Posts Tagged ‘ Milgard Windows and Doors ’

Milgard Recognized for SmartTouch Door Handle

Jul 6th, 2012

Milgard Windows & Doors received the International Design Excellence Award from the Industrial Designers Society of America for its SmartTouch patio door handle. According to the company, the patent-pending handle was designed to engage with one-touch operation when opening and closing. SmartTouch also been recognized with the Ease of Use Commendation by the Arthritis Foundation. […]

Expiry of Energy Codes Could Affect Industry

Jan 12th, 2012

Opinions differ among fenestration professionals regarding whether Congress should have extended tax incentives used by developers and remodelers that, in turn, influenced the glass industry. The incentives in question: the New Energy Efficient Home Tax Credit (45L) and the Existing Home Retrofit Tax Credit (25C). The 45L was the only federal incentive available for efficiency […]