2021 Product Manual: Windows and Doors

A number of manufacturers have reinvented their window and door collections this year, highlighting old favorites and creating new product options for builders and buyers looking for a change. New exterior doors strike a balance between beauty and resilience, with a variety of designs to match trendy living styles, and bold black frames have come to the fore as a popular choice for windows and patio sliding doors. Wood and wood look remain popular in this category, as do resilient product options for applications that require greater wind, impact and forest fire resistance.

Dream line

Avenue’s sliding glass shower door features frameless glass panels on modular fittings suspended from a head over the top of the panel. The handle combines straight lines and hard edges with an ergonomic, comfortable hand feel. The Avenue is available in one size with a width adjustment of 2 “(58 to 60”) and four hardware finishes: chrome, oil-rubbed bronze, brushed nickel and satin black. dreamlineshowers.com


TruStile’s new wooden entrance door systems are the company’s first collection of entrance door products available in a variety of door, side and rear combinations. Customers can choose from featured access systems in modern, traditional, coastal, or artisan styles, or create a custom system from 500 of TruStile’s existing door styles. Tricoya is used in the collection, an MDF for outdoor use. trustile.com


The garage doors with recessed cladding made of Bridgeport Steel offer the aesthetics of traditional wooden doors made of spar and rail in a three-layer steel door. The doors are available in narrow or extended panel constructions, offer windows and decorative fittings as design options and are available in 10 standard colors and four wood-look designs. The door’s HFC-free polyurethane foam insulation fills to fill the steel door cavity, keeping garage spaces warmer in winter and cooler in summer. clopaydoor.com

Monumental windows and doors

The 5000 series sub-linear sliding glass door has a roll-back system with roller cartridges on the threshold and the rail integrated into the bottom of the glass panes. The roller cartridges have two polyamide precision rollers on a sleeper, which can be integrated into the surrounding ground without raised rails. The frame is designed to be installed flush with interior and exterior surfaces and has 7/8 inch sight lines. The door line is available in standard configurations for sliding, pocket, vari-slide, corner and custom angles, with single and multiple panel configurations available. monumentalwd.com

Classic Craft Mahogany Grain, Low-E Glass with SDLs, Doors – CCM8303L, CCM8303R, Finish – New Earth


Therma-Tru has reinvented its Classic Craft premium entry door range, which has been developed and curated based on customer preferences and trending design styles. The Artíssa Collection pays homage to the styles of the Arts & Crafts movement with clean lines, artisan-inspired glass and Shaker door styles. The Founders Collection takes inspiration from traditional and rustic styles, including domed details, ornate panels, and intricate glass designs. The Visionary Collection offers a streamlined, modern aesthetic with minimalist details and sleek lines. thermatru.com


The decorative affluent style door glass from Western Reflections has a modern, organic design that mixes steel blue swirl glass with platinum-nickel caming and a baroque glass frame. The door glass offers a medium privacy rating and, according to the manufacturer, goes well with any type of exterior including brick, stone, siding, and ship lock. It is available in a variety of door light and sidelight sizes, as well as four different frames, including a storm frame for hurricane-rated doors. Western-Reflections.com


The Rotolo Lux bypass roller door has two bypass glass panes – available in 1/4 or 3/8 inch heavy glass – a mitred towel holder on the miter and an elegant head strip with a snap lock. The door’s Quiet Capture system is designed to minimize noise while moving. The 3/8-inch glass Rotolo Lux series offers a zero threshold option that is barrier-free access compatible. The hardware is available in matte black, oil rubbed bronze, brushed nickel, or chrome. bascoshowerdoor.com

Wayne Dalton

Wayne Dalton offers the 523RX, its first security lock made of extruded aluminum, which is designed for additional security when accessing the exterior of residential properties. The safety lock opener listed according to UL 325 offers a direct drive lock, automatic force detection and monitored photo eyes. It is available in fully perforated or fenestrated patterns and in sizes up to 16 feet high and 12 feet wide. Buyers can choose from four standard powder coating colors or over 200 custom colors. wayne-dalton.com

Hunter Douglas

Hunter Douglas offers two new control systems for automated shadow installations. PowerView + is a hard-wired control system with Ethernet communication and quiet motors to dampen vibrations. PowerView AC is a 120 VAC motor designed for large windows and / or window sills and supports installations up to 240 inches wide and up to five blinds. Customers can control the colors through the company’s PowerView app or Pebble remote control, or by integrating with a home automation system. hunterdouglas.com


Modern Edge’s all-black window and door frames were developed in response to the growing demand from homeowners and, depending on the manufacturer, offer an alternative to neutral frame colors and a bold or restrained visual effect, depending on the aesthetics of the home. The new frame color option is available for selected impact-resistant, impact-resistant and energy-efficient window and door products, including WinGuard Aluminum and Vinyl, EnergyVue Vinyl and ClassicVue Max Aluminum. pgtinnovations.com

Quaker Windows & Doors

The quartz collection for the luxury housing market starts this year with three new offers. CityLine features an architecturally improved aluminum frame and Quaker’s OptiCore technology for structural and energy efficiency. Timberline combines a natural wood interior with an architectural exterior frame, and EdgeLine is a modern aluminum window that looks like traditional steel. quakerwindows.com


The skylight tunnel skylights from TZR and TZRL Wildfire Glass Curb-Mount meet the requirements of the extended WUI zone (Wildland-Urban Interface) and the burning brand code requirements of class A. The skylights achieve high fire resistance through flame retardant construction and ignition-resistant hardened Diamond wire glass. The TZR 014 model is designed for tiled roofs and does not include a blink kit. The TZRL 014 is designed for shingle roofs and contains a shingle roof flashing kit and a self-adhesive pad. veluxusa.com

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