Our History

Simonton Milestones

The Simonton family founds Pen Vent Awning

First triple-track storm window introduced

Thermo Boss & Energy Capp—first Simonton windows with insulating glass units introduced

Name changed to Simonton Aluminum Products, Inc.

14-day delivery introduced

Facility at the Pennsboro Industrial Park added

7-day delivery introduced

Harrisville, WV facility added

First proprietary line introduced: The Simonton Collection™

Paris, IL facility added

Vacaville, CA facility added

Lap-Lok® meeting rail patented

Internal Product Development Center (PDC) testing facility opens

Simonton ProFinish® new construction windows introduced

October is first 100,000 window month

Ellenboro, WV facility added

Proprietary Simonton Impressions® products launched

Simonton is voted number one in quality in a study by Builder magazine.

Began manufacturing vinyl retrofit window products for Sears nationally.

June is first 125,000 window month

Opened SimEx®, Simonton's own vinyl extrusion facility, in St. Marys, WV

Began serving one of the largest sell/furnish/installers in the nation

October is first 150,000 window month

McAlester, OK facility added

Simonton StormBreaker Plus® impact-resistant windows added to product line

October is first 250,000 window month

Injection-molded windows added to product line

Brickmould 300 series windows with integral brickmould design added to ProFinish® line

First exhibition at the International Builders’ Show

Received BICA (Best In Class Award) for being rated "Best Overall National Vinyl Window Manufacturer" in industry study

Simonton® is acquired by Fortune Brands®

Simonton is voted number one in quality in a study by Builder magazine

For the second year, received BICA (Best-In-Class Award) for being rated "Best Overall National Vinyl Window Manufacturer" in industry study"

ProFinish® Brickmould 600 product line introduced

Professional Builder magazine selects ProFinish Brickmould 600 series as one of the “100 Best New Products of 2008”

Received BICA (Best-In-Class Award) for being rated "Highest Rated Patio Door Brand" in industry study

SimontonTime delivery introduced

Fiberglass hinged patio doors launched

College of Windows and Doors launched

Verona by Simonton™ introduced

Builder magazine ranks Simonton number one in quality in the Brand Use Study

New Product Development Center opened in Columbus, OH

New Replacement Patio Door introduced

Decorum® by Simonton launched

Simonton Supercept™ spacer system introduced

Simonton established ENERGY STAR® zone-specific packages for all products to meets qualifications in all areas of the country

Simonton teams with H&R Block® for a national Energy Tax Credit promotion

Decorum® by Simonton expands product offering to include exterior colors

Decorum® by Simonton product line honored as one of the "101 Best Products of 2010" by Professional Builder and Professional Remodeler magazines

Simonton launched Installer Preferred program for contractors

Simonton Service Solutions group introduced to provide customers comprehensive field support, warranty and installation information

Simonton's Energy Tax Credit glass promotion won the 2010 Crystal Achievement Award sponsored by Window & Door magazine for the Most Innovative Marketing Program created by a large manufacturer

Fortune Brands Home & Security becomes independent company when it is spun off Fortune Brands. The company’s trusted brands include Master Lock, MasterBrand cabinets, Moen faucets, Therma-Tru entry door systems and Simonton Windows. For more information, please visit www.fbhs.com. 

Simonton Windows corporate offices relocated to Columbus, OH

LeadSafe, Simonton’s lead-based awareness campaign is launched

For a third consecutive year, consumers ranked Simonton Windows highest in satisfying homeowners in the J.D. Power and Associates 2011 Windows and Patio Doors Satisfaction StudySM

Simonton Asure™ windows and doors are launched

Prism® by Simonton Gold windows and door introduced

SafePoint™ impact-resistant glass introduced