Sustainable Buildings & Resilient Design
Resiliency & Sustainability

Proudly Promoting Sustainable Buildings & Resilient Design

GAF is committed to leading in sustainable practices that promote environmentally responsible buildings. We're constantly innovating and educating to promote resilient building at every stage of the process.

Benefits of Resilient & Sustainable Roofing

Environmental Impact

Our resilient & sustainable roofing products use less energy; promote potable water; create less waste; and may even be healthier for occupants.

Economic Impact

By helping manage the environment inside your building or home, the right roof can lower heating and cooling costs.

Health & Community

A well-insulated and ventilated building or home helps reduce moisture that can lead to mold growth and other health hazards.

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Programs

Solar Made Simple

Learn about budget-friendly solar roofing systems that are beautiful, efficient, and seamlessly integrated for maximum output.

Sponsorships & Support 

We're proud to support initiatives that promote sustainability here and around the world.

Roofing Shingles Made Into a New Road

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Roofing Shingles Made Into a New Road

Asphalt is America's most recycled material. Our GAF Certified Green roofers recycle your old shingles into a new roadway.

Additional Resources

Articles, apps, websites, and everything else to assist the environmentally responsible minded builders.


Helpful Links & Tools

GAF Crest for Homes

Cool Roof Energy Saving Tool - Residential And Commercial

The industry's first self-serve cool roof energy conductor. See what money saving changes you could make.

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GAF Transparency Showroom

GAF Transparency Showroom

Find all our products with transparency information provided in an understandable and meaningful way.

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Sustainable Minds

Sustainable Minds

Brings you GAF products that meet product transparency credits and criteria in green building rating systems.

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Documents

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GAF Green Building Playbook LEED 2009

Get the full scoop on everything GAF is doing to go green.

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Certified Green Roofer

An exclusive designation that recognizes your "green" roofing business.

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Title 24 Handbook (Steep-Slope)

Navigating, understanding, and remaining compliant with California's Title 24 Building Standards Code.

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Title 24 Handbook (Low-Slope)

Navigating, understanding, and remaining compliant with California's Title 24 Building Standards Code.

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TPO Roofing Spec for LEED v3 & v4

Learn more and stay compliant.

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GAF Pro Blog
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Helping Identify & Foster Sustainable Practices

The GAF Pro Blog is a go-to resource for advice and information for the Green Building community to promote sustainable building design.