Are GAF Timberline HD and HDZ the same?

Are GAF Timberline HD and HDZ the same?

Timberline HDZ – HDZ shingles feature a similar appearance to the GAF Timberline HD shingles, but the HDZ shingles feature the Dura Grip sealant and the StrikeZone nailing area, which offers 30% faster nail fastening than HD shingles. These shingles however are still compatible with HD ones.

Is Timberline HDZ A good shingle?

Their reviews are typically that the quality of GAF products is better than average in a couple of areas: Wind resistance is very good: GAF Timberline HDZ and other GAF dimensional/architectural shingles offer excellent resistance to tearing in high winds.

What is the difference between Timberline HD and ah?

GAF Timberline AH shingles are engineered for fast and accurate installation, with the industry’s largest nailing area powered by LayerLock technology. New Timberline AH shingles offer up to 99.9% nailing accuracy and up to 30% faster nail fastening during installation versus Timberline HD® shingles.

Is Timberline HDZ a Class 4 shingle?

From our Cool Series® Shingles that reflect the sun’s UV rays, to ArmorShield™ II shingles that pass the UL 2218 Class 4 Impact-Resistance Test, to Timberline UHD® shingles with time-release algae protection, we have a Timberline® Shingle designed for you.

Is Timberline HDZ better than HD?

The difference with the HDZ from the HD is that it has a 99% nailing accuracy due to its StrikeZone nailing area feature that is 600% larger. It is also gives you a 30% faster nail fastening upon installation than the HD.

What is the difference between HDZ and NS shingles?

The main difference you find when you compare GAF Timberline Ultra HD vs Natural Shadow asphalt shingles is that the Ultra HD line is essentially an upgraded version of the Natural Shadow line. It offers more visually interesting textures and designs and a more durable and stable construction.

What is the difference between Timberline HD and Timberline HDZ?

How long will GAF Timberline shingles last?

about 15-25 years
GAF Timberline shingles tend to last about 15-25 years. They may not last as long as other types, including metal, copper, and even cedar, but they make up for it in other ways. Asphalt shingles are one of the most popular roofing products on the market today for a number of reasons.

What is the difference between GAF Timberline HD and HDZ shingles?

Is GAF Timberline HDZ a Class 3 shingle?

You can find the ratings for GAF Timberline shingles on this website. As you can see, these shingles have a class A fire rating, and its wind resistance rating is 130 MPH. That puts it somewhere between class G and class H. As for impact resistance; we do not see any rating here.

Does GAF have a 50 year shingle?

GAF Timberline HDZ Timberline HDZ roof shingles are covered for a lifetime (50 years). GAF HDZ shingles also protect your home against algae for 10 years.

How long do Timberline NS shingles last?

Shingles warranted to withstand winds up to 130 mph. Peace of Mind: Lifetime limited transferable warranty with Smart Choice® Protection (non-prorated material and installation labor coverage) for the first ten years.

Why choose Timberline HD ® shingles from GAF?

Help improve your home’s resale value with Timberline HD ® Shingles from GAF. Timberline ® High Definition ® Shingles with Advanced Protection ® Shingle Technology are the #1-selling shingles in North America. Timberline HD ® Shingles will not only protect your most valuable asset but also beautify your home for years to come.

What is the warranty on Timberline® shingles?

*15-year WindProven™ limited wind warranty on Timberline® Shingles with LayerLock™ Technology requires the use of GAF starter strips, roof deck protection, ridge cap shingles, and leak barrier or attic ventilation. See GAF Roofing System Limited Warranty for complete coverage and restrictions. Visit for qualifying GAF products.

Where can I find installation instructions for Timberline HD® shingles?

Detailed installation instructions are provided on the inside of each bundle wrapper of Timberline HD® Shingles. Installation instructions may also be obtained at

Why choose timtimline HDZ shingles?

Timberline HDZ shingles are powered by new and innovative LayerLock™ technology. Combined with all the benefits of America’s top-selling shingle, LayerLock technology mechanically fuses the common bond in Timberline HDZ shingles to offer: – Up to 99.9% nailing accuracy thanks to our new StrikeZone nailing area – up to 600% larger v.