CHICAGO, IL — USG Corp., a leading building products company, has announced its partnership with Michael Halebian & Co., Inc. as a new distributor of USG’s Durock™ Floor Prep Line. To kick off the alliance, USG and Michael Halebian will be making a joint donation to the Oklahoma City Disaster Relief Fund.

For every bag of Durock™ Floor Prep products purchased at Michael Halebian locations during the month of July, USG and Michael Halebian will each donate $1 ($2/bag) to help the latest tornado victims in Oklahoma. 

“Michael Halebian & Co., Inc. is one of the most reputable floor covering distributors in the nation,” said Phil Ciesiulka, Director of Business Development at USG. “This partnership is a tremendous step forward in the marketplace for USG’s floor prep line, and it also allows us to double our donation efforts to the relief fund of Oklahoma where all our floor prep products are manufactured.” 

With three warehouse locations, including Carlstadt, NJ; Hartford, CT; Bensalem, PA; and a showroom in New York, NY, Michael Halebian & Co., Inc. expertly serves the Tri-state area.

“Throughout our corporate history, Michael Halebian & Co., Inc. has proactively pursued and built a state-of-the-art product offering to serve the needs of our customers,” said Michael Halebian, Jr., President and owner of Michael Halebian & Co., Inc. “The addition of the USG line strengthens our existing commitment within the underlayment industry, while continuing to enhance our credibility to those committed to self-leveling projects.”

The Durock™ Floor Prep products eligible for proceeds include: Fast Finish, EcoCap, UltraCap, Speed, Multi-Use and Quik-Top.