Posts Tagged ‘ DWM magazine ’

Trulite Sells AWP Windows and Doors

Mar 20th, 2014

Trulite Sells AWP Windows and Doors AWP Windows and Doors, based in Medley, Fla., has a new owner today as Trulite Glass & Aluminum Solutions LLC sold the company to Deerpath Holdings, Lake Forest, Ill. AWP, which serves the South and Central Florida window market, offers everything from aluminum and vinyl impact windows to residential [...]

Therma-Tru DoorWays App Available for iPhone and iPad

Mar 19th, 2014

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Therma-Tru Corp. has announced the launch of its DoorWays App for iPhone and iPad. The DoorWays App brings mobile shopping and visualization into one tool that expedites the selection and buying process for trade professionals and homeowners. The marketing tool features the Therma-Tru portfolio of fiberglass doors in the most popular sizes, as well as [...]

BEC Attendees Learn About Evolving Codes and Legislative Efforts

Mar 18th, 2014

Tom Culp educated attendees on a host of energy issues.

Topics ranging from building codes to legal issues were on the program during the second day of the Glass Association of North America’s Building Envelope Contractors (BEC) conference, which is taking place in Las Vegas. Those speakers included Tom Culp of Birch Point Consulting and Courtney Little with Ace Glass. Code Talks Culp provided the [...]

A New Competitive Advantage

Mar 18th, 2014

If someone asks you what is your competitive advantage what do you say? You know you get this question often. I just received it the other day in fact. You probably rattle off items including quality, service, delivery time, or maybe even the fact that you don’t bow down to pricing pressures. While attending an [...]

As Window EPD Nears, LEED and Green Globes Focus More on Products

Mar 14th, 2014

Just as work on an Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) for windows gets set to reach an important milestone and the broader certification landscape continues to evolve, both LEED and the newer Green Globes programs are increasingly reflecting the trend of greater attention on individual products, say some experts.

YKK AP America Names Carespodi National Sales Manager and Bernard Regional Branch Manager

Mar 14th, 2014

YKK AP America has named Terry Carespodi national sales manager and Joseph Bernard Midwest region branch manager.

Stock Building Supply Holdings Inc. Commences Public Offering

Mar 14th, 2014

Stock Building Supply Holdings Inc. has commenced a public offering of 6.6 million shares of its common stock by certain stockholders, including Gores Building Holdings LLC and members of management. Gores will also grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 990,000 shares of common stock. StockBuilding Supply will not receive [...]

Energy Solutions Help One Window Business to Weather the Winter Cold

Mar 13th, 2014

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The best way for the window industry’s most power-hungry businesses to manage energy costs is to do two things—first, if you can, put in cost-saving mechanisms before the thermometer starts impacting energy bills and, second, just dig in and bear with the added costs, says one window company owner. “Energy costs? Not a lot you [...]

CopyTele Enters Into License and Settlement Agreement with PGT Industries

Mar 11th, 2014

CopyTele Inc. (CTI), a company that protects the rights of inventors through patent monetization and patent assertion, announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, J-Channel Industries Corp., has entered into a license and settlement agreement with PGT Industries Inc. The settlement is in connection with CTI’s patented J-Channel Window Frame Construction technology. In August 2013, DWM [...]

Building Industry Advisors and DWM to Release Industry Benchmark Survey

Feb 24th, 2014

Building Industry Advisors and Door and Window Market (DWM) magazine have announced the launch of the Door & Window Industry Benchmark Survey for year-end 2013. With the recovery of the industry having gained considerable momentum, now is an ideal time for door and window manufacturers to compare their financial and operational performance with that of [...]