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FGIA Conference Answers Biggest Question about Energy Star 7.0

The third and final day of the Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance’s (FGIA) Hybrid Fall Conference wrapped up on Thursday, October 21. Along with different committee meetings and task groups, there were updates throughout the day regarding the industry’s current … Continue reading

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FGIA Releases 2020/2021 Market Studies Update; Offers Adjusted Forecast of Fenestration Industry Trends

The Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) has released updated industry market data in the FGIA Industry Update of the U.S. Market for Residential and Non-residential Windows, Doors and Skylights. The report updates the reports the association released this past … Continue reading

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The Fragility of the Supply Chain

In one of the last presentations for the Window & Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) virtual conference, Brent Neal, regional technical manager at AkzoNobel Wood Coatings, discussed recent disruptions in chemical markets and their impact on the fragile supply chain for … Continue reading

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FGIA Statistical Review and Forecast: A Tale of Two Markets

Non-residential commercial glazing decreased 11% in 2020 across several different applications. New construction shrank by 11% as well, while renovation demand decreased by 12%.  The new stats are part of the Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) 2020/2021 U.S. Industry Statistical Review and … Continue reading

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Quaker Windows & Doors Celebrates First Anniversary and Announces Expansion

May 2021 marks Quaker Windows and Doors’ first anniversary since opening its 200,000 square feet commercial manufacturing facility on a 160-acre campus located in Eldon, Mo. On May 6, Missouri Gov. Mike Parson joined Quaker CEO Kevin Blansett to announce … Continue reading

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