Simonton Design Showcase: Kendal on Hudson Kendal on Hudson's continuing care retirement community offers residents ease of living and breathtaking views. With 35 unique floor plans to personalize the interior, the exterior needed a unified look. More importantly, with almost 5,000 windows to capture views of the Hudson River Valley from every angle, the windows needed to be energy efficient and easy to maintain. Download the PDF
Simonton Design Showcase: Cost-Saving Window Replacement Soaring energy prices played an important role in Stu McDowell's decision to replace the original wood windows in his 1954 suburban Chicago home. While he hoped his new ENERGY STAR compliant windows would help save on his energy bills, he had no idea that the energy savings would cause his gas company some anxiety. Download the PDF
Simonton Design Showcase: Clock Tower Pacifica, California is a city embracing redevelopment changes. Located 15 minutes south of San Francisco, this quiet community is both blessed and cursed with its seaside location. Oceanfront views are plentiful, but so is the constant saturation of coastal fog. When creating the new downtown landmark Clock Tower building, owner Richard Bulan faced the challenege head-on of finding products that could handle the constant attack of salt air. Download the PDF
Simonton Design Showcase: Cape Cod Transformation When newlyweds Rob and Holly Fanjoy purchased their 1955 Cape Cod home, they weren't wearing rose-colored glasses. They knew the 1,100-square foot house needed extensive work. One of their first challenges was to replace the drafty original wood windows. More than 50 years old, the leaky single-glazed windows were no match for frosty Michigan winters. Download the PDF
Simonton Design Showcase: Bethany Oceanfront Multi-Use Complex Back in 1966 business was booming at the Blue Surft Motel in Bethany Beach, Delaware. The oceanfront property was the "in place" for seaside family vacations. Fast forward to 2008, and the McCabe family, who had run the motel for 35 years, decided it was time for a change. They tore down the fifty-year-old motel and used the land to construct a stunning mixed development structure featuring 14 condominiums and a dozen retail shops.Download the PDF
Simonton Design Showcase: Second Empire Historic Renovation Whether you're a longtime married couple or the country's most beloved home improvement television show, celebrating a 30th anniversary is a big deal. So, when the team at This Old House decided to create a special project in the Boston area to celebrate their 30th anniversary year, they went all-out. Download the PDF
Simonton Export Showcase: Providence Rehabilitation Centre Thanks to a smart decision and good timing, the Providence Rehabilitation Centre in Nassau successfully withstood the severe weather associated with Hurricane Sandy in October of 2012. Just weeks before the superstorm hit, the 100-year-old structure had all of its old windows replaced with Simonton StormBreaker Plus® vinyl windows Download the PDF
Thanks to a smart decision and good timing, the Providence Rehabilitation Centre in Nassau, Bahamas, successfully withstood Hurricane Sandy in October of 2012. Just weeks before the superstorm hit, the 100-year-old structure had all of its windows replaced with Simonton StormBreaker Plus® vinyl windows.