January 23, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

KEARNS BROTHERS selected as authorized DOW POWERHOUSE(™) Solar Shingle Dealer

Dearborn, MI-  Kearns Brothers, Inc. announces their selection by Michigan based DOW Solar as the first Home Improvement Remodeling company in Michigan authorized to sell and install the DOW POWERHOUSE(™) Solar Shingle.

Mike Kearns, President and founder of Kearns Brothers, Inc., expressed pride in his company with this selection and is looking forward to developing and growing the roofing industry with this leading edge technology.  Mike shared “our selection by DOW Solar continues to confirm my confidence that our roofing crews are the industry leaders and have the experience and ability needed to be the launch team in the state of Michigan for DOW Solar.”

Kearns Brothers, Inc. is a Dearborn, MI based home improvement company specializing in residential and commercial roofing, siding, windows and masonry services.  Kearns Brothers has been serving Southeastern Michigan since 1986 and has installed over 21,000 roofs.  For homeowners needing a new roof, DOW POWERHOUSE™ Solar Shingles provides a replacement option that can pay for itself, generate revenue through energy offset, and add to the value of the home.

Dow Solar, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), recently announced a major expansion of the availability nationwide of DOW POWERHOUSE™ Solar Shingles, an award-winning, Michigan-made, residential solar roofing system that protects like a standard shingle, but also has embedded solar cells to power the home.