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June 12, 2019
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Multi-panel Door Certification Strategy Nears Completion

As multi-panel door systems continue to grow in popularity, there is a need to develop performance standards that enable architects and specifiers to select products that will perform as intended. The Multi-Panel Door Testing for Certification Task Group began developing a performance rating regime in early 2017, and a finished document is expected to be published later this year. Read More

Last Chance to Enter the Crystal Achievement Awards
Window & Door is accepting nominations for the 2019 Crystal Achievement Awards only through this Friday. The program recognizes residential window and door manufacturers and component suppliers for their contributions to the industry. Winners will be featured in the October/November issue. The deadline for all nominations is Friday, June 14. Complete the Nomination Form

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Quanex Building Products Names Interim Chief Financial Officer
Roto North America Welcomes New Director of Finance
Product Spotlight
Experience LaCantina Interactive

With so many choices to consider when expanding indoor outdoor spaces, LaCantina’s industry first Interactive videos educate dealers, builders and homeowners on the design considerations of folding and multi-slide systems and their material options. Unlike traditional videos, LaCantina Interactive allows viewers to actively engage with the video and only watch the content they consider most relevant. These interactive videos represent a visual “how-to-design” your large opening door system.

The Talk

By Laurie Cowin

What makes an outstanding product? User friendliness? Efficiency? Good value? Longevity? Any number of those variables and more come into play when dubbing a product as standing out from the pack.

In recognition of outstanding products, Window & Door is pleased to accept nominations for the 20th annual Crystal Achievement Awards through this Friday, June 14. Click here to access the nomination form.

The awards recognize residential window and door manufacturers and component suppliers for their contributions to the industry. The program includes five categories for manufacturers and four for suppliers; all products must have been introduced after April 2017 and must apply specifically to the residential market. 

Our judges will review each entry based on judging criteria unique to each category, but there still are steps you can take to really make your entry pop. Read More






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