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Create Distinctive Outdoor Living Spaces with New Decorative Post Caps, Solar Lighting from CertainTeed


(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.

“The new decorative and solar post caps offer a stunning finishing touch to outdoor living spaces,” says Patti Pellock, senior marketing manager for CertainTeed’s Fence, Railing and Deck business. “The eye-catching metallic finishes align with emerging design aesthetics and help ensure that building professionals are prepared to meet a wide range of homeowner preferences.”

The new metallic finishes include Antique Brown, Antique Copper, Antique Gray, Antique Gold and Patina. The post caps install easily to fence and railing posts and coordinate with 4-inch by 4-inch and 5-inch by 5-inch posts. Backed by a two-year warranty, the solar post caps include eco-friendly LED lights for the ultimate in solar-powered accent lighting.

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About CertainTeed
Through the responsible development of innovative and sustainable building products, CertainTeed, headquartered in Valley Forge, Pa., has helped shape the building products industry for more than 100 years. Founded in 1904 as General Roofing Manufacturing Company, the firm's slogan "Quality Made Certain, Satisfaction Guaranteed," quickly inspired the name CertainTeed. Today, CertainTeed® is North America’s leading brand of exterior and interior building products, including roofing, siding, fence, decking, railing, trim, foundations, pipe, insulation, gypsum, ceilings and access covers.

A subsidiary of Saint-Gobain, the world’s largest building products company, CertainTeed and its affiliates have more than 6,000 employees and more than 65 manufacturing facilities throughout the United States and Canada. Recognized as a 2009 and 2010 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, CertainTeed earned the 2011 ENERGY STAR Sustained Excellence Award, the highest level of recognition for outstanding contributions to protecting the environment through energy efficiency. The group had total sales of approximately $3.2 billion in 2011.