Welcome to the new standard in premium architectural roofing:  Arcadia Shake® from CertainTeed.

Arcadia Shake is inspired by the iconic appearance of split wood shake, with each shingle formed from a high-grade blend of roofing asphalt, proven to outperform traditional shake roofing in virtually every environment.  Unlike natural wood, Arcadia Shake is maintenance-free and provides a superior class of fire and wind resistance.

A fraction of the cost of wood shake, Arcadia Shake offers discerning homeowners an artisan look at a price that makes it the smart choice for protecting and beautifying their home.

  • Four-layer laminate construction mimics the look of cedar shakes
  • Four cutouts on the top of each shingle add dimensionality
  • Variegated edges enhance the authentic wood shake appearance
  • Available in five dynamic colors

Arcadia Shake - the Ultimate Shake-Replicating Luxury Shingle

Arcadia Shake is inspired by the iconic appearance of split wood shake. Each luxury shingle is constructed from four layers of high-grade roofing asphalt and features cutouts and variegated edges for enhanced dimensionality. Available in five dynamic colors, including multiple energy saving cool roof options, Arcadia Shake is priced at a fraction of the cost of real wood shake. Plus, unlike wood, Arcadia Shake does not rot, is maintenance-free and provides a superior class of fire resistance.

Technical Information


  • Four layer laminate construction
  • Weight/square (approx.): 450 lbs.
  • Dimensions (overall): 37 1/2" x 19 1/2"
  • Shingles/square: 48
  • Bundles/square: 6
  • Weather exposure: average 8"

CertainTeed products are tested to ensure the highest quality and comply with the following industry standards:

Fire Resistance:

  • UL Class A - ASTM E107
  • UL certified to meet ASTM D3018 Type 1

Wind Resistance:

  • ASTM D3161 Class F
  • ASTM D7158 Class H

Tear Resistance:

  • ASTM D3462

Impact Resistance:

  • UL Class 3


Applying a roof system correctly is essential to the warranty and performance of the roof.  Please refer to the installation instructions for complete details. 

Warranty Details

  • Lifetime limited transferable warranty against manufacturing defects on residential applications
  • 15-year StreakFighter® algae-resistance warranty
  • 10-year SureStart™ protection
  • 15-year 110 mph wind-resistance warranty
  • Wind warranty upgrade to 130 mph available.  CertainTeed starter and CertainTeed hip and ridge required

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