April 5, 2012

Hurd Windows and Doors has been named a 2012 Exporter of the Year winner for marketing its Made in America products in 20 countries worldwide. The award was presented by ThinkGlobal Inc., publisher of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Commercial News USA.

The Exporter of the Year award in the Building/Construction/Hardware category was presented to Hurd’s President and CEO Dominic Truniger and Director of International Sales Scott Klieforth during the Asia/Pacific Business Outlook conference in Los Angeles.

January 5, 2012

Superseal Windows and Doors has converted its South Plainfield, N.J., manufacturing facility to a distribution and service center. The move is part of the company’s plan, which began in early 2011, to centralize its manufacturing capability in its facility in Merrill, Wis., near Superseal’s parent company, Hurd Windows and Doors.

August 11, 2011

The J.D. Power and Associates 2011 Windows and Patio Doors Satisfaction Study indicates that consumers have increased their desire for energy-efficient windows and patio doors over previous years. 

The proportion of consumers who indicate they purchased Energy Star-qualified windows averaged 95% in the most recent study, demonstrating a high level of importance and awareness of energy-efficient window features and technologies.

July 26, 2011

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Department of Energy (DOE) have named Andersen Corp. as 2011 Energy Star Partner of the Year award winner for the Product Manufacturer – Windows category for its family of brands, including Andersen Windows, Renewal by Andersen, Eagle Window & Door and Silver Line Building Products. It is the second year in a row the company has received this distinction.

June 24, 2011

Tacoma, Wash.-based Milgard Windows & Doors has introduced Fiberglass ADA French Doors, providing a solution to ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) compliancy throughout a project. 

June 13, 2011

From ballots sent out electronically earlier this year, Home Channel News received a record number of votes for Golden Hammer Winners, producing 32 winners in four categories. The LBM & Durables category -- subdivided into seven sub-categories -- produced the following winners:

• Bathroom Vanities & Procelain – Kohler

• Building Materials – Quikrete

• Insulation – Owens Corning

June 7, 2011

From hand tools to home security, the following new products represent companies that brought home the hardware during the 2011 Golden Hammer Awards ceremony in Las Vegas. The eight products collected here reflect the diversity of the 32 Golden Hammer vendor companies, and the innovation of the winners.

December 9, 2008

Laid-off workers still won’t budge from a Chicago window and door factory, as the owners...

June 15, 2008

Warehouse home centers dominate in the entrance door and doorknob/lock categories. They dominate in replacement...

May 14, 2008

Timothy Yaggi will be responsible for the company’s Contractor Services, Service Partners, Builder Cabinet Group...

September 23, 2007

Replacement windows, unlike many other remodeling materials—faucets, paint colors, decorative hardware and appliances—tend not to...

September 17, 2007

Replacement windows, unlike many other remodeling materials -- faucets, paint colors, decorative hardware and appliances...

August 20, 2007

Bruce Carbonari currently serves as president and COO. He succeeds Norm Wesley, who will remain...

July 15, 2007