The Independence shingle is part CertainTeed’s premium designer range of shingles and consists of random tabs adhered to the single base shingle. Independence has a unique and unusual colour blending process with embedded shadow lines.
The independence shingle offers a distinctive dimensional look and has become the most popular shingle in Australia for American Shingles. It offers the best value for money option for homeowners with maximum warranty compliance in Australia
Independence comes standard with StreakFighter, a CertainTeed manufacturing standard that helps to prevent streaking by airborne algae.
|- Full Base shingle with randomised tabs
||- StreakFighter algae resistance*|
|- 125mm coursing/exposure||- Complies with Building Code of Australia 3.5.1|
|- 13kg per square metre||- Meets ASTM D3462 & ASTM 3018 Type 1|
|- 50 year product warranty*||- UL 2218 Class 1 impact resistance rating|
|- 175km/h Wind resistance*|
Applying an American Shingles roof correctly is essential to the warranty and performance of the roof here in Australia. Backed by over 100 years of excellence in the roofing industry, CertainTeed has developed a complete set of installation instructions for their shingle roofing products. These installation instructions describe and illustrate the steps involved in installing CertainTeed asphalt roofing products for maximum warranty compliance in Australia.
|1. Independence||4. Flashings|
|2. The Roof Deck||5. Ventilation|
|3. Underlayments||6. Fasteners|
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