MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. -Good Housekeepinghas granted its Good Housekeeping Seal to hydronic heating manufacturer Weil-McLain.

“We are proud that our products met the high specifications of the Good Housekeeping Institute, and earning its seal is the start of another fine chapter to the heritage of Weil-McLain,” said Dave Dolan, vice president of marketing, Weil-McLain. “We very much appreciate Good Housekeepingrecognizing our Without Compromise™ approach to precision manufacturing and customer support. We are honored to join the elite cadre of organizations that are also backed by the seal.”

Introduced in 1909, the Good Housekeeping Seal was one of the first tested and approved emblems in the United States that ensured consumers that a manufacturer’s product has met the rigorous quality standards set forth by the Good Housekeeping Institute. It holds 94 percent awareness among consumers and recent surveys reported that 81 percent of consumers would choose a product with the seal when price and features are similar.

Weil-McLain intends on leveraging its backing by the seal in future print advertisements, trade promotions, in-store promotions, product packaging, and its Website.

“The seal is dedicated to helping consumers find products and companies they can trust,” noted Dolan. “Our marketing efforts reflect this mission in providing homeowners with the information they require to make the very best decision regarding their hydronic heating needs.”

Publication date:04/30/2007