• Weatherseals, Sealants & Related
    Dow Corning Corp. introduced Youjie Neutral Silicone sealant for residential windows and doors. Easy to use, the one-part RTV silicone material cures upon contact with moisture in the air to form a flexible, long-lasting silicone rubber seal. Youjie sealant adheres to a wide variety of construction materials and is suitable for use in a wide range of window and door sealing and glazing... more »
  • Patio Doors
    Integrity Windows and Doors has introduced its largest fiberglass door yet: the 4-Panel Sliding French Door. Available with four panels--two of which are operating--the door comes in sizes up to 16 feet wide by 8 feet tall, and features a taller rail on the bottom panels for a traditional look. The door is available with a variety of options, including bare wood or a pre-finished white... more »
  • 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 »