Maumee, Ohio (PRWEB) February 12, 2014
Therma-Tru, the leading entry door brand most preferred by builders and remodelers, has introduced a variety of new doors, features and glass styles to meet consumer needs.
"Every new product option being introduced by Therma-Tru in 2014 positively impacts builders and remodelers working to meet consumer demands in the marketplace," says Mark Savan, president of Therma-Tru Doors. “With the immediate popularity last year of Pulse contemporary doors we have moved forward to introduce a Mahogany grain option and new style. And, we're responding to requests for more door glass features by enhancing our selection of simulated divided lites, grilles between glass and easy-use internal blinds."
For more than 50 years Therma-Tru has specialized in providing aesthetically-pleasing, award-winning door options and entrance solutions from a single supplier.
"A Therma-Tru® door with genuine Therma-Tru parts is more than just a beautiful door; it's a complete door system," says Savan. "Our doors offer uncompromising quality inside and out. By manufacturing or specifying every aspect of the complete door system --- including door panel, glass and components --- to a high quality standard, we create a reliable, dependable door system backed by the industry's most comprehensive warranty."*
New Products for 2014
Fiber-Classic Mahogany Collection - On-trend new door styles expand this top-selling, growing product line to satisfy homeowners. New doors and sidelites include deep Mahogany graining and high-definition panel embossments that are designed to complement rich wood tones in the home's interior, extending the hardwood look to entry, patio, house-to-garage and service doors. The expansion also introduces the Mahogany grain to the Therma-Tru vented sidelite offering.
Pulse – Launched in 2013, the Pulse series of contemporary doors now adds a Mahogany-grained fiberglass option along with a new Echo design option for doors and sidelites. Delivering clean lines and crisp right angles, Pulse meets new construction and remodeling market needs for homeowners seeking modern and eclectic entrances.
The new Mahogany-grained fiberglass offering joins the original Oak-grained fiberglass, smooth fiberglass and steel product line options. New configurations within the Echo design provide a total of 12 new door styles and four new sidelite choices available in a variety of glass designs and material offerings. Pulse doors and sidelites are available in 6'8" and 8'0" heights.
Internal Blinds - Available in full- and half-lite styles, ENERGY STAR® qualified Low-E internal blinds provide both energy efficiency and privacy to home entrances. Cordless operation allows homeowners to control the desired level of light and privacy with the simplicity of a single handle. Blinds are enclosed between glass and remain dust-free for homeowner convenience.
Available in the Fiber-Classic Mahogany CollectionTM, Fiber-Classic® Oak Collection®, Smooth-Star®, ProfilesTM, Traditions and Pulse product lines for doors and sidelites.
Camber Top Glass Shape - Available for Fiber-Classic Mahogany and Oak Collections, Smooth-Star, Profiles and Traditions doors, the camber top glass shape combines the beauty and natural light of glass with the sense of security that comes with the privacy of a solid-panel door at an exceptional value. Designed as a solution for budget-conscious homeowners, the camber top is designed to complement wood-grained, stainable and smooth, paintable doors for broad appeal.
Decorative glass designs of Maple Park®, SaratogaTM, WellesleyTM and ConcordeTM are available in a variety of caming options to suit many aesthetics. Four privacy glass designs are also available for the camber top, as well as Low-E and clear glass. Divided lite options include grilles between glass in five colors (white, almond, bronze, tan and stone), as well as fixed grille configurations.
Simulated Divided Lites (SDLs) - More than 400 different SDL configurations are now available with the addition of new grid patterns designed to pair with privacy, Low-E and clear glass, as well as flush-glazed products. SDLs are also designed to be layered over GBGs to create a more authentic divided lite look.
Made of durable composite material, wood-grained and smooth-textured SDLs can be stained and painted to complement doors and sidelites, enhancing the overall look of Colonial and Craftsman style homes. Available in the Fiber-Classic Mahogany and Oak Collections, Smooth-Star, Profiles and Traditions product lines.
Grilles Between Glass (GBGs) - The Therma-Tru GBG portfolio expands to create up to 3,000 different configurations with the addition of new colors, shapes and grid patterns. The easy-to-maintain divided lite option complements a variety of home styles including Traditional-, Craftsman- and Prairie-inspired looks while meeting homeowner desires by coordinating with window grid patterns and colors.
GBGs can be customized with contour or flat bars and five color options (white, almond, bronze, tan and stone) to complement both wood-grained, stainable and smooth, paintable doors and sidelites. Grilles are thermally sealed between two panes of tempered glass and are available in the Fiber-Classic Mahogany and Oak Collections, Smooth-Star, Profiles and Traditions product lines.
CambridgeTM Decorative Glass with Black Nickel Caming - As black nickel caming continues to grow in popularity with homeowners, Therma-Tru extends the option to Cambridge decorative glass for the Classic-Craft® Rustic CollectionTM, Classic-Craft® Oak CollectionTM and Classic-Craft® Canvas Collection®. Available in a wide variety of glass shapes for both entry doors and sidelites.
Impact-Rated Salinas® Glass Design with Oceana Glass - Impact-rated Salinas decorative glass is now available with textured Oceana glass instead of clear glass for increased privacy. A variety of popular door styles meet coastal region codes and regulations, offering enhanced protection in extreme weather conditions while providing added security.** Available in the Fiber-Classic Mahogany and Oak Collections, Smooth-Star, Profiles and Traditions product lines for doors and sidelites.
Same-Day Stain Kits - The newly-formulated, easy-to-use stain and topcoat provide increased workability and reduced gloss in a quick-drying formula. Specially formulated for Therma-Tru® fiberglass doors and Fypon® stainable polyurethane products, the colorfast stain resists fading, bleaching and yellowing to create a beautiful finish and is available in seven finish colors: Light Oak, Natural Oak, Walnut, English Walnut, Mahogany, Cedar and Cherry.
Same-Day Stain is available in an all-inclusive kit that contains everything needed to stain a Therma-Tru fiberglass double door system, a single door with two sidelites, or approximately 50 square feet of Fypon stainable polyurethane. Assorted individual-sized cans of stain and topcoat are also available.
Therma-Tru is the leading entry door brand most preferred by builders and remodelers. Founded in 1962, Therma-Tru pioneered the fiberglass entry door industry, and today offers a complete portfolio of entry and patio door system solutions, including decorative glass doorlites, sidelites and transoms, and door components. The company also offers low-maintenance Fypon urethane and PVC products. Headquartered in Maumee, Ohio, Therma-Tru is part of Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE: FBHS). For more information and product warranty details, visit http://www.thermatru.com, http://www.fypon.com or call (800) 537-8827.
ENERGY STAR is a government program that helps consumers protect the environment through superior energy efficiency and is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Energy and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
**Must be installed as part of a Therma-Tru door system in compliance with a Therma-Tru impact-rated product approval. Visit http://www.thermatru.com for product approvals. Follow weather and news reports in order to assess severe weather situations and obey local authorities' shelter and evacuation orders. No product guarantees safety for persons or property, nor makes any premises hurricane- or impact-proof.