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Piedmont Plastics is proud to serve as a donator and supplier of plastic components and building materials for the second season of Ellen’s Design Challenge, an HGTV (Home & Garden Television) series featuring an American style furniture design competition that premiered on January 18, 2016. The series features a competition that includes six designers that showcase their abilities in sketching, designing, and building furniture within a 24-hour timeframe. Participants must demonstrate their creativity and versatility in order to impress a panel of judges. Piedmont also donated materials for the show’s first season. The show presents a unique opportunity to increase brand exposure for Piedmont Plastics. By way of the first season’s success, the show has provided a dedicated Piedmont Plastics material/supply zone where materials are stored during production and filming for the duration of the season. 

Materials provided to the show are: 
•    Clear Cast and Extruded Acrylics 1/8” to 2”
•    Colored Cast Acrylics 1/8” to 3/4”
•    Makrolon® Clear and Grey 1/8” to 3/8”
•    Sintra® Sheet White and Colors
•    Acrylic Mirror Sheet 1/8” & 1/4”
•    Acrylic Tubes and Rods 
•    AluPOLY® ACM sheet 

Inspired to make your own DIY design? Visit Ellen’s blog for great examples, how-to guides, and updates on the show. Piedmont Plastics offers a variety of materials that are durable, machinable, and great for indoors or out. Check out our product applications and product selector to get started. Need more help? Contact your local branch for more information on how to get started on your next DIY project!