RenoWorks Software Inc.

RenoWorks Software Inc.

March 06, 2007 11:23 ET

RenoWorks Announces Contract to Provide Customized Home Renovation Software to Metals USA

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - March 6, 2007) -


RenoWorks Software Inc. (TSX VENTURE:RW), a leading provider of digital visualization software for the home construction and home renovation industry, today announced the signing of a contract and the launch of new visualization software to Metals USA Building Products' stone-coated steel roofing division.

"The ability to visualize the actual product on their own home makes a huge difference in the buying process. Being able to see what the finished job will look like gives customers the confidence to buy" says Marco Hunstad, Director of Sales for RenoWorks. "This software will build brand awareness for stone-coated steel roofing and provide Metals USA with a proven sales tool that delivers results. It is a true differentiator in the market."

"RenoWorks is very excited about the launch of this product to our newest partner, Metals USA Building Products division," says Doug Vickerson, CEO of RenoWorks. "This partnership will introduce over 400 new users to the power of visualization in the first year, while increasing our exposure in the southern United States and increasing awareness of Metals USA Building products to our established user base throughout the US and Canada."

"We are pleased to work with RenoWorks to create a powerful tool for our dealers and sales people. We produce attractive, high quality roofing materials and this software will allow us to actually show homeowners what their home can look like with stone-coated metal roofing" said Lourenco Goncalves, Chairman, President and CEO of Metals USA. "We expect our roofing companies - Gerard Roofing and Dura-Loc - to benefit from the use of the software and to translate our investment into excited home owners and more sales".

About RenoWorks

RenoWorks Software Inc. develops and markets visualization sales tools for the new home construction and remodeling industries. RenoWorks "Picture the Difference" software and web solutions use digital imaging to showcase interior and exterior building products on a picture of a customer's room, home or blueprint. The software enables users to envision multiple "before and after" design options using a database of actual manufacturer's products. The software offers home owners, builders, remodeling professionals, building product manufacturers, suppliers and architects a cost-effective tool to help in project planning and sales.

About Metals USA

Metals USA Building Products, L.P., a division of Metals USA, Inc., is a premier provider of metal building products for the home and commercial building industry. Residential products include stone-coated steel roofing, sunrooms, patio covers, lattice shade structures, pool enclosures, storm shutters, railing, and window awnings. Commercial products include walkway covers, metal roofing, dock and door canopies, shade structures, railing, service station canopies, drive-in canopies, carports, and coil coating services.

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Contact Information

  • RenoWorks Software Inc.
    Doug Vickerson
    (403) 296-3880 Ext: 227