Posts Tagged ‘ Simonton Windows ’

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 […]

Simonton Windows to Close Oklahoma Plant

Sep 4th, 2011

Simonton Windows is closing its plant in McAlester,Okla., by the end of the year. Company officials say its production lines for its impact-resistant vinyl coastal products will be relocated at its West Virginia operating sites. Company officials attribute the closure to the sustained downturn in the housing market. Thus it has “restructured its manufacturing operations […]

Ohio Congressman Visits Simonton’s Columbus Headquarters

Jun 24th, 2011

U.S. Congressman Pat Tiberi visited Simonton’s new corporate headquarters in Columbus, Ohio, on Tuesday, June 21, to welcome the company to the community. During his hour-long visit, the Congressman toured the office space with Simonton president Mark Savan and met with several members of the Simonton leadership team to learn more about the company, its […]

Simonton Part of Fortune’s Home and Security Spin-Off

Dec 9th, 2010

Simonton Windows® is part of the new Home & Security business that is expected to be spun off by Fortune Brands Inc. (NYSE: FO) in 2011. Plans were announced on December 8, 2010 for the Home & Security business unit to be spun off as an independent, publicly-traded company to current Fortune Brands shareholders. “We’re […]