Advertising Sign “Certain-teed Roofs” SOLD AP97

Certain-teed Roofs Advertising Sign. Sign measures 13 1/2 x 19 1/2.

Price on request.

CertainTeed Corporation is a North American manufacturer of building materials for both commercial and residential construction. It is the largest manufacturer of building materials in North America and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Compagnie de Saint-Gobain SA of France. CertainTeed exports building material products to over 50 countries worldwide. The company was established in 1904 as the General Roofing Manufacturing Company by George M. Brown in St. Louis, Missouri with $25,000 in start up capital. In 1917, the company restructured, incorporated, and changed its name to the Certain-teed Products Corporation. It began trading on the New York Stock Exchange in 1918.[1]