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  • Simpson Door Company expanded its WaterBarrier technology to be available for virtually any of its door designs, including ones with raised or flat panels, ovolo or shaker profiles and divided lites. With advances in its production capabilities, the company now offers the water-resistive technology for more than 100 additional door and sidelight designs in its Mastermark Collection, Craftsman... more »
  • Developing policies designed to enhance American manufacturing and secure American manufacturing jobs was one of the main topics discussed during a recent visit by Congressman Joe Courtney (D-CT) to Roto Frank of America. Congressman Courtney, accompanied by Field Representative Gene Tewskbury, was invited to Roto Frank of America Inc. to meet with Chris Dimou, president and CEO and Debra Wallis... more »
  • In recognition of National Window Safety Week, observed April 4-11, Jeld-Wen released a new infographic that provides a high level overview of tips and facts about window safety (shown, right). Each year, more than 3,300 children are seriously injured from window falls, with about eight of those falls resulting in death. Jeld-Wen Windows & Doors has responded to this safety issue with... more »
  • MI Windows and Doors offers a new SuperCapSR silver color coating on its HomeMaker3 vinyl windows. The new silver color has a clear anodized appearance, meeting the needs of residential and commercial new construction and replacement markets.SuperCapSR is a unique color-coating system manufactured by Quanex Building Products. The SuperCapSR color coating system creates a molecularly fused color... more »
  • Integrity Windows and Doors launched its Red Diamond Achiever Awards (RDA), offering builders, remodelers, architects and commercial contractors the chance to showcase their best work that uses Integrity products.  Open for entry through July 15, the RDA consists of two programs: those chosen by a group of industry experts, and the People's Choice Award, to be chosen by the public. Up... more »
  • Loras College president Jim Collins and Pella CEO Pat Meyer announced a strategic partnership focused on strengthening the connection between Pella’s business objectives and Loras’ academic programs in analytics. This new partnership will explore how to use analytics better across a variety of scenarios including customer experience, product innovation and process efficiency at Pella... more »
  • ProVia named home remodeling contractor Somerville Aluminum a Platinum Dealer for the fourth year in a row, PRWeb reported. This performance-based recognition programs honors door replacement contractors that have demonstrated the highest level of commitment to selling and installing ProVia products, according to the company. The designation means Somerville Aluminum has met stringent criteria to... more »
  • Soft-Lite’s windows were recently featured on an episode of The National Geographic Channel’s “Cabin Fever,” where host Nate Heim builds custom rustic hideaways and massive mountaintop mansions. Twenty-seven Soft-Lite Imperial LS Windows were used in the project for the episode “Lodge on the Ridge.” Numerous window styles were used in the project, including... more »
  • ZNC (Zola no Compromise) from Zola Windows was selected as a Finalist in Architizer A+ Awards in the Windows category. A global architecture award program, Architizer A+ Awards received entries from a 100 countries and represents the best of architecture and design worldwide, according to the company. Public voting for the 2015 A+ Awards is open through April 3rd. The new ZNC window features a... more »
  • Case Window and Door will receive 10 years of tax-free benefits for its metalworking expansion under the state's Start-UP NY economic development program, Albany Business Review reports. The company will invest $4.02 million in expanding operations to increase production of steel, stainless steel and bronze window frames for high-end homes and industrial buildings, according to the article. The... more »