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The new MainStreet America® park in Houston will open its doors in February with visitors strolling through 12 show homes, some of which include energy-efficient fiberglass doors from Therma-Tru.
MAUMEE, OHIO (PRWEB) February 06, 2013
When the new MainStreet America® park in Houston opens its doors in February, it will be Therma-Tru fiberglass entry doors that people walk through in some of the 12 show homes on display. Therma-Tru, the nation’s leading manufacturer and most preferred brand of entry doors, has partnered with MainStreet America to showcase its energy-efficient fiberglass doors in four of the park’s show homes.
Located on a 14-acre site, the innovative park features a dozen fully-appointed showcase homes representing many of the home styles and architectural features found across America. Homes in the interactive park range in size from 1,800 to more than 4,000 square feet each. Visitors can stroll throughout each demonstration home gaining inspiration and information by using a hand-held electronic TED (Technological Education Device). TED can instantly scan a programmed product tag on thousands of items in the park and immediately provide visitors with buying information and special features.
Within the first-of-its-kind theme park, [Therma-Tru has provided the following entry doors:
In addition to the main entry door, there are six Therma-Tru® Smooth-Star® door systems in this home featuring eight-foot-tall doors.
The rear door on this home is a Therma-Tru Smooth-Star door system with raise, lower and tilt mini blinds.
Two Therma-Tru Smooth Star door systems also are incorporated into this home.
“The unique concept of creating a theme park focusing on home designs, products and
inspirational home messaging is very appealing for homeowners,” says Brad Johnson, vice president of marketing at Therma-Tru Corp. “This park gives people the chance to dream, find new products for their homes and be inspired to make changes to their future living spaces. We’re extremely pleased to participate in the MainStreet America project and look forward to meeting visitors at the park who are interested in enhancing their homes with fiberglass doors.”
In addition to touring the show homes, visitors at the park can participate in how-to workshops and demonstrations, seasonal activities and meet with on-site building industry professionals, mortgage companies and interior designers. MainStreet America is scheduled to open in mid-February 2013. For additional information on the park, visit http://www.mainstreetamerica.com.
Therma-Tru is the nation’s leading manufacturer and most preferred brand of entryway doors. Founded in 1962, Therma-Tru pioneered the fiberglass entry door industry, and today offers a complete portfolio of entry and patio door system solutions, including decorative glass doorlites, sidelites and transoms, and door components. The company also offers low-maintenance Fypon urethane and PVC products. Headquartered in Maumee, Ohio, Therma-Tru is part of Fortune Brands Home & Security. (NYSE: FBHS). For more information, visit http://www.thermatru.com, http://www.fypon.com or call (800) 537-8827.
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