FEDERAL WAY, WA -- Weyerhaeuser Distribution has released a free Siding Resource Kit for LBM dealers, with installation videos and how-to articles designed to help them sell more siding and provide helpful resources to customers. In addition, the content can be shared with builder and remodeler customers in a variety of ways, including as PDF printouts and social media.
The resource kit includes:
•Two-part siding and trim video series: Hosted by Gary Katz, a well-known speaker, author and educator in the residential construction industry, each video zeroes-in on best practices for selecting, cutting, hanging and nailing siding and trim.
•How-to articles: Four editorial-style articles for dealers and their customers, including "2014 Siding Trends," "Siding Sales Strategies" and "Common Siding Mistakes."
•In-person training: Quick-and-easy signup for on-site, one-on-one product knowledge sessions.
•Sharing tips: Tips and tricks for sharing the content with customers in person, online and via social media.
Dealers can access the free Siding Resource Kit via a quick signup form here: http://promo.woodbywy.com/2014sidingkitrequest/.
Weyerhaeuser, one of the world's largest forest products companies, began operations in 1900. The company's wood products business offers leading structural frame materials and OSB products, software and technical support for residential, multi-family and light commercial construction under the Weyerhaeuser and Trus Joist® brand names. Weyerhaeuser is also one of the largest building products distributors in the U.S., offering products through more than 300 suppliers. Weyerhaeuser manages its timberlands on a sustainable basis in compliance with internationally recognized forestry standards, and all of the company's structural wood products are certified to the SFI® standard. At the end of 2013, the company employed approximately 13,700 employees worldwide and generated more than $8.5 billion in sales. www.woodbywy.com.