Posts Tagged ‘ Simonton Windows ’

Window Falls Bill Halted Just Before National Window Safety Week

Apr 5th, 2013

Proposed legislation, aimed at preventing window falls, failed in the Iowa House of Representatives Wednesday after initially passing the Iowa Senate. Senate File 381 (SF381) was sidelined for the remainder of the year mere days before the start of National Window Safety Week. Driven by the death of four-year-old Hannah Geneser, who fell from a [...]

Simonton Windows Reorganizes Sales Team

Dec 4th, 2012

Simonton Windows, based in Columbus, Ohio, has announced a reorganization of its sales and marketing leadership team that the company says will enable it to provide even better service to its North American customer base. Sid Spear has been named senior vice president of sales and marketing and will have oversight over Simonton’s North American [...]

Simonton Windows Partners with This Old House Ventures on “The Great TOH Giveaway”

Aug 17th, 2012

Simonton Windows has joined efforts with This Old House Ventures on The Great TOH Giveaway. Simonton will contribute a total of three separate prize packages as part of the giveaway promoted in the August issue of This Old House magazine. Overall, almost $450,000 worth of building products will be given away in the consumer sweepstakes. [...]

Simonton Bay Windows Earn Perfect 100 Percent Rating from Handyman Club of America

Aug 10th, 2012

Simonton Windows has earned two Seals of Approval from the Handyman Club of America: one for “Contractor Tested and Recommended” and another for “Member Tested and Recommended.” According to the announcement, both rankings were received as a result of 100 percent approval ratings provide by Handyman Club of America members when installing Simonton Impressions bay [...]

Windows and Patio Doors Study Says Satisfied Customers Less Influenced by Price

Jun 13th, 2012

Window and patio door customers of brands with high levels of customer satisfaction most frequently cite professional recommendations, quality and their own past experience with purchasing windows as the key drivers in their purchase decision, according to the J.D. Power and Associates 2012 Windows and Patio Doors Satisfaction Study. This is in contrast to brands [...]

Simonton Windows Introduces ProNetwork

Jun 5th, 2012

Simonton Windows has launched the Simonton ProNetwork program for builders, remodelers, contractors and dealers. The new program offers a variety of business-building and lead generation tools; educational training programs; marketing and sales support; and reward incentives. “ProNetwork is a comprehensive web portal that provides building industry professionals with the tools they need to grow their [...]

Simonton Windows to Hire 65 Full-Time Workers in Paris in June

Jun 4th, 2012

“We’re in a dedicated hiring mode right now,” says Russ Chaney, plant manager of the Simonton Windows’ facility in Paris Ill. The company announced it has the immediate need to hire 65 workers for the facility. The full-time openings are primarily production operator positions in the company’s glass, glazing, vinyl and loading operations. “This is [...]

Simonton Windows and Rollin’ Supply Support Young American House Program

May 22nd, 2012

Thanks to the guidance of experienced window professionals from both Rollin’ Supply and Simonton Windows, 40 high school students now have a better understanding of proper window installation techniques. As part of their construction technology training at Thomas Edison High School of Technology in Silver Spring, Md., the students recently participated in the step-by-step installation [...]

Fortune Brands Home & Security Named to FORTUNE Magazine’s List of “World’s Most Admired Companies”

Mar 8th, 2012

Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc., which includes Simonton and Therma-Tru, has been named to FORTUNE magazine’s 2012 List of World’s Most Admired Companies. The company ranked No. 3 in the “Home Equipment, Furnishings” category. “We are proud of this ranking, which is a reflection of our 16,000 associates around the world who do great [...]

Homeowners Challenge HOA Over Replacement Window Selection

Feb 23rd, 2012

After purchasing a second home in California’s Moraga Country Club community, Daniel and Cathleen Martini found themselves battling with the local homeowners association—and won—when it came to their selection of replacement windows. “We knew when buying this property that replacing the non-functioning and unsafe windows and sliding patio doors was a major priority,” says Daniel [...]