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  • FlexScreen is now a Preferred Supplier of window screens to Earthwise Group LLC's 18 manufacturing locations.  “We are excited to partner with exciting and innovative companies like FlexScreen. We are impressed with the benefits of the FlexScreen product, and believe that our customers will have a big advantage by being some of the first dealers to bring it to the marketplace,”... more »
  • Masonite International Corporation acquired Performance Doorset Solutions Limited, a supplier of custom doors and millwork in the United Kingdom that specializes in non-standard product specifications, manufacturing both wood and composite solutions. PDS employs approximately 150 people located in Lancashire, U.K., according to the company, and its net sales exceeded $20 million in the last... more »
  • Experts at Therma-Tru will offer answers and guidance to consumers regarding doors during "Door Do-Over Week" from August 3-7, 2015. The event coincides with National Curb Appeal Month in August. "Our goal is to provide homeowners with information and ideas for making a smart, affordable and good-looking door replacement choice for their homes," says Donna Contat, director of... more »
  • Window World selected military veteran Art Lane for the Experimental Aircraft Association’s AirVenture Oshkosh Hero Flight. The Hero Flight Program is an aspect of Window World’s sponsorship of Rob Holland Ultimate Airshows’ 2015 season. Prior to each of the airshows, one veteran is selected from a pool of nominations for a ride with the world champion aerobatic pilot. Lane... more »
  • ODL Inc. expanded its Evolve doorglass framing system lineup. The rectangular doorglass frame is now available in 10 sizes, ranging from 8 inches by 36 inches to 22 inches by 64 inches. Medium oval and sunburst frames are also included in the offering. “Our customers love the results that they are receiving from the unique features of the Evolve frame and asked for more sizes. We are happy... more »
  • Ply Gem teamed up with Fox Network’s new renovation competition series, Home Free, to provide windows, patio doors, siding, stone veneer, trim and accessories for the eight-episode series. Hosted by famed professional contractor Mike Holmes (“Holmes on Homes”), Home Free premieres Wednesday, July 22 and follows nine couples who are challenged to revive one run-down home every... more »
  • Renewal by Andersen, a division of Andersen Corp., was ranked highest in customer satisfaction with windows and patio doors for the first time, according to the J.D. Power 2015 Windows and Patio Doors Satisfaction Study released in June. The study measured satisfaction among customers who purchased windows and/or patio doors within the past 12 months, based on appearance and design, operational... more »
  • Window World’s windows earned the Good Housekeeping Seal for the eighth consecutive year. The Good Housekeeping Institute evaluates safety, performance, ease of use, durability and design to award the seal. Good Housekeeping offers a two-year limited warranty on seal-bearing products, replacing, repairing or providing a refund up to $2,000 for any merchandise found to be defective. This... more »
  • Western Window Systems expanded its Volume Program to include custom sizes and configurations for its door systems. The customizable options have a 15-day production lead time. “Our new custom sizes and configurations give production builders the ability to design signature indoor-outdoor living spaces—taller, wider, whatever they need—that complement our Volume Program... more »
  • Caldwell Manufacturing Company North America LCC reports its latest milestone: 2,500 days without a lost-time accident at its Williamsport, Maryland manufacturing plant. Employees at the location held a celebration In recognition of the accomplishment on Tuesday, July 7th. Vice president of manufacturing, Kevin Novak, comments, “Everyone in the organization is proud of the Williamsport... more »