Renotrend Applications Facade App

Aug 17th, 2015

Renotrend Applications Inc. of Montreal has launched a new mobile application called Façade. It’s specifically designed for the iPad, and it’s currently available for free in the Canadian App Store. Integrated purchases are also available. Manufacturers and distributors of doors and windows, remodelers, designers and others can use the application to create a quick and easy design […]

Hy-Lite Home Designer Collection

Aug 12th, 2015

Hy-Lite Mission 4ft x 4ft

Hy-Lite, a manufacturer of acrylic block, glass block and decorative glass windows, has launched the new Home Designer Collection of decorative glass windows. The new collection features four  privacy windows: Metro, Mission, Prairie and Baroque. Now available nationwide, the Home Designer Collection includes vinyl-framed windows with silk-screened designs that enhance the home. Design styles include: Metro – […]

Unist Coolube 2210AL

Aug 10th, 2015


Unist has expanded its line of MQL lubricants with a new oil specifically formulated for use with aluminum. Like all of Unist’s fluids, Coolube 2210AL is derived from natural vegetable oils, is machinist and environmentally friendly, and there are no VOCs, the company says. Unist Coolube 2210AL provides specific benefits when machining aluminum. Unist Coolube […]

VinylDoc Product Display Pack

Aug 3rd, 2015

DWM Display Pack news release (2)

VinylDoc LLC has released its new Product Display Pack, a countertop display unit that contains four of the company’s best-selling products for repairing vinyl window frames. The Shine-It kit removes simple scratches and comes with the micro-polishing pad. The Maintenance kit fixes blemishes and cleans the vinyl. The Quick Repair can fix broken nailing fins or damaged window frames that are often hidden behind caulking and tapes. The Overlay kit […]

Sherwin-Williams KEM AQUAFluor 5001 and 5002

Jul 30th, 2015

Sherwin-Williams introduces KEM AQUAFluor 5001 and 5002, waterborne coatings formulated with Kynar Aquatec polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) resin.  “Our customers can expect this coating system to outperform alternatives,” said David Calabra, director of marketing. “Formulated with Kynar Aquatec resin, our coating is designed to meet the rigid AAMA 615 requirements for superior performance coatings on plastic […]

Bavarian Polymers Series 8000 Single-Hung Window

Jul 23rd, 2015

Bavarian Polymers’  new beveled Series 8000 window is available with an integral J-channel or as a fin-only unit.  Varying nailing fin setbacks are possible, and frames can be provided with or without interior and exterior accessory grooves. Uni-frame and dedicated slope/pocket sills and a dedicated head are optional. The 8000 is standard with lift handles on […]

SageGlass Mobile App

Jul 20th, 2015

SAGE recently announced the launch of a new mobile app for electronically tintable SageGlass, a product of Saint-Gobain. The new app, which debuted at the AIA Convention in Atlanta,  lets users customize and optimize daylight for comfort inside residential and commercial buildings. The new SageGlass mobile app is compatible with Apple iOS and Android devices. It allows […]

Roto Frank OP08 X-DRIVE Operator

Jul 15th, 2015

Roto Frank announces the OP08 X-DRIVE operator for casement windows. The OP08 was developed as line extension to the current OP06 X-Drive casement operators, and features a similar smooth, reliable performance in a sleek, adaptable design, according to the company. The new OP08 operators are produced in Chester, CT, utilizing the same laser-cut technology used […]

NanaWall Conceptual Drawing Program

Jul 15th, 2015

NanaWall Systems now offers the NanaWall Conceptual Drawing Program as a complimentary service to provide 3-D conceptual drawings of complex layouts, helping clients visualize how to incorporate NanaWall Systems into their designs. Since each NanaWall installation is unique and requires some degree of engineering, the 3-D models provide insight on how to incorporate the sliding […]

Simonton Windows Reflections 5500 Series

Jul 15th, 2015

The Simonton Windows Reflections 5500 collection is a highly customizable replacement window line. It allows customers to select from operating styles; exterior, interior and hardware color; and glass and grid options, Reflections windows come with these great benefits: Classic beveled frame design; Energy performance with standard Low-E glass and argon gas; Advanced locking system secures the […]