Round columns can be fluted or plain, with or without the classic tapering of the upper two-thirds of the column.

Square columns are available in a variety of styles, including plain, fluted, applied or recessed panel, and craftsman.

PermaCast® Columns

Porch ColumnsHB&G PermaCast® Columns are great for many applications. These columns, maintain architectural authenticity and historical accuracy. They’re also weather-proof, insect proof, and come with a lifetime warranty. PermaCast® columns can be used as front porch support columns or decorative columns, and are available in both round columns and square columns. columns, maintain architectural authenticity and historical accuracy. PermaCast® columns are weather-proof, insect proof, and come with a lifetime warranty.

HB&G PermaCast® Columns are available in round or square.  The round columns are futed, or plain, with or without the classic tapering of the upper two-thirds of the column.  Square columns are available in a variety of styles as well, including plain or futed, applied panel,  recessed panel, or the craftsman style column.  The PermaCast® capitals and bases are made from durable low-maintenance materials, and like the columns, they maintain architectural authenticity  and historical accuracy.

 

Why Choose PermaCast® Columns?

Complete System
With HB&G’s PermaCast® Columns, you can choose from the widest array of sizes and styles of synthetic columns, caps and bases with our PermaWrap® Cellular PVC Square Columns, PermaPorch® Railing, Balustrade and Ceiling products on the market.

Code Approvals
HB&G has the latest code approvals. For more information, please see our ICC-ES LEGACY REPORT 2301.

Consistency and Appearance
Columns are the distinguishing mark on a home’s exterior. With HB&G’s PermaCast® Columns, you will have a more consistent wall thickness and a smooth surface from column to column due to the latest technology that’s used in our production facility in Troy, Alabama. HB&G’s proprietary formulation provides you with a stronger column that is more damage resistant than the competition.

Column Wall Thickness
Columns are the distinguishing mark on a home’s exterior. With HB&G’s PermaCast® Columns, you will have a more consistent appearance from column to column due to the latest technology that’s used in our production facility in Troy, Alabama. The wall of each column maintains the same thickness assuring there are no weak spots, and more fiberglass makes HB&G columns
stronger than the competition.

Ease of Installation
Our flashing cap and installation kit is only available from HB&G! Flashing caps and installation kits are included with Tuscan Cap and Base sets at no additional charge on PermaCast® round tapered and square non-tapered columns only. The Flashing Cap not only prevents debris from entering the column, it secures the top of the column while the installation brackets secure the bottom of the column. Split column installation kits are available and include everything needed to install a split PermaCast®column. 

Paintability
HB&G does not use additives or coatings that interfere with paint adhesion, there are no sanding scars or need to sand PermaCast® Columns. HB&G caps and bases are primed and ready to paint. All that is needed with HB&G’s PermaCast® Columns, caps and bases is to remove any excess dust or dirt from the surface prior to painting.

HB&G Architectural Support
With HB&G’s Architectural Department, you can obtain everything from design help with our PermaBuilder™ Program, takeoffs, CAD drawings and Continuing Education (CE) Courses for Architects and Designers just by contacting us or visiting our website.

HB&G Builder Programs
HB&G has a number of innovative programs for builders. Call your HB&G Sales Representative for more details.

The Reliability of a Proven Brand
HB&G has been around since 1880 and is the leading supplier of synthetic columns, railing and balustrade systems.

 

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