Renoworks and Gentek Building Products announce updated design-ready web visualizer
CALGARY, ALBERTA, September 12, 2018, – Renoworks Software Inc. (TSXV: RW) (“Renoworks”), and Gentek Building Products (“Gentek”) announce powerful new feature updates and enhancements to the Gentek Visualizer with advancements in user experience, high-resolution realistic imagery, and mobile readiness.
The Gentek Visualizer is an online engagement tool allowing consumers to experience Gentek’s extensive portfolio of building products (vinyl, aluminum and steel siding, and accessories) online while experimenting and visualizing the final look of their construction/remodeling project quickly and easily.
“The Gentek Visualizer helps streamline projects from concept to completion by taking the guesswork out of the exterior design,” says Christine van Egmond, Marketing Manager at Gentek. “Colour and texture are powerful elements in any home design, and the Gentek Visualizer not only shows customers first-hand the design potential of their home, it also makes it easy for contractors to offer upgrades to achieve the ideal finished look. The instant visualization accelerates the remodeling process while making it more exciting and creative as well.”
The new Gentek Visualizer also provides pre-selected design options, Palettes which make choosing products and colours styles fast and easy. In addition, Gentek Design Services will prepare images of submitted homes by consumers to provide a more simplified experience while providing the best quality designs to ensure that what they see is what they can expect.
Gentek Design Services will be offered for free at launch for Gentek customers.
Streamlining the Design Process to Drive Business Forward
The most cumbersome stage of any home or construction project are the initial planning and design stages. Every day, industry stakeholders are faced with uncertainty and indecision among consumers, which leads to extended project timelines and resulting in costly changes downstream.
The new Gentek Visualizer and free Design Services at launch makes transitioning into the buying process smooth and efficient. The tool and Design Services will drastically reduce buyer indecision while offering the best in industry visual experience to keep their consumers engaged.
“At Renoworks, we’ve concentrated our efforts on streamlining the design phase of a project because we recognize its substantial bottom line impact to manufacturers, contractors, distributors, builders and many other players in the home construction industry,” says Doug Vickerson, CEO of Renoworks. “Gentek’s free Design Services validates the trends in the industry of offering value-added services to enable customers to journey through their home design projects with ease and efficiency. We are pleased to provide and support these solutions to manufacturers like Gentek and help drive their business forward.”
Renoworks’ latest visualizer update is available now. Contact [email protected] for more information.
With more than 50 years of industry expertise, Gentek Building Products manufacturers comprehensive product lines of siding, windows, patio doors, exterior trim accessories and other building materials for residential and light commercial markets. Gentek distributes over 30,000 building products, including a wide range of popular brands specific to renovation and new construction markets.
Gentek is a division of Associated Materials Incorporated (AMI), the parent company of several North American exterior building products manufacturers. The vast resources of the AMI family further strengthen the Gentek brand and its ability to meet the needs of the building products industry with quality-crafted products for every project and price point.
Renoworks Software Inc. develops and sells unique digital visualization software and integration solutions for the remodeling and new home construction industry. Renoworks delivers its technology to manufacturers, contractors, builders and retailers offering solutions to one of the home improvement industry’s greatest challenges: enabling homeowners to review their product selections in a hyper realistic, virtual environment before committing to purchases and construction. Renoworks markets its technologies as innovative engagement tools and generates revenues from four main business lines: Renoworks Enterprise, Renoworks PRO, Renoworks Design Services and Renoworks SDK (Software Development Kit). For more information, visit: www.renoworks.com and www.renoworkspro.com.
For further information on Gentek please contact:
Christine van Egmond, Marketing Manager
Phone: (905) 319-5609
Email: [email protected]
Gentek Building Products
1001 Corporate Drive
Burlington, ON, Canada L7L 5V5
For further information on Renoworks please contact:
Doug Vickerson, CEO
Email: [email protected]
Renoworks Software Inc.
2721 Hopewell Place NE
Calgary, Alberta, Canada T1Y 7J7
For investor information for Renoworks please contact:
Email: [email protected]
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810 – 609 Granville St.
Vancouver, BC, Canada V7Y 1G5
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