Doors & Windows

Primarily doors and windows for non-residential, low-rise construction.

Schweiss Doors now offers a Build Your Own Door Kit

Schweiss Doors has designed a simple way for customers to build their own hydraulic doorframe without sacrificing Schweiss quality and unique design features.   “We realized the great demand for the popular Schweiss hydraulic door design and figured out a … Read more »

Posted in Construction Industry News, Doors & Windows, Frame Building News, Horse Barns, Low Rise Construction, Metal Builder, Metal Buildings, Post Frame, Products, RB May 2015, Rural Builder Magazine, SIPs/ICFs | Tagged Build Your Own Door, hydraulic doorframe, hydraulic doors, schweiss doors | Leave a comment

Don’t fly by the seat of your pants: What you should know before building an aircraft hangar

Pre-engineered metal buildings are a popular choice for airport hangars, but not just any metal building is the right choice. Rural Builder turned to Erect-A-Tube, a company that designs and fabricates general aviation facilities of all sizes, for tips on … Read more »

Posted in Construction Industry News, Doors & Windows, Low Rise Construction, Metal Builder, Metal building systems, Metal Buildings, Metal Roofing Magazine, Products, Rural Builder Magazine | Tagged airport hangar, Erect-a-Tube, metal building | Leave a comment

Hydroswing announces new strategic partnership with GS Global Resources

Carlsbad, California –  Hydroswing® North America, a world leader in single panel hydraulic door systems, has announced a new strategic partnership with GS Global Resources (GSGR).  Since 1972, GSGR (headquartered in New Berlin, Wisconsin) has been at the forefront of … Read more »

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Top Tips: What you might not know about selection and installation of commercial door hardware

March 2015 Rural Builder

You can buy the best door on the market but if it isn’t installed properly, it won’t last as long as it was designed. Rural Builder went to suppliers of hardware to get their top tips for proper selection and … Read more »

Posted in Construction Industry News, Doors & Windows, Featured Magazine, Frame Building News, Products, RB March 2015, Rural Builder Magazine, Supplier News | Tagged Cannonball:HNP, commercial door hardware, MWI Components, National Hardware, Plyco, Richards-Wilcox | Leave a comment

Innovative portable ‘Bar Pod’ sports doors from Schweiss

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- Hydraulic doors offer ease of operation and shaded area for patrons – HECTOR, Minn. – There was a time when a team of Clydesdales was the best way to deliver kegs to the thirsty beer lovers of America. Thanks … Read more »

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Schweiss Doors part of winning Ontario municipal building

Municipal building awarded for innovation, environmentally friendly features HECTOR, Minn. – In a perfect world, the construction of a municipal building would be highlighted by both form and function. Most times, because the budget is determined by taxpayer dollars, the … Read more »

Posted in Business and Management, Construction Industry News, Doors & Windows, Energy Efficiency, Green Building, Green Products, Green Projects, In the Industry, Industry Honors, Metal Builder, Metal building systems, Products, Recyclable, Renewable, Rural Builder Magazine, Supplier News, Sustainability | Leave a comment

Top 10 Products for rural builders

February 2015 Rural Builder

In every issue of both Rural Builder and Frame Building News we have a section called “Product Profile”. There, we showcase products for rural builders. Information and photos are sent to us by suppliers and manufacturers for free exposure in … Read more »

Posted in Building Components, Construction Industry News, Doors & Windows, Fasteners, Frame Building News, Horse Barn Products, Industry Honors, Products, Roofing Products, Rural Builder Magazine, Top Products | Tagged aj manufacturing, Cannonball:HNP, Graber Post, Levi's Building Components, MWI, palram, Plyco, rural builders, Sno Gem, SnoBlox SnoJax | Leave a comment

DBCI enlists DSI as distributor for Northeast

- Regional door company will offer Curl-Lok in seven states – Douglasville, GA – Rollup door manufacturer DBCI announces a new partnership with DSI Distribution out of Framingham, Massachusetts. DSI will service all DBCI commercial door requests in Massachusetts, Connecticut, … Read more »

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Wayne Dalton doors to be featured on HGTV, Science Channel programs

Wayne Dalton, the garage door and overhead door manufacturer, will be featured on two upcoming nationwide television series: “Property Brothers at Home” on HGTV, and the Science Channel’s “How It’s Made.” “Property Brothers at Home” is a series featuring renovation projects completed … Read more »

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DBCI Celebrates Nationwide 5-Year Safety Milestone

All manufacturing locations remain accident-free for over five years Douglasville, GA – Roll-up door manufacturer DBCI announced that on October 29 its Chandler, Arizona manufacturing facility completed its fifth consecutive year without a single recordable injury. The milestone means all … Read more »

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