For information relating to warranties, please contact your local Kolbe dealer.
Wood and Vinyl Window & Door Products (Effective Jan. 1, 2012)
Wood, Ten (10) Years, Limitations Apply | Vinyl, Limited Lifetime
Insulating Glass (Effective Jan. 1, 2012)
Products with Stainless Steel Spacers: Twenty (20) Years
Products with Aluminum Spacers: Ten (10) Years
Factory Finishes (Effective Jan. 1, 2012)
Latex Primer, Five (5) Years | K-Kron, Ten (10) Years
Vinyl Finishes & Interior Wood-Appearance Lamination, Ten (10) Years
Polyester/Alum. Clad, Twenty (20) Years | Fluoropolymer/Clad, Thirty (30) Years
International - Wood & Vinyl Window & Door Products (Effective Jan. 1, 2012)
Five (5) Years, Limitations Apply
Apr 10, 2012 - SKU# 5085340
Guidelines for sealing Kolbe windows and doors during installation. Discusses the primary surface for shedding water. Includes various methods for appying flashing before and after unit installation.
May 31, 2008 - SKU# 5141500
General information about sealant types and sealant joint designs, such as lap joints, fillet joints and wide-butt joints. Includes comments regarding sealant performance on various building surfaces.
Apr 02, 2008 - SKU# 5062530
Includes definitions and illustrations of various window and/or door components, operating & maintenance procedures for Kolbe products, cleaning products, reinstallation of removable sash, and care of hardware. Also includes frequently-asked questions about windows and/or doors, as well as information about condensation in relation to windows and doors.
Apr 01, 2003
Instructions for reversing the mishandling device on multi-point locks for swinging doors in the field. Provided by Hoppe.
Apr 01, 2003
Handle set installation instructions for Swinging doors, provided by Hoppe.
May 01, 2002 - SKU# 132008
Swinging screen door installation on both single & French inswing doors.
May 22, 2001 - SKU# ZZX110
Supplemental instructions for inswing patio door hardware.
Jul 10, 2002
Methods for installing Kolbe inswing doors. Includes tools required, preparing the rough opening & unit, sealant & flashing, installing the hardware, insulation, finishing, maintenance & more.(NOTE: Although the title of this document refers to the Heritage Series, it also covers Classic Series inswing doors. Inswing patio & entrance doors were previously referred to as "Classique" & "Premier" doors, respectively.)
Jan 29, 2008
This document explains how the search for Kolbe window & door product ratings on the Canadian ENERGY STAR® website.
Jul 01, 2002 - SKU# 5067910
Methods for installing Traditinal Inswing Doors w/ Aluminum sills. Preparing the rough opening & unit, frame assembly, sealant, securingthe sill, changing the active panel handling, installing stationary jpanels & active panels, maintenance, cleand & more.
Apr 02, 2008 - SKU# 5139130
Includes finishing recommendations for your Kolbe windows & doors, exterior finishing of products, and interior finishing of products.
May 08, 2009 - SKU# 5142290
Methods for installing Kolbe outswing and inswing entrance doors. Includes tools required, preparing the rough opening & unit, sealant & flashing, installing the hardware, insulation, finishing, maintenance & more.
Mar 15, 2010
Hoppe instructions for re-keying cylinders for 1-3/4 wood swinging doors per Bulletin #407; cylinder rolling change effective 03/15/10