Category Archives: News

AMD Showcases What’s New in Doors

November 10, 2014

The Association of Millwork Distributors, or as it is now known, The World Millwork Alliance, wrapped up its annual conference recently, where members of the door and millwork industry gathered. Members said it is definitely worth the trip, and that … FULL STORY >>

Therma-Tru Launches “Color My Door” Contest and Sweepstakes

October 3, 2014

Therma-Tru Corp. is hosting a variety of ways for homeowners to win cash prizes allowing them to add color to their exterior doors. Its “Color My Door” Contest and Sweepstakes will offer a total of $2,000 in cash prizes. To … FULL STORY >>

Companies Offer Wealth of Options for Doors

September 15, 2014

Gregory Herbster, territory sales manager, Chelsea Building Products, reported at last week’s GlassBuild America show that the company “is really growing with cellular products,” and that a new cellular door jamb system will debut this year. From door jambs to … FULL STORY >>

Woodworking Fair Sees Increase in Door Company Participation

September 5, 2014

The International Woodworking Fair (IWF), held August 20-23 2014, in Atlanta, brought in woodworking professionals from around the world. The fair also attracted fenestration professionals looking to learn about the latest in woodworking. “We saw quite a few door companies … FULL STORY >>

WDMA Market Study Projects Strong Growth for U.S Architectural Door Market

September 4, 2014

The architectural door market is poised for strong growth in 2015, according to a recently released study from the Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA). The Architectural Door 2014 U.S. Market Study—prepared, researched and analyzed by Metrostudy and the Virginia … FULL STORY >>

ANSI Standard for Steel Doors and Frames Reaccredited

August 26, 2014

The reaccreditation of Accredited Standards Committee (ASC) A250, “Steel Doors and Frames,” has been approved, according to the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). According to a report from ANSI, the reaccreditation was approved at the direction of ANSI’s Executive Standards … FULL STORY >>

Masonite International Announces Restructuring of Israel Subsidiary

August 26, 2014

Masonite International Corp. announced that the Board of Directors of Masonite Israel Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Masonite International Corp., decided to voluntarily seek a Stay of Proceedings from the Israeli courts in an attempt to restructure the business. The … FULL STORY >>

U.S. Entry Door Market to Experience Growth into 2015

August 18, 2014

The Window and Door Manufacturers Association’s Window and Entry Door 2014 U.S. Market Study shows growth of more than 10 percent for the entry door market through 2015. The study, prepared, researched and analyzed by Metrostudy and the Virginia Center … FULL STORY >>

Steps to Creating a Great Showroom

July 9, 2014

Door and window dealers say showrooms are vital for their business. According to Brad Johnson, vice president of marketing at Therma-Tru, dealer support is top priority for entry door manufacturers—and this includes helping them develop a showroom that wows. “We … FULL STORY >>

Are you a Fast Growing Door Dealer?

May 22, 2014

Door and Window Market magazine (DWM) will once again feature its fastest growing dealers in the June-July issue. If you are a door and/or window dealer who has posted impressive growth from 2012 to 2013 and is on track for … FULL STORY >>