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The Art and Science of Coastal Building with Architects Challenge Showdown Winner Lian Eoyang

Sam Tuttle, Marvin WindowsMarch 2, 2015

Today marks the start of National Severe Weather Preparedness Week, an initiative that encourages people to understand risks and take actions before, during and after extreme weather events. Preparedness can mean small things like having supply kits…Read More

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Marvin's history of entrepreneurship

Berit GriffinFebruary 27, 2015

The Marvin Family of Brands consists of deeply entrepreneurial companies. We’re old hands at seeing opportunities and creating products that fulfill our customers’ needs. We may have been around for over a century, but the…Read More

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Ethics and entrepreneurship

Berit GriffinFebruary 26, 2015

As part of National Entrepreneurship Week, we have been covering some topics relating to entrepreneurship and Marvin’s culture. Part of our culture is not only seeking to enhance our entrepreneurial spirit, but doing it ethically too. We may…Read More

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Where innovation and entrepreneurship lead

Berit GriffinFebruary 24, 2015

We told you a little more about our history of entrepreneurship and innovation yesterday. It is the engine that drives our company, but how about a few examples? Making our products in a remote, rural area has had its share of challenges over the…Read More

Honoring A True Entrepreneur

Sam Tuttle, Marvin WindowsFebruary 23, 2015

In honor of National Entrepreneurship Week, we reflect on Marvin’s humble beginnings from a small family business in Warroad, MN, to one of the most innovative window and door manufactures in America. In 1904, our founder George Marvin arrived in…Read More

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Beautiful house, painful beginning

Berit GriffinFebruary 17, 2015

It is one of my secret life dreams to buy an incredibly ugly house and transform it into something beautiful. I want to work with an architect to design a beautiful addition and remake the interior floor plan of said junk heap. And of course, an…Read More

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Introducing the Marvin Family of Brands

Sam Tuttle, Marvin WindowsFebruary 10, 2015

Four generations of innovation and excellence. Three brands. One family. Introducing, the Marvin Family of Brands – dedicated to creating products that make the places we live and work more meaningful. Built around you®. Built to perform®. Built for…Read More

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Link Love: What's hot in 2015

Berit GriffinFebruary 5, 2015

10 Home Design Trend Predictions for 2015 Details “You’d think that in this high-tech world, we’d be populating our homes with personal robots, droid garages, and the like. But there’s actually a reaction against gadgets for…Read More

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View from the curb

Berit GriffinFebruary 3, 2015

Curb appeal: if you’ve ever decided to sell your house, you’ve probably heard a realtor or two use the term. It may be a bit overused, but the fact remains that making sure your home looks great when potential buyers pull up helps sell.…Read More

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A Coastal Cottage With a Twist

Sam Tuttle, Marvin WindowsFebruary 2, 2015

Yes, you’re seeing this right. This gorgeous Cape Cod home is actually three separate cottages connected by large panes of glass. Stunning, yes, but the inspired design has more to do with the severe environmental conditions than anything else. Due…Read More

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