Sector: Windows, Doors, and Skylights

Market Overview: Energy efficiency standards and incentives are growing the market for improved performance in the windows, doors, and skylights (WDS) sector. In addition to new construction demands, the Window and Door Manufacturers Association estimates that America’s existing housing stock has nearly one billion single-pane windows—as well as numerous inefficient doors and—that need to be replaced by more efficient options. The WDS replacement market is expected to grow slowly as consumers weigh the benefits of replacement (comfort, aesthetics) against the high up front costs and long payback period when it comes to energy savings. 

Unlike the appliance and HVAC sectors, WDS markets are not dominated by a few large brands. Because windows and doors often are tailored to an area’s local climate, there are still many smaller companies manufacturing and selling to the local or regional market. With the exception of some Canadian manufacturers importing to the United States, several large OEMs that sell products nationally through regional facilities, and a few luxury windows imported from Europe, most WDS products installed in this country are manufactured domestically. The manufacturing of hardware and components like hinges and locks tends to be more globalized, but there are still multiple U.S. suppliers.

Demand for windows from U.S. consumers is forecast to grow at a 4 percent annual growth rate (an increase in production by 7 million units) through 2019.  Vinyl windows have exploded in popularity and account for 60% of all window units nationally.  Wood windows and exterior doors are still requested – especially for custom projects or higher end homes—but they have increasingly lost market share to plastic-, fiberglass-, and metal-based options. These other materials are better able to deliver on qualities such as durability, cost, energy efficiency, and customization, particularly in regards to color and texture.

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Company Location
Dixie Window Manufacturing Company Inc. Birmingham, Alabama
Doer's Window Manufacturing LLC Tampa, Florida
Dome'L Inc. Clifton, New Jersey
Don Young Company Dallas, Texas
Doors In Motion Tempe, Arizona
Dor-Mate Company Inc. Forest Hill, Texas
Dor-Win Manufacturing Company Elmwood Park, New Jersey
Duke Vinyl Products Charlotte, North Carolina
Dunbarton Corporation Dothan, Alabama
Duo-Gard Industries Inc. Canton, Michigan
Eagle Window & Door Inc. Dubuque, Iowa
Earthwise Group LLC The Liberty Township, Ohio
Eastern Architectural Systems Fort Meyers, Florida
ECO Window Systems LLC Medley, Florida
EFCO Corporation Monett, Missouri
Eggers Industries Two Rivers, Wisconsin
Eggers Industries Neenah, Wisconsin
Eggers Industries Smithfield, Kentucky
EL & EL Wood Products Chino, California
EL & EL Wood Products Galt, California
Elite Solar Systems Inc. Chandler, Arizona
Elite Vinyl Windows Inc. Santa Fe Springs, California
Elmont Glass Company Inc. Garden City Park, New York
Emtek Products Inc. City of Industry, California
Energy Shield Window and Door Company Phoenix, Arizona
EnerLux Windows & Doors Omaha, Nebraska
ES Windows Miami, Florida
Eurex Shutters Lehigh Acres, Florida
Eurocraft Industries Largo, Florida
EW7 Products LLC Wichita, Kansas
Exterior Technologies Inc. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
EZ Lock Shutters & Glass Inc. Miami, Florida
EZ Tops Worldwide Calais, Maine
FAKRO America LLC Addison, Illinois
Farley Windows and Doors Holly Springs, Mississippi
Fleetwood Windows & Doors Corona, California
Foam Supplies Inc. Lewisville, Texas
Foam Supplies Inc. Earth City, Missouri
Four Seasons Sunrooms & Windows Holbrook, New York
FrontLine Building Products Inc. Merrill, Wisconsin
FrontLine Building Products Inc. Medford, Wisconsin
FrontLine Building Products Inc. Green Bay, Wisconsin
Functional Fenestration Inc. Hawthorne, California
General Aluminum Corporation Carrolton, Texas
Genesee Valley Windows Flint, Michigan
Genius Retractable Screen Systems Brookings, South Dakota
Georgia Pacific Building Products Cuba, Missouri
Georgia Pacific Building Products Atlanta, Georgia
Georgia Pacific Building Products Canby, Oregon
Gerkin Windows & Doors South Sioux City, Nebraska