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GlassBuild America 2018 Exceeds Expectations
If you were on the show floor, you know that it felt like the entire glass, window and door industries were in Las Vegas last week for GlassBuild America.
Wrightstyle supplies to new care home
Wrightstyle is shortly to supply advanced glazing systems to a £7.5 million state-of-the-art care home being built by Deeley Construction.
The Forums at BAU 2019
BAU´s reputation is founded not only on the presentations put on by the exhibitors—all those well known names and brands that fill the exhibition halls.
An A+W Cantor CIM-monitor in special construction: at LÖWE, most production workstations are networked
With the combined expertise of traditional hand craftsmanship and software-controlled high-tech production, LÖWE Fenster in Kleinwallstadt, Germany, produces innovative, secure, and high-quality windows and doors.
profine UK Ltd have appointed Gareth Jones as their new managing director, along with the promotion of Brian McDonald to sales director, to oversee the further development of the KÖMMERLING brand in the UK window and door systems market.
We are always working to provide the most Energy Efficient windows on the market. Introducing LoE our new energy-saving surface coated glass. It offers more light transmittance and less reflectance than most glass options.
WDMA is strongly criticizing the Trump Administration’s decision to impose tariffs, 10% for the remainder of 2018 and increasing to 25% in 2019, on a list of products from China. WDMA is concerned the new tariffs will do more harm to the U.S. economy than good.
The landmark building at 49 Chambers street is entering a new phase in its history, and Graham’s historic windows are everywhere you look.
Bereco is pleased to announce the launch of the Ambient Timber Window & Door Range. Unique to the market, this highly anticipated range includes a number of noise reducing levels from 38dB right up to 42dB.
GBA in 2018 had a LOT of activities and things to see. Watch a wrap up of some of the highlights.
AluK was specified by architecture firm Lemaire & Longeval as the best brand for an ambitious new residency in Groot Bijgaarden, Belgium.
On the back of a successful Homebuilding and Renovating show at the NEC in Birmingham earlier this year, the Yorkshire-based window and door manufacturer, Bison Frames has announced it will also be exhibiting at the Harrogate show in November.
The British Board of Agrément (BBA) is a leading supplier of certification for fabricators operating in the glazing industry. Certification is both a badge demonstrating competence and an indicator of high professional standards.
FeneTech’s latest initiative FENml has been awarded the 2018 Crystal Achievement Award for most unique innovation by Window & Door Magazine.
Bison Frames is pleased to announce the addition of WarmCore patio doors to its existing range of WarmCore windows and bi-folding doors.
A new build development featuring WarmCore windows and doors in Bricket Wood, Hertfordshire, has been awarded a Home Quality Mark by the BRE.

Articles

All offices must be well ventilated. To meet increasingly stringent Health and Safety regulations, a continuous supply of fresh air is necessary.
Condensation is regarded as a problem associated with old and new windows. Commonly seen on the inside pane of glazing, new high performance sealed units and windows have resulted in condensation sometimes forming on the outside pane.
Solar glass can be used to replace conventional construction materials such as glazing or cladding, whilst also generating electricity on site.
With so many different configurations for our glass structures, choosing a design can get a little overwhelming. However, the selection process can be simplified by understanding the different purposes of the structure.
For this post-Irma episode, Paul and Will engaged in an engrossing discussion about how “hurricane windows” performed against the prolonged battering of wind and rain that accompanied Irma on her journey through Florida.
Impact resistant windows are a very important part of the construction industry and homeowners are well advised to consider their use. But, owners must also recognize that impact “resistant” does not mean hurricane “proof.”
Anodizing is the most durable and long-lasting option for finishing architectural aluminum building products. An electrochemical process, anodizing produces a finish that resists the ravages of time and environment.
Glass canopies are a common design element added to homes and commercial buildings around the world, whether they’re new or old.
The term ‘Wind Load’ is used to refer to any pressures or forces that the wind exerts on a building or structure. There are actually three types of wind forces that would be exerted on a building.
There are an increasing amount of products available that offer varying degrees of natural daylight and most will be familiar with smaller scale skylights, rooflights or roof windows.
Advances in glass manufacturing processes mean there has never been more choice when it comes to the fire glass market.
You might not think about window making as an art form, but every pane and frame created at Pella requires exceptional skill and craftsmanship.

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