As rated by homeowners, the top five roof shingles are Tamko Heritage Woodgate, Owens Corning Duration, Malarkey Legacy, CertainTeed Presindential Shake and Owens Corning Woodcrest AR. Roofers rank GAF Woodland, CertainTeed Presindential Shake, GAF Monaco, Atlas StormMaster Slate and CertainTeed Mountain Ridge Accessory Shingle as the top five shingles.
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The CertainTeed Presidential Shake is one shingle that appears in the top five of both the homeowner and roofer rankings. These are high-end shingles that prove extremely durable and are available in a variety of color options.
The GAF Monaco is another shingle that is highly rated by both groups, coming in at #7 among homeowners and #3 for roofers. These are Class A fire-rated shingles with a one-of-a-kind look. The GAF Monaco shingle is a highly innovative product that boasts a lifetime warranty.
Malarkey Legacy is another top-rated shingle, appearing at #3 on the homeowner list and #9 by the roofers. The Legacy is another high-end shingle backed by a 50-year limited warranty. Its exclusive Scotchgard technology also gives an impressive 20-year algae resistance.