Latest News

  • The Window Safety Task Force of the National Safety Council encourages parents and caregivers to recognize the importance of practicing window safety during Window Safety Week, being observed April 7-13. Open windows, however, at any time of year can be dangerous for young children. "It only takes seconds for a preventable window fall to occur," says Becky Turpin, director, home and... more »
  • Members of the American Architectural Manufacturers Association gathered last week in in Palm Springs, California, for the 82nd Annual National Conference, held Feb. 25-28. The four-day event was packed with networking events, keynotes and roundtable discussions, committee work sessions, member awards and new business. Follow @WindowDoorMag and #AAMAConf for live coverage of the event. The... more »
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association recognized the contributions and achievements of its members during its 82nd Annual Conference Awards Banquet in Palm Springs, California. Outstanding Member Award – Mike DeSoto (MI Windows and Doors)Mike DeSoto, CEO for MI Windows and Doors, was named Outstanding Member, as presented by former recipient Doug Holmberg, quality manager at... more »
  • More than 100,000 professionals attended Design & Construction Week (DCW) Feb. 19-21 in Las Vegas, which encompassed the National Association of Home Builders International Builders’ Show and the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show. "As the International Builders' Show celebrates 75 years, it remains the premier event for the housing industry," says Geoff Cassidy, NAHB senior... more »
  • The Window & Door Manufacturers Association invites professionals to send proposals to speak at WDMA’s Technical and Manufacturing Conference, June 25 to 27 in Minneapolis. Members and non-members may apply. The conference aims to foster technical and professional development and may include plant tours, workshops, keynote presentations and breakout sessions. WDMA is soliciting... more »
  • The Organizing Committee is currently building up the program for the 18th Glass Performance Days, June 26-29 in Finland. The organizers received a record number of 180 proposed abstracts, an approximate 30 percent increase from 2017’s event. All together, there will be between 220 and 230 presentations. Future trends, research and a development focus, new product innovations and... more »
  • The Window and Door Dealers Alliance will participate in the National Association of Home Builders International Builders’ Show, part of Design & Construction Week in Las Vegas, Feb. 19-21. WDDA staff will be on the show floor in booth #N815 to greet more than 85,000 professionals at one of the largest gatherings for the residential design and construction industry. WDDA members can... more »
  • The World Millwork Alliance will hold its Ignite - Leadership Conference April 29 through May 3 at the JW Marriott Starr Pass in Tucson, Arizona. Through education, events, networking and presentations, the conference aims to inspire and re-energize skilled leaders and encourage younger ones. More information is available here.  more »
  • On Tuesday, Jan. 29 at 2 p.m. ET, the Window & Door Dealers Alliance will host a live, interactive webinar on goal setting. Presented by business growth strategist Madeleine MacRae, attendees will learn how to develop business goals to start 2019 strong and continue on a positive trajectory throughout the year.   The webinar is free for WDDA members but all are invited to join. Click... more »
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association will host a webinar, “Canadian Energy Codes and Regulations—Where are they Going?” on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. EST. The presentation will focus on Canadian energy codes and regulations, which are moving to a much higher performance level over the next 10 years, according to AAMA. Jeff Baker,... more »