Marvin Window Voted One of the “Best New Products of 2012”
By: Architectural Visions
Marvin Windows and Doors is honored to be recognized as one the “101 Best New Products of 2012” according to the August issues of Professional Builder and Professional Remodeler magazines. The annual list provides a glimpse into the latest and greatest products in the building industry. Marvin received the distinction for the chain-and-pulley double hung window, the ideal product for adding authenticity to historical renovation or old-world warmth to new construction.
The editors of the magazines stated, “For clients who want to achieve a historic look but with modern performance, Marvin Signature Services offers a chain-and-pulley double-hung window unit. Available as double or single hung and in a variety of rectangular sash or radius shapes, the solid-wood window features concealed weatherstripping, providing energy efficiency without compromising architectural lines.”
Products were judged based on several factors, including advancing an existing product category, reducing labor or material cost, improving energy efficiency and performance, enhancing design or style, making life easier for homeowners or builders, and reducing the environmental impact of the home or product.