Latest News

  •   Fypon Ltd., Simonton Windows and Therma-Tru Doors joined DaVinci Roofscapes to launch the “Shake it Up” Exterior Color Contest. Open to homeowners nationwide, the online contest includes a $5,000 grand prize to help the winner add color to the exterior of his or her home. Online entries will be accepted from March 18 to April 21, 2013. To enter the contest,... more »
  •   Army SSG Hughes and his family   Window World Inc. recently sponsored a mission through the Veterans Airlift Command to bring injured Army Staff Sergeant Oliver Hughes and his family from San Antonio to Asheville, N.C. Hughes, 37, was injured in Afghanistan on April 11, 2011, when an IED detonated. As a result, he lost his left leg and suffered severe damage to his... more »
  • Richards Building Supply celebrated its 35th anniversary this March at its annual meeting in Chicago, where the wholesale distributor of building materials also recognized 10 elite window sales people with the 2012 Gold Window Club award. Salesman Ray Howley founded the club in 2011 as a sales goal intitiative for Richards' outside sales force. Pictured from left to right, this... more »
  • The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has recognized Andersen Corp. with a 2013 Energy Star Partner of the Year, Sustained Excellence Award for the company’s continued leadership in protecting the environment through superior energy efficiency. The distinction recognizes Andersen’s family of brands including Andersen windows and doors, Renewal by Andersen replacement windows, E-... more »
  • ProVia announced it has been named a 2013 Energy Star Partner of the Year for its innovations in energy efficient door manufacturing. This U.S. Environmental Protection Agency award recognizes the company for its contributions in reducing greenhouse gas emissions and educating consumers about energy efficiency. ProVia’s accomplishments will be recognized at an awards ceremony in Washington... more »
  • Pella Corp. earned an Energy Star Partner of the Year 2013 award, presented by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Energy for manufacturing energy efficient windows and educating consumers about them. The 2013 Partner of the Year awards are given to manufacturers and retailers that successfully promote and produce Energy Star-qualified products, saving consumers money... more »
  • Marvin Windows and Doors received a 2013 Community Impact Award from Minnesota Business magazine. The company was selected as the winner in the Employment category, honoring companies that have brought major employment to a community in Minnesota—or kept it there.According to a company release, the award recognizes the Marvin family’s efforts over four generations spanning more than a... more »
  • Milgard Windows & Doors launched several new interactive tools and features on Milgard.com. The digital tools provide visitors a richer, more immersive experience as they research and compare windows and doors, according to a company release. The site includes a new way for visitors to shop for Milgard products that is centered on the individual consumer. Consumers can navigate, explore and... more »
  • Officials from NanaWall Systems announced the launch of the NanaWall Residential Builders Program that offers developers and volume builders a tailor-made program to include level product pricing with direct purchase availability, expedited delivery, model home support, and cooperative advertising. By incorporating a NanaWall system as a standard or upgrade amenity in new homes, production... more »
  • Isabella Leung, Crystal Window & Door Systems' human resources department manager, was recently honored with a Queens “Rising Star” Award. Presented by the Queens Courier and Queens Business publications, the award recognizes leaders from the business, non-profit and government sectors under 40 years of age whose efforts are positively impacting the economy and quality of... more »