August 29, 2007 | Vol 2, Num 34
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Home Depot Moves on Reduced Supply Sale
Royal Closing Winnipeg Extrusion Plant
Update Your 2008 Buying Guide Info
Wood-Plastic Composites Conference Set
for October
The Outside View...
The Talk...
Assuming equivalent energy efficiency, we could sell a "greener" window or door... a premium of more than 25%.
...for 10% to 25% more.
...up to 10% more.
No premium, but "greener" might keep a buyer from going to a competitor.
If characteristics are the same, "greener" won't sway a customer.

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Vinyl impact windows and doors from Atrium Companies Inc.

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Update Your 2008 Buying Guide Info
Image of 2008 Window and Door Buying Guide coverWe’re beginning work on the 2008 Window & Door Buying Guide, the industry’s leading annual directory featuring more than 1,500 manufacturers and suppliers. To make sure we have the latest, most accurate information available, we need to hear from you.

The Buying Guide provides comprehensive lists of suppliers in more than 400 component, equipment, accessory and service categories. It also contains sections of manufacturers of windows, doors, skylights and other finished products, providing detailed information about product lines and markets served.

Window and door manufacturers use the Buying Guide as a desk reference throughout the year to find suppliers through our extensive listings divided into specialized categories. Whether they’re looking for a new vendor or specialty product not available from current suppliers, dealers and distributors also use the Buying Guide to find manufacturers of windows, doors and other finished products.

You can update your company’s listings or add your company by going to, Window & Door’s Online Buying Guide*. Our Web-based system enables you to check contact and product line information and make any necessary changes and additions, any time of the day, any day of the week.

Click here and use your Company ID and Password to review the current contact information, categories and product information. You can also click “Update Your Listing” at the bottom of the home page any time.

Please note: All current listees will receive an email with their company’s ID and password information. You can also contact Pete Frank, Window & Door’s managing editor, for assistance, at

If you’re company wasn’t listed in the 2007 Buying Guide, click here to easily add your information for the 2008 edition. Or at anytime from the home page, simply click “List Your Company”. Although we provide a number of enhanced listing options for advertisers, the basic listing is free.

And, if you want to really stand out from the crowd, click here to contact your advertising sales representative to learn about special enhanced listing options available. Advertisers in the 2008 Window & Door Buying Guide receive a free Deluxe Product Listing, a color logo included along with their company contact information and more. These options, as well as online listing enhancements, can be purchased separately. Click here to download a PDF with more information.

Don’t miss the opportunity to go online now and make sure we get the most up-to-date information for the 2008 print edition of the Window & Door Buying Guide. Go to today.

*Window & Door reserves the right to edit all information provided.

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