HBS Dealer, Professional Remodeler magazines honor railing lines
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., September 14, 2020 – Two leading building industry publications have recognized the sleek, modern design and ease of installation that Deckorators® aluminum railing offers. Deckorators aluminum railing has earned 2020 top products honors from Hardware + Building Supply (HBS) Dealer and Professional Remodeler magazines.
HBS Dealer Golden Hammer Award: Deckorators ALX Contemporary pre-assembled
The Golden Hammer Awards recognize some of the best new products for building material dealers based on innovation, value and shelf appeal. Deckorators ALX Contemporary pre-assembled aluminum deck railing in welded panels was one of 26 honorees for 2020 in the September issue.
The ALX Contemporary pre-assembled system saves deck builders valuable time and effort on railing installation, while the welding maximizes rigidity and strength. The railing features a sleek and modern look, with a thick powder-coated finish that resists scratches and corrosion. Judges noted the product is backed by a 25-year removal-and-replacement warranty.
Professional Remodeler Top 100 Products for 2020: ALX Classic in Weathered Brown
To select its annual Top 100 Products list, Professional Remodeler’s editorial team tallies up reader engagement for products that have appeared in the magazine over the past 12 months. Deckorators ALX Classic aluminum railing in Weathered Brown garnered a spot in the Railings category.
“ALX Classic aluminum railing, now in Weathered Brown, gives homeowners more choices for outdoor spaces. Weathered Brown railing comes in 6- and 8-foot lengths and 36- and 42-inch heights with the Classic or Estate balusters. ALX Classic aluminum railing hues include Satin Black, Matte Black, and Textured White. Lifetime limited warranty,” the Professional Remodeler editorial team wrote in the Top 100 Products section in the July-August issue.
Deckorators ALX Contemporary and ALX Classic aluminum railing are backed by a lifetime limited warranty on manufacturing defects and powder coating, a 25-year removal-and-replacement warranty, and a 10-year saltwater applications warranty.
“The trend toward the use of seamless, low-maintenance railing options that are easy to install continues to gain momentum,” said Chris Camfferman, managing director, marketing for Deckorators. “We’re excited that respected industry media outlets like HBS Dealer and Professional Remodeler are seeing the value our aluminum railing lineup offers to dealers and deck builders.”
Deckorators, the first name in decking, railing and accessories and the originator of the round aluminum baluster, is a brand of UFP Retail Solutions, LLC, a UFP Industries company. Deckorators started the low-maintenance aluminum balusters category with the Classic Series and has since led the industry with many new and innovative decking and railing products. Its approach to developing exciting and distinctive products allows both DIYers and builders to bring the personal creativity of interior design to outdoor living.
To learn more about Deckorators decking and railing accessories, visit www.deckorators.com or call 800-556-8449.
UFP INDUSTRIES, INC. (NASDAQ: UFPI)
UFP Industries, Inc., formerly Universal Forest Products, is a holding company that provides capital, management and administrative resources to subsidiaries that supply wood, wood composite and other products to three robust markets: retail, construction and industrial. Founded in 1955, the Company is headquartered in Grand Rapids, Mich., with affiliates throughout North America, Europe, Asia and Australia. For more about Universal Forest Products, go to www.ufpi.com.