The company’s first-ever all-glass garage doors have been recognized as one of the year’s best product designs
August 5, 2019 – For the second consecutive year, Wayne Dalton, a leading manufacturer of residential and commercial door solutions, has been selected as a finalist for its LuminousⓇ all-glass, frameless style garage doors in the ‘Openings’ category of the Architizer A+Awards, the largest awards program in the world dedicated to honoring the year’s best architecture, spaces and products.
“Product design impacts people’s everyday lives through a variety of ways. Whether it be color, shape, texture or overall aesthetic, Wayne Dalton seeks to create doors that complement one’s lifestyle,” said Wayne Dalton Senior Brand Manager Sarah Schram. “Our Luminous garage doors are one of the sleekest designs to hit the market, and the recognition as one of the year’s best product designs is a testament to our never-ending goal of developing forward-thinking solutions for our customers.”
Now in its seventh year, entries from more than 100 categories were judged by a panel of 500-plus leaders in their fields comprised of practicing architects and designers, critics and journalists, real estate developers, manufacturing and tech industry leaders and notable artists.
Official sponsors of the Architizer A+Awards include The Wall Street Journal, WSJ., Phaidon, American Institute of Architects’ San Francisco and New York Chapters, Royal Architectural Institute of Canada, NYCxDESIGN, The Society for Marketing Professional Services and The Boston Society of Architects.
Available for residential (Model 8450 LuminousⓇ) and commercial (Model 464) installation, these garage doors are built-to-order and can be customized in five glass finishes (Opaque White, Opaque Black, Mirrored Gray, Mirrored Bronze and Translucent Black). They are ideal for restaurants, modern homes or any application where a sleek and modern door is desired.
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About Wayne Dalton
Wayne Dalton, a division of Overhead Door Corporation, is a world-class designer and manufacturer of residential and commercial garage doors. Wayne Dalton is known as a proactive business partner for its dealers, providing a wide breadth of innovative, easy-to-install products and smart sales tools to help grow their business. For consumers, Wayne Dalton simplifies the purchase process by providing a full range of doors and styles through conveniently located dealers. For more information, visit wayne-dalton.com
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