It’s Smarter Innovation: the Fortress Total Solution

We see you. You are the maverick on the front line, working hard to bring your customer’s decking project to life. You’re breaking out of boxes to solve design problems and scouring the marketplace to ensure the use of resilient, refined outdoor products.

Fortress Building Products: The Total Solution for Outdurable Living

Gone are the days of simple, boxy deck designs and basic landscapes. Today’s homeowners and builders are creating bold, beautiful open-air spaces that defend against the ordinary.


RailFX railing systems combine the durability of aluminum with innovative design details to ensure lasting beauty, structural integrity and ease of installation—all while reducing long term maintenance expenses.

TimberTips – Video

A Plastic Footing that supports 1,700 lbs!

VIDEO: Best of Decking & Railing at the 2019 Builders Show

TimberTips is a weekly video series highlighting information worth knowing about lumber products and projects.

Deck Specialist Magazine

Builders and contractors specializing in decks and outdoor living projects have a new resource to turn to for ideas and strategies for their business.

Composites Get Cool and Cooler

Wood-plastic composites are increasingly becoming a popular option for homeowners and builders who are looking for an alternative to traditional wood decking. This is largely due to manufacturing advances related to beauty and performance.