CertainTeed Corporation has introduced enhancements to ColorView, the company’s online interactive exterior style and color selector. Homeowners can now visualize how CertainTeed’s high-end roofing, vinyl and fiber cement siding, trim, fencing, railing and decking products look on various home styles.
VALLEY FORGE, Pa.
- CertainTeed Corporation has introduced enhancements to ColorView, the
company’s online interactive exterior style and color selector. Homeowners can
now visualize how CertainTeed’s high-end roofing, vinyl and fiber cement
siding, trim, fencing, railing and decking products look on various home
styles. The program can be accessed by visitingwww.CertainTeed.com/ColorView.
Homeowners begin a ColorView session by entering their zip
code to view color and brand availability. They then select the home style that
most closely resembles their home, including Colonial, Victorian, Folk
Victorian, Colonial Farm House, Ranch, Cape
and Craftsman Tudor. The exterior of the selected home is then customizable
with hundreds of different colors and styles of CertainTeed products.
The new software was created by RenoWorks, a leading
provider of home design software and solutions for residential and commercial
exterior and interior design markets.
“Through this partnership with RenoWorks, homeowners will
have the ability to view all of CertainTeed’s exterior products in one place
online with user-friendly navigation,” says Eric Nilsson, Vice President of
Corporate Marketing for CertainTeed.
“Homeowners can find
the best way to increase charm and curb appeal by mixing and matching all of
CertainTeed’s quality products.”
“The ColorView web tool is a unique sales technology that
gives CertainTeed an edge when fully implemented,” says Doug Vickerson, CEO of
RenoWorks, “We are committed to growing this visualization solution over the
long term and are excited about the value it will offer CertainTeed customers.”
After selecting the style of home, users can choose between
a variety of CertainTeed brands and colors with the new drag and drop feature.
The CertainTeed roofing shingles available on the software include, Grand Manor,
Centennial Slate, Carriage House, Landmark, Landmark TL, Landmark Premium,
Landmark Plus, Hatteras, Presidential Shake and Independence.
Vinyl and polymer siding options include Cedar Impressions,
Northwoods, CedarBoards Insulated Siding, Monogram, Board and Batten Vertical
Vinyl Siding and Wolverine Restoration Smooth. All of these can be
nicely accented with Restoration Millwork and Vinyl Carpentry PVC trim
WeatherBoards and ColorMax FiberCement Siding are
also available on the visualization tool, as well as a variety of colors
choices. Railing choices EverNew and Panorama, vinyl decking, EverNew, and
vinyl fencing, Bufftech are available for homeowners to choose from if an
outdoor living area is of interest.
Users also have the ability to save images and color choices
with a username and password as well as email friends and family or share with
a building professional. Additional enhancements will
be made to the program throughout the year. For more information, call 800-782-8777.
CertainTeed Corporation Enhances Its ColorView Exterior Style and Color Selector to Provide More Web-Based Visualization Options for Homeowners
November 5, 2008