See how several architects' visions were brought to life with Kolbe windows and doors. From handmade touches and customization to virtually limitless options, Kolbe helped these visionaries achieve magnificent architectural solutions.
The best thing I think about being an architect is the satisfaction of starting with a client, taking an idea that begins as a vision in your head or in the client's head and then actually helping it become reality. One of the things we've always appreciated about working with Kolbe windows is their willingness to adapt to custom designs." - Kenneth Etten of McCormak + Etten Architects, LLP
Kolbe Craftsmanship (09/13)
"You can really do whatever you want with a Kolbe product. You can be the visionary. You can create the style." - Jeff De Lonay, President of Kolbe
EJ Meade, architect, discusses the aesthetics of the VistaLuxe Collection: "The sight lines are great. That was probably the most impressive thing... that's something we've always looked for – how do we narrow that sight line and keep our alignment. Yeah, we're impressed..."
Kolbe at the 2015 International Builders' Show (02/15)
Kolbe was a success at the 2015 International Builders' Show! It was held at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Kolbe had a prime location just inside the Central Hall from the Grand Lobby, which accessed both the IBS & Kitchen & Bath Industry Shows. Learn more
Product Demos 2015
Automation Options for Kolbe Products (06/15)
Kolbe is proud to offer the latest technology advancements integrated into select window and door products. You can now operate windows and doors with the touch of a button or the flick of a switch.
The VistaLuxe Collection from Kolbe offers versatile options, precise attention to detail, and slim profiles that complement contemporary homes. Large expanses of glass to bring the outdoors in. Hear how Kolbe worked with architects to develop this product line that offers sleek, sophisticated windows and doors.
VistaLuxe Collection Direct Set Corner Units (03/15)
The 90° direct set corner window maximizes the view with a seamless flow from the interior to exterior. Available with multiple options, including factory-assembled with a post or field-glazed without a post, this new product can be combined with other VistaLuxe units to create a unique configuration.
A demonstration of Kolbe's VistaLuxe Complementary multi-slide patio doors. Kolbe multi-slide doors not only provide attractive aesthetics, but also ease of operation. These doors will complement the smooth, clean look of your VistaLuxe project.
A demonstration of Kolbe's Ultra Series tilt-turn window. Tilt-turn windows use multi-functional hardware to vent by swinging in at the side, like an inswing casement, or tilting in at the top, like a hopper.
Kolbe offers numerous product lines and options to fit any expansive opening in your project. Kolbe's folding windows and doors, multi-slide doors, and TerraSpan® lift & slide doors can provide stylish and functional solutions for your project's needs.
A demonstration of Kolbe's folding window. Using the same basic frame & hardware as folding doors, folding windows are perfect for projects needing a pass-through type serving system, such as hotels, clubs and restaurants.
Create an opening that complements your design with the VistaLuxe Collection from Kolbe. Collaboratively developed with architects for contemporary designs that utilize clean lines and multiple units to create large expanses of glass, the VistaLuxe Collection allows you to create an opening as unique as your project.
Kolbe doors can be customized for traditional or contemporary styles. This traditional door features a 2-1/4" thick door panel built of Alder, with high profile, custom moulding, sidelites with glass and more.
To help you visualize Kolbe products in your projects, Kolbe is proud to introduce an expanded collection of Revit models with enhanced and upgraded features, including various style and finish options. Each Revit family has been built with the same parameters and tolerances we have in our manufacturing process. Our Revit families eliminate the guesswork for you.