Company News

Kolbe & Kolbe Millwork

1323 S. 11th Ave., Wausau, WI, 54401, USA

  • 715-842-5666

Latest New Product News from
Kolbe & Kolbe Millwork

fasteners & hardware

Double Hung Lock matches historical renovation project aesthetics.

May 20, 2016

Double hung spoon sash lock, featuring dual-positioning lever that lets sash be unlocked and tilted in for cleaning, is designed for historical renovation projects. In addition to XL Sterling double hung, lock option is available on Heritage and Ultra Series Sterling double hungs. There are 8 finishes available, one of which is Antique Brass. Design is intended to complement historical, old world aesthetics. Read More

services, software

Online 3D Model Library streamlines architectural workflow.

September 2, 2015

Offering built-in parameters, metadata, and additional intelligence, online Architect Library provides links to individual product files in 3D Revit® building information models (BIM) as well as compressed bulk files for Ultra Series and VistaLuxe Collection window and door families. BIM tools allow architects to view products from different perspectives while incorporating design options and customization within models for projects. Read More

architectural and civil engineering products

Double Hung Windows protect, insulate, and decorate.

June 12, 2015

Addressing requirements of larger openings, Ultra Series XL Sterling windows come in sizes up to 48 in. wide x 120 in. tall. Design presents wood on interior and extruded aluminum cladding with durable finishes on exterior. With Class 5 balances for facilitated operation, double hung windows are tested and impact-certified to IPD4 levels and suit any oversized commercial or residential opening. Insulating LoE2-270 glass is standard; customization options are available. Read More

architectural and civil engineering products

Right-Angle Direct Set Window comes in multiple styles.

July 7, 2014

Offered with choice of Flush, Accent, and Accent Plus style profiles, VistaLuxe® Collection includes 90° corner direct set window unit and wood interior. Selection for latter includes sustainably harvested species, while extruded aluminum clad exteriors may be painted in standard, custom, and mica colors. Also, anodize finishes are available in metallic tones. Frame nosing, sash face, glass, and stops always remain in same plane across product types within style choice. Read More

architectural and civil engineering products, green & clean

Casement and Awning Windows offer retractable screens.

January 3, 2013

Available as factory-applied or field-installed for Ultra Series crank-out casements and awnings, GreenGuard® Certified BetterVue® fiberglass mesh screens offer smooth operation and optimized visibility. Screens fit frame sizes of 20–75 in. wide and 16–96 in. high, and will not corrode, stain, rust, crease, or dent. Because they are applied within stops of window unit, there is no minimum required jamb depth. Read More

architectural and civil engineering products

Folding Windows provide expansive views.

July 23, 2012

With Ultra Series, architects can design open spaces with expansive views and natural light. Windows accommodate up to 8 panels on each side, spanning more than 50 ft with each panel as wide as 39 3/8 in. and as high as 72 in. Double pane insulating glass with LoE2-270 coating, 3 in. stiles and rails, and 1 ¾ in. thick pine wood construction are standard. For windows' interior, sustainably harvested wood species can be selected. Exteriors are clad in extruded aluminum with recycled content. Read More

plant furnishings & accessories

Separating Doors create unique room divides.

March 30, 2007

Specified with aluminum interior and exterior or aluminum exterior and wood interior, Lift and Slide Door Systems feature panels that can nest behind one another or recess into pocket opening to disappear completely from view. Folding Door Systems, also available, come in 2 models with panels that fold back against each other to create clear opening. While one model hides door hinge from view for clean look when closed, other maximizes thermal performance in colder climates. Read More

architectural and civil engineering products

Windows come in push-out casement and awning styles.

October 30, 2006

Featuring LoE2 insulating glass with argon gas, windows showcase unobtrusive lever handle in oil-rubbed finish that operates single-point lock. Sash swings open with push of lever and SS friction hinges keep open sash in place. Two screen options keep out insects. Inswing hinged screens feature magnetic catches and pull knob that matches lever handle. Retractable screens can be pulled down when windows are opened, and retracted for unobstructed view when windows are closed. Read More

architectural and civil engineering products, plant furnishings & accessories

Impact Windows and Doors offer hurricane protection.

October 30, 2006

Tested to meet building codes of high wind zones, K-Force® windows and doors feature impact laminated glass and specialized glazing retention system. With sound transmittance levels allowing for quiet, comfortable interior, glass also incorporates LoE2 coating to reduce solar heat gain. Products are offered in various architectural options, sizes, shapes, and configurations to suit user needs. Read More

architectural and civil engineering products

Casement Windows meet Energy Star® requirements.

October 30, 2006

Ultra Series windows feature sashes covered with extruded aluminum, and finished with 70% PVDF fluoropolymer coating. With folding handle assembly for smooth operation, products also feature SS corrosion-resistant exterior hardware parts. Sloped sills help direct water away from the openings, while coped corners on sash exteriors allow for tight joints. Products are available in various exterior trim and color options. Read More

Other Company News from
Kolbe & Kolbe Millwork