Vol. 9 - Issue 6  - July/August 2008


Climate Control
Is the same low-E glass right for every geographic region? The answers are varied. See what the industry has to say about the subject.

Which Way?
With at least two wood chain-of-custody certifications available to them from the Forest Stewardship Council and the Sustainable Forestry Initiative, wood door and window manufacturers have lots of options available to them. Which ones are they choosing—if either—and why? 

IWF 2008—It’s Not Just for Woodworkers
IWF will take place August 20-23 in Atlanta. The show targets various segments of the wood industry including wood window manufacturers through exhibitors and educational sessions. 

Into the Woods
Find the latest products available to wood door and window manufacturers.

Acquisitions and Plant Expansions
Michael Collins of Jordan Knauff and Co. analyzes acquisitions and plant expansions from the last seven years to aid manufacturers who may be considering these decisions in the future. 

From Energy to BIM
At its recent summer conference, AAMA members discussed the development of a green certification program, as well as other crucial issues affecting the industry. 



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  • Short-Run Molding
    If you’re a door or window manufacturer that offers custom windows, this is an area to explore as it may help streamline processes and reduce costs. 

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