You may have heard about GAF’s commitment to excellence in the roofing industry, but you may still be wondering what that really means for you as an individual or business owner. What does it mean to be GAF Certified? What are the benefits of being certified? And why should I choose only GAF Certified contractors? Let’s take a look at some key questions, and find out why your next roofing project should be installed by a Certified GAF Contractor. Read more below!
What is GAF Certification?
GAF is the largest roofing manufacturer in North America. GAF products are backed by a lifetime limited warranty and are made from premium materials. GAF offers an industry-leading 10 year workmanship warranty on all installation work. Over 3 million roofs have been installed with GAF products, so it’s no wonder they continue to grow as the #1 roofing company in North America.
The Process of Becoming a GAF Certified Installer
The first step in becoming a GAF Certified Installer is to complete the GAF Certified Installer Application. To be eligible for certification, the applicant must have been in business for at least one year and have installed at least three roofs. Once submitted, the application is reviewed by the local GAF representative, who will then either approve or deny certification.
The Benefits of Being a GAF Certified Installer
As a GAF Certified Installer, you can stand out from the competition with a vast knowledge of roofing and installation techniques. Plus, as a GAF Certified Installer, you’ll have access to resources that will help your business succeed.
How to Maintain Your Certification
As a GAF Certified Installer, you are required to complete an annual recertification of your certification. The process is simple and can be completed in three easy steps: 1) Enroll in the online GAF recertification course. 2) Complete the online recertification course. 3) Submit your completion certificate within 30 days of completing the course.