Weyerhaeuser Adds James Hardie to South Texas Distribution

June 17, 2013 in Wood Products - #distribution

Weyerhaeuser continues to grow its distribution business with the introduction of the full line of James Hardie®fiber cement siding and trim products to the South Texas market. The company will initiate distribution of James Hardie products on July 1 at its Houston distribution center to customers throughout South and Central Texas. Weyerhaeuser now offers James Hardie products in the majority of its distribution markets across the U.S.

“As the housing market improves, our building products distribution business is continuing to experience strong growth,” said Nate Jorgensen, vice president of Weyerhaeuser Distribution. “In many of the markets we serve across the U.S. we’ve added new products and extended offerings from manufacturers we already supply. We’ve worked with James Hardie for many years and are pleased to extend our offerings of its siding and trim to more customers.”

“Many dealers and builders know Weyerhaeuser for its innovation and leadership in producing top structural frame products and its world-class distribution. We value partners like Weyerhaeuser because of their extensive reach through distribution and strong emphasis on service,” said Justin Jordan, national manager, strategic accounts for James Hardie Building Products.

Weyerhaeuser distributes complete lines of James Hardie products, including HardiePlank® siding, HardiePanel®siding, HardieShingle® siding, HardieSoffit® panels and HardieTrim® boards; all products are available with Color Plus® Technology for a variety of design options through texture and color. James Hardie siding products are also backed by one of the strongest warranties in the industry.

The James Hardie product portfolio also includes HardieBacker® cement board, the No. 1 selling brand of backer board.

For more information, visit www.weyerhaeuser.com/woodproducts/distribution 
and www.jameshardie.com.

Pictured: James Hardie Color Plus siding in Sail Cloth