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Milgard to Open New Plant in Texas, Create 150 Jobs

Mar 12th, 2015

Milgard Windows & Doors will open a  new manufacturing facility in Grand Prairie, Texas, on April 9. It’s the first Milgard plant in Texas, and it’s expected to create over 150 jobs during the next four years. In 2010, Milgard entered the Texas market with products manufactured and delivered from the company’s plants in Denver, […]

Milgard Engineering Manager Elected to 2015 NFRC Board of Directors

Nov 6th, 2014

Kevin Vilhauer, engineering manager of testing and certification at Milgard, is one of five newly elected members in the National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) board of directors. Vilhauer represents the primary residential product manufacturer in the fenestration category. “This has been an especially exciting election because we ended up with four new people on the […]

Milgard Mobile Showroom Goes on Tour in Texas

Nov 5th, 2014

Milgard launched a new mobile showroom in Texas this week. The 24-foot mobile showroom features two doors, 14 different windows and seven product lines. Milgard designed the showroom to provide consumers and customers the opportunity to “see and touch” its products firsthand, according to the company. The showroom will travel across Texas for the next […]

Milgard Sponsors Fenestration Day™

Oct 9th, 2014

Milgard Windows and Doors has signed on as a sponsor for the fifth annual Fenestration Day™, sponsored by DWM magazine. The event will take place March 19, 2015, in Irvine, Calif. Fenestration Day brings together door and window manufacturers and dealers for joint educational sessions as well as individual sessions tailored to those groups. “Milgard […]

Window World Ranks Highest in Overall Satisfaction in J.D. Power Study

Jun 11th, 2014

For a second consecutive year, Window World has ranked highest in overall customer satisfaction with patio doors and windows, according to the J.D. Power 2014 Windows and Patio Doors Satisfaction StudySM released today. Now in its eighth year, the study measures satisfaction among customers who purchased windows or patio doors based on performance in five […]

Milgard® Windows Used in Department of Energy’s 2013 Winning Challenge Home

Feb 4th, 2014

Milgard recently was recognized as a contributing partner of New Town Homes, a Grand Winner at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Challenge Home awards. New Town Builders installed Style Line™ Series in the zero energy-ready home. Going above and beyond Energy Star® requirements, New Town Builders announced in 2012 that every home it builds […]

Milgard’s Day of Caring Helps Children with Back-to-School Needs

Aug 10th, 2012

Milgard Windows & Doors celebrated its 50th anniversary by hosting a company-wide Day of Caring. On Saturday, August 4, each Milgard location sponsored 25-50 children for their back-to-school needs. Volunteers from Milgard locations in Tacoma, Wash.; Sacramento, Hollister, Simi Valley and Temecula, California; and Denver teamed with the Salvation Army to escort underprivileged children through […]

Door and Window Companies Make the Fortune 500

Jun 1st, 2012

Earlier this month, Fortune magazine released its annual list of the top 500 U.S. companies – among the top rankings for 2011 are companies representing all facets of the door and window industry including several suppliers, many of whom are in the chemical sector, as well as companies including Home Depot and Masco, parent company […]

AAMA Revises Field Testing Requirements for Newly Installed Fenestration Products

May 4th, 2012

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) has published AAMA 502-12, “Voluntary Specification for Field Testing of Newly Installed Fenestration Products.” This updated specification establishes the requirements for field test specimens, apparatus, sampling, test procedures and test reports to be used in verifying the air infiltration resistance performance and water penetration resistance performance of newly installed […]

Milgard to Close More Plants

Nov 8th, 2011

In response to the challenging economy and state of the new residential construction and remodeling industries, Milgard Windows and Doors will close its Hollister, Calif., and Phoenix, Ariz., facilities. The company previously announced the closing of its Chicago facility. “Milgard will continue to provide products and services to all markets served by the Hollister and […]