GAF Master Elite

TC Backer, a GAF Master Elite® Certified Roofing Contractor, is one of the top 2% of roofing contractors in North America.

This means we’ve been able to serve customers with an outstanding level of professionalism, honesty, and quality.

GAF, the leading manufacturer of roofing and waterproofing materials in America, is an acronym for General Aniline & Film. There’s a 1 in 4 chance that your roof was built with GAF’s materials.

The Master Elite® Certification is GAF’s factory certification program that provides ongoing training to roofing contractors and assurance to you, the homeowner, that the roof will be completed properly and professionally.

For The Homeowner:

Choosing a GAF Master Elite® contractor is your assurance that you will be dealing with a quality, dependable and professional contractor. In order for a roofing contractor to qualify for the certification, they must meet the following standards:

As a certified Master Elite roofing contractor, we offer:

To ensure your total satisfaction, Master Elite® Contractors have been provided with extensive educational materials developed by experts at GAF.

GAF Weather Stopper® 3-Part Roof Protection System gives you the best protection against a variety of all-too-common roofing problems.

Only certified GAF Master Elite® roofers can offer 2 of the best warranties in the industry, Silver Pledge and Gold Pledge, both backed by GAF. GAF also covers TC Backer’s workmanship. TC Backer has been trained to install your roof correctly to ensure that your home is protected properly.

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Why TC Backer?

Because we’re better than we were six months ago,

And we’ll be better six months from now… than we are today.

We wake up every day with a sense of WHY we come to work.
We come to work to inspire people to do the things that inspire them.


Are We Better Than Our Competition?

If you believe what we believe…
And you believe that the things we do can help YOU,
Then Yes, we’re better.

If you don’t believe what we believe…
And you don’t believe the things we do can help you,
Then No, we’re not better.

Our goal is to find customers who believe what we believe…
And work together so that we can ALL benefit.

We’re looking for people to stand shoulder to shoulder with us…
In pursuit of the same goal.

We’re not interested in sitting across the table from each other in pursuit of a sweeter deal.

TC Backer invests a great deal of time, energy, and resources to provide our team members with the tools, training, and support they need to provide Roofing, Siding, Windows, Gutters, and Solar Shingle Roof Systems services to the best of our ability.

Our whole team also invests time, energy, and resources to support our local community.


TC Backer provides Roofing, Siding, Windows, Gutters, and Solar Shingle Roof Systems.

Our team works together to serve our customers and community.

If you need a new roof, contact TC Backer today for your complimentary quote.

Call: (717) 650-2197


We know that a home improvement project can be stressful. Choosing the right contractor is an important first step to ensure that the project runs smoothly and is an enjoyable experience.

How do you know if you’re choosing the right contractor? Asking the following questions, will help ensure that you are choosing a reputable contractor for your project…

What is the proper scope of work for my project?

TC Backer conducts a full inspection on your project to determine the scope of work needed to properly complete your project.

What are the specifications to achieve the scope of work?

We will use the findings from our inspection to put together the correct specifications to complete your project properly.

What makes you qualified to complete the scope of work?

Our manufacturer certifications, along with our experience and track record, have made TC Backer the contractor of choice for tens of thousands of area homeowners.

Do you have adequate insurance to cover the scope?

TC Backer carries $3,000,000 of liability insurance coverage along with Worker’s Compensation to protect our customers and employees.

What are the right materials for the scope of work?

The recommended materials vary based on the project. Using our inspection findings and manufacturer’s specifications, TC Backer’s team will determine the materials that are right for your project.


Are there different styles, options, and warranties to choose from?

TC Backer offers plenty of options for every project.

Are you licensed to complete the scope of work?

TC Backer is licensed in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, Virginia and West Virginia.

Are you approved or certified by the manufacturer?

TC Backer is certified by many manufacturers including: GAF, IKO, Tamko, & CertainTeed.

Can you provide references?

TC Backer references are available upon request.

Are there potential unforeseen additional costs?

As with any construction project, unforeseen additional work could be discovered. We will never blindside our customers. If additional work is needed, we will discuss a solution and, if necessary, execute a change order.

Is your proposal clear, thorough, and understandable?

Your TC Backer consultant will create a detailed proposal for you to consider.

Get To Know Us…

Watch the York Builders Association’s video that features TC Backer:

Who Is TC Backer?

TC Backer is licensed in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia to perform residential, exterior home improvements.

Offering Products by:


  • Accredited with the Better Business Bureau since 2012 with an A+ rating
  • EPA Lead-Safe Certified
  • Vinyl Siding Institute Certified
  • Fast response time
  • Long-term Warranties on materials and workmanship
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Call For a Quote:

(717) 650-2197