Is IKO better than GAF?

Is IKO better than GAF?

IKO vs. GAF has more color options and also allows you to transfer warranties between homeowners, which IKO is more strict about. Overall, GAF is a higher quality shingle with more favorable warranties, but IKO still compares well with other companies and is a more cost-effective option.

Is IKO still in business?

Today, more than 60 years after its founding, IKO has grown to be among the world’s largest exporters of asphalt shingles. IKO is now a worldwide enterprise with more than 3,500 employees and more than 25 manufacturing plants in Canada, the United States, England, Belgium, Holland, France and Slovakia.

Are IKO Cambridge shingles impact resistant?

Cambridge IR It is designed for homes exposed to extreme cold, hail, high winds, and severe storms. Made with IKO’s resilient, heavyweight fiberglass mat plus other enhancements, it is so tough that it has passed both UL 2218 and FM 4473 tests with a Class 4 Impact Resistance rating.

What is the warranty on IKO Cambridge shingles?

IKO warrants its Cambridge 30, Cambridge 30 AR and Cambridge 30 AZ shingles for the initial 60 months (5 years) after the date of installation against wind blow-off damage due to wind velocities, including “gusts” up to a maximum of one hundred and twelve (112) km/h.

Is tamko better than CertainTeed?

CertainTeed shingles are better than their counterpart Tamko shingles. They may be comparable in terms of product performance and cost, but CertainTeed has a clear edge in impact resistance. Also, much more is offered by CertainTeed in terms of the warranty, roofer support, and customer service.

What is Iko asphalt type 2 used for?

IKO Asphalt Type 2 is a proven waterproofing material and is suitable for use in selected damp proofing and waterproofing applications. The product is an oxidized bitumen intended for use with organic felts, glass felts, modified membranes, insulation and cover boards with slopes of 0-1:12 (0-8%).

What is Iko innovitpo roofing?

IKO offers a complete line of compatible roofing accessories, so the entire system can qualify for appropriate Diamond Shield limited warranties. IKO InnoviTPO single-ply, mechanically attached roofing systems provide positive anchoring of the roof system to the structural roof substrate for optimal wind resistance.

Is Iko armourplast a cap sheet or base sheet?

IKO Armourplast™ Classic and Armourplast Granular APP modified bitumen membranes may be used as either a cap sheet or a base sheet, depending on the application. Copyright © 2004-2021 IKO Industries Ltd., IKO Industries, Inc. and their affiliated and related entities.

Why Iko building envelopes?

IKO building envelope products set the standard for a variety of building needs beyond the roof. A full line of wall products including thermal insulation, air and vapour barriers, through-wall flashing and backfill protection, are all engineered to industry waterproofing standards for high performance.