Windows

windows/doors

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Forecast for 2020 looks bright

Online sales are heating up for some home improvement companies

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Remodeling Sales

While a few home improvement companies look to find a way to bypass the in-home sales appointment, one—Zen Windows—already has

float glass on manufacturing line in window manufacturing
Windows

Windows have changed a lot in the past 60 years. Here are 10 innovations that set waypoints along that timeline.

2015 Model ReModel by Hatfield Builders & Remodelers in the Dallas metroplex, with ProRemodeler and various sponsors

All project photos (after): Jay Brousseau Studios

Remodeling Design

A closer look at the kitchen and bath of the 2015 Model ReModel project in Dallas by Hatfield Builders & Remodelers, with Professional Remodeler

Doors

Here are the seven windows and doors that made this year's list

Energy efficiency

The Energy Star label helps sell windows, but the criteria used to determine those ratings on that label have changed

Millennial homeowners looking happy in bright kitchen
Remodeling Sales

Millennial homeowners are relatively few and far between for the moment. But they want to be sold on their terms

A house that uses Marvin Windows' Contemporary Awning windows, from the Contemporary Studio collection.

Marvin Windows says that all of its windows currently meet the Energy Star Version 6.0 standard. (Pictured here are Marvin’s Contemporary Awning windows, from the Contemporary Studio collection.)  

Energy efficiency

Ultra-efficient Energy Star Version 6.0 windows are here, but are homeowners willing to pay the higher prices?

Best Practices

Don’t let faulty window installation ruin the performance of an otherwise well-built home

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Project Management

Is it worth the time and trouble to hold a pre-construction meeting on small jobs? You bet. Here's why.

Windows

Kolbe Windows & Doors adds to its VistaLuxe Collection with new corner units. 

Products

Marvin Windows and Doors has added new casement and awning insert windows to its Integrity product line. 

Remodeling Show 2014 Products: Andersen Installation Materials Calculator
Windows

Users can upload XML files or add units individually to generate the quantities of installation materials needed for each window and patio door.

Western Windows’ Hinged Windows
Windows

Series 670 replaces Series 700 and has an upgraded hopper style and slimmer sash lock.

Marvin Ultimate Glider
Windows

The unit can work for contemporary homes or as a pass-through application and is 14 feet wide by 6 feet tall.

Pella Vinyl Window Line
Windows

Advanced low-E insulating double-pane glass comes standard with low-E triple-pane glass optional.

Jeld-Wen Vinyl Windows
Windows

Up to 15 percent of material is recycled, and the windows meet Energy Star standards without the need for krypton-filled panes.

Integrity Insert Windows
Casement

Features include through-jamb installation, various glass options, and divided lites.

Marvin Windows and Doors Wins Crystal Achievement Award

Marvin’s integrated system fits is available on a range of Marvin windows as well as swinging and sliding doors, or can be retrofitted to existing Marvin windows and swinging doors.

Windows

Integrated Interior Shades recognized as an innovative window component.

Fortune Brands Completes Sale of Simonton Windows
Windows

The Simonton business was sold for approximately $130 million

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