Headwaters Incorporated's Light Building Product Brands to Showcase at the 2014 NAHB International Builder's Show

Headwaters’ The Tapco Group and Eldorado Stone booths on display

International Builders' Show 2014

SOUTH JORDAN, Utah--()--HEADWATERS INCORPORATED (NYSE: HW), a building products company dedicated to improving lives through innovative advancements in construction materials, will be featuring two of its light building products groups, siding and Stone, at the 2014 NAHB International Builders' Show (IBS) at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada on February 4-6, 2014. IBS is the largest light construction exposition in the world with expected attendance of 50,000 home builders, remodelers, developers, architects and suppliers to the home building industry. Headwaters senior management will be on hand throughout the show.

Headwaters is a leading manufacturer of light building products for new residential, residential remodeling, and commercial construction. Headwaters’ portfolio of light building products includes architectural stone, resin-based exterior siding accessories, including specialty siding and shutters, trim board, decking, railing, roofing, concrete block and brick, and various other light building products. Headwaters has more than 3,000 U.S. wholesale distributors and generates incremental sales through big box stores. Headwaters also markets certain products through its direct sales force. The Company’s broad distribution system and extraordinary brand loyalty has enabled Headwaters to capture the number one market position in all of its key niche light building product categories.

Headwaters Inc.’s, The Tapco Group can be found at Booth C6120 at the 2014 International Builders Show. A leading provider of easy to install, premium innovative interior and exterior products, The Tapco Group has served the building industry since 1961, specializing in the manufacturing of roofing, siding, decking, trimboard, tool systems, egress systems and siding components. Some of Tapco’s flagship brands include InSpire™ Roofing, Foundry®, Kleer®, and Mid-America Siding Components®.

Most notably at this year’s show, Tapco will introduce Inspire® Aledora Slate Roofing, which offers the stunning look of genuine, thick slate tile at a more economical price, lighter weight, and virtually maintenance-free. Aledora Slate Roofing is the most authentic-looking, thick slate-style roofing available anywhere. For more information, please visit http://www.tapcoint.com.

Headwaters Inc.’s Eldorado Stone® can be found at Booth C3008 at the 2014 International Builders Show. Eldorado Stone is a leading manufacturer of architectural stone veneer. Its product line includes Brick Veneer, Fireplace Surrounds and Outdoor Living Solutions. Today, Eldorado is recognized as the creator of the world’s most believable architectural stone veneer.

To remain on the cutting edge of design, Eldorado Stone is introducing four new colors to its extensive palette of handcrafted stone profiles at this year’s IBS, including Madrona, Iron Mill, Oakmont and Barley. For more information, please visit http://www.eldoradostone.com.

About Headwaters Incorporated

Headwaters Incorporated is improving lives through innovative advancements in construction materials through application, design, and purpose. Headwaters is a diversified growth company providing products, technologies and services to the light building products and heavy construction materials industries. Through its building products and coal combustion products, the Company has been able to improve sustainability by transforming underutilized resources into valuable products. www.headwaters.com

Forward Looking Statements

Certain statements contained in this press release are forward-looking statements within the meaning of federal securities laws and Headwaters intends that such forward-looking statements be subject to the safe-harbor created thereby. Forward-looking statements include Headwaters’ expectations as to the managing and marketing of coal combustion products, the production and marketing of building products, the licensing of residue hydrocracking technology and catalyst sales to oil refineries, the development, commercialization, and financing of new products and technologies and other strategic business opportunities and acquisitions, and other information about Headwaters. Such statements that are not purely historical by nature, including those statements regarding Headwaters’ future business plans, the operation of facilities, the availability of feedstocks, and the marketability of the coal combustion products, building products and catalysts, are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 regarding future events and our future results that are based on current expectations, estimates, forecasts, and projections about the industries in which we operate and the beliefs and assumptions of our management. Actual results may vary materially from such expectations. In some cases, words such as “may,” “should,” “intends,” “plans,” “expects,” “anticipates,” “targets,” “goals,” “projects,” “believes,” “seeks,” “estimates,” “forecasts,” or variations of such words and similar expressions, or the negative of such terms, may help identify such forward-looking statements. Any statements that refer to projections of our future financial performance, our anticipated growth and trends in our businesses, and other characterizations of future events or circumstances, are forward-looking. In addition to matters affecting the coal combustion products, building products, and energy industries or the economy generally, factors that could cause actual results to differ from expectations stated in forward-looking statements include, among others, the factors described in the caption entitled “Risk Factors” in Item 1A in Headwaters’ Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended September 30, 2013, Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q, and other periodic filings.

Although Headwaters believes that its expectations are based on reasonable assumptions within the bounds of its knowledge of its business and operations, there can be no assurance that our results of operations will not be adversely affected by such factors. Unless legally required, we undertake no obligation to revise or update any forward-looking statements for any reason. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date of this press release. Our internet address is www.headwaters.com. There we make available, free of charge, our annual report on Form 10-K, quarterly reports on Form 10-Q, current reports on Form 8-K and any amendments to those reports, as soon as reasonably practicable after we electronically file such material with, or furnish it to, the SEC. Our reports can be accessed through the investor relations section of our web site.

Contacts

Headwaters Incorporated
Sharon Madden
Vice President of Investor Relations
(801) 984-9400
or
Analyst Contact:
Financial Profiles
Tricia Ross, (310) 622-8226

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Contacts

Headwaters Incorporated
Sharon Madden
Vice President of Investor Relations
(801) 984-9400
or
Analyst Contact:
Financial Profiles
Tricia Ross, (310) 622-8226