Volume 18, Issue 7 - October 2017


WMA Preview
The World Millwork Alliance lands in Charlotte , N.C., for its 53rd annual trade show and convention. We preview the must-see products.
Beyond Doors and Windows
Most successful door and window installers do much more than fill openings in walls. In fact, diversification is essential to survive in todays remodeling industry.
Collision Course: NAFTA and Beyond
The ongoing renegotiations for North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) have stirred up some controversy, and a simmering softwood lumber dispute between the U.S. and Canada could hurt housing in this country.
Get a Grip
Hardware for todays sliding patio doors must be strong, secure and easy to operate. See how manufacturers are working to meet these goals

On the Cover
The smooth waters of trade between the main economic powers in North America have been looking a little choppy lately. NAFTA is being re-negotiated, and a softwood lumber dispute between the U.S. and Canada is starting to heat up. Read more about these issues starting on page 28.

Departments & Columns

From the Publisher
AAMA Analysis
Fenestration Focus
Whats News
Energy & Environmental News
Ones to Watch
Directory of Suppliers
Industry Indices
Dealer News
Dealer Products
WMA Headlines
M&M New

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