Soft-Lite Windows Acquired by Harvey Building Products

Harvey Building Products announced it has acquired Soft-Lite Windows. Both companies manufacture windows, while Harvey also distributes siding, roofing, decking and many other building materials.

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Soft-Lite Windows Named 2017 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Sustained Excellence Award Winner by EPA

Soft-Lite Windows has been recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as a winner of the prestigious 2017 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Sustained Excellence Award for its.

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Soft-Lite Windows Introduces New “Barcelona” Line of Hurricane Windows for Maximum Protection & Energy Efficiency

Soft-Lite Windows has introduced an all-new line of hurricane windows that is especially designed to protect homeowners and their homes from airborne debris during hurricane-strength storms and other.

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Soft-Lite Windows Named a Crystal Achievement Award Winner by Window & Door Magazine

Soft-Lite Windows has been recognized by Window & Door magazine as a winner of the prestigious 2016 Crystal Achievement Award for “Best Dealer Support Program”.

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What Do Structural, or Design Pressure, Ratings Mean?

What is Design Pressure, and how does it impact the windows or doors you are considering for your home? Let’s start with the definition of Design Pressure. According to AAMA (American Architectural.

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What are Hurricane Windows or Impact Windows?

Hurricane Windows or Impact Windows are a product that have become prevalent over the past 25 years. Born in the aftermath of Hurricane Andrew, municipalities led by Miami-Dade in South Florida, saw.

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What is a bay or a bow window?

If you are asking the questions “What is a bay or a bow window, and when should I choose one for my home?”, you may receive several different answers. Let’s start with just a basic definition of each.

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Picture Windows: History of the first window

Picture windows, or fixed windows, were literally a hole in the wall, centuries ago, to allow light and air into a home. The holes were covered with animal hide, cloth or wood. It wasn’t until much.

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What is a casement or awning window?

When deciding what style of window to put in your home, let the existing dimensional shape of the old window opening guide you to the best style available for you. In the 80s and 90s, many casement.

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What is a double-hung window, and is it right for your home?

Double-Hung Windows History A double-hung window is one of the most popular replacement window styles chosen by homeowners. Some of the oldest sash windows are dated as far back as 1670 in.

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