• Windows
    The Jeld-Wen Premium Vinyl window line features updated technology, more styling options and enhanced performance to meet stringent energy standards. The Premium Vinyl window line brings together European engineering and platform enhancements to reduce water and air infiltration, improve thermal efficiencies and boost responsible material use, the manufacturer reports. The line's enhanced frame... more »
  • Entry Doors
    The energy efficient Embarq fiberglass entry door system from ProVia offers a U-factor of 0.10. To enhance energy efficiency and accommodate more insulation, the Embarq door is 2 1/2 inches thick and features a custom-designed sweep to accommodate the door’s added thickness and keep out unwanted elements and uncomfortable temperatures. Additional features include an integrated channel in... more »
  • Windows
    Lincoln Wood Products Inc. provides window products that incorporate low-E glazing options, combined with Intercept’s stainless steel spacer, to meet the new Northern U.S. and Canadian Energy Star requirements. Its low-E-180 window, specifically, meets Energy Star requirements without requiring triple-pane glass, the company reports. For climates striving for the lowest possible U-value,... more »
  • Windows
    Chelsea Building Products announced that the 400I Series, its latest window offering for the impact and coastal markets, has passed the testing required for Miami-Dade County, Fla. Specifically, it meets the Miami-Dade County Large Missile TAS201, TAS202, TAS203, High Velocity Hurricane Zone and Miami-Dade requirements. Passing the Miami-Dade test means that the 400I passes Wind Zones 1, 2, 3 and... more »
  • Computer Software & Systems
    Simonton Windows now offers a free, customizable in-home presentation on the Simonton ProNetwork site for dealers, contractors, builders and remodelers. The new sales tool gives ProNetwork member companies access to a comprehensive in-home presentation featuring company information, qualifications, business documents, completed projects and testimonial details, product recommendations and... more »
  • Entry Door Components
    Therma-Tru Corp. enhanced the design of its cordless internal blinds with a single-hand operator, and added the option of low-E glass to help meet homeowner requirements for energy efficiency. Available in full- and half-lite styles, the internal blinds are offered for the Fiber-Classic Mahogany and Oak Collections, and Pulse, Smooth-Star, Profiles and Traditions door and sidelite lines. The new... more »