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  • For the fourth time in six years, All Weather Windows was named the Energy Star Manufacturer of the Year in the fenestration products category. All Weather Windows was named Energy Star Manufacturer of the Year in 2010, 2011 and 2013. It was named Participant of the Year in 2012. The awards are to recognize outstanding utility providers, manufacturers, retailers, advocates and home builders who... more »
  • Flyover Premier Sales is the latest millwork sales representative to join Simpson Door Company’s nationwide sales team. Flyover will represent Simpson from Kansas to Michigan and Ohio. “Our goal is to partner with manufacturer’s reps that have as much passion as we do for wood doors, and the Flyover team certainly fits the bill,” said Jim Brandt, sales and marketing... more »
  • Interlock USA partnered with Slide Clear to distribute its retractable screen solutions throughout North America. “We are very excited to introduce these innovative screen solutions that perfectly complement our product line,” says Axel Husen, president and CEO of Interlock USA. “Slide Clear has taken the complex and made it brilliantly simple—exactly what door... more »
  • MI Windows and Doors introduced a next-generation Quality Management System that exceeds the recently-announced American Architectural Manufacturer’s Association 103-15 procedural certification program. Acceptance into this program requires manufacturers to exhibit a comprehensive and stringent quality management program in each of their manufacturing facilities. MIWD reports it is one of... more »
  • Northeast Building Supply acquired Architectural Building Components. Terms of the deal were not released. Both companies said the transition is expected to be seamless to customers and Architectural Building Components employees will continue working in the Hackensack and Long Branch, N.J. facilities. Paul Waldman, general manager of Architectural Building Components, called the deal a win-win,... more »
  • ProVia launched a new app for iPad that is designed to enhance the experience between dealers and their customers when selecting exterior building products for the home. This visualization engine can be used to configure doors and windows, or select from ProVia’s collection of Heartland vinyl siding and Heritage manufactured stone styles. Available as a free download in the App Store on... more »
  • Virginia Carver of Windows Inc. and Huttig Building Products’ Elizabeth Neal are the winners of Therma-Tru’s 2015 “Unlock the Opportunities” national sweepstakes. The online game drew thousands of players and, in addition to the two grand prize winners, the company reported that it awarded prizes to 344 other players. The "Puzzle Perfect" sweepstakes game... more »
  •   Lisec officials broke ground on the new service and training center at the company's main production site in Seitenstetten, Austria. The group of companies invested roughly $3 million into the globally active service department. Lisec plans to construct a 1,200-square-meter machine hall and a 950-square-meter office wing. The future exhibition and training hall will serve... more »
  • Three of MFM Building Products’ window flashing tapes now have ICC Approval, the company reports. WindowWrap PSX-20, WindowWrap PowerBond and WindowWrap White meet the ICC-ES Acceptance Criteria for Flexible Flashing Materials (AC148), IBC and IRC 2015 standards. These flashing tapes also comply with AAMA 711, as a result of independent, third-party testing.PSX-20 is a patented, aluminized... more »
  • Deceuninck North America made its compounding expertise available through a variety of capabilities and services. Deceuninck reports that its precision polymer compounding goes beyond blending to proprietary additive chemistry, patented processes, advanced engineering and complete solutions that create real market advantage. “Our deep expertise and understanding of additive systems,... more »