More articles by Jordan Scott

FGIA Gives U.S. and Canadian Codes Update at Conference

The second day of the virtual Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) Summer Conference included an update on glass-related codes in the U.S. and Canada, many of which have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. FGIA U.S. codes and regulatory … Continue reading

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A Quarter of Contractors Report Summer Project Cancelations

Nearly a quarter of contractors have reported that a project scheduled to start in June or later has been canceled due to effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. That’s according to a new survey from the Associated General Contractors (AGC) of … Continue reading

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NGA Cancels GlassBuild America

The National Glass Association (NGA) has canceled GlassBuild America, which was scheduled for September 15-17, 2020 in Las Vegas. “Like many of you, we are deeply disappointed by the COVID-19 impact on our trade show. While this cancellation puts a … Continue reading

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PPI: May’s Glass and Glazing Materials Prices Change Little from April

The not seasonally adjusted prices for materials used in glass and glazing manufacturing did not change dramatically in May 2020 compared to April, according to the latest Producer Price Index (PPI) from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). In … Continue reading

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What to Know About “Paid in Full” Checks

Many jobs were put on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic and, as the economy opens back up, it’s possible there could be an increase in price disputes. Glazing contractors should be aware that cashing a check marked “payment in … Continue reading

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