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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 »
  • The week of May 8-12 brings an opportunity to discuss fall hazards and how to prevent them during the National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction event. Falls on construction sites are the leading cause of death in the industry, accounting for 37 percent of total fatalities, according to the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. The organization partners with the... 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 »
  • Sky-Frame added Karl Borowiec to its US team as senior sales manager in the greater Los Angeles area. Borowiec will manage all Los Angeles-based staff and serve as the liaison between the US and Sky-Frame’s Swiss headquarters. He formerly served as senior project manager at Vitrocsa USA and TRU Architectural. The newly created position is part of Sky-Frame’s expansion in the US market... 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 »
  •     Beverly Duvall     Dave Bankosh     Russ Boyd Ventana USA promoted Beverly Duvall and Dave Bankosh to the position of customer support representative. With 10 and more than 14 years with the company, respectively, both have an extensive working knowledge of Ventana's fabrication and production processes, the company reports. The company also... more »
  • GPI Group added O’Connor and Associates and Murray Sales Company to its sales force. O’Connor and Associates will maintain customers in the Southwest, Midwest, and Southeast United States, while Murray Sales Company will maintain customers in Northern California and Nevada.   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 »