• Patio Doors
    Comfort Foam injected into the mainframe and sash, along with Soft-Lite's RiceHull high-density composite reinforcement, are among the key features that enable the Kingsroyal patio door to offer U-values as low as 0.19, the manufacturer reports. In addition to solid construction and thermal efficiency, the doors offer luxury and style to homeowners with many designer handle options, interior... more »
  • Wood and Wood-related Components
    Offered in a variety of embossed surface finishes that add a rich look and provide excellent scratch resistance, Exofol MLA film can be laminated to wood building products for either interior or exterior applications, including door jambs, windows components and jamb extensions. From American Renolit  Corp., the fillm helps provide excellent durability that benefits a product through its... more »
  • Screens & Screen Components
    Using a ¾ by ½-inch lip roll-formed frame, the OneScreen system creates a sleek contoured screen with no visible hardware that can be used on casement, slider and double-hung windows. The screen design reduces the window manufacturer’s number of screen frame SKUs by using the same frame for various window applications, as the only change required is different corner keys for... more »
  • Installation & Trim
    A non butyl-based window flashing tape, WindowWrap PowerBond is composed of a silver polymer film coated with an aggressive asphalt adhesive that adheres in temperatures as low as 25° F and offers a 180-day UV exposure rating, MFM Building Products reports. For use around windows, doors, building seams and in general construction, the tape's adhesive self-seals around common fasteners and... more »
  • Glass & IG Processing Equipment
    From Integrated Automation Systems, the FastGas high-speed, argon-only gas filling system enables operators to fill standard IG units in less than 15 seconds, according to the equipment supplier. FastGas uses patent-pending Twin Turbo technology to fill insulating glass made with any spacer system precisely, rapidly and reliably. FastGas is said to provide 100 percent argon retention, as the... more »
  • Entry Doors
    HMI Doors introduced the Aspen Collection of fiberglass doors, offering elegant aesthetics, energy efficiency and enhanced security. The doors are available in mahogany or cherry woodgrain finishes, and six stain colors. The HMI Aspen Collection has a full-length, 4-inch lock side stile that is made of finger-jointed pine with a solid oak edge. The patent-pending, 7-gauge... more »