What it is: A free app that allows users to access Arborite’s entire laminate collection on a mobile device.
What it does: Users can find the whole Arborite collection, color-corrected for each device. In addition to browsing the laminate color collection, textures can also be perused. Technical specifications for the products are available as well. It has a “Laminate coordinator,” which suggests matching colors when viewing a sample in order to provide total coordination for a room. Finally, it has a geo-localized address book, allowing users to find a regional sales representative. The app does not require an Internet connection to access its offerings.
Who it’s for: Designers, contractors and homeowners
Why kitchen and bath designers need it: This one-stop tool can be used to help customers find the right laminate color and texture for their homes – all from a mobile device. The “Laminate coordinator” feature can provide inspiration to help design an entire room to go along with the laminate selection from the suggested colors it offers.
Available Since: 2011
Who makes it: Toast Studio
Platform: iOS for the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch
Where to find it: On the iTunes Store
For more info: Visit www.arborite.com