• Fenestration Process

    Window factory worker calculating lengths for custom wood windows

Our proven process honors your vision by providing a single-source solution for custom fenestration.

custom fenestration discussion

1. Design

Your vision. Our experience.
Together, we push boundaries.

We listen carefully to understand every nuance of your design intent and every facet of the architectural experience you envision.

In this schematic stage, we engage with the ideas you have on paper through our design-assist process. We discuss key factors such as aesthetics, materials, profiles, budgets, code compliance and engineering challenges.

As you impart your vision, we share our knowledge and experience. Together we determine how the windows and doors will best become part of the language of your design.

2. Engineer

You know the challenges.
We navigate opportunities
and mitigate risks.

We ensure expert engineering as we take into consideration every aspect of your building site, its exposures and environment.

We will work with your design team to anticipate, assess and resolve potential engineering challenges before they become actual problems. By applying our knowledge and experience, gained over 30 years of in-house and third party testing and engineering, we ensure a smooth progression through complex conditions.

Everything we do in this stage is aimed at combining aesthetic details with engineered performance to specifically address challenges. Your custom fenestration will speak to your design intent while ensuring optimum quality and longevity.

engineering consultant at his desk

3. Fabricate

Handcrafted fenestration—
we do that.

As a single-source supplier, we put our heart and soul into everything we build for you, one by one. We understand that handcrafted windows and doors are not for everyone. If a client’s vision can be realized with off-the-shelf products, then that is what we recommend. However, when you design beyond boundaries, we will be right beside you.

Our factory-direct approach gives you open access to the people who create your windows and doors. There is no one in between. A consistent team will be available to you and will provide concise and knowledgeable communication. We offer a single point of accountability. The buck stops here.

Our history and experience with custom fenestration allows us to fabricate unique products of which we are extremely proud.

4. Deliver

You have a time and place.
We will be there.

We understand what is at stake in maintaining your schedule, coordinating sub-trades and meeting milestones. As a single-source provider, we design and fabricate your windows and doors with delivery in mind. Our software system recalibrates our workflow every 24 hours so we can see exactly where each bar-coded component is as we move toward on-time completion.

By utilizing factory-direct communication, we strive to anticipate every logistical hurdle, so you don’t have to.

CNC machining custom architectural windows and doors
installation of custom architectural windows

5. Install

We will not rest until the process
is complete.

Handcrafted fenestration demands meticulous installation. Until your windows and doors are correctly placed, fastened and integrated with the wall and waterproofing details, we will not be satisfied.

We take full responsibility for our contribution to your architectural vision. We do whatever it takes to ensure the installation reflects our commitment to collaborative excellence.

You can rely on us from beginning to end—a single source of production means a single source of accountability.

6. Endure

You stand by your clients—
we stand by you.

We care beyond the installation. We will be available and accountable to you long after the punch list is complete and you’ve handed over the keys.

Our business is not based on a transaction, but on an enduring relationship. Over the years, our company has grown solely by word of mouth. We are here, and we’re not going anywhere.

Ready to elevate your architectural experience?