Phoenix, AZ, February 25, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- RWC Building Products announced today its call for entries to the “Escape to the Great Outdoors” showroom design contest. The contest runs March 1, 2011 – March 31, 2011 and is open to contractors, architects, landscape architects, general contractors, and interior designers. “This is a great opportunity for established or aspiring designers to showcase their skills and abilities in designing for outdoor living,” said Grace Ramon, Marketing Manager with RWC. RWC is looking for a visionary design that incorporates elements of the outdoor with RWC building and natural stone material such as travertine flooring, mosaic tiles, and cantera stone. The outdoor showroom space measures 96’ x 30’ and qualifying entries must include: 2 cantera stone elements one of which must be a fountain, travertine or slate pavers, cooking and refrigeration elements, and seating or entertainment area. Blueprints of the space to be designed are available at RWC’s Scottsdale Design Center at 7475 East Williams Drive, Scottsdale, AZ 85255.
The RWC Design Center, where the new outdoor showroom will be located, is on prime Scottsdale property located 3 miles north of the 101 off of Scottsdale Road. The recently opened showroom boasts over 6,000 square fee of interior showroom space that will be complimented with the addition of over 2,800 square feet outdoor showroom and entertainment space. Steve Binder, President of RWC Building Products stated that “this contest is, in essence, creating a mini showroom for the designer for them to showcase their design capabilities. They also have the opportunity to use our expansive indoor and outdoor showroom to make purchasing decisions on roofing material, natural stone flooring, and cantera stone.”
Entries must be postmarked by March 31, 2011 and sent to RWC Building Product’s corporate headquarters: 1918 W. Grant Street Phoenix, AZ 85009. Three finalists will be chosen to submit a final rendering within 60 days. The RWC panel of judges will choose the winner to receive a $500 award, a plaque, and a feature article in the RWC Building Product’s newsletter and website.
About RWC Building Products
RWC Building Products is an independently owned and operated distribution company of residential and commercial roofing materials, natural stone flooring, and Cantera stone. RWC has a total of 12 distribution centers throughout the Southwest including Arizona, California, Nevada and New Mexico. RWC is headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona and has been a leading distributor in the valley for over 50 years.