Pella Pressroom

2018
June
14,
2018
Pella to reveal several innovations at the AIA Conference on Architecture, held June 21-22 in New York City. ...
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May
02,
2018
Newly Redesigned Manual Provides Architects, Builders and Designers New Way to Easier Select Products That Meet Their Project Specs ...
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April
23,
2018
New glass entry door styles deliver on homeowners’ desire for smooth, clean lines, and option to select from multiple shapes and sizes ...
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April
23,
2018
VividGrain and New Entry Door Finish Colors Wheat and Charcoal Bring Homeowners, Architects and Designers Low Maintenance Front Door Option with Style Flexibility ...
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April
23,
2018
Two Pella Corporation Plants Achieve ENERGY STAR® CHALLENGE FOR INDUSTRY, Reducing Energy Intensity By Over 10 Percent Pella Manufacturing Plant Sites in Pella, Iowa and Wylie Texas Honored for Sustainability Efforts While Producing Energy-Saving ...
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April
19,
2018
PELLA, IOWA (April 19, 2018)- Pella Corporation, a premium window and door manufacturer and designer, announces Pella Team Member Jim Walker as the first ever Joan Kuyper Farver Spirit Award recipient for his caring spirit and enthusiasm for communit...
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March
15,
2018
The mission of the Boys and Girls Club of Harlem is to provide access and opportunities for youth to reach their full potential as responsible members of the community. And with their refurbished 115-years-old Italian Renaissance building, that missi...
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March
01,
2018
The Best States rankings from U.S. News & World Report shows how each of the 50 U.S. states ranks in 77 metrics across eight categories. Our home state of Iowa ranked #1 overall! We’ve called Iowa home for more than 90 years and celebrate this news a...
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February
27,
2018
Interior designer Meg Lonergan would describe herself as a traditional Southerner. But dig a little deeper and you learn she is actually a woman of the world. “I lived in Louisiana until I was 10. Then I moved to Chicago, then to Singapore. I went...
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January
31,
2018
Did you open your front door this morning? Did you open it with your hands full of items? Why did you open your front door? These are the questions and multiple interactions that Jennifer Tuetken, a senior industrial designer for Pella’s Strategic In...
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January
20,
2018
From our archives, originally airing on June 17, 2015, take a look inside our Pella, Iowa plant; just one of 13 locations from coast to coast that manufactures your windows and doors.    Interested in joining our team? www.pella.com/careers ...
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January
06,
2018
If you’re thinking about building a new home or remodeling your existing one, you may wonder about how to select the best windows for your project. Before you begin, consider this: windows affect the appearance of both the inside and outside of yo...
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January
05,
2018
Behind every pane of glass, every frame, there is a team member. Reimagining the possibilities of a window, assembling frames, sashes or rolscreens, or designing websites, is just some of the ways we innovate with purpose, build with integrity, and r...
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2017
November
16,
2017
What causes windows to fog? Many factors may contribute to a foggy window. For starters, it’s essential to first understand where the fog is occurring: on the outside or exterior of your home and window, on the inside/room side interior of your ho...
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November
11,
2017
"I've never really had a home of my own since I became a Marine. I've lived out of packs and suitcases, but now I have my own home, a base where I can continue to heal and support my fellow wounded soldiers," said U.S. Marine Corps Sergeant Kirstie E...
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November
08,
2017
We met Victoria Tonelli this summer while Property Brothers: Buying and Selling was filming in Nashville, Tennessee. Victoria is a designer based out of Toronto that works with Jonathan and Drew Scott to create dream spaces for homeowners featured on...
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November
01,
2017
Proper measurement of windows is essential in successfully installing new or replacement windows in a home. Following these Pella guidelines will help ensure precision and therefore, best performance of new windows. These recommendations are based on...
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September
27,
2017
With a two-year-old boy and a little one on the way, Fran and Rocky couldn’t think of anyone better than the Property Brothers, Jonathan and Drew Scott, to help them sell their current home and find a new home that would work for their growing family...
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September
20,
2017
Pella Corporation continues to make a difference through its partnership with the Juvenille Diabetes Research Fund (JDRF) thanks to our team members! Team members—across all locations—raised $122,363 this year! As we enter our fifteenth year of fight...
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September
07,
2017
Helping homeowners understand the complex installation process can be a challenge. Put them at ease with these short videos that walk through the installation process ...
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August
30,
2017
When the Property Brothers called, Chris Veal answered! Jonathan and Drew Scott were in Nashville this summer filming episodes for their HGTV series, Property Brothers: Buying and Selling, and Chris, president of Whitestone Enterprises, had the uniqu...
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August
10,
2017
Sherry Braafhart’s Pella story spans decades and generations. As a soon-to-be wed high-school graduate, she chose a job in the Rolscreen Foundation’s Traffic Department (now known as Logistics) over two other job offers. “My mother worked on the D...
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July
20,
2017
Step one: prep the wood surface The wood surface may require light sanding to remove rough surfaces or construction residue Use 180-grit or finer sandpaper on a sanding block with an edger; sand with the grain; avoid touching the glass with the...
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June
16,
2017
You’ve scheduled your in-home consultation to review the many options available for your new front door. Before our expert arrives, there are some terms and descriptions that will help you through the consultation and choose the right door for your h...
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April
06,
2017
You remodeled your living room and installed a large picture window. And now, you discovered a long crack running across it! It doesn’t look like anything, or anyone hit it. So what happened? And what should you do? Understanding stress cracks ...
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Ed
2016
April
06,
2016
Pella Corporation is a well-known name on the Iowa State University campus. The university’s young, talented engineering students have long been actively recruited for roles as Pella interns, co-ops, and future team members. Pella also has several te...
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