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Decked Out: Lumber Prices, Trex Report & New Railing Option

Ronstik/Alamy Stock Photo Worker installing wood plastic composite decking boards
Get caught up on some of the latest developments affecting outdoor living pros, including Trex's 2021 Environmental, Social and Governance report and NADRA member Atlantis Rail Systems' new aluminum top rail.

Decking Roundup highlights a handful of notable updates across the decking industry over the last month.

Lumber prices flat as ongoing delivery delays resolved

According to Madison’s Lumber Reporter, a premier source for North American home building construction framing softwood lumber news, prices, industry insight and contacts, after dropping quite a bit in recent weeks, many softwood lumber prices leveled off in mid-June. This is due to a small portion of the supply-demand balance that seems to have been reached. Read more 

For more details on the current state of lumber and decking, read Data Gives Deck Pros Reasons to Beam with Optimism.

MadisonReport.com2x4 Year over Year Lumber Graph

Trex report celebrates a year of record-high growth with a focus on sustainability

During a year in which sales reached an all-time high of $1.2 billion, Trex, a manufacturer of wood-alternative decking products, says it will further its commitments to protect the environment, safeguard employees’ well-being, support local communities, deliver value to its customers and shareholders, and continue to do business with integrity. Read more

For more information on Trex, read our coverage here.

NADRA member Atlantis Rail Systems adds a new top rail system as an option

Cable railing manufacturer Atlantis Rail Systems has a new aluminum top rail for their popular spectrum cable railing system. Previously, the company supplied the cable, fittings and posts for the system and requested the customer supply their own hardwood top rail. Due to its popularity and customer demand for an integrated top rail, Atlantis Rail has now created their new spectrum top rail system. Read more

Interested about other NADRA members? Read our coverage on DSI's Westbury

To submit your company's updates, award announcements, acquisitions, or other items for consideration, email P&S Pro Associate Editor Margaret Beveridge at [email protected]

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