Update: MI Windows and Doors' Class-Action Update
This letter provides an update on the status of MIWD's MDL settlement agreement. In addition, it provides expectations regarding the communication and media coverage related to the case as it progresses, and ultimately, closes.
Move to New Texas Manufacturing Facility
MIWD recently announced plans to move a significant portion of its southern manufacturing operations from Carrollton to a new, 400,000-square-foot facility in nearby Flower Mound.
Clay Color Offering
MIWD recently announced the addition of a clay color option to its 4300 single-hung, 3580 slider, 9660 casement, 9770 awning, and 910 patio door. The new clay color option will help MIWD better serve its customers, as builders and developers work to meet the evolving needs of today’s homeowners. With a full configuration offering, every home will now have the option to use the clay color regardless of operational style.
Bronze Exterior on 3500 Series Products
MIWD will begin offering a bronze exterior laminate option on 3500 Series products. The bronze offering will be available for order on December 1st, 2014. This change meets a growing demand for more architecturally fitting, and aesthetically pleasing, products for new home construction and light commercial renovation projects.
Silver SuperCapSR™ Now Available on HomeMaker3™ Vinyl Windows
In response to market demand, MI Windows and Doors now offers a new SuperCapSR silver color coating on its HomeMaker3 vinyl windows. The new silver color has a clear anodized appearance, meeting the needs of residential and commercial new construction and replacement markets.
State-of-the-Art Multi-Slide Door
MIWD recently announced a partnership with Slide Works, Inc., to release a state-‐of-‐the-‐art Multi-‐Slide Door system. Featuring MIWD’s EnergyCore® door panels, the patent-‐pending track system is available in two-‐, three-‐ and four-‐track options. This unique door system features an LC-‐25 structural rating and allows for openings up to 16’, creating a sturdy and dependable moving wall of glass that merges interior and exterior spaces. The door can also be pocketed, providing a 16’ clear opening with no visible panels.
High-Performance LoE3-340 Glass
MIWD has implemented the use of Cardinal’s LoE3‐340 solar control glass. The new glass features unprecedented solar performance for double-‐pane units, achieving 0.18 solar heat gain coefficient (SHGC) without the need for room‐darkening tints. LoE3‐340 glass is available immediately in all products manufactured in MIWD’s Prescott Valley, AZ facility.