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  • Window and door manufacturers showed off their latest innovations to the nearly 80,000 attendees of last week’s International Builders Show, part of the National Association of Home Builders’ Design & Construction week. Window & Door covered the 569,000 net square feet of the show to bring you our takes on the show. #W&DtakesonIBS Tweets !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.... more »
  • The Brinks Home Security Array smart lock was awarded the 2017 National Association of Home Builders Best of IBS Award for Indoor Living Product. The smart lock from Brinks, a division of Hampton Products International, will be available for pre-orders in May 2017. Array is a cloud- and app-enabled internet of things device that homeowners can use without adding separate hubs or accessories... more »
  •          The new Masonite logo reinforces where the company is taking the door category, officials report. The bold, uppercase letters signify continued strength and leadership. The ‘M’ symbol utilizies intersecting doors to reinforce the partnership with customers. The modified crossbars of the ‘A’ and ‘E’ in Masonite’s... more »
  • CRL-U.S. Aluminum received Florida Product Approval by the Florida Department of Business & Professional Regulation for the Monterey S55 and S80 Bi-Folding Doors. The approval signifies full compliance with Florida Building Codes and will make it easier for glaziers and design professionals to select the appropriate systems for their jobs, company officials report. Monterey S55 and S80 Bi-... more »
  • Marvin Windows and Doors invites architects to enter its 2017 Architects Challenge, a competition awarding prizes to residential and commercial design projects that exhibit creativity and ingenuity using Marvin windows and doors. Entries should be submitted online by March 10, 2017. Now in its ninth year, the competition will recognize one outstanding design in each of five categories:... more »
  • Marvin Windows and Doors is previewing a new door during the International Builders’ Show in Orlando, Jan. 10-12. The new Marvin Clad Ultimate Bi-Fold Door features one of the industry’s widest glass panels at 3 ½  feet in a frame up to 10 feet high. The door will be available for ordering in spring 2017. “Customers today are looking for bigger doors, cleaner lines... more »
  • Marvin Windows and Doors joined as a charter sponsor of Generation Next, a philanthropic campaign from This Old House that will encourage and empower young people to join the skilled trades. Marvin will participate in a campaign kickoff reception at this year’s Kitchen and Bath Industry Show, presenting an initial donation to the mikeroweWORKS Foundation’s Work Ethic Scholarship... more »
  • ProVia joined  the Window and Door Manufacturers Association. Headquartered in Sugarcreek, Ohio, ProVia manufactures professional-class entry doors, storm doors, patio doors, windows, vinyl siding and manufactured stone. The company employs over 650 people at its headquarters and manufacturing facilities in Sugarcreek, Walnut Creek and Baltic, Ohio; and Booneville, Mississippi. Brian... more »
  • Edgetech, Quanex Building Products’ European arm, was named Spacer Bar Manufacturer of the Year in the United Kingdom National Fenestration Awards for the second year in a row. Recognized for its Super Spacer warm-edge spacer solutions, Edgetech won the competition with 44 percent of the open platform vote. “A National Fenestration Award is a real badge of honor for us, because the... more »
  • Apex Energy Solutions unveiled an app that allows potential franchisees, customers and employees to explore the Apex story through a digital Victorian-style pop-up book. It can be found in the iTunes app store. The Apex Pop-Up Book app tells the Apex story by reacting to users’ fingertips, allowing them to turn pages and watch pop-up features take shape. Once a page is open, the user can... more »