• Windows
    Described as an industrial strength double hung, the Quantum Series is designed for historic renovation and light commercial projects with large rough openings. The window features a a robust 5½-inch frame, thicker sash components and heavier sash balances, as well as a a non-rot, low-conductivity cPVC subsill extruded aluminum cladding for durability, the manufacturer points out.... more »
  • Weatherseals, Sealants & Related
    The multi-hollow bulb (MHB) seal line offers both the low closing force of a hollow bulb seal and the long-term resiliency of a foam-filled seal at a price point between traditional hollow bulb seals and foam-filled seals, the manufacturer states. During early stages of compression, the MHB seal requires minimal force. At later stages of compression, the outer bulb makes contact with the inner... more »
  • Door & Window Hardware
    The Nova Slim casement locking handle features a very low-profile design that eliminates interference with blinds and window treatments, the supplier states. From Interlock USA, the sleek, sophisticated hardware features an aesthetic flush-mount design available in powder-coat and architectural finishes. For vinyl casement applications, the handle works in conjunction with Nova multipoint... more »
  • Frame & Sash Equipment
    Manufacturers can now bend vinyl and aluminum extrusions with one machine, the supplier states. Distributed by J&S Machine, the entire range of 3C Clomea bending machines can be supplied with heating elements, an electrical panel, and control console that enable the units to handle PVC. The control console allows the user to manage the air emission of the heaters and keep a consistent... more »
  • Installation & Trim
    Designed to provide a better way to install doors, the Cheatah tool simply clicks onto the door (prior to installation) to show the level/plumb of the door as well as maintain the proper reveal on each side during installation, the supplier explains. From JenTra Tools, the device features uses a fold-down-spacer that allows it fit on both 1⅜- and 1¾-inch doors. Eliminating the need to... more »
  • Windows
    Similar in design to impact-resistant glass packages found in code-driven coastal area homes, SafePoint glass is available as an option on Simonton ProFinish Brickmould 600 windows and doors to offer no-effort protection for the home, 24-hours a day, seven days a week, the manufacturer states. The glass package can give homeowners peace-of-mind for protection against severe weather and potential... more »