Products

  • Windows
    Marvin Windows & Doors announced that its Clad Direct Glaze Polygon window is now certified by the Passive House Institute U.S. The window meets PHIUS certification in several zones, and is backed by a 10-year warranty on parts and workmanship and 20 years on glass. The Clad Direct Glaze Polygon comes in a variety of styles and sizes, with six wood species options and nine... more »
  • Entry Doors
    Simonton Windows introduced the Simonton StormBreaker Plus HVHZ-approved sliding patio door. The impact-resistant patio door is tested and certified to meet AAMA and ASTM standards for impact-resistant products; HVHZ Miami-Dade County, Broward County and select areas of Palm Beach County protocols for the Florida Building Commission; and Texas Department of Insurance... more »
  • Entry Doors
    Weather Shield Windows & Doors introduced a new lineup of steel and fiberglass exterior entrance doors that includes smooth and stainable/textured steel panels, and smooth, textured and deluxe fiberglass panels. The stainable steel panels have a deep grain embossment that gives them the look of wood yet still provides the strength and durability of steel. In addition to the paint colors,... more »
  • Intus Windows' uPVC window and door lines now meet Wind-Borne Debris Region, Florida High-Velocity Hurricane Zones and Miami-Dade County requirements, according to the manufacturer. The energy efficient, triple-pane windows and doors were subjected to 9,000 wind cycles of high positive and negative air pressure to simulate the force up to 200 mph hurricane winds. The windows were also subjected... more »
  • Computer Software & Systems
    ODL introduced the Your Door Stylizer online tool that allows homeowners to visualize a wide variety of glass and door options for their entryway. Users can upload a photo of their home or choose a home from the sample gallery to customize their entryway in one of the project options: replace glass, add glass, or replace door. Users then progress through a series of steps to select the doorglass... more »
  • Windows
    Caldwell Mfg.’s newest hybrid balance, the Ultra-Lift Extreme, delivers Class 6 performance in single-pair applications up to 130-pound sash weights after 8000 cycles, the company reports. The QT3 is Caldwell’s most recent addition to its Constant Force Spring product line, and offers the only Class 3 performance in a fixed coil balance solution, according to the supplier.  more »