• Article
    Fenestration follows suit in smart home technology
    Kolbe’s sliding door automation systems utilize an interactive wall switch, providing easy-to-use, push-button controls, as well as a feedback feature for serviceability. These systems are available for field-installation on Ultra Series and VistaLuxe complementary multi-slide doors, as well as Ultra Series TerraSpan Lift & Slide doors. (Image courtesy of Kolbe.) The popularity... more ยป
  • News
    PGT Inc.  appointed Bob Keller vice president and general manager of PGT Custom Doors & Windows. Keller will report to Jeff Jackson, the company’s president and COO. He previously served as vice president of global operations for Moen and as a board member for the Window and Door Manufacturers Association.  
  • News
    MI Windows and Doors will begin manufacturing the 1650 double-hung window at its Flower Mound, Texas, facility in June 2016. This addition to MI’s newest manufacturing facility will enable them to offer their most popular replacement window to more customers and deliver them in a more timely manner, according to the company.   Previously produced only in MI’s Hegins,...
  • News
    What are manufacturers in the window and door industry looking for from their suppliers and potential suppliers? Come hear from some of the top procurement and purchasing officials in the industry as they discuss their philosophy in working with suppliers, some of the challenges they face in these relationships and what challenges they see over the next decade.  Panelists:Steve Kirby, Vice...
  • News
    The National Lumber and Building Material Dealers Association issued a statement against the Department of Labor's just-released overtime final rule. The rule will raise the standard salary level for overtime to $913/week from $455/week effective Dec. 1 and require the salary threshold to increase every three years.    The NLBMDA expressed concern for small businesses in a press release...

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