Reliance Home Comfort

Reliance Home Comfort

April 28, 2009 14:57 ET

Home Builder Associations Around Golden Horseshoe Recognize Reliance Home Comfort as Supplier of the Year

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 28, 2009) - Reliance Home Comfort (Reliance) is pleased to announce that it was recognized as Supplier of the Year at the Durham Region Home Builders' Association (DRHBA) on April 17 at its annual Awards of Excellence event and at the Hamilton-Halton Home Builders' Association (HHHBA) on April 17 at its annual Awards of Distinction celebration. Building Industry and Land Development Association's (BILD) also recognized Reliance as its Supplier of the Year at its annual general meeting held December 3 in Toronto. Reliance is the number one provider of rental heating, ventilation and air conditioning equipment and water heating equipment for residential new construction in Ontario, giving nearly 60% of new home buyers the added comfort of our hassle-free hot water service.

"These are significant milestones for Reliance in today's competitive environment. As a company in the business of serving others, we know that treating our customers as our first priority and delivering on our service commitments is fundamental to our success," said Roger Rossi, Reliance's President and CEO, adding: "We put a tremendous focus on providing exceptional service to the builder community. We strive to provide value-added expertise, to be easy to do business with, and we are committed to providing high service levels to home owners. Being recognized by our partners in the builder community in this way is a real honour for us."

The HHHBA recognizes excellence among its membership through its Awards of Distinction. Held annually for more than 20 years, the HHHBA's Awards of Distinction celebrate excellence in product design and marketing. The DRHBA's Awards of Excellence is its opportunity to recognize the best in the new home building industry.

BILD created its Associate Awards program in 2004 to celebrate effective working relationships between developers, builders and professional renovators and their many suppliers, trades and service or professional firms. The final results for the Supplier of the Year award were determined based on a builder survey of the supplier, trade or professional nominee. Builders who participate in the survey described Reliance Home Comfort as a company that "caters to their clients and communicates with them, they are great people to deal with and very helpful and cooperative."

About Reliance Home Comfort: Reliance Home Comfort provides residential water heater and heat recovery system rental and service, and the retail sale, rental, service, maintenance of heating, ventilation and air conditioning equipment. Its water heater rental business, based largely in Ontario, is the second largest in Canada. For more information, go to

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