December 31, 2010 9:00 PM
WAYNE, NJ

GAF Contributes Free Roof to Winner of The Designed Exterior Giveaway by Ply Gem

GAF, the nation’s largest roofing and ventilation manufacturer, is donating solar attic fans and roofing materials to The Designed Exterior Giveaway by Ply Gem, a promotion targeted at residential builders and remodeling contractors. Builders and remodelers who enter The Designed Exterior Giveaway by Ply Gem have a chance to win a complete exterior home product package and architectural design services valued at a combined $50,000. 

 “We at GAF are acutely aware of the value of combining material styles for a customized and unique look that can vastly increase curb appeal, which is why we offer such a wide array of roofing styles and colors,” stated Paul Bromfield, vice president of marketing at GAF.  “We’re happy to join up with Ply Gem to encourage the further implementation of this trend.”

The prize package includes windows, siding, stone veneer, fence/rail and accessories from Ply Gem, an entry door system from Plastpro, and garage doors from Wayne Dalton, along with the GAF roofing package. Architectural design services are from BSB Design, a firm that specializes in using low-maintenance materials to achieve historically accurate designs. 

Entries will be accepted through the end of March 2011 and can be submitted at www.designedexterior.com.  

About GAF

Now proudly celebrating its 125th year in the industry, GAF has become the largest roofing manufacturer in North America, with sales of nearly $3 billion annually. The company’s products include a comprehensive portfolio of steep-slope and low-slope roofing systems, as well as composite decking, which are supported by an extensive national network of factory-certified contractors. Its success is driven by a commitment to provide property owners and specifiers with the best and safest choice in roofing and by helping supportive contractors and distributors to build their businesses and avoid hassles. 

With a focus on social responsibility, GAF has developed single-ply and asphaltic membranes with superior durability and high reflectivity to meet the most rigorous industry standards while helping commercial property owners and designers reduce energy consumption. 

The Company also supports the roofing industry through CARE, the Center for the Advancement of Roofing Excellence, which has provided education to over 100,000 professionals. CARE’s mission is to help professional contractors and distributors build their businesses through sales and management education, and to provide product and installation training to contractors, distributors, architects, property owners, and related industry personnel. For more information about GAF, visit www.gaf.com.

For more information contact:
Alyssa Hall, Corporate Communications Mgr.
973-628-3301
ahall@gaf.com

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