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“More and more ‘Baby Boomers’ are saying goodbye to their jobs in construction, manufacturing and engineering, and …
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Pella Corporation, a leading window and door manufacturer, is spreading awareness of the importance of window safety in …
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Pella Recognizes National Skilled Trades Dayopens in new window
“More and more Baby Boomers are saying goodbye to their jobs in construction, manufacturing and engineering, and companies are really feeling the crunch,” said Shelly Cole, human resources director of operations and engineering for Pella Corporation (Pella). Pella, a leading window and door manufacturer, is highlighting the importance of skilled trades jobs by recognizing National Skilled Trades Day today, May 5, according to a release from Pella. Observed the first Wednesday in May, this day celebrates the crucial role skilled labor plays in the economy and in the job market, while also focusing on encouraging younger generations to explore career options in the skilled trades.
Window manufacturer offers advice on how to avoid falls like the one that killed a Rock Island 3-year-oldopens in new window
It’s something most people have in their homes, but not everyone knows how to use them safely. We’re talking about windows. Last week was National Window Safety Week, and a leading window manufacturer has been trying to raise awareness by providing some safety tips.
Hot Window Trends of 2021 opens in new window
2021 will continue to push the boudaries of what home means to each of us. We are hyper-focused on adding beauty and functionality to the rooms that we're spending so much time in, especially ones like offices, the laundry rooms and family rooms. Families are allocating more money to improving their spaces and windows represent an ideal investment.
Window Safetyopens in new window
Windows not only give us a way to view the beautiful outdoors while comfortably inside, they are part of the safety components of our home’s exterior. Nicolle Picray of Pella Corporation joins PSL to elaborate on the importance of making sure your home’s windows are safe. When it comes to window comfort, style, and efficiency, Pella can deliver on all counts. Things mentioned include: Screens---great for keeping pests out, but dangerous for kids if you’re worried about them falling. Climate considerations: know that your windows have been manufactured meet or exceed industry standard when it comes to extreme weather. Fiberglass can withstand weather conditions better than other materials.
Pella recognizes National Window Safety Week, offers tips and resources for consumersopens in new window
MURRAY — Pella Corporation, a leading window and door manufacturer, is spreading awareness of the importance of window safety in the home during National Window Safety Week. Each year, the National Safety Council (NSC) dedicates the first full week in April to educate consumers on safety tips that will protect their loved ones year-round. The Pella plant in Murray manufactures both vinyl and fiberglass windows, and local company managers offer their tips for window safety that can help families reduce the risk of injury or death in the home.