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The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) is made up of window, door, skylight, curtain wall and storefront manufacturers, suppliers and test labs. These large and small companies supply products for both residential and commercial buildings.

What can AAMA offer you?
  • The searchable Certified Products Directory locates manufacturers that are a part of AAMA's prestigious Certification Program.
  • The AAMA Certification Label provides confidence that the products you choose, when installed properly, match the quality of the sample product tested.
  • Free brochure downloads cover topics such as product care and maintenance, product certification, green building, commercial buildings and window safety.
We encourage you to take advantage of the resources available on our site and learn more about the products in your home.



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December 1, 2016

AAMA Releases Updated Document for Impact-Resistant Windows, Doors and Skylights

AAMA recently released an updated document using ASTM test methods to qualify windows, doors and skylights as "impact resistant." The AAMA 506-16, Voluntary Specifications for Impact and Cycle Testing of Fenestration Products, was last updated in 2011.

December 1, 2016

New InstallationMasters Courses | Commit to Installer Training, Get Instructor Training Free

Due to the inherent differences in installation practices for new construction versus remodeling, AAMA is expanding the InstallationMasters professional certification program to include information from consensus installation practices not previously covered by the program and is enhancing the coverage of content previously included. In response to industry input, AAMA is also re-organizing course content into focused segments to better address market needs.

News

December 1, 2016

Case Study: Vinyl Windows at Mixed-Use Space Withstand Humidity, Maintain Visual Charm

City Place is a mixed-use development on a five acre site near the Brookhaven MARTA Station, outside metropolitan Atlanta. This Dekalb County development serves as the nucleus for the surrounding Brookhaven neighborhood, with pedestrian friendly sidewalks and a ground floor retail commercial focus.

December 1, 2016

New InstallationMasters Courses | Commit to Installer Training, Get Instructor Training Free

Due to the inherent differences in installation practices for new construction versus remodeling, AAMA is expanding the InstallationMasters professional certification program to include information from consensus installation practices not previously covered by the program and is enhancing the coverage of content previously included. In response to industry input, AAMA is also re-organizing course content into focused segments to better address market needs.

November 30, 2016

AAMA to Improve AAMA e-News Structure, Appearance

With a new year approaching, AAMA will be implementing improvements to the AAMA e-News format. The AAMA website will soon show the results of a vast redesign, and along with it there will be a new layout to our content-rich monthly newsletter, beginning in 2017. The revamped newsletter design will include a cleaner appearance, new rotating section headers and the opportunity for member companies to purchase sponsorships.


Blog

December 2, 2016

Plan Ahead Now for End-of-the-Year Social Media Content

As 2016 winds down, it's time to begin planning for the year to come. You may have your budget plans in order and your vacation time planned, but have you given your social media presence the attention it deserves? If not, here are some ideas for content you can create and share, as well as some tips for how to make sure your social media plans get off on the right foot come January. Take a look to set up yourself, and your company's marketing strategy, for a more successful 2017.

November 23, 2016

New Year Sees Increased Benefits for AAMA Members

Here at AAMA, we are grateful to our amazing membership for their valued service and drive to better the association as a whole. As an industry, we've all seen highs and lows in the last decade, but the pace and volume of members work intensified.

November 11, 2016

Celebrating with AAMA Members at GlassBuild

When asked what I love most about my job (and there's a lot), I always respond, "AAMA has the best members!" These amazing industry representatives strive to make a positive impact on our industry, and that was never more evident than at GlassBuild America last month. With a wide spectrum of beautiful receptions, incredible displays and continuing education, I'd like to extend a few shout-outs to just a few of the amazing members, who really made the most of this popular annual event.

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