MONROE, Ohio, Feb. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Deceuninck North America, a leading designer and manufacturer of high-quality systems for windows, doors, and outdoor living, is pleased to announce that the company recently received code compliance research reports for Clubhouse® Decking (CCRR-0175), Clubhouse® Elite Railing (CCRR-1078) and Clubhouse® Plus Railing (CCRR-0185) from ATI Evaluation Service, a leading product testing service provider.
The reports confirm that Clubhouse Decking and Railing products are in compliance with the 2012 International Building Code (IBC) and the 2012 International Residential Code (IRC) for structural and product performance. The code compliance research report (CCRR) provides the evidence, technical information and professional evaluation that a building official relies upon to determine that a product, component or method of construction complies with a specified code.
"Builders, contractors and homeowners alike seek third-party verification of the durability and stability of decking and railing products before they purchase it or install it," said Filip Geeraert, president and CEO of Deceuninck North America. "At Deceuninck North America, we are pleased that Clubhouse Decking, Clubhouse Elite Railing and Clubhouse Plus Railing has attained code compliance."
Deceuninck North America's Clubhouse Decking is 100-percent PVC and contains no wood or wood fillers. It is formulated to be up to 25-percent lighter than most wood and composites, and its dense cell structure offers superior strength and solid underfoot feel with Deceuninck's Korelite™ technology. Korelite also helps to keep moisture out and helps reduce the opportunity for degradation from mold, mildew, freezing and thawing. SunShield® technology helps protect Clubhouse from the harsh effects of the sun, including UV resistance and fade protection, resistance to cracking and brittleness, and surface degradation. Clubhouse Decking is also 100-percent recyclable and does not require painting or staining. It features a limited lifetime warranty with 25-year fade and stain protection backed by Deceuninck.
Deceuninck's Clubhouse Elite Railing System is engineered to be longer-lasting than painted wood and is backed by a limited lifetime warranty with 25-year fade and stain coverage. It is 100-percent recyclable and the low-maintenance nature of the product means no chemical cleaning, painting or staining is necessary. Available in white, walnut, and black, Elite Railing's low-gloss, low-maintenance finish means that the product never needs to be painted. For extra protection, Deceuninck North America's exclusive SunShield® technology provides time-tested color retention with superior stain, mold and mildew resistance.
Clubhouse Plus Railing System with SunShield® Technology features a limited lifetime warranty with 25-year fade and stain coverage. It is 100-percent recyclable and water-resistant, which means no chemical cleaning, painting or staining, and is available in white, clay and sandstone.
A full copy of each report can be downloaded from the ATI website: www.architecturaltesting.com.
Deceuninck® North America, LLC is part of the Deceuninck® Group, an integrated global organization specializing in compounding, tool fabrication, design, development, extrusion, finishing of PVC-U window systems and composite applications for the building industry. The company is active in more than 75 countries, has 35 subsidiaries (production and/or sales), and is supported by nearly 3,000 personnel worldwide. In 2011, Deceuninck Group achieved consolidated sales of €536.1 million Euros worldwide (approximately $670 million USD). Deceuninck® North America encompasses fully-integrated design, compounding, tooling, extrusion and quality assurance disciplines for the production of vinyl window and door systems and composite applications for the building industry at its corporate headquarters in Monroe, Ohio. For more information, please visit www.deceuninck-americas.com.
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