Consumer Reports on Big Windows


Consumer Reports included Marvin’s take on the dark interior finishes trend, as well as a mention of Marvin’s new Lock Status Sensor in a roundup of trends the magazine spotted at the International Builders’ Show.

And window makers haven’t overlooked the smart home trend. At Marvin Windows and Doors, Hanson displayed a prototype of its Lock Status Sensor in which sensors are integrated into the frames making it possible for homeowners to set up a smart home system that shows whether a window is unlocked, open, or closed and locked. If the homeowner isn’t ready to set up the system at first, it can be connected at a later date without further installation.”

Read the full article in Consumer Reports.