Industry News

Industry News

Digger Specialties adds North Central Territory Manager

Digger Specialties, Inc. (DSI) has added Jason Lewis to its sales team. He will fill the position of Territory Manager, Building Products for the North Central Region, covering N.D., S.D., MN., WI. and IL.

BuyRailings Now Stocking Century Aluminum Glass Railings

Lido Designs dba BuyRailings, is now stocking Century Aluminum Glass Railing systems.

Trex Introduces Entry-Level Composite Railing System

Trex has introduced Trex Select T-Rail, a composite railing system, featuring a popular T-shaped top rail that is designed to make Trex’s high-performance composite and aluminum railing available to a wider audience with pricing that competes head-to-head with PVC vinyl railing.

AZEK-Owned PVC Recycling Company Triples Production

To help AZEK Company to meet its goal of recycling 1 billion lbs. of PVC by the end of 2026, Return Polymers, which was acquired by AZEK in 2020, has tripled its capacity at its Ashland, OH., production facility after renovating its facility for the past three years.

Outdoor Living Supply Acquires Stone Distributors

Outdoor Living Supply, a distribution platform for outdoor living products with a focus on hardscapes, has acquired C&R Stone World Inc., Stoneworld Utah L.L.C. and Cedar Stone Supply, Inc.

Trex’s CFO Steps Down

Trex Company, Inc. announced that Dennis Schemm has resigned as senior VP and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to accept a position in a southern region state closer to family. 

Oldcastle Opens New Outdoor Living Products Facility

Oldcastle APG, parent company of MoistureShield, Barrette Outdoor Living, and Belgard, is slated to open a new outdoor living products manufacturing facility in Rehoboth, Ma., that will primarily produce
concrete pavers and retaining walls. 

Empower Brands Launches New Franchise Podcast

Empower Brands, parent of Archadeck Outdoor Living, Outdoor Lighting Perspectives, and Superior Fence & Rail, has launched a new podcast, “The Franchise Blueprint.”  

MOSO Partners on Simpson Strong-Tie’s Deck Planning Software

Simpson Strong-Tie and MOSO North America have partnered on products and software to enable customers to plan and design their deck projects with Simpson Strong-Tie Deck Planner Software.  

Trex Upgrades Its Interactive Deck Design Software

Trex Company has upgraded its interactive deck design tool to users to plan every detail of their outdoor space, all from the convenience of a laptop.

CAMO Partners with NADRA for Deck Safety Month

National Nail’s CAMO brand of tools and fasteners for deck builders has partnered with the North American Deck & Railing Association (NADRA) to support Deck Safety Month in May.  

Barrette Outdoor Living Launches Spring Rebate Promotion

Barrette Outdoor Living, Inc. launched its “Own the Backyard” spring rebate promotion for contractors. May 12 through June 26, contractors can save up to $1,000 on select Barrette Outdoor Living railing and decking products, including RDI Railing and DuraLife Decking.