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  • sources

    Product information from RADA 2007's winning projects.

  • Storm Chaser

    Max Strang Architecture: PGT Industries' WinGuard windows are made with impact-resistant laminated glass and come with either vinyl or aluminum frames.

  • Original Species

    Van Dam Architecture and Design: Available in casement, awning, double-hung, and slider styles, Kolbe & Kolbe's all-wood windows' exterior components are immersed in a life-prolonging preservative treatment before assembly.

  • Minding the Store

    Giulietti/Schouten, AIA Architects: Arcadia's line of products includes thermally and nonthermally broken storefronts and doors, as well as casement, hopper, and ventilating windows.

  • Sound Off

    Merle Thorpe Architects: Loewen's push-out casement windows, when combined with RC-1 resilient furring products from USG, “reduce sound-wave transmission into bedrooms and studies,” according to architect Merle Thorpe. Features include Douglas fir interio

  • Open Casement

    Fung + Blatt Architects: Milgard's aluminum casement windows have clean, narrow sight lines, special hinges that allow them to completely open outward, and mechanically joined corners.

  • Mixed Media

    Roger Ferris + Partners: Duratherm's custom wood windows and doors come in choices such as African mahogany, cypress, Douglas fir, and teak.

  • master glass

    Whitney Sander's house is located on a 28-foot-by-90-foot lot in a dense Venice, Calif., neighborhood. Its three-foot setback means the architect can stand in his house and seemingly shake his neighbor's hand, and yet, he somehow managed to design light-f

  • open wide

    What good is a vacation home if it ignores the outdoors? Of course you can link indoors and out with a simple French door or a fixed-glass panel, but if your client really wants to blur the boundary, why not open wide with an exterior bifold or sliding do

  • pella

    Beginning its life producing a retractable window screen, Pella now makes its name manufacturing wood windows and doors.