“American Dream Builders” on NBC features Pella® windows

Reality competition series airs Sunday nights through May 25 

Release date:Mar 25, 2014

Homeowners in the U.S.A. can turn to a new weekly reality television show airing Sunday nights through May to get ideas to inspire their own home renovation projects.

“American Dream Builders,” hosted by designer Nate Berkus, premiered March 23 and airs Sunday nights through May 25, at 8 p.m. Eastern/7 p.m. Central on NBC. Pella Windows and Doors partnered with Lowe’s Home Improvement to help “American Dream Builders” contestants transform homes with stylish, energy-efficient Pella windows and doors to help create better views.

The bold new one-hour reality competition series showcases talents of accomplished designers and home builders. “American Dream Builders” challenges 12 contestants competing in high-stakes home transformations.

Episodes of “American Dream Builders” feature two teams taking on a new project to redesign and renovate a space from inside out - all in a matter of days. Designers produce sweeping home renovations that bring a fresh, modern sensibility, while remaining true to the home's innate charm and design characteristics.

During the show’s 10-week run, contestants will use Pella Architect Series®, Pella 350 Series, and Pella Impervia® windows and doors in renovation projects to create style-defining statements for the homes featured.

“’American Dream Builders’ will inspire homeowners with design ideas and creative ways they can use products sold at Lowe’s in their own home improvement projects,” said Pella National Accounts Marketing Manager Frank Kminek. “Pella proudly partnered with Lowe’s to help contestants transform homes to create better views, thanks to the new Pella windows featured in American Dream Builder renovations.”

Future episodes

Pella products likely to be featured in episodes of “American Dream Builders” include; episode 2 (Architect Series); episode 3 (Architect Series); episode 4 (Pella 350 Series); episode 5 (Architect Series and Pella 350 Series); episode 6 (Architect Series and 350 Series); episode 7 (Pella 350 Series); episode 9 (Architect Series and Pella 350 Series); episode 10 (Pella 350 Series).

About Lowe’s

Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) is a FORTUNE® 100 home improvement company serving approximately 15 million customers a week in the United States, Canada and Mexico. With fiscal year 2013 sales of $53.4 billion, Lowe’s has more than 1,830 home improvement and hardware stores and 250,000 employees. Founded in 1946 and based in Mooresville, N.C., Lowe’s supports the communities it serves through programs that focus on K-12 public education and community improvement projects. For more information, visit Lowes.com.

About Pella

Pella Corporation is a leader in designing, testing, manufacturing and installing quality windows and doors for new construction, remodeling and replacement applications.

As a family-owned and professionally managed privately-held company, Pella is known for its 89-year history of making innovative products, providing quality service and delivering on customer satisfaction. Headquartered in Pella, Iowa, the company is committed to incorporating new technologies, increasing productivity and practicing environmental stewardship to create satisfied customers.

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