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  • Panda Windows and Doors Slider Door

    The S. 83 slider door from Panda Windows & Doors is a slim profile aluminum multi-slide glass door with a thermally broken profile and frame.

  • Window Performance Guide From Marvin

    Marvin's “Performance Education Handbook,” available online and in print, includes design pressure (DP) ratings, Energy Star ratings, glass performance, and NFRC certification and labeling for the company’s entire product line, among other performance topics.

  • Energy-Efficient Window Packages From Milgard

    Milgard. Designed to take the guesswork out of optimizing window efficiency and matching units to the home’s climate, 3D/3D Max Energy Packages address energy efficiency through the three dimensions of a window: frame, product design, and glazing unit. Package components include technologies with...

  • Tax Credit-Qualifying Windows From Ply Gem

    Ply Gem. Online features, primarily for consumers, include a window search tool and a viewable/downloadable brochure about glass technology; all windows qualify for tax credits. A software program for dealers includes the ability to simulate or confirm performance values and options. A special kit...

  • Glass Performance Tutorial From Jeld-Wen

    Jeld-Wen. The company a 2010 Energy Star Partner of the Year, offers an energy resource section on its Web site with information on the energy tax credits, a tutorial on glass performance, guidelines on Energy Star zone requirements, and a list of qualified models. The site also lists thermal...

  • Website With Tax Credit Assistance From Pella

    Pella. The companys Web site provides information about basic performance options and benefits the best use of its Insulshield windows energy tax credits and a complete list of products that qualify for those credits. Its Architectural Services Division also offers consultations and tools to select...

  • Recycled-Content Glass Tiles From Stardust Glass

    Stardust Glass. These glass mosaic tiles are handcrafted from reject windows and doors from a local factory, bumping the recycled content to 97%. The tiles are kiln-fired, which reduces energy costs, says the company. Available in a variety of shapes and sizes, the products are made to order and...

  • Energy Star-Labeled Window Series From Accu-Weld

    Accu-Weld. The Haddon Signature series comprises three Energy Starlabeled and NFRC-rated window lines offering good-better-best performance. Accu-Vision windows feature a 15-chamber, foam-filled, beveled vinyl frame and come with Solarban60 insulating glass for an R-value of 3.33 and a U-factor of...

  • Merit Award: The Incredibly Green Home, Chevy Chase, Md.

    Arts-and-Crafts details mingle with an abundance of healthy and efficient products in this top-rated infill home.

  • NanaWall Systems Bird-Protection Ornilux Glass

    Ultraviolet patterns on NanaWall's new glass aims to prevent birds from colliding with windows.