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New Home Sales Fall in June as Supply-Chain Challenges Remain

July 26, 2021

Sales of newly built, single-family homes fell 6.6 percent in June to a 676,000 seasonally adjusted annual rate, according to newly released data by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau. 

New Home Sales Fall in June as Supply-Chain Challenges Remain

AEA Investors Acquires Window Nation

July 23, 2021

AEA Investors’ Middle Market Private Equity team announced that its fund has closed the acquisition of Window Nation Holding LLC. 

AEA Investors Acquires Window Nation

Registration Opens for FGIA 2021 Virtual Western Region Summit

July 23, 2021

Registration is now open for the Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance's FGIA 2021 Virtual Western Region Summit to be held Aug. 24.

Registration Opens for FGIA 2021 Virtual Western Region Summit

Winco Window Co. Introduces Thermally Advanced Window Series

July 22, 2021

Winco Window Company has introduced the 8325 series, a thermally advanced window series.

Winco Window Co. Introduces Thermally Advanced Window Series

NGA Plans New, Reimagined Industry Pavilion for GlassBuild 2021

July 22, 2021

The Industry Pavilion will showcase resources from leading associations, organizations and stakeholders spanning all avenues of the glass, fenestration and construction industries on the brand new GlassBuildTV platform. 

NGA Plans New, Reimagined Industry Pavilion for GlassBuild 2021

WDMA Supports New Canadian Formaldehyde Regulations

July 22, 2021

While a thorough review of the annexed regulations is under way by WDMA staff and members of the WDMA National Architectural Door Council, the cursory review of the Rule appears to have satisfied most of the concerns raised by WDMA.

Bill Shipman Celebrates 35 Years at Roto Frank of America

July 21, 2021

Bill Shipman, Roto Frank of America’s product manager of European products, recently celebrated his 35th anniversary at RFA. 

Bill Shipman Celebrates 35 Years at Roto Frank of America

Housing Starts Increase in June but Concern Grows Over Weakening Permit Numbers

July 20, 2021

Overall housing starts increased 6.3 percent in June to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.64 million units, according to a report from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau. Despite the increase in housing production, there is concern over weakening permit numbers for both the single-family and multifamily markets.

Housing Starts Increase in June but Concern Grows Over Weakening Permit Numbers

EPA Releases Proposed Energy Star Version 7.0 Specification

July 19, 2021

Last week EPA released its Energy Star Version 7.0 Residential Window, Door, and Skylight Draft 1 Specification for public review and comment. Comments are due Aug. 20, 2021.

EPA Releases Proposed Energy Star Version 7.0 Specification

FGIA Promotes Kathy Krafka Harkema to US Technical Operations Director

July 19, 2021

The Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance restructured several staff positions at the association. This restructure includes the promotion of Kathy Krafka Harkema from U.S. codes and regulatory affairs manager to the newly created position of U.S. technical operations director as of Aug. 1.

FGIA Promotes Kathy Krafka Harkema to US Technical Operations Director