Windows & Doors

Grand view





Seattle's 35-story Elliott Grand Hyatt needed a large quantity of custom doors for entryways and operable vent windows. Due to the building's size, architect Mulvanny/G2 wanted to minimize the bulk and scale of the project by selecting one type of window and door that could accommodate the entire facility. Zero-Sightline operable vent windows and Wide Stile doors were chosen.

The Vistawall Group.

Reader Service No. 301

Shot back

Bullet-resistant doors for interior or exterior use are manufactured to meet UL752 Level 1 or Level 3 protection. The standard size is 36-in. by 84-in. Available with or without vision windows, all doors and frames are fabricated from prime quality cold rolled steel and include a baked-on rust inhibitive oxide primer.

C.R. Lawrence Co.

Reader Service No. 310

A view from the ages

In search for energy-efficient windows to glaze the two-story atrium at Prestwick Chase Senior Living Community, Rucinski Hall Architecture chose 1,500 Single Hung, Double Hung and Picture windows for the complex along with 167 ProFinish patio doors. Because of the buildings "X"-shaped configuration, wind pushes on its exterior from every angle, says architect Ethan Hall. He adds that the windows and patio doors have held up well and air filtration has not been a problem.

Simonton Windows.

Reader Service No. 302

Tough suites

The Embassy Suites Hotel Dorado del Mar Beach & Golf Resort in Dorado, Puerto Rico needed the toughest PVC windows and patio doors for its ocean front view. Meeting the strict specification demands for the hurricane-prone Caribbean climate, Sheerframe PVC windows and sliding doors were installed because of their strength, structural integrity, and resistance to water and air infiltration.

L.B. Plastics Inc.

Reader Service No. 306

Swing open

Luxury French swing doors for condominiums and hotels are available with inswing or outswing hardware and may be combined with one stationary or two operating panels. The Series 7000 Doors are available with 2¼-in. or 3¼-in. frame depth and are rated for heavy commercial buildings.

Graham Architectural Products.

Reader Service No. 307

Color coordinated

Exterior aluminum window and door cladding is available in 50 standard colors, meeting AAMA 2604 standards and matching most building's siding, brick or trim.

Eagle Window & Door.

Reader Service No. 300

Open book

Advantage pre-engineered aluminum windows were chosen for Leslie High School in Leslie, Mi, which was originally built during Abraham Lincoln's presidency The doors were installed quickly and within the school's budget.. The doors are available in double hung, rolling, and projected windows and include standard products with multiple configurations, glass options, accessories, and finishes.

Wausau Windows.

Reader Service No. 305

Replaced door

Replacement door system is pre-assembled and ready to install into existing metal or wood frames with minimal prep work. The Readymount system's 14 gauge steel sub-frame attaches directly to the existing frame. It is available in either 18 or 16 gauge heavy duty steel and includes a polystyrene insulated core.

Ingersoll-Rand.

Reader Service No. 311

I'll be back

Doors that integrate the workspace directly into their design help create a functional surface for offices, schools, hospitals, dorm rooms, conference rooms, and hotels. Workable Surfaces Doors are available with dry erase surfaces, bulletin boards, and mirrors for customer use.

Marshfield Door Systems Inc.

Reader Service No. 308

         
 

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