The products came pouring in for DWM's First Annual New Products
Guide. From hardware to machinery, the guide features the latest
While some describe fiberglass as a faux material, it is gaining ground in
the fenestration market and offers many advantages over traditional
materials. Learn about its impact in the door market.
Tour: Hurd Windows
At Hurd, the company is committed to eliminating waste and unnecessary
steps creating a successful streamlined production process.
Two separate case studies, one at Nordson and one at Weather Shield, prove
how significant improvements can be made by developing partnerships with
other companies to solve problems.
Technical Conference Review:
The WDMA's recent technical conference covered a variety of topics of
interest to window and door manufacturers, including an announcement from
DOE regarding a change to ENERGY STAR® ratings.
As homeowners become more educated regarding the effects of natural
disasters on building products, it is increasingly important for them to
convey code issues to homeowners. A look at what several
manufacturers are doing on this front.
Whether it is for use in windows or doors, a variety of options are
available to window manufacturers when it comes to decorative glass.
More window manufacturers are turning to hot-melt glazing systems to meet
their manufacturing needs.
First Annual New Products Guide features products from companies such as
Kanefusa USA, Inc., Weather Shield, Erdman Automation Corp., HOPPE, Bronze
Craft and Household Metals, Inc. For all the products, see page 28.
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