Making retrofits easy, pretty and high-performance - February blog post

Twinsburg, Ohio
900 Broadway, NYC
Blog by Helen Sanders, Ph.D
900 Broadway, NYC
The renovation of 900 Broadway, NYC, provided essential preservation of the 18th century architecture with an upgrade to provide 21st century fenestration performance. The retrofit used the fitting within the glove method. Photo credit: Skyline Windows

This month, I had the privilege of sitting down (virtually) with Adrian Lowenstein, who is responsible for national business development at Skyline Windows. I got his take on the challenges of implementing high-performance fenestration in New York City (NYC) renovations and beyond. He identifies major themes: the criticality of quality control in both the field and shop; the importance of creating fenestration systems that are easy to retrofit into existing buildings; and the need to think about the maintenance of windows in the same way we think about car continue reading click here.

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