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2015
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Perfect Exterior Home Finishes are Made Easy with New CertainTeed® Restoration Millwork® Fascia Trimboard

Virtually maintenance-free cellular PVC product gives builders more Freedom of Choice® in homes' exterior accessories

(Valley Forge, Pa.) – It's easy to create distinctive, custom looks for any style home with new CertainTeed® Restoration Millwork® Fascia Trimboard. Part of the INhanced™ Trim Line, the new cellular PVC product features a built in return leg that works with a wide range of soffit materials to offer building professionals even more Freedom of Choice® in exterior design.

"We believe choice is important, which is why we work diligently to give our customers a broad range of high-quality options in building products. The new Restoration Millwork Fascia Trimboard affords builders and homeowners another opportunity to customize their homes. The fascia works with all types of soffit materials including Restoration Millwork Beadboard Panels providing an authentic crafted look, or Invisivent® — the only vinyl soffit that provides more than 10 inches of net-free intake area," said Doug Mucher, marketing manager for CertainTeed Outdoor Living and Trim.

Available in a ready-to-install Natural White color, the fascia trimboard can be painted to complement exterior colors. It comes in TrueTexture™ woodgrain and smooth finishes that appear on the product's face as well as its return leg for a finished look.

The Restoration Millwork INhanced Trim Line is comprised of pre-engineered, decorative components that deliver extraordinary advantages from the inside out. Hidden flanges, built-in J-pockets, pre-assembled column wraps and one-piece corners enable easy installation, while authentically crafted finishes create an incredible natural wood appearance. The new fascia trimboard is a natural extension of this product line and will further the look of custom craftsmanship.

Like all Restoration Millwork products, the new INhanced Trim Line fascia board features a UV-resistant material, cuts and mills with traditional woodworking tools, and fastens with nails or screws. It has a Class A (Class 1) flame spread classification, meets ICC and CCMC code requirements and comes with a 25-year limited warranty.

In addition, Restoration Millwork is the first and only cellular PVC exterior trim to be covered by an independent life cycle assessment (LCA), providing third-party verification of the product’s sustainability from cradle to grave. Restoration Millwork has also achieved GreenCircle Certified, LLC certification for Recycled Content, enhancing the sustainable appeal of the product line.

"The INhanced Trim Line for our Restoration Millwork collection has been a hit among builders. Its detail-oriented look of custom craftsmanship enhances a home’s curb appeal, yet it is so easy to install. The new fascia board fits right into the mix with its appealing style and easy installation benefits," added Mucher.

CertainTeed offers unsurpassed Freedom of Choice® through its industry-leading portfolio of roofing, long-lasting polymer, insulated and vinyl siding as well as fence, railing, decking and exterior trim. CertainTeed offers the advantage of using exterior products from a single source that are designed to mix-and-match with each other and feature authentic textures, versatile styles and rich color combinations, for a beautifully coordinated look. As the result of a strong commitment to environmental responsibility, CertainTeed is the first manufacturer to issue and publish third-party validated life cycle assessments (LCA) for its vinyl and trim product lines.

For more information, visit www.certainteed.com/freedomofchoice.

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 110 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, insulation, gypsum and ceilings.

A subsidiary of Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest and oldest building products companies, and celebrating its 350th anniversary, CertainTeed and its affiliates have more than 5,700 employees and more than 60 manufacturing facilities throughout the United States and Canada. For six consecutive years, the company has received top honors from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for its contributions in protecting the environment and was most recently the recipient of the 2014 ENERGY STAR Sustained Excellence Award. The group had total sales of approximately $3.3 billion in 2014. www.certainteed.com

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