Slide-Lok Garage Cabinets Recognized Again as Green Friendly

  Slide-Lok President Brian Strayer featured guest on Phoenix talk show “Who’s Building Your Future?”; Slide-Lok discusses advantages of using green friendly building materials

  Phoenix, AZ – February 12, 2008 – Slide-Lok’s patented, plywood-based garage cabinets have once again been highlighted as green friendly–this time on Phoenix radio station KFNN 1510 AM, during the drive home talk show entitled, "Who's Building Your Future?" with Co-Hosts ICMT's President, Steve Cooper, and Denise van den Bossche, LEED AP.

Spurred on by prior exposure as an environmentally friendly product on the “Alive & Well with Michelle Harris” television show in early 2007, Slide-Lok’s plywood-based garage cabinets are again being praised for using a superior and more sustainable cabinet building material versus less green friendly particle board-based cabinetry.

Brian Strayer, President of Slide-Lok, stated, “Slide-Lok is proud of its long history of bringing a quality product to market while resisting the temptation to use inferior building materials like particle board in the construction of our industry leading cabinets.”

The show also focused on the shift to producing structures and campuses that meet stringent LEED certification, like the new Mercedes Benz of Arrowhead in Peoria, Arizona. The new dealership will feature solar panels, restrictions on water usage and creative ways to recycle and reuse water on items, like plants, that surround the dealership.

At the core of the green friendly movement is the concept of sustainability. Examples include products that are manufactured using natural resources like wood that support the longevity of our ecological system. Denise van den Bossche, LEED Accredited Professional, explains, “By using plywood in the manufacturing process, Slide-Lok has demonstrated that they are acting socially responsible and have not turned a blind eye to our environment.”

For more information on Slide-Lok garage cabinets, garage floor coating systems, garage storage products or closet systems, contact Slide-Lok directly at 800-835-1759, or visit them on the web at

About Slide-Lok:

Slide-Lok is an industry leader in the fast growing garage and overall home organization market with over 30 years experience in producing high quality, durable cabinetry and Slat-Wall storage systems. Slide-Lok’s garage cabinets utilize a patented dovetail design, plywood construction, adjustable 6-way hinges, and Thermofuse doors – making Slide-Lok the quality leader. Slide-Lok’s garage flooring system features a 1 day all weather install and are 4x stronger than epoxy; and Slide-Lok’s closet line features dovetail construction, fast order to install time, and the quality and esthetics consumers have come to expect from Slide-Lok. Slide-Lok is proud to be an officially licensed product of NASCAR in conjunction with the top NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers. Slide-Lok’s garage cabinets are also featured on

Slide-Lok’s dealer network includes more than 150 dealers across the United States and Canada.

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