Royal® Building Products Launches Black Soffit in Exterior Portfolio® and Royal® Vinyl Lines

Columbus, Ohio​ (June 15, 2020) — Royal® Building Products, a Westlake company, today announced the addition of black soffit to their Exterior Portfolio® and Royal® vinyl lines. The new black soffit creates a distinctive accent when used in porch ceilings, eaves and overhangs.

“To further differentiate their exteriors, builders and remodelers are seeking bold, contrasting accent colors. To meet the demand, we’ve added black soffit to our product lineup,” said Steve Booz, vice president of marketing, Royal Building Products. “This on-trend color provides a finishing touch and works well with a variety of home and siding styles.”

Exterior Portfolio and Royal soffits shield roof rafters and ventilate attics, protecting homes from pests, with virtually no maintenance or additional painting required. Available in low-gloss woodgrain, brush and matte finishes, the new black color joins a broad array of traditional colors and rich shades. Black soffits are also available in designer, traditional and builder profiles.

Exterior Portfolio black soffits are available in the following:

  • T3 Hidden Vent
  • T3 Solid Soffit
  • T4 Fully Vented Soffit
  • T4 Solid Soffit
  • F-Channel
  • Universal J-Channel

Royal black soffits are available in the following:

  • T4 Vented Soffit
  • T4 Solid Soffit
  • D5 Vented Soffit
  • D5 Solid Soffit
  • Frieze Trim
  • 5/8" J-Channel

All soffit products are backed by a Limited Warranty and can be purchased through select distributors across the U.S. and Canada. For more information about product specifications and warranty terms, or to locate a distributor, visit

Media Contact:
Kriss Swint
Royal Building Products

About Royal Building Products
Royal Building Products, a Westlake Chemical company (NYSE: WLK), manufactures and distributes leading materials for the home remodeling, building and construction markets. For 50 years, the company’s commitment to quality, innovation and customer relationships has attracted the loyalty of a growing number of building professionals, homeowners, architects, engineers and distributors to its products. With operations throughout Canada and the United States, Royal Building Products offers the renovation, remodeling and new construction industries a broad range of innovative products, including siding, trim, accessories, soffit, rainware, mouldings and decking. For more information, please visit Follow us on LinkedIn and  Instagram and “Like” us on Facebook

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