Registration for the WDMA Executive Management Conference is Now Open
[Washington, DC] - Register today and join us for the 2016 WDMA Executive Management Conference for industry CEOs and senior executives in October. This exciting event will focus on topics and trends in the window, door, and skylight industry and will allow executives to discuss and explore current and upcoming issues with fellow industry leaders. Attendees will also have the opportunity to hear from and network with a variety of presenters that are well established within the industry. The conference will take place October 5-6 at the Charles Hotel at Harvard Square in Cambridge, MA. Learn more and register here.
Gemini Coatings Joins WDMA
[Washington, DC- 9/14/16] - The Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) announced today that Gemini Coatings is the newest member of the association. As an employee owned company, Gemini is a different than most wood finish suppliers. When you are talking with a Gemini team member you are talking with someone who has a stake in the outcome, an owner. You will find that you are treated better, supplied better and supported better because of this ownership culture. Click here to learn more about Gemini Coatings!
WDMA Urging Reform of Lead-Paint Rule
[Washington, DC- 9/13/16] - The Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) has submitted extensive comments to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) strongly urging the Agency to fix the significant ongoing problems with implementation of the Lead: Renovation, Repair, and Painting Rule (RRP Rule). WDMA submitted the comments in response to EPA's initiating a review of the RRP Rule in accordance with requirements under the Regulatory Flexibility Act (RFA). Click here to learn more about WDMA's comments.
WDMA Releases 2016 Entry Door U.S. Market Study
[Washington, DC- 8/31/16] - The Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) has released the WDMA 2016 Entry Door U.S. Market Study. This report provides data and insights needed to understand the industry's performance, key trends, and future direction. The report is based on extensive industry input for product shipments in 2015 and was prepared, researched and analyzed by Metrostudy, a Hanley Wood company. Click here to learn more about study's findings.
WDMA Releases 2016 Window and Patio Door U.S. Market Study
[Washington, DC- 8/17/16] - The Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) has released the WDMA 2016 Window and Patio Door U.S. Market Study. This report provides data and insights needed to understand the industry's performance, key trends, and future direction. The report is based on extensive industry input for product shipments in 2015 and was prepared, researched and analyzed by Metrostudy, a Hanley Wood company. Click here to learn more about study's findings.
EPA to Publish Final Rule on Formaldehyde Emissions in Composite Wood Products
[Washington, DC- 8/1/16] - The Window and Door Manufacturers Association has received a copy of the Environmental Protection Agency's long expected final on formaldehyde in composite wood products. The rule, which has not been officially published, was made available to WDMA in prepublication format and is expected to be published in the comings days. Click here to learn more about the rule and WDMA's stance.
Learn How WDMA Hallmark Certification is the Mark of Distinction
[Washington, DC- 7/26/16] - For more than 40 years, the WDMA Hallmark Certification Program has been the one product certification that provides dealers, builders, architects, and code officials with the promise of Total Product Performance. With 25 recognized primary standards, more than 175 material and component standards and follow-up quality audits, the WDMA Hallmark Certification Program represents the highest level of quality and is considered a mark of excellence in the industry.
WDMA is committed to laying a stronger foundation for the industry, built on creating value and relevance for residential and commercial window, door, and skylight professionals. Learn more by watching this short, informational video.
Announces New Portal to Speed Evaluation Reports of WDMA Hallmark Certified
Products to Texas Department of Insurance
[Chicago, IL- 4/13/16] - The Window & Door Manufacturers Association
(WDMA) will release next month the third phase of the WDMA Hallmark
Certification Programs Client Information Portal (CIP) to facilitate an
electronic method to submit and process an application for a Texas Department
of Insurance (TDI) Evaluation Report. This system, which is available to
any manufacturers certifying products under the WDMA Hallmark Program, should
help shorten the time it takes TDI to produce an evaluation report. Read more.
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