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Jeld-Wen Welcomes VP of Sustainability and Social Governance

October 15, 2021

Farsad Fotouhi will join Jeld-Wen as vice president of Sustainability and Social Governance, effective Oct. 18, responsible for the company's environmental, social and governance function (ESG) globally.

Jeld-Wen Welcomes VP of Sustainability and Social Governance

Roto Frank of America Participates in Industry Partnership

October 14, 2021

Chris Dimou, Roto North America’s president and CEO, delivered opening remarks for the South-Central Manufacturing Industry Partnership's quarterly event on Oct. 12.

Remodeling Industry Confidence Improves Year over Year

October 14, 2021

The National Association of Home Builders released its NAHB/Royal Building Products Remodeling Market Index for the third quarter, posting a reading of 87, up five points from the third quarter of 2020. The finding is a signal of residential remodelers' confidence in their markets, for projects of all sizes.

HIRI Predicts Overall Home Improvement Product Sales to Continue Growth into 2025

October 12, 2021

The total market will grow by an additional 2.9 percent from 2023 through 2025, with the consumer market growing by 2.3 percent and the professional market growing by 4.6 percent.

HIRI Predicts Overall Home Improvement Product Sales to Continue Growth into 2025

Vinyl Sustainability Council Report Details Industry Progress on Sustainability

October 12, 2021

The report documents updates to the +Vantage Vinyl program, advancements in the three impact categories, and VSC's global collaboration efforts, as well as spotlighting the sustainability stories of 10 member companies that are demonstrating leadership in the industry by verifying to +Vantage Vinyl. 

Vinyl Sustainability Council Report Details Industry Progress on Sustainability

FGIA Releases Updated Document Covering Methods of Test for Multi-bar Hinges in Windows

October 12, 2021

AAMA 904-21, Specification for Multi-Bar Hinges in Window Applications, an FGIA document, is now available for purchase. It was last updated in 2014.

Number of HERS-Rated Homes Grows in First Three Quarters of 2021

October 12, 2021

In the first six months of 2021, there were 150,894 homes rated and entered into the RESNET registry. This compares with the 145,961 homes that were rated during the same period in 2020.

Number of HERS-Rated Homes Grows in First Three Quarters of 2021

WDMA Executive Management Conference Continues This Week

October 12, 2021

The Window & Door Manufacturers Association virtual Executive Management Conference continues this Thursday at 3 p.m. ET as Kermit Baker, chief economist for the American Institute of Architects, will deliver the 2022 Residential, Remodeling and Commercial Outlook.

WDMA Executive Management Conference Continues This Week

Crystal Windows Executives Unveil Statue of Claire Shulman, Former Queens Borough President

October 12, 2021

Thomas Chen, founder and chairman of Queens-based national manufacturer Crystal Window & Door Systems, and Steve Chen, Crystal president, on Oct. 7 unveiled a six-foot bronze statue honoring former Queens Borough President the late Claire Shulman. 

Crystal Windows Executives Unveil Statue of Claire Shulman, Former Queens Borough President

Compusoft Group Acquires Access Information Technologies

October 8, 2021

Compusoft Group, a global visual CPQ provider, acquired Access Information Technologies, publishers of contractERP, an ERP solution tailored to the window and door and adjacent industries.

Compusoft Group Acquires Access Information Technologies