Architectural Windows

Architectural Windows

Pre-Engineered Windows offer classic appearance.

Featuring narrow, beveled exterior face, INvent Retro(TM) XLT Windows replicate look of classic steel and wood windows. Units with double insulating glass can achieve U-Factor as low as 0.39 BTU/hr.ftÂ-².°F and Condensation Resistance Factor as high as CRF Frame 60/CRF Glass 70. Addressing weatherability and thermal performance, frame uses 18 mm and 24 mm XLT polyamide thermal...

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Kolbe's AIA Booth Features Traditional and Contemporary, Versatile and Expansive Windows and Doors

Wausau, Wis. - Visitors to Kolbe's booth #2049 at the American Institute of Architects' National Exposition will view window and door products in traditional and contemporary styles, versatile functionality, and expansive openings. The display also will highlight energy-efficient and environmentally responsible choices, customizable options and innovative tools to visualize design possibilities...

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UC Berkeley's Li Ka Shing Center Achieves Modern Look, Sustainable Practices, Seismic Performance with Wausau's Windows and Curtainwall Systems

Wausau, Wis. - Opened in January 2012, the University of California-Berkeley's Li Ka Shing Center for Biomedical and Health Sciences presents a modern building to research some of the most enduring medical challenges. Clad in glass, metal and terra cotta, the five-story, 200,000- square-foot facility meets California' stringent performance requirements, as well as sustainable design criteria. The...

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JELD-WEN Reveals Sustainable Windows and Doors at Ecobuild

SHEFFIELD, England, - Visitors to Ecobuild will be able to view all the exciting new sustainable and energy efficient products from JELD-WEN at this year's Ecobuild show. The leading manufacturer of high quality doors and windows will be demonstrating how its doors and windows provide market leading U values that enable developers to meet the higher levels of the Code for Sustainable Homes and...

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Phifer PetScreen Just Got Cleaner with Microban
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Phifer PetScreen Just Got Cleaner with Microban

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Phifer Incorporated announces the launch of Microban® antimicrobial product protection in its PetScreen, a heavy-duty, pet-resistant insect screening. PetScreen joins a lineup of Phifer products - insect screening, sun control and outdoor furniture fabrics - that help safeguard against the growth of pesky microbes such as mold and mildew. Added during the manufacturing...

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Creating a Screen Porch: Variety of Phifer Screen Options Abound
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Creating a Screen Porch: Variety of Phifer Screen Options Abound

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - The screen porch is where relaxation and family time take center stage! Sitting in the open, fresh air, connecting with nature, all in a bug-free environment? Your home's porch can easily become the most sought-after room" in the house - perfect for dining, reading or any other favorite pastime! When considering installing a screen porch, the screening options are almost...

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Phifer Exterior Sun Control Fabrics Receive GREENGUARD Select Certification
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Phifer Exterior Sun Control Fabrics Receive GREENGUARD Select Certification

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Phifer Incorporated has attained the elite GREENGUARD Select certification for its Exterior Sun Control Fabrics. Phifer is the first and only window coverings manufacturer to receive the Select certification by the GREENGUARD Environmental Institute (GEI) for superior indoor air quality performance. Phifer's fabrics are also certified as meeting the stringent GREENGUARD...

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More Than 20,000 Kolbe Products Are ENERGY STAR Qualified in Both the U.S. & Canada

Wausau, Wis. - A sampling of the more than 20,000 Kolbe products that meet or exceed ENERGY STAR® criteria for both the U.S. and Canada will be exhibited at the 2012 International Builders Show (IBS) in booth W3729. Many of Kolbe's energy-efficient windows will be displayed with high-performance, double or triple pane insulating glass with LoE coatings. Window products can qualify for...

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Alcoa Kawneer Wins Crystal Achievement Award for Most Innovative Curtain Wall Product

Fifth time Kawneer has been recognized by Glass Magazine for innovative product NEW YORK - Alcoa (NYSE: AA) announced that its Kawneer architectural aluminum products and systems business has been named the winner of Glass Magazine's 2011 Most Innovative Curtain Wall Product" Crystal Achievement Award for its Clearwall(TM) Curtain Wall. This is the fifth time Kawneer has been recognized with a...

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Meeting the Needs of Hurricane Zones, Kolbe's Sterling Double Hung Windows Earn HVHZ Certification
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Meeting the Needs of Hurricane Zones, Kolbe's Sterling Double Hung Windows Earn HVHZ Certification

Wausau, Wis. - Without modifying its traditional architectural aesthetic or ease of operation, Kolbe's Ultra Series Sterling double hung windows have attained High Velocity Hurricane Zone (HVHZ) certification in the state of Florida. Kolbe's Ultra Series Sterling double hungs not only meet criteria for the HVHZ certification, but also meet the criteria for large missile impact Level D, and Wind...

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