What It Means to be a GAF Master Elite Contractor

By Stacy Mellete

To make sure you’re hiring the right people for your roofing project, look at their credentials and certifications. Among the most sought-after certifications is the GAF Master Elite™ certification. This is because according to a survey, 93% of property owners recommend their GAF Master Elite Contractor to others. Take note that only 3% of all professionals in the industry have received this distinction.

Here are some of the specifications our company had to meet to become a GAF Master Elite roofing contractor in Clearwater FL:

What It Means to be a GAF Master Elite Contractor

Licensed and Insured

Your security during the entire project should be the contractor’s utmost priority. GAF verifies that a company is licensed by the state to perform all types of roofing work. They also make sure that the company carries enough insurance to compensate for any possible damages.

Affordable Roofing Systems is fully licensed to work within the State of Florida. We carry a full workers compensation protection and a $1 million liability insurance policy for every roofing job.

Proven Reputation

A contractor should have a reputation for building quality roofing in the community. If a roofing contractor Clearwater Florida performs shoddy work, chances are, they would not last long in the business. A company that has been around for decades usually means that they have contributed positively to the community.

Our roofing company in Clearwater FL, has been in the industry for more than three decades. Our A+ rating on the Better Business Bureau and being an Angie’s List Triple Award winner for three years back our reputation.

Committed to Ongoing Professional Training

Your new roof is as good as its installation. To ensure only top-notch installation, Master Elite contractors receive extensive educational materials developed by technical experts from GAF. This keeps professionals abreast of the latest roof installation techniques and allows companies to offer enhanced system warranties.

Enlisting the help of a GAF Master Elite contractor such as Affordable Roofing Systems means getting a reliable team to handle and own your project.

You can count on us for any of your residential and commercial roofing concerns.

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Our Roofing Solutions

Your roof has an important job to do to keep your home dry, but it can also be an impressive home feature.


Our stone coated steel roofing system is available in a wide range of styles including Tile, Shake, Slate, and Shingle, and in a variety of colors. We’ll help you to choose one that will fit your home’s style and your budget.


As the most-used roofing type across North America, asphalt strikes a balance between price and durability, with a life expectancy of up to 20. Shingles are available for those who want affordable, genuine slate roofing.


Tile roofs offer unparalleled value when cost per year of use is factored in. While upfront costs are higher, customers who choose a clay or concrete tile roof will enjoy the aesthetics and quality for a lifetime.


Metal roofs today come in a wide array of colors and finishes. Innovations in metal roofing technology have significantly enhanced the performance of metal roofs.

TPO Membrane

TPO can be installed to any scale with some of the world’s largest building utilizing TPO roofing systems – it comes in strips typically 8ft 10ft and 12ft wide that are heat welded on site.

Customer Experience

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  • I am very impressed! Your workers have left me with really considerable knowledge of our new smoke alarm system and appliance.
    Carolyn Wintner
  • Not only were they the most thorough with the initial inspection, but workers also had the best price offer I have searched for.
    Michael Doe
  • They performed the most comprehensive inspection and the handyman was the most knowledgeable worker I have ever met.
    Catherine Jane
  • The workers were great-knowledgeable, courteous and very efficient. They finished on time and I am very satisfied.
    Sue Jones
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