Building Supplies Startup Moves Into Green Materials

Thursday, March 13, 2014

SupplyHog.com, an online building supply startup, is launching a nationwide campaign asking for the best manufacturers and suppliers in the nation offering green building materials to contact them.  

Nathan Derrick, CEO of SupplyHog.com says, “St. Patrick’s Day is a great time to focus on giving contractors nationwide access to materials that protect our environment.”  

SupplyHog.com states there has been a sharp rise over the past six months in requests by contractors and home owners for environmentally friendly materials. SupplyHog.com aims to increase ease of access to green building materials through this campaign.

Companies interested in partnering with SupplyHog.com can contact them via phone at 855.934-6448 or on the web at SupplyHog.com. Contractors are also encouraged to request their favorite green supplies to be added to their product offerings. SupplyHog.com expects a full line of green building materials to be available online by the start of summer.



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