Through innovation and creative product design, CertainTeed has helped shape the building products industry for more than 100 years. Founded in 1904 as General Roofing Manufacturing Company, the firm made its slogan "Quality Made Certain, Satisfaction Guaranteed," which quickly inspired the name CertainTeed. Today, CertainTeed® is North America’s leading brand of exterior and interior building products, including roofing, siding, windows, fence, decking, railing, trim, foundations, pipe, insulation, gypsum, ceilings and access covers.
Headquartered in Valley Forge, Pa., CertainTeed and its affiliates have more than 7,000 employees and more than 70 manufacturing facilities throughout the United States and Canada. In 2007 the group had total sales of more than $3 billion. www.certainteed.com
(Valley Forge, Pa.) – CertainTeed Corporation is bolstering its relationship with contractors by launching a dynamic Freedom of Choice™ Facebook® page featuring siding, decking, railing, fence and trim content. The new page (www.facebook.com/certainteedfreedomofchoice) will be regularly updated with practical information that can be used in daily business activities, including status updates on home exterior trends, options, industry news, tools and tips.
(Valley Forge, Pa.) – This Memorial Day weekend, CertainTeed Corporation — North America’s leading brand of building products — is encouraging homeowners to grab their video camera and document their wish list for a dream outdoor oasis. Through the CertainTeed Exterior Living Spaces™ Home Makeover Video Facebook® Contest, one lucky winner will receive $75,000 worth of exterior building products, including installation. CertainTeed will also include landscaping and deck furniture.
(Valley Forge, Pa.) – Building professionals now have more options in creating distinctive outdoor living spaces with CertainTeed Corporation’s expanded line of decorative and solar post caps. Complementing CertainTeed® fence and railing products, the new post caps feature a metallic finish with a polyvinyl chloride (PVC) base that offer the appearance of metal without the unwanted side effect of corrosion.
(Valley Forge, Pa.) – The CertainTeed® EverNew® Oxford vinyl railing system is now available in two additional popular colors, Almond and Clay. The new neutral hues can be used with complementary exterior building materials to create aesthetically pleasing, low-maintenance outdoor living spaces.
(Valley Forge, Pa.) – CertainTeed Corporation is bringing more color options to its Bufftech® Galveston™ with CertaGrain® vinyl privacy fence, offering building professionals more design options with the beauty of real wood in a maintenance-free material. In addition to the existing Clay and Sierra Blend colors, Galveston with CertaGrain is now available in Arctic Blend, a well-defined gray weathered wood look; Weathered Blend, a rustic dark brown blend; and Arbor Blend, a wooded green shade designed to meld beautifully with nature.
(Valley Forge, Pa.) — CertainTeed introduces three new multi-chromatic blend colors to its Bufftech® Chesterfield with CertaGrain® vinyl privacy fence that bring together an industry-only combination of woodgrain texture and variegated color. Featuring exclusive ColorLast™ fade protection, the new colors are: Brazilian Blend, a rich reddish blend; Frontier Blend, a neutral light brown shade; and Honey Blend, a natural stained wood look.
(Valley Forge, Pa.) – CertainTeed is helping its credentialed contractors grow their business through a partnership with improveit! 360, a leading web-based business management software provider. improveit! 360 is a program designed to help remodeling contractors generate and close more leads and increase customer satisfaction — all while simplifying everyday processes.
EverNew® PT Decking from CertainTeed Now Available in Two New Colors
(Valley Forge, Pa.) – CertainTeed is enhancing its design options for outdoor living spaces by adding two new shades of EverNew® PT Decking. The new colors, Castle Gray and Tudor Brown, join the existing rich, deep color palette, which is backed by the industry’s only 20-year stain and fade warranty.
(Valley Forge, Pa.) – Building professionals can bring their next fence project to life with RealScape 3D, a new 3D outdoor project modeling and visualization tool offered by CertainTeed Corporation through a partnership with Software Design Associates. The innovative software is customized for use with CertainTeed’s complete Bufftech® vinyl fence line and allows contractors to showcase their projects in a virtual world with incredible detail from every angle and height.
(Valley Forge, Pa.) – CertainTeed Corporation is lighting the way for more outdoor living design options through the introduction of new Solar Wedge Lights. The lights, which can be mounted to any fence or railing post, are available in White, Black, Copper and Stainless colors.