• Patio Doors
    Four separate tracks on the Series 9600 patio door from MGM Industries enables each door panel to slide to either side, creating a 9-foot clear opening on a standard 12-foot wide door, the company states. Said to be the first vinyl framed telescoping patio door, the unit withstands harsh weather conditions, including the salt-water environment of coastal areas, and is priced well below... more »
  • Entry Doors
    Reclaimed wood products have surged in popularity, thanks not only to the beautiful authentic style they deliver, but for their environmental benefits and interesting histories. As a result of this trend, Jeld-Wen Inc. is now offering reclaimed Douglas fir wood window and door products as part of the company's Custom Wood line, the manufacturer notes. Made from wood originally used for... more »
  • Glass & IG Components
    The first in a new family of fourth surface coated low-E glasses from Guardian Industries, ClimaGuard IS-15 and IS-20 are designed to help meet new residential codes and Energy Star standards while giving window makers easy fabrication options. ClimaGuard IS-20 enables residential window makers to meet current code requirements for U-values without the use of argon gas or a third pane of glass... more »
  • Windows
    Designed to be the most energy efficient option Great Lakes Window offers, ecoSmart windows and patio doors offer center of glass U-factors as low as 0.111 (R 9.1) in all product styles, and total unit U-factors as low as 0.14 (R 7.1) in fixed units or 0.16 (R 6.3) in double hung units, the manufacturer reports. These values, achievable with a triple pane, krypton gas-filled glass package option... more »
  • Patio Doors
    The new 390 French rail sliding patio door from MI Windows & Doors offers a rich traditional design with mortise-and-tenon joinery, wide stiles, a tall bottom rail and designer hardware, the supplier states. Also featuring the latest technology to provide performance and durability, the door is constructed with MikronWood components to be more energy efficient than fiberglass, hollow vinyl,... more »
  • Other Products & Services
    Performa ultra high-temperature barcode labels help manufacturers identify individual pieces of glass through every stage of production and distribution. What makes them unique, the supplier notes, is an acrylic adhesive that allows the labels to be removed totally residue-free, even after long-term exposure to high temperature processing. From Pres-On Products, the labels can be placed on... more »