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Window Industry Resources

Are you looking to gain some knowledge on windows? Our experts have curated a helpful list of resources for you.

Choosing the right windows is crucial for dealers, contractors, and homeowners alike. That’s why we support consumers making educated decisions on what they put in their homes.

Below you’ll find a list of helpful links to some of the most credible sources in the building, construction, and fenestration industries to support your window research.

You can explore our Frequently Asked Questions page to find answers about different types of windows, when to buy them, which kind is best for your home, and more.

If you still have questions, one of our Earthwise specialists will be happy to help you.

Definition of Fenestration

Fenestration is a term used to describe the openings of buildings. Officially, Mirriam-Webster defines it as “the arrangement, proportioning, and design of windows and doors in a building.”

Industry Publications

Builder Magazine

Building, Design & Construction Magazine

Door & Window Market Magazine

Journal of Light Construction

Qualified Remodeler

Rate It Green Directory

Remodeling Magazine

Replacement Contractor

Window & Door

Industry Research Sources

IBIS World
Window installation market research (for purchase).

Fredonia Group
Windows & Doors - Industry Market Research, Market Share, Market Size, Sales, Industry Trends and more (for purchase).

Remodeling Magazine

Window and Door “Top 100” List
Top 100 U.S. window and door manufacturers (free report).

Industry-Related Organizations and Trade Associations

Aluminum Extruders Council

American Architectural Manufacturers Association

American Institute of Architects

(Free architectural information on building materials, manufacturers, specifications, etc.)

American Society of Civil Engineers

ASTM International
(Formerly American Society for Testing and Materials)

Building Enclosure Technology and Environment Council
(Part of the National Institute of Building Sciences)

Building Performance Institute

Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Network

Energy Star Windows
(Managed by the Environmental Protection Agency)

Fenestration Manufacturers Association
(Formerly the Architectural Manufacturers Association of Florida)

Insulating Glass Certification Council

Installation Masters Institute

Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance

National Association of Home Builders

National Association of the Remodeling Industry

National Fenestration Rating Council

National Glass Association

National Sunroom Association
National Sunroom Association

Residential Energy Performance Network

Safety Glazing Certification Council

U.S. Green Building Council

The Vinyl Institute

Window & Door Manufacturers Association