PinkWood Ltd.

PinkWood Ltd.

September 06, 2011 18:33 ET

MEDIA ADVISORY/PHOTO OPPORTUNITY: PinkWood Ltd. Building a Safer, Healthier Calgary

With New Innovative Fire Resistant Products for the Residential Construction Industry

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Sept. 6, 2011) - PinkWood Ltd. is celebrating the first ALL PINK, fire resistant home in Calgary. Fire, mold and moisture resistant floor joists, roof trusses and framing materials with a unique pink colour - proceeds will support breast cancer research.

WHAT: PinkWood Ltd. will be celebrating the first fire resistant, "ALL PINK" house in Calgary being built by Lifestyle Homes. The floor joists, roof trusses and framing materials supplied by Double R Building Products will all be coated by PinkWood with a non-toxic pink coating that resists mold and moisture while providing added fire protection.

In addition to building a safer, healthier Calgary, Pinkwood is proud to announce their support of the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. A portion of proceeds from all PinkJoists sales goes towards Breast Cancer Research resulting in $21,000 of donations over the last year. PinkWood is also announcing that a portion of proceeds from the "new" PinkWood line of products, PKLumber and PKBoard, will also go towards helping to support the cause for a cure.

Please note: This is an open construction area, therefore, hardhats are mandatory and will be supplied. Please wear appropriate footwear. Doughnuts and refreshments will be provided.

WHO: Blair Nutting, VP Business Development, PinkWood Ltd.

Richard Dettbarn, CEO, PinkWood Ltd.

Willow Ridley, Coordinator, Community Partnerships, Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation

Scott Tillapaugh, General Manager, Double R Building Products

Ryan Armstrong, General Manager, Lifestyle Homes

WHEN: Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 10:00 am

Media is requested at 9:50 am

WHERE: 2 Silverado Skies Drive SE, Calgary, AB

Pink balloons and directional signage will be displayed


PinkWood Ltd. is a Calgary based manufacturing company providing building products coated with a non-toxic, water-based coating that resists the growth of mold and rot fungus while providing added fire and moisture protection to homes. The company strongly believes in giving back to the community and donates a portion of all sales to the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation.

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