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  • Deceuninck North America teamed up with Habitat for Humanity of Greater Dayton and Catch the Building Spirit for its most recent build, a home in West Carrollton, Ohio, for David and Christy Armstrong and their children. Deceuninck donated the windows, decking and railing. The project began in late May and was completed in early September. A dedication event was held on Sept. 19 where more... more »
  • Masonite International Corporation acquired USA Wood Door, a wholesaler and fabricator of architectural and commercial wood doors in the Eastern United States. The company provides door and hardware distributors with machined, re-sized, and value added additions to both unfinished and prefinished doors and employs approximately 50 people at a single site in Thorofare, New Jersey. "USA... more »
  • A period of rapid growth for Jeld-Wen continues with the announcement today that the company acquired LaCantina Doors, a manufacturer of award-winning folding and multislide door systems based in Oceanside, Calif. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. “With the booming popularity of folding and multislide door systems, the acquisition gives us additional resources, capacity and a... more »
  • Finding new talent, training employees and communicating across a multigenerational workforce requires that business leaders understand the expectations of the various generations represented in their company’s workforce. This was the message from generational expert Cam Marston, head of Generational Insights, who spoke yesterday at the first keynote breakfast during GlassBuild America: The... more »
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association announces that its air-water-structural product certification program has been granted accreditation by the American National Standards Institute in accordance with ISO/IEC 17065-2012 “Conformity assessment—Requirements for bodies certifying products, processes and services." The scope of the accreditation includes Doors and... more »
  • Andersen Corporation released its first Environmental Product Declaration for a Renewal by Andersen Double-Hung window. This accompanies the publication of the industry’s release of their Product Category Rule, a joint effort with other members of the window industry. A collaborative group of industry leaders have worked alongside Andersen over the past four years to develop the window PCR... more »
  • ATN Windows & Doors Corp./Green World Windows was granted U.S. Patent No. 9,074,416 for its proprietary insulating spacers and windows made from them. In a previous dispute, it was settled that these spacers do not infringe Quanex spacer patents, according to the company.The company has an additional application pending. more »
  • Crystal Window & Door Systems will play a key role in a new DIY Network show, American Rehab: Restoring Victoria. The show utilized Crystal vinyl windows and an aluminum sliding door as part of the renovation of a 110-year old Newark, N.J. house. The multi-episode series premiered recently and is airing on the DIY Network during September and October. For the past several years, Crystal has... more »
  • Marvin Windows and Doors was chosen as the recipient of the 2015 Minnesota Manufacturing Award in the “Best in Class: Large Company” category during an awards presentation in Minneapolis. Marvin reports it was chosen as the winner of this award for the company’s commitment and dedication to excellence in manufacturing. Marvin Windows and Doors is a third and fourth generation... more »
  • MI Windows and Doors recently announced a new exterior color program for its 1600 Series replacement product line. Double-hung, double slider, casement, awning, picture windows, and sliding glass doors are now available with the following exterior colors: almond, black, bronze, clay, cocoa, cream, forest green, and silver. These exterior colors are available on MIWD’s white or almond... more »