Deckorators to Showcase Award-Winning Decking and Railing Products at The Deck Specialist Symposium

June 30 2021

After-hours virtual event designed for nation’s top outdoor living professionals

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., June 30, 2021 - Deckorators®,a leading manufacturer of composite decking, deck railing, and related products, will feature new-in-2021 products at The Deck Specialist Symposium. Deckorators is a gold sponsor of the event and will showcase new Trailhead wood-plastic composite (WPC) decking, new color options for Vista WPC decking, plus stylish and functional railing products. Register now for the two-day virtual event to be held exclusively online July 7-8, 2021.

The first annual Deck Specialist Symposium will bring the decking industry together for two after-hours days filled with industry information, networking with other outdoor living professionals and an all-digital trade show. Join the Deckorators team at its digital show booth in the Outdoor Living Marketplace for a chance to win a Deckorators Yeti Cooler and schedule a live Zoom chat with a member of the Deckorators team. Booth times include:

Wednesday, July 7
3 to 4 p.m. PST (6 to 7 p.m. EST)
7 to 8 p.m. PST (10 to 11 p.m. EST)

Thursday, July 8
1 to 2 p.m. PST (4 to 5 p.m. EST)
5 to 6 p.m. PST (8 to 9 p.m. EST)

The Deck Specialist Symposium will close with a panel discussion featuring several Deck Specialist of the Year Award winners, including Deckorators Certified Elite contractor Leif Wirtanen of Cascade Fence & Deck. The Vancouver, Washington based decking contractor specializes in residential deck building. The customer-service focused team uses Deckorators decking products and accessories exclusively for the highest customer satisfaction.

Join Deckorators at The Deck Specialist Symposium to learn more about:

Trailhead WPC Decking
Deckorators Trailhead WPC decking meets a desirable price point without forfeiting desirable features. The entry-level WPC line features a natural grain and rugged look. Trailhead is available in three lightly streaked colors with natural and flat-grain embossing: Ridgeline (gray), Pathway (brown) and Canyon (red). The 7/8-inch by 5 ½-inch boards are available in 12-,16- and 20-foot solid and grooved-edge profiles. Trailhead decking is backed by a 25-year structural, 25-year stain-and-fade and 25-year removal-and-replacement limited warranty.

Expanded color options for Vista WPC decking
Deckorators has added two new colors to the popular line of Vista WPC decking, which offers the appearance of exotic hardwoods without the maintenance. Vista is now available in Silverwood (light gray) and Dunewood (medium brown), along with previous colors Driftwood (gray) and Ironwood (brown).

New width, length for Voyage; expanded warranty for MBC decking
Deckorators has also expanded the premium lineup of Deckorators Voyage mineral-based composite (MBC) decking to include a 9 ¼-inch varied-plank width and a 21-foot length, and expanded the structural warranty coverage for its MBC decking family to 50 years, up from 25 years. The industry-leading warranty for Voyage, Vault, Frontier, picture frame boards and porch flooring is now a 50-year structural, 25-year stain-and-fade, 25-year removal-and-replacement limited warranty with additional coverage for water and ground contact.

Modern and sleek railing options
The sleek, simplified look of Deckorators ALX aluminum railing systems help deck builders create personalized outdoor living spaces. Deckorators ALX Contemporary pre-assembled aluminum railing saves time and effort on railing installation, while maximizing rigidity and strength. Deckorators ALX Contemporary cable railing provides a modern look with sleek, horizontal cable in place to traditional vertical balusters. The cable rail system is functional and stylish, plus it doesn’t obstruct deck views.

Deckorators aluminum railings offer great looks and long-lasting performance — backed by a lifetime limited warranty on manufacturing defects, 25-year removal and replacement, and a 10-year limited salt/coastal water applications warranty. Deckorators stainless cable rail system is backed by a 10-year limited warranty on manufacturing defects.

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Media Contact:

Micah Paldino
Cell: 513-668-7676
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About Deckorators

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 is the leading innovator in the decking space, developing exciting and distinctive products that allow 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 or call 800-556-8449.

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