Universal Forest Products is one of the largest, publicly traded manufacturers of engineered roof systems for the manufactured housing and industrial markets in North America. The company provides framing services for the site-built market. It serves independent businesses, retailers, builders and manufacturers. Universal Forest Products manages a garden group that offers trellises and arches. The company also operates a consumer product subsidiary that provides outdoor living products, such as decorative balusters and post caps. In addition, it offers Capricorn tropical composite decks. The company employs a staff of more than 7,500 people and maintains a network of over 80 facilities. Universal Forest Products additionally buys solid-sawn lumber.