Oldcastle APG acquires Barrette Outdoor Living

ATLANTIS — Oldcastle APGa CRH company, acquired Outdoor Living Barrette, a manufacturer of fences, railings, exterior accents and related products in North America. This acquisition will expand Oldcastle APG’s ability to offer retailers, dealers, contractors and consumers a more diverse and comprehensive suite of durable and sustainable outdoor solutions.

Founded in 1975, Barrette Outdoor Living operates 10 manufacturing facilities and four distribution locations in the United States and Canada. With its diverse range of offerings in outdoor living space, the acquisition of Barrette will strengthen Oldcastle’s portfolio and expand opportunities for customers to access end-to-end architectural solutions.

“We are delighted to welcome Barrette Outdoor Living, along with its employees and loyal customers, to Oldcastle APG,” said Tim Ortman, President of Oldcastle APG. “We are excited to see how the integration of our operations and product offerings, which are often sited next to each other, will strengthen APG’s position as the leading provider of building products for a complete outdoor life.”

Oldcastle says Barrette’s variety of features, such as decorative fencing, screens and railings, complement the company’s flagship product lines, which include Belgard Landscaping, Sakrete Packaged Products, Polymer Sand Techniseal and PebbleTec pool finishes.

“We are delighted to join the Oldcastle APG family, whose commitment to providing high quality products to customers aligns with our own,” said Jean desAutels, CEO of Barrette Outdoor Living. “I am extremely proud of what we have achieved so far, and I believe Oldcastle APG will continue to grow our business from here.”