The Designed Exterior by Ply Gem: Smart. Sustainable. Beautiful.

The Designed Exterior by Ply Gem: Smart. Sustainable. Beautiful.

This white paper, sponsored by Ply Gem,discusses the benefits and strategies of creating what is called The Designed Exterior by Ply Gem.

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Lincolnton, N.C. New Construction

Lincolnton, N.C. New Construction

Searching for the house they'd dreamed of near Charlotte, N.C., proved to be a challenge for Wray and Sarah Warner.

Type: Case Study




Alexandria, VA. Makeover

Alexandria, VA. Makeover

The change in this 1970's home located near Washington DC will inspire you to update your own home. Read about what's possible in just three weeks.

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Seven homes in Seven days

Seven homes in Seven days

Seven Homes in Seven Days is the title of ABC's Extreme Makeover Home Edition, Ply Gem built seven homes for seven families in Joplin, Missouri.

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Exterior Wall Systems

Exterior Wall Systems

Green wall systems are energy efficient, environmentally sound, and minimize usage of natural resources. There are many alternatives to traditional stick framing that create healthier buildings which provide a comfortable environment as well as cost savings.

Type: Fact Sheet




Exterior Finishes

Exterior Finishes

The exterior of a house is designed to protect the home from the elements, but is also a vital part of a home's visual appeal. There are many choices when it comes to the external finish of a home, and most have pros and cons when it comes to environmental considerations and energy savings.

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The exterior of a house is designed to protect the home from the elements, but is also a vital part of a home's visual appeal.  There are many choices when it comes to the external finish of a home.  Important factors to consider are also environmental and energy savings.

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