The Forest Products Group to Distribute DuraLife Decking & Railing Products in IN, OH, and NC


Barrette Outdoor Living (BOL), the manufacturer of DuraLife® Decking and Railing, announced today that it has signed a distribution agreement with The Forest Products Group, Inc. (FPG) to distribute its line of capped composite decking and railing products in Indiana, Ohio, and North Carolina.

“We are excited to be working with a respected building products distributor like The Forest Products Group and to further enhance our relationship with FPG as a supplier of both DuraLife Decking and RDI Railing products,” noted Kevin Brennan, V.P. of Sales at BOL. He added, “FPG is well known for its exceptional customer service, retail sales support, and full-service distribution capabilities.”

Heath Smith, Manager of the Ohio Division of The Forest Products Group stated, “We are thrilled at having the opportunity to partner with Barrette Outdoor Living again. DuraLife deck and railing products are a wonderful compliment to the mix of value added building products that we presently offer our customers."

Barrette Outdoor Living (BOL) is the leading North American supplier of exterior home products to the residential market. Barrette currently produces vinyl, aluminum, steel, and composite products under a variety of leading brand names through specialty retailers, home centers and lumberyards the company is privately owned and operated by the third generation of the Barrette family. BOL operates a 120,000 square foot composite decking manufacturing and warehouse facility in Biddeford, Maine and its DuraLife brand of decking products are sold throughout the U.S. and internationally.

Founded in 1959, The Forest Products Group, Inc. is a leading building products distribution company. FPG services the retail building and construction industry specializing in softwood lumber and related products. FPG is a family-owned company that strives to build and nurture long-term relationships with both its suppliers and customers. The company’s mission is to survey the landscape of the building products industry and introduce innovative leading edge products, which provide solutions to its customers.

For More Information Contact:

Mike Descoteaux
Marketing Manager

DuraLife Decking & Railing