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Timberline® Prestique® 40
High Definition® Roofing Shingles

“Superior Value For A Distinctive

 Wood Shake Look”

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For Homeowners

  • POPULAR CHOICE...
    Perfect for those who want to upgrade from standard architectural shingles.
     
  • SUPERIOR APPEARANCE...
    15% thicker than standard architectural shingles1, Timberline® Prestique® 40 shingles feature GAF-Elk’s patented “High Definition” color blends and enhanced shadow effect.
     
  • SAFER...
    Class A fire listing from Underwriters Laboratories, the highest rating possible.
     
  • HIGH PERFORMANCE...
    Heavyweight design and extra-strong Micro Weave® core make it a popular choice in the Timberline® series— the most popular architectural shingles in North America!
     
  • STAYS IN PLACE...
    Dura Grip® adhesive seals each shingle tightly and reduces the risk of shingle blow-off. Shingles warranted to withstand winds up to 110 mph!2
     
  • limited warrantyPEACE OF MIND...
    40-year ltd. transferable warranty with Smart Choice® Protection (non-prorated material and installation labor coverage) for the first five years.3
     
  • PERFECT FINISHING TOUCH...
    Use premium Timbertex® ridge cap shingles (in the West, use premium Ridglass® ridge cap shingles).

For Professionals

  • MORE REFERRALS...
    People will know that you’re installing North America’s
    #1-selling laminated shingles!
     
  • LESS CHANCE OF CALL-BACKS...
    Durable, wind resistant shingle offers a superior (110 mph)

ltd. wind warranty! 2

The Many Layers of a Timberline® Prestique® Shingle

Diamond Cut™ Granules...
Multi-faceted design and light-reflective construction add dimension and depth to the shingle

UV Blocker (Granules)...
Protects against damaging sunlight which improves the durability and extends the life of the shingle

Color Lock™ Ceramic Firing (Granules)...
Maintains the true color of the shingle longer

Dura Grip® Adhesive...
Locks the shingles in place on the roof, gripping tight in even strong gale force winds

SpecSelect Grading System (Asphalt)...
Use of finest quality asphalt improves weathering in harsh conditions

Micro Weave® Core...
Offers a superior strength foundation that resists cracking and splitting

FiberTech® Components (Core)...
Incorporates fibers that are non-combustible, providing a UL Class A fire rating

Application Instructions

Timberline® Prestique®

Application Instructions (English)

Timberline® Prestique®

Application Instructions (High Nail)

(In Limited Areas fo the Southeast Only)

Timberline® Prestique®

Application Instructions (Metric)

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Specifications

  • Fiberglass asphalt shingle
  • Heavyweight design
  • 40-year ltd. transferable warranty3
  • Smart Choice® protection for the first 5 years
  • 110 mph ltd. wind warranty2
  • Listed Class A Fire – UL 790
  • Passes ASTM D7158, Class H
  • StainGuard® Algae Discoloration ltd. warranty (available in all areas except Western Region)
  • CSA A123.5-98
  • ASTM D3018 Type 1
  • ASTM D3161 Type 1, Class F4
  • ASTM D34625
  • Dade County approved4
  • Florida Building Code approved
  • Texas Department of Insurance4
  • ICC Report Approval
  • ENERGY STAR® rated (certain colors only)
  • Cool Color Series is rated by the Cool Roof Rating Council (CRRC)
  • Approximately 64 Pieces/Square (Metric)
  • Approximately 78 Pieces/Square (English)
  • Approximately 4 Bundles/Square
  • Approximately 256 Nails/Square (Metric)
  • Approximately 312 Nails/Square (English)
  • 5 5/8" exposure (Metric)
  • 5" exposure (English)

1 Comparison refers to Timberline® Prestique® 30 shingles

2 This wind coverage requires special installation; see ltd.

   warranty for details

3 See ltd. warranty for complete coverage and restrictions

4 Applies to most plants

5Product is manufactured to meet or exceed ASTM D3462; values from subsequent testing will vary depending on storage conditions

 

GAF ELK Timberline 40 Color Sample: Slate
GAF ELK Timberline 40 Color Sample: Barkwood GAF ELK Timberline 40 Color Sample: Barkwood
GAF ELK Timberline 40 Color Sample: Charcoal GAF ELK Timberline 40 Color Sample: Charcoal
GAF ELK Timberline 40 Color Sample: Hickory GAF ELK Timberline 40 Color Sample: Hickory
GAF ELK Timberline 40 Color Sample: Hunter Green GAF ELK Timberline 40 Color Sample: Hunter Green
GAF ELK Timberline 40 Color Sample: Shakewood GAF ELK Timberline 40 Color Sample: Shakewood
GAF ELK Timberline 40 Color Sample: Weathered Wood GAF ELK Timberline 40 Color Sample: Weathered Wood
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Note: It is difficult to reproduce the color clarity and actual color blends of these products. Before selecting your color, please ask to see several full-size shingles.

Shingles swatches and houses shown above are for color reference only, and may actually depict Timberline® Prestique® Lifetime, Timberline® Prestique® 40, or Timberline® Prestique® 30 shingles.