Elite Roof & Solar Selected as Exclusive Solar Installer in the Carolinas for GAF Energy’s Award-Winning Timberline Solar™ Shingle


CHARLOTTE, North Carolina–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Elite Roof & Solar, the Carolinas’ premier roofing and solar energy company, today announced its selection as the exclusive solar installer for GAF Energy’s award-winning Timberline Solar™ shingle. Elite Roof & Solar is one of less than 50 contractors nationwide and one of only 4 contractors in the Carolinas who were selected to participate in GAF Energy’s Timberline Solar™ shingle launch.

Timberline Solar™ is the only roofing system to directly integrate solar technology into traditional roofing materials and processes. New system incorporates world’s first nailable solar shingle, the Timberline Solar Energy Shingle™ (ES), which will be assembled domestically at GAF Energy’s manufacturing and R&D facility in San Jose, California, creating jobs Americans and offering a breakthrough product with the potential to drive a seismic shift in residential clean energy adoption. The Timberline Solar ES™ received three awards from the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2022, including its highest honor, the Best of Innovation award, for “Smart Cities”. The product was also named winner of the innovation award in the categories “Smart Cities” and “Smart Home”.

Elite Roof & Solar was selected by GAF Energy as the exclusive supplier due to Elite’s superior build quality, excellent customer service, focus on innovation and proven track record as a contractor. in roofing for the past 10 years in the Carolinas. Elite was already recognized as one of the nation’s top roofing companies through its certification as a GAF Master Elite Contractor and as a GAF President’s Club Award winner for the previous four years. Elite Roof & Solar is now part of an even more exclusive group of Certified Timberline Solar Installers.

“For a long time, we have firmly believed that the roofing industry is moving towards convergence with solar,” said Mick Koster, president of Elite Roof & Solar. “The new relationship between Elite Roof & Solar and GAF ​​Energy presents a tremendous opportunity for our customers to have the best of all worlds – an innovative, high-end solar roof system, installed by our world-class teams, at a affordable price and with an exceptional guarantee. When homeowners are ready to replace their existing roofs, they can finally have both a new roof and solar power through one contractor, with one warranty, and with greater peace of mind. . We have essentially eliminated all the inconveniences, costs and risks of traditional photovoltaic solar panels installed on top of existing roofs. »

“Solar rooftops are the future of clean energy, and Timberline Solar is the game-changing innovation that will get us there,” said Martin DeBono, president of GAF Energy. “At GAF Energy, we have the ability to scale this technology like no one else through GAF, bringing a weatherproof, affordable and design-driven integrated solar product to homeowners across the country. We are excited to lead the next generation of clean energy adoption. »

About Elite Roof & Solar

The Elite Roof & Solar team is driven by a singular goal – to put a smile on our neighbors’ faces by protecting their families and homes with a safe, beautiful and innovative roof over their heads. We are the Carolinas premier roofing and solar company committed to providing top quality workmanship, innovative products, award-winning service, and an easy buying experience for residential and commercial customers. We are a veteran owned and operated company with over 5,000 customers who have trusted us with their roofing needs since 2012. For more information visit www.eliteroofandsolar.com, www.instagram.com/elite_roof_and_solar/ , www.linkedin.com/company/elite-roofing-solar or www.facebook.com/Elite-Roof-Solar-106061545371398.

About GAF Energy

GAF Energy is transforming the rooftop solar industry to produce “Power from Every Rooftop™”. As a Standard Industries company, GAF Energy partners with North America’s largest roofing and waterproofing manufacturer, GAF, providing homeowners with stylish, integrated solar rooftop options. The company also facilitates commercial tax equity financing for large-scale rooftop solar projects. For more information, visit www.gaf.energy.


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