Posts Tagged ‘ Simonton Windows ’

Simonton to Hold Contest to Grow Facebook Following

Jun 11th, 2014

Simonton Windows is holding a drawing for a $500 Visa gift card for consumers; the program is called “Patriotic Payday.” To enter, consumers must “like” the company on Facebook, and then complete an entry form (due July 4). The company will announce the results of the drawing on July 7 on its Facebook page.

Simonton Cyclists Gear Up for Sixth Annual Pelotonia

May 9th, 2014

SIM - Pic - Pelotonia 2013 - after

Simonton Windows is preparing once again to assist in the fight against cancer by participating in the sixth annual Pelotonia bike ride in Columbus, Ohio, August 8-10, 2014. This is the third year the Simonton team will participate in raising funds for cancer research at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center-James Cancer Hospital and [...]

Simonton Windows Hosts 13th Annual “Relay for Life” Auction

May 2nd, 2014

On Saturday, May 10, Simonton Windows will host the 13th annual door and window auction to benefit the American Cancer Society. During the past 12 years the yearly charity fundraiser has generated more than $405,000 for the Relay for Life® fundraising efforts in Ritchie and Pleasant counties in West Virginia. Starting at 10 a.m. that [...]

Passive Solar Home Heated for $2.50 a Day

Apr 14th, 2014

Seven years ago homeowner John Kosmer supervised the construction of his passive solar house in upstate New York. Since that time he’s averaged just $2.50 a day to heat his 4,000-square foot home. “Despite rising fuel costs and dropping outside temperatures, this house continues to perform remarkably,” says Kosmer. “This past winter has been especially [...]

Industry Educates Regarding Window Safety Week

Apr 10th, 2014

This week, April 6-12, is National Window Safety Week, sponsored by the National Safety Council, and some in the industry are doing their part to educate homeowners regarding this important topic. Simonton Windows reminds parents to be extremely cautious with open windows in the home. “Adults can never be too vigilant when it comes to [...]

Simonton Windows Offers New Master Consultant Sales Training

Apr 4th, 2014

Simonton Windows announced it now offers a free Master Consultant Sales Training course designed to strengthen in-home selling skills for remodelers and contractors. “This full-day course brings valuable tools and skills to anyone conducting in-home sales presentations to consumers,” says Doug DeLuca, national trainer with Simonton. “We’ll include a variety of role-playing customer scenarios plus [...]

Fortune Brands Windows & Doors Added 470 Jobs in 2013

Feb 20th, 2014

Fortune Brands Windows & Doors, which includes Therma-Tru Corp., Simonton Windows and Fypon, added 470 new jobs in 2013. The company says the job increases come as a result of increased sales of door, window and trim products for both new construction and “repair and remodel” markets in 2013. “Our door and window segment sales [...]

Energy and Optimism Abounds as Builders’ Show Opens in Vegas

Feb 4th, 2014

Kolbe unveils the VistaLuxe Collection which draws on contemporary styles.

The International Builders’ Show opened this morning in Las Vegas, and if the signs in rising housing starts and rising attitudes, are any indication, the event should be one filled with good news and innovative products. Many members of the door and window industry are in attendance and industry suppliers have a wide variety of [...]

Mark Clark Appointed Plant Manager at Simonton’s Paris, Ill., Plant

Jan 28th, 2014

Simonton Windows has appointed Mark Clark as the new plant manager of its Paris, Ill., manufacturing facility. Clark, who most recently served as focus factory manager for Therma-Tru Corp., begins his new position in Paris on March 1, 2014. “Mark has been with various Fortune Brands companies since 1995 and brings an extensive amount of [...]

Two Industry Companies “Ready for Recovery”

Nov 19th, 2013

Following more than a year of housing market recovery, Mark Savan, president of Therma-Tru Doors and Simonton Windows, says he sees 2014 as a year where the companies are well positioned to meet consumer needs by producing quality products in a timely manner and offering strong service at all customer levels. “Our focus is on [...]