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PermaLite Columns

PermaLite columns are a cost-effective, load bearing, and versatile option. Manufactured using pultrusion technology, PermaLite columns have the same structural benefits at almost 1/3 of the weight of our PermaCast columns. For example, a 10” PermaCast column has a load bearing capacity of 14,000 pounds. A 10” PermaLite column has a load bearing capacity of 7,000 pounds. A 10” Wood column has a load bearing capacity of 4,200 pounds. They come ready to prime and paint with a Limited Lifetime Warranty. This is the perfect weatherproof and low maintenance option for a porch. PermaLite is available in plain, square, and recessed panel options with several different cap and base styles.


Column Types

Round No-Taper

Square Plain

Square Recessed

Square Recessed

Square Recessed


Top View Cut-Away

Plain

Recessed

Round


Cap/Base Views

Square Tuscan Cap

Square Tuscan Base

Round Tuscan Cap

Round Tuscan Base


PermaLite columns also have the ability to be converted from a single panel column to a 2 or 3 panel column with the Panel Divider Kit. One panel kit can create a 2-panel column appearance while two panel kits can create a 3-panel column appearance.

Kit Size Width Height
8″ Panel Divider Kit (4 pieces) 4-7/8″ 2-1/4″
10″ Panel Divider Kit (4 pieces) 5-5/16″ 5-1/8″

Updated on September 6, 2021

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