Westlake Development Group a Made in America builder
Westlake Development Group featured on ABC News as a Made in America builder.
Westlake Development Group, according to there website, completed the first Made in America Home in Happy Valley, Oregon. The home was a first of its kind in the nation and is on the 2013 Street of Dreams. The developers say that at least 97% of the products used to construct the home were made in America. From the nuts and bolts, to the rescued barn wood in the rec room and lighting fixtures throughout the house.. all of it was made in America. Click here to see photos of the finished home already purchased by the Jones Family.
Westlake who was featured on ABC News with Diane Sawyer may have started a trend as other all American Made homes are starting to crop up across the nation. Nail sells for one American Company in Illinois went up 12% since being featured on the program, and is the company Maze Nails is now hiring again.
This video courtesy of ABC Channel 2 World News demonstrates that Americans want American products and are willing to pay a little bit more if given the opportunity.
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