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  • Euro Vinyl Windows & Doors expanded the interior and exterior color options on its casement, awning and fixed unit products, which will now be available in black and deep gray tones. “We have seen color trends come and go over the decades, from beiges, taupe tones and even yellow hues,” Laura Weil, sales and marketing manager, says. “However, none of them have the classic... more »
  • Integrity Windows and Doors is accepting entries for its 2017 Red Diamond Achiever Award Program. The annual competition is open to builders and architects that use Integrity window and doors products in their residential and commercial projects. Winners of this year’s competition will receive a VIP trip to the company’s headquarters in Warroad, Minn., a donation to the charity of... more »
  • Marvin Windows and Doors and Integrity Windows and Doors were named Best in Quality in the 2017 Builder Magazine Brand Use Study. Marvin was named the quality leader in the wood/wood-clad window category, and Integrity received best in quality in the fiberglass window category, along with top marks for brand familiarity, brand used in the past two years, and brand used most. The Builder Brand Use... more »
  • Roto Frank of America Inc. joined the Window Safety Task Force of the National Safety Council to remind homeowners of the importance of practicing window safety year-round. National Window Safety Week was held April 5 through 11 to increase awareness on helping prevent window falls and the proper use of windows for emergency escape purposes. The company also offers its ASTM F2090-compliant... more »
  • Saand Inc. acquired the Guardian Webster Inc. fabrication facility located in Webster, Massachusetts. In business since 1973, Saand is headquartered in Toronto, Ontario, and currently operates four glass fabrication facilities in the province of Ontario. This purchase represents the second major acquisition within the past four years and the first U.S. location for the company. The addition of... more »
  • Western Window Systems introduced the Series 7600 Multi-Slide Door, the first of 12 new aluminum product lines the company will roll out in 2017. The product complies with California’s Title 24 requirements in both the prescriptive and performance methods and is currently in testing for hurricane impact. “The Series 7600 Multi-Slide Door completely revolutionizes the indoor-outdoor... more »
  • LaCantina Doors earned the 2017 Pulse of the City News Customer Satisfaction Award for providing outstanding customer service. This is the second consecutive year that LaCantina has received the award. The Pulse research team analyzes research and information gathered from many sources, including online business and consumer user-review websites, blogs, social media, business-rating services, and... more »
  • Five types of glazed units have been added to Press Glass’acoustic glazed product line, which already includes 103 different acoustic glazed units. The new glazed units have the weighted acoustic resistance of 42 to 50 decibels. Each of the new types of glazed units have undergone appropriate tests and are properly certified for acoustic resistance, according to the company.  more »
  • Fakro introduced a range of skylights suited to flat roofs. In order to make the most out of space on flat roofs, the windows feature an anti-slippery layer and can support heavy loads, according to the company. Three varieties of the windows are available: a stationery design that can't be opened, one that can be opened with a rod, and an electronically controlled version that features a sensor... more »
  • The National Glass Association and the Window & Door Dealers Alliance announce that GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo moved up to spot No. 145 on the Trade Show News Network list of Top 250 Trade Shows in the United States for 2016. The TSNN list represents the top 250 trade shows held last year in the U.S., ranked by net square footage. In 2016, GlassBuild America... more »