Acquired February 1998
HB&G is a leading designer and manufacturer of specialty porch products. Founded in 1880 as a manufacturer of horse buggy whips, HB&G was the first company to offer fiberglass building columns, and continues to lead the industry in offering the most technologically advanced and highest quality synthetic porch columns and porch products on the market.
HB&G was an early pioneer int he transition of traditional building products from wood to synthetic materials, and its exclusive focus on the premium end of the market solidified its high quality reputation. Initially sold only through manufacturer's reps, the Company expanded its distribution to include big box retailers and direct to the construction trade.