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Hurd is First-to-Market with New Wood Grain Exterior Aluminum Cladding

Homeowners get the look of wood with the low maintenance of aluminum cladding.

MEDFORD, Wis. – August 1, 2014 – Hurd Windows & Doors announces the introduction of its Luxury Wood Grain Collection, an industry-leading line of wood grain aluminum clad colors. For the first time, homeowners will be able to get the warmth and beauty of a wood grain exterior with all the benefits of Hurd’s low maintenance, heavy duty, extruded aluminum cladding that’s at least twice as thick as its competitors’ roll-form cladding.

Hurd's new wood grain exterior aluminum cladding comes in six finish colors: Antique Walnut, Burl Walnut, Classic Cherry, Knotty Pine, Manor Oak, and Royal Mahogany. Each has its own color and grain pattern to resemble its real wood counterpart. The line...

Sierra Pacific Industries Announces Intent to Acquire Hurd Windows and Doors

Anderson, CA – Sierra Pacific Industries (SPI) today announced it has entered into an agreement to purchase Hurd and Superseal Windows and Doors from Longroad Asset Management, LLC. With the acquisition of these leading national brands, this purchase will add manufacturing capacity, a skilled work force, additional product lines, and immediate exposure to Central and Eastern U.S. and international markets for the Window Division of Sierra Pacific Industries – a family owned and managed wood products firm headquartered in Anderson, California.

“The acquisition of Hurd Windows and Doors will significantly expand the sales and manufacturing capabilities of our Window Division as we move beyond our current footprint in the western U.S.,” said Sierra Pacific President George...

Hurd Windows & Doors Launches Revamped Website

Site brings together the best ideas and comprehensive information to choose new construction or replacement windows and doors.

MEDFORD, Wis. – April 2, 2014 – Hurd Windows & Doors today announced the launch of its new website www.hurd.com with enhanced user tools and comprehensive product line content. Three new photo galleries showcase commercial work, residential and international projects. The new website makes choosing new and replacement windows and doors easier for homeowners, builders, architects and international clients.

The new “Choosing Your Windows Just Got Very Easy” tool poses seven questions to walk homeowners through all of the selection points to personalize their windows. Homeowners can visualize and dream big with “The Window Wish” book feature....

Superseal Records Significant Growth, Results in Development Grant From City of Merrill

Window and door company now employs nearly 100 in Merrill.

MERRILL, WISC. – June 23, 2014 – Hurd Windows and Doors announced that due to the dramatic job growth at its Superseal Windows and Doors manufacturing facility in Merrill, Wisconsin, the City of Merrill has agreed to convert a $200,000 TID Loan into a non-repayable development grant.
Under the terms of the agreement, if Superseal created 75 new jobs by December 15, 2014, the loan would be considered a development incentive with no repayment requirements. As of June 1st, the vinyl windows and doors manufacturer had already significantly surpassed its jobs creation goal.
According to Hurd Vice President of Administration and Operations Scott Albers, the dramatic increase in job creation is attributed to the...

Trends Colors Release

HURD WINDOWS & DOORS INTRODUCES NEW TRENDS COLOR PALETTE WITH SEVEN STRIKING COLORS

MEDFORD, Wis. – May 15, 2014 – Cool water blue, battleship gray, and rich earthy red tones are coming to a window near you. After looking at its recent custom order trends, listening to customer feedback and scouting the latest in home décor, Hurd Windows & Doors developed its new Trends Color Palette. Available May 2014, seven new colors add inspired detail to any design scheme.

The new colors: Silver Ice, Gray Velvet, Battleship Gray, Copper Sun, Cadet Blue, Hampton Blue and Oceanside Blue join Hurd’s 15 standard colors, five anodized finishes and unlimited custom colors to make a bold statement or provide a neutral undertone. Hurd’s Trends Color Palette is offered at its...

Hurd Receives Presidential Award for Exports

Wisconsin-based window and door manufacturer cited for worldwide 
export expertise by Acting Secretary of Commerce Rebecca Blank.

Washington, D.C. – May 20, 2013 – U.S. Acting Secretary of Commerce Rebecca Blank today presented Hurd Windows & Doors with the President’s “E” Award for Exports at a ceremony in Washington, D.C. The “E” Awards are the highest recognition any U.S. entity may receive for making a significant contribution to the expansion of U.S. exports. 

According to Hurd President and CEO Dominic Truniger, Hurd’s custom wood windows and doors and vinyl products are sold exclusively through more than 400 distributors in the United States and Canada, and in 30 countries worldwide. Truninger, along with Director of...

Hurd Makes Bold Claim: 
CoreGuard is Best Wood Protection in the Industry

After two years on the market, Hurd’s exclusive technology 
wins overwhelming acceptance and success.

Medford, WI – January 22, 2013 – Hurd Windows and Doors is making a bold claim at this year’s International Builders Show: CoreGuardTM is the best wood protection treatment in the window industry. And the industry appears to agree with them. CoreGuard, which was introduced in 2007, has been extensively recognized for its superior protection of wood windows – because of the exclusive technology that penetrates the entire cross section of the window. 

“True to its name, CoreGuard goes to the very core of the window when needed.  That’s what differentiates it from all other wood window treatments,” said Vice President of Products and...

Hurd Spotlighted in ABC World News ‘Made in America’ Story

Wisconsin company touted for its US-built doors and windows 
which have been exported to more than 30 countries worldwide.

Medford, WI – September 21, 2012 – ABC World News Tonight with Diane Sawyer shined a spotlight on Hurd Windows and Doors for a “Made in America” feature airing Thursday, September 20, 2012.  The Medford, Wisconsin-headquartered manufacturer was included in the story that highlighted US-based businesses that are making a domestic and global economic impact.

Hurd, which has built custom wood windows and doors for more than 90 years, was recognized in the national news story for competing on a global basis out of its Midwestern manufacturing facilities in Medford and Merrill, Wisconsin. As part of the segment,...

Named ‘Exporter of the Year’ by ThinkGlobal, Inc.

Wisconsin company recognized for marketing its Made in America 
windows and doors in 20 countries worldwide.

Medford, WI – March 28, 2012 – Hurd Windows and Doors has been named a 2012 Exporter of the Year award winner for marketing its Made in America products in 20 countries worldwide. The award was presented by ThinkGlobal Inc., publisher of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Commercial News USA. 

The Exporter of the Year award in the Building/Construction/Hardware category was presented to Hurd’s President and CEO Dominic Truniger and Director of International Sales Scott Klieforth on March 27 during the Asia/Pacific Business Outlook conference in Los Angeles. 

Medford, Wisconsin-based Hurd has a 90-year tradition of Made...

The Future of Window, Door Energy-Efficiency on Display at IBS Show Village Home

Cape Cod Technology Home to showcase Hurd Ultra-R based products.

Medford, WI – February 8, 2012 – There will be a new view on energy efficiency at the International Builders Show (IBS) in Orlando, FL in February.  Visitors to the 13th annual Show Village will peer through Hurd Windows and Doors’ Utra-R products, which are said to be the future of energy performance in window and door technology.

Hurd’s Ultra-R windows are considered groundbreaking because they achieve center of glass R-values that range from R-6 to an unprecedented R-20.  The windows utilize advanced, Heat Mirror® coated films suspended between the glass panes of insulated glass. These films are coated with nanoscale metal particles that reflect heat back to its...

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