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Pella Launches NEW Energy-Efficient Sliding Doors

We’ve added new energy-efficient vinyl sliding patio doors to the Pella® 250 Series product line. Special sizes, a knockdown frame, and a range of features and options will make your job easier.

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How SkillsUSA and Pella are Impacting the Future

As a proud supporter of the #KeepCraftAlive movement, Pella made financial and window donations to aid the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference for aspiring tradespeople.

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Pella's Expanded DuraColor™ Vinyl Finishes

New striking color choices and beautiful designs, Pella provides the total window package – now with an expanded offering of colors for Pella® 350 Series and Pella 250 Series vinyl products.

3 Trends to Watch in Smart Homes

Now that CES and the International Builder's Show are over, here's what you need to know about what homeowners will be looking for when considering home technology in 2016.

Keith Eymann is an award-winning contractor in Kansas City whose work has been featured in Architectural Digest

Finding Success in Modern Design

Kansas City contractor Keith Eymann has always had an innovative spirit. Now he’s channeling it into the timeless yet contemporary design trends his clients crave.

3 Ways to Improve Quality Work

3 Ways to Improve Quality Work

How can you deliver quality from start to finish when working on custom projects? We’ve identified three areas of focus to help improve quality. Learn from our custom plant manager, Joel Barrett, and watch our video to see steps we take to deliver quality projects.

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Pella's New Enhanced Wood Stain Colors and Process

This new stain process gives Pella® wood windows and patio doors greater wood-grain consistency and reduced gloss for a fine-furniture finish that can be seen in each of its five new stain colors.

Exterior of a brick home with energy efficient windows and doors by Pella

How to Deliver the Energy Efficiency Your Customers Demand

As one of the most requested features in windows and doors today, energy efficiency is something homeowners will ask about. Give yourself a head start on those questions by becoming familiar with some of Pella's high-performance energy efficiency offerings. And see what a few tips from Pella can do for your business.

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The Latest in Contemporary Home Design: Q+A with Snake River Builders

Custom residential home builder John McIntosh of Snake River Builders talks about the role of windows and doors in contemporary home design and the importance of builder-supplier relationships.

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