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The American Architectural Manufacturer Association (AAMA) is made up of people like you, people who are concerned about the direction of their company and the industry. As a material-neutral organization, AAMA brings together window, door, skylight, curtain wall and storefront manufacturers, suppliers and test labs to represent our individual and shared concerns. Our membership is comprised of large and small companies that are both residentially and commercially focused.

What can AAMA offer you?
  • AAMA proactively and effectively drives code development and is influential with regard to construction and specification issues.
  • The AAMA Certification Label shows your products meet rigorous performance standards.
  • AAMA standards are developed to solve critical issues in the industry. 
  • AAMA is also active and influential in the Western and Southeastern regions of the U.S.
  • AAMA's Councils focus specifically on your product or material

To learn how you can benefit from AAMA membership, visit the Join Us page.

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September 22, 2014

North Carolina Rejects Temporary Rule Discouraging Use of Low-e Windows

The North Carolina Rules Review Commission has rejected the temporary rule which allowed permit holders to opt-out of using low-e fenestration products in residential construction.

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September 18, 2014

AAMA and World Vision Fill 500 Backpacks with Supplies for In-Need Children

During the AAMA 2014 Fall Conference, volunteers rolled up their sleeves and filled backpacks with school supplies to benefit children at a Title I elementary school in the Denver area. A total of 500 backpacks were filled and distributed during the event.


September 30, 2014

Canadian Differences in NAFS Application

The North American Fenestration Standard (NAFS) - AAMA/WDMA/CSA 101/I.S.2/A440 - was developed to harmonize requirements and facilitate trade with our northern neighbor. There remain some differences in requirements, however, owing primarily to the relative severity of the Canadian climate.

September 29, 2014

AAMA Western Region Fall Summit to Take Place October 14-15

AAMA's Western Region members will be meeting in Costa Mesa, CA on October 14-15 at the Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa Hotel. Registration is open until October 7. A golf tournament, several speakers and a unique tour of a high-performance, green-focused home await event participants in California.

September 26, 2014

Corporate Renewal Process to Begin in Coming Weeks: Check Your Email

The renewal process for AAMA Corporate Members will begin in early November.


September 29, 2014

Mike Hamand, Engineer Team Leader, is Proud to Help Shape Specification Future For Customer Need

Mike Hamand entered the industry in 2005 after spending 22 years in appliances. He now works at Pella and today he talks about the value of communicating with supplier partners.

September 26, 2014

As Summer Ends, AAMA and Member Company Philanthropy Continue

While AAMA conferences are widely known for a demanding three-day schedule with a full slate of marketing and technical output, there are frequent opportunities to participate in team-building philanthropy and networking. AAMA's 2014 Fall Conference in Denver, CO, proved this to be true, as we heard from many members who have been busy donating their time and resources to make positive changes around them.

September 24, 2014

Chris Magnuson, SSGC First Vice President, Discusses Importance of Product Evolution in Fenestration

Chris Magnuson has worked at WASCO since 1978. In today's post, he talks about his career in the industry as well as what he believes the future holds for fenestration products.

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