Eco Red Shield Gaining Acceptance In Tri State Market Interstate + Lakeland Lumber Ships Two More House Packages, Order File is Building
VISTA, Calif., Sept. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Eco Building Products, Inc. (OTCBB: ECOB) announced today that Interstate + Lakeland Lumber, an Eco Building Products affiliate, located in Greenwich, Connecticut, ships two more house packages of Eco Red Shield™ coated lumber. Momentum is gaining in the Tri State market as Interstate + Lakeland Lumber receives overwhelming interest in Eco Red Shield coated lumber. Both houses, currently shipping, are approximately 3500 sq. ft. and are located in Harrison, New York. This represents three houses in the Westchester County market currently under construction.
C&D Marchese Construction Corp. has been building both custom and speculative homes for many years throughout Westchester County. "I have been looking for years for a product that provides added enhancements and value to my framing packages that I provide in my homes. When my salesman at Interstate Lumber showed me Eco Red Shield protected lumber, I immediately saw the benefits and placed the order," stated Dominic Marchese, Principle of C&D Marchese Construction Corp.
Another builder, who happens to be a relative of Dominic's also jumped on board with Eco Red Shield when he attended one of the contractor presentations held at Interstate Lumber. Tom Marchese, one of the principles with Mario Marchese Contracting besides being a builder, is also a realtor with Coldwell Banker, stated, "I feel that by providing Eco Red Shield in the homes that we build, allows me to explain to our potential clients why this is a unique home. At this point in time, there are no other houses being built with this type of technology, it will set my company apart from the others."
In addition to these two homes, Interstate + Lakeland Lumber continues to increase the order file recently receiving a commitment for the first custom home, that is approximately 7000 sq. ft., located in Scarsdale, New York market.
Each week, Interstate has been meeting with builders, architects, and town building inspectors presenting Eco Red Shield technology. "We are really starting to get some traction with this new and exciting product. The builders as well as some of their clients are starting to embrace this technology for their homes. It is really exciting to be a part of the paradigm shift taking place in the building industry," stated Sheldon Kahan, President of Interstate + Lakeland Lumber. "As the fall season approaches, Interstate has already received numerous inquiries and several commitments for new houses in Fairfield County, Connecticut as well as Westchester County, New York," added Kahan.
About Interstate + Lakeland Lumber
For over ninety years and four generations, the Kahan family, through Interstate + Lakeland Lumber has been committed to providing quality services and materials at extremely competitive pricing. Since 1922 this company has been dedicated to servicing the needs of the area's finest builders throughout Westchester and Fairfield counties. This rich and vibrant tradition will be carried on for many years to come as the company continues to build upon its strong network of valued relationships.
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About Eco Building Products, Inc.
Eco Building Products, Inc. is a manufacturer of treated wood products that are protected against fire, mold/mycotoxins, fungus, rot-decay, wood ingesting insects and termites by our proprietary eco-friendly chemistry utilizing ECOB WoodSurfaceFilm™ and FRC™ technology (Fire Retardant Coating). Eco Building products, "Eco Red Shield", "Eco Blue Shield" & "Eco Clear Shield" utilizing patent pending technology is the ultimate in wood protection, preservation, and fire safety to building components constructed of wood; from joists, beams and paneling, to floors and ceilings.
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