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Former NFL Player Dan Hampton Gives Keynote Address on Leadership at FGIA Virtual Summer Conference

June 24, 2020

Participants heard a keynote address from a former Chicago Bears NFL player at the Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance Virtual Summer Conference.

PGT Custom Windows + Doors Introduces All-Black Window and Door Frames

June 23, 2020

PGT Custom Windows + Doors, part of the PGT Innovations family of brands, launched Modern Edge all-black window and door frames. The company is offering the new frame color option on windows and doors from its impact-resistant, non-impact, and energy-efficient product lines. 

WinDoor is Canceled for 2020

June 23, 2020

Fenestration Canada cancels WinDoor for 2020; launches plans for an online, year-long trade show. 

Elipticon Wood Products Joins WDMA

June 23, 2020

Elipticon Wood Products Inc., an architectural millwork company that manufactures straight, curved and custom millwork, is the newest member of the Window and Door Manufacturers Association.

New Home Sales Rise in May

June 23, 2020

Sales of newly built, single-family homes rose 16.6 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 676,000 units in May from a downwardly revised reading in April, according to newly released data by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau.

National Glass Association Announces Cancellation of GlassBuild America 2020

June 22, 2020

The in-person event will return to Atlanta in 2021; NGA will host GlassBuild Connect: The Glass & 
Fenestration Online Experience – to take place the entire month of September. 

National Glass Association Announces Cancellation of GlassBuild America 2020

Crystal Windows’ New York Facility at Full Operation

June 22, 2020

As the New York metropolitan region recovers and reopens after the coronavirus pandemic, national manufacturer Crystal Window & Door Systems' flagship production facility in New York City is fully operational and able to provide all services, according to the company.

Single-family Permits, Housing Starts Increase in May

June 17, 2020

Single-family permits posted an 11.9 percent gain in May, while total housing starts increased 4.3 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 974,000 units, according to a report from the U.S. Housing and Urban Development and Commerce Department.

Builder Confidence Surges in June

June 16, 2020

In a sign that housing stands poised to lead a post-pandemic economic recovery, builder confidence in the market for newly built single-family homes jumped 21 points to 58 in June, according to the latest National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index.

FGIA Offers Hurricane Resources, FAQs as Season Begins

June 16, 2020

Hurricane season officially begins June 1 each year. To help those in the industry both prepare and share relevant information with consumers, the Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance prepared a series of hurricane-related resources.