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Fiberglass Entry Doors

The maker's new fiberglass entry-door collections, the Mahogany Collection, the Rustic Collection, and the Oak & Smooth Collection, offer a wide range of styles. Plank-style doors in the Rustic Collection have a fir-grain texture and several one- or two-panel design options. All entry-door systems are available with the maker's continuous frames and a pultruded, high-strength fiberglass sill that contains no wood. Peachtree Doors & Windows. 800-732-2499.

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Integrity Sliding Patio Door

Designed to be eight times stronger than vinyl and twice as strong as steel, according to the maker, the Integrity by Marvin Ultrex pultruded-fiberglass product line now includes the All Ultrex Sliding Patio Door. Available in five exterior colors with a stone white interior, the door has a standard 3 3/8-inch jamb depth with factory-installed jamb extensions also available. The Grilles-Between-the-Glass option includes three available lite cuts. 888-537-7828.

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MAG-Lock Window Lock

The MAG-Lock one-touch, automatic, magnetic lock now comes standard on all of the manufacturer's premium vinyl slider and single-hung windows. The lock requires just one finger or the side of a hand to operate. Fully concealed in the window profile, the lock magnets will maintain their force even after 36,000 uses, the company says. 800-877-9482.

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Classica Garage Doors

The Classica Collection features four new stamped-steel carriage-house garage door designs. The Northampton is a traditional recessed-panel model; the Edinburgh features a herringbone pattern; the Alicante has a Southwestern influence; and the Bordeaux reflects a regal style, the maker says. All come in three construction types: single layer with steel; double layer with steel and polystyrene insulation; and triple layer with polyurethane between two layers of steel. The doors are offered in a white finish and with decorative window and hardware options. 800-503-3667.

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Eterna Finish for PGT Windows

PGT now offers Eterna Finish, a simulated wood grain finish, for select WinGuard impact-resistant windows and doors. Ideal for coastal markets, the finish allows for the look of wood in low-maintenance aluminum frames. The simulated finish comes in acacia, cherry, light oak, dark oak, and dark walnut and will be available with WinGuard casement, architectural, and picture windows as well as French doors. 877-550-6006.

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New Online Tool From Andersen

Bayport, Minn.-based Andersen Windows has developed a new online tool that allows users to visualize how walls will look with windows and doors."Most rooms have four walls and only one floor, so attention to wall plan design is important," says Cameron Snyder, the company's brand public relations manager.

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Hooked on Classics

The Spanish eclectic abode at the corner of New Broad and Juel streets doesn't look like a high-tech house. Its undulating arches and trademark campanile could have just as easily been conceived during the classical revival period of the 1920s and 1930s, or as an even earlier homage to Mediterranean forms. On the inside, however, this home's unlikely marriage of Old World grace and New World efficiency is unique—and, in large part, what makes it a treasure.

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Early Birds

Sometimes being fashionably late is cool—especially when you're an A-list celebrity—but there is something to be said for being early: Birds catch more worms; Black Friday shoppers get the best deals; and, because you are a BUILDER reader, you get the scoop on the cool stuff being introduced at next February's International Builders' Show.

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