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WWS Featured in Sunset Magazine’s 2015 Idea House

Western Window Systems is partnering with Sunset magazine on the 2015 Idea House, a mid-century remodel that will transform a 1954 bungalow in Denver into a three-level 5,100-square-foot modern home.

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Update on Lead Times for Large, Complex Orders

At Western Window Systems, we’re dedicated to helping our dealer partners provide excellent customer service by continuously improving our online quoting system.

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7 Things to Know About Thermal Aluminum Expansion

Thanks to the thermal break (the addition of barrier materials such as polyurethane and glass fiber reinforced polyamide used in conjunction with extruded aluminum), even noteworthy structures like the Empire State Building, with its six-thousand-plus windows, can boast a reduction in heating and

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WWS’ Bi-Fold Door Finalist in Architizer A+ Awards

Western Window Systems Series 9500 Bi-Fold Door has been selected as a finalist in the Architizer A+ Awards, a global architectural award program with 90+ categories and over 300 jurors.

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WWS Employees Celebrate Launch of Vinyl Multi-Slide Door

Although the official launch of Western Window Systems’ new Series 3600 Vinyl Multi-Slide Door was in January, its employees found time this week to celebrate the achievement as a team

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WWS Receives Honor from Arizona State University

Arizona State University’s W.P. Carey School of Business has selected Western Window Systems and president and COO Scott Gates for its first-ever Sun Devil Select event, a celebration that honors top businesses owned or run by ASU alumni.

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Get Trained Through Our Installation Certification Program

Designed to help your business succeed, Western Window Systems’ new installation certification program focuses on product knowledge and hands-on installation and repair training.

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How to Configure 90-Degree Bi-Fold Doors

Western Window Systems’ bi-fold doors let you choose from hundreds of configurations, including a 90-degree option that meets together without the need of a corner post, opening up adjoining walls.

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WWS Adds Push-Out Casement to Series 670 Window Line

Keeping in step with its reputation for craftsmanship, innovation, and performance, Western Window Systems is expanding its selection of products that help people live better with a push-out casement window.

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2015 NAHB International Builders’ Show: Here’s What Happened

According to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB),attendance for January’s NAHB 2015 International Builders’ Show (IBS), the three-day show and conference held at the Las Vegas

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5 Things to Know About Certified Quoting in CustomView

At Western Window Systems, we believe generating quotes quickly and easily is essential in creating a positive experience for you and your customers.

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WWS Makes Cover of Dwell, Architecture MN

Over the last six months, space-changing products from Western Window Systems have been featured on the covers of two design-driven magazines.

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Shorter Lead Times: 3 Ways We Deliver Excellence Faster

At Western Window Systems, we know how critical shorter lead times are to your business. That’s why we have an ongoing commitment to keep production lead times on our custom products at three to four weeks, and for door systems available through our Volume Program as little as five days.

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Argon Discontinued in Windows and Doors Specifying Grilles

Due to a change in the internal grille process by our glass partner, Western Window Systems is no longer able to offer the option of argon gas for window and door product orders specifying grilles (simulated divided lite).

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WWS Receives “Best of Houzz 2015” Award

For the second year in a row, Western Window Systems was named a “Best of Houzz” winner in Customer Satisfaction by Houzz, the website and online community for home remodeling and design.

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Shop Team Gets Steak Dinner Thanks to Customer’s Generosity

This week, lunch for around 200 shop employees of Western Window Systems was actually dinner – a complimentary steak dinner to be exact, courtesy of dealer-partner Combined Resources Inc. (CRI), a full service contractor based in

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New Square Casement Size

Western Window Systems is pleased to announce we now offer square casement windows up to 36” x 36” (previously, this limit was 30” x 30”). From our Series 670 window line, the larger casement size offers architects and builders a new option for home designs.

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Lead Times Shortened on Kynar-Painted Finishes

In a continuing effort to provide our partners with the best possible production lead times, we are pleased to announce the lead time for products specifying "Designer-Kynar Painted Finish" and "Custom-Kynar Painted Finish" in CustomView is now six to seven weeks.

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