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  • Kolbe windows and patio doors offer energy efficiency.Kolbe "Green Initiatives"
  • ebuild (7/19/2007)
  • Kolbe's new booklet, "Green Initiatives," defines and details the company's commitment to the environment and support of green building through innovation and design, materials and resources, and energy performance.Whether building new or renovating, architects, builders and homeowners seek out Kolbe's windows and doors for their enduring style, lasting performance and reliable durability. Contributing to customers' green goals, Kolbe windows and patio doors offer expansive views, ample daylight, natural ventilation and energy efficient performance.
  • Contemporary Cool Modern DesignJELD-WEN Unveils Contemporary Cool Styles
  • ebuild (7/2/2007)
  • Clean, sleek and streamlined - JELD-WEN is introducing new contemporary styles that appeal to homeowners looking for great design with a modern bent. JELD-WEN, the world's leading manufacturer of windows and doors, has always offered the widest selection of window and door options for traditional architectural styles - be it Craftsman, Colonial, Old World or Victorian. This year, the company expands its contemporary choices with the latest technology and performance features to help meet customer demand.
  • JELD-WEN Custom Wood window with mahogany exterior.JELD-WEN Unveils Elegant New Wood Window Choices
  • ebuild (6/28/2007)
  • The company known for revolutionizing the wood window market is now bringing a variety of beautiful hardwoods into clear view. JELD-WEN, the world's leading manufacturer of reliable windows and doors, introduces two new options when it comes to matching interior and exterior wood species for its Custom Wood windows and patio doors: mahogany and vertical grain Douglas fir. While JELD-WEN has offered mahogany and Douglas fir as an interior option for Custom Wood windows, these species provide high style for the exterior as well.
  • Visions 3000 InteriorVisions 3000 Recycles Material Content Certification From Scientific Certification Systems
  • ebuild (6/27/2007)
  • Visions Windows and Doors announced today that its Visions 3000 premium vinyl windows and patio doors have achieved third-party certification for recycled material content by Scientific Certification Systems (SCS), a leading provider of certification, auditing and testing services and standards. This certification confirms that Visions 3000 products actually meet their stated recycled material content.
  • Long-Span Patio Doors
  • REMODELING Magazine (6/1/2007)
  • These new systems are a dramatic way to marry a living area to a back deck or patio. The challenge is making sure they're correctly installed.
  • Therma-Tru's new Tru-Defense SystemTherma-Tru Offers the Ultimate Entry Door and Patio System for Performance and Style
  • ebuild (5/14/2007)
  • Therma-Tru 's Tru-Defense System is the new standard in high performance doors, components and certified systems, designed to work together to protect homes from severe weather. Therma-Tru's Tru-Defense entry and patio doors have an air, water and structural performance rating of DP-40 or higher. The complete door systems are independently tested, and certified by the National Accreditation and Management Institute (NAMI).
  • BeforeThe Hunt for the Ultimate "Ugly" is On.
  • ebuild (5/14/2007)
  • For the third year in a row, Therma-Tru Doors is on the prowl for the ugliest entry and patio doors in America. Jerry and Gloria Schwartz of Matthews, N.C., had a security risk on their hands with doors that could easily be picked "with a butter knife or credit card." Because the doors and frame were made of wood, they were rotting excessively and constantly needed to be repainted. The window seals broke during a hurricane and the windows all had a cloudy hue. Due to poor weatherstripping, the doors leaked cold and hot air based on the season.
  • The Citadel patio doorPeachtree's Citadel Door Offers Energy Efficiency and Peace of Mind
  • ebuild (5/9/2007)
  • The Citadel, Peachtree Doors and Windows' premium fiberglass patio door, offers this peace of mind. Whether a slider, French or swinger patio door, homeowners will enjoy the Citadel's beauty and elegance, and rest easy knowing the door is one of the most secure and energy efficient available. The Citadel is now available in a four-panel configuration as well as one-, two- and three-wide units. Citadel has an extruded aluminum clad frame and fiberglass panels with textured oak-grain skins. The prefinished exteriors are available in six standard colors: Classic White, Ivory, Tan, Pebble Tan, Forest Green and Sierra Brown,
  • Peachtree 500 Series SliderPeachtree Offers One of the Most Complete Patio Door Lines in the Window and Door Industry
  • ebuild (5/9/2007)
  • Peachtree Doors and Windows continues to offer homeowners a wide range of beautiful, high quality patio doors in fiberglass, steel, aluminum clad and vinyl-clad with countless enhancing options. Lines include: the 700 and 500 Series Aluminum Clad Patio Doors; the 300 Series Vinyl-Clad Patio Doors; the Citadel Fiberglass Patio Door and the Prado Steel Patio Door. Each comes with standard 3/4" insulated tempered glass with a Real Warm Edge spacer systems that enhances energy efficiency. Zo-e-shield 5 or EasyCare Low E2 with argon gas in the airspace are available as high-performance, dirt-resistant options.
  • StaySafe Casement WindowPeachtree StaySafe Impact-Resistant Products Protect While Adding Distinct Beauty
  • ebuild (5/9/2007)
  • Homeowners in coastal regions seek security and peace of mind when choosing their homes' windows and doors--crucial factors in keeping a home safe from violent storms and hurricanes. Peachtree Doors and Windows StaySafe Impact-Resistant Products protect coastal homes from the ravaging winds and rains of tropical storms while adding distinct beauty. At the center of Peachtree's technologically advanced StaySafe products is a strong layer of polyvinyl butyral (PVB) that is bonded between two panes of glass. This laminated interlayer is designed to hold up to extreme forces, even if the outer layers of glass break. This laminated glass also blocks more furniture-fading UV rays and provides greater sound barriers than standard insulated glass. For Miami-Dade County, StaySafe products are available as single-glazed impact products.

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