown

GAF Timberline HDZ patriot red shingle closeup with sample product image on a white house.

Patriot Red

Hickory

GAF Timberline HDZ sunset brick shingle closeup with sample product image on a beige house.

Sunset Brick

BALANCED AND NEUTRAL

Beige & Gold roof shingles

Beige is flexible and calming. In a roof shingle, it helps balance boldness and offers a relaxed, blended look with like-colored exteriors.

Gold is associated with luxury and extravagance but its closeness to yellow gives it feeling of warmth and happiness.

Copper Canyon

GAF Timberline HDZ driftwood shingle closeup with sample product image on a beige house.

Driftwood

GAF Timberline HDZ golden amber shingle closeup with sample product image on a brick house.

Golden Amber

GAF Timberline HDZ  golden harvest shingle closeup with sample product image on a brown house.

Golden Harvest

NATURAL AND SOOTHING

Blue & Green roof shingles

Green is the color of balance and renewal. Another roof shingle color that is often found on white homes, it gives a sense of sustainability and harmony with nature.

Blue is the color of tranquility and security. Resembling both sky and sea, it comfortably blends into its surroundings.

GAF Timberline HDZ hunter green shingle closeup with sample product image on a white house.

Hunter Green

GAF Timberline HDZ biscayne blue shingle closeup with sample product image on a gray house.

Biscayne Blue

Additional shingle color resources

Consider a color that not only complements your house but also your neighborhood. A certified GAF contractor is also a great resource for figuring out the best roof shingle color for you. To get a feel for how a color works with your home, try our Virtual Remodeler.

GAF shingle styles

Our shingles fit with both current and historical home designs. Looking for a roof that works well with your home and complements what’s in your community? Start by looking at similar homes in your neighborhood and take note of their roofing shingles. Contractors can help you identify the products.

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