Passive solar at Airy Acres Estate

Airy Acres

A passive solar home in natural prairie grass countryside Project: Airy Acres Custom Home Location: Charles City, Iowa Date: 2008 Building Type: Residential Products Selected: Motorized rolling shutters Designed and Builder: Dennis White Residential Designs of Charles City, Iowa Summary:  This passive solar house, built outside of Charles City, Iowa is a blending of skilled design, a beautiful country setting…

Energy efficiency

Tanglewood

Passive solar nestled in Michigan forested country side. Project: The Lovely Tanglewood Location: Chelsea, Michigan Date: 2010 Building Type: Residential Window Products Selected: European tilt/turn wood-clad windows in high performing triple glazing by Hawkeye Windows. Designed and Builder: Kevin Kolb, The Kolb Company, LLC, Dexter, Michigan Summary: Nestled in the tranquil wooded countryside of Chelsea, Michigan…

Window wall at Minnesota cabin

Minnesota Get Away

Window Wall in Cozy Minnesota Cabin Get Away. Project: Minnesota Get Away Location: Long Prairie, MN Date: 2004 Building Type: Residential Window Products Selected: Window wall system of European tilt/turn windows. Summary: The Minnesota Get Away is a perfect representation of natural beauty infused with skilled craftsmanship. While it may be true that very few European windows and…

Chicago lift slide door

Chicago Lift Slide

A large lift slide door for a windy city. Project: Chicago Lift Slide Location: Chicago, Illinois Date: 2015 Building Type: Residential Window Products Selected: Hawkeye Windows’ grand lift slide patio door. Summary: This particular project was an integral part of a major remodeling project for a residence in the bustling city of Chicago, Illinois. Hawkeye…

German Windows meet title 24

California French Provincial

German Windows satisfy French Provincial design requirements. Project: California French Provincial Location: Southern California Date: 2015 Building Type: Residential Window Products Selected: German windows by Hawkeye Windows & Doors, Inc. Summary: As one of our more memorable projects, the California French provincial is a true showcase masterpiece. Hawkeye Windows and Doors was commissioned to supply…

European Windows enhance home library

Duffy Library

Old Midwest farm house received a major update with matching aesthetics. Project: Duffy Library Location: Walker, Iowa Date: 2001 Building Type: Residential Window Products Selected: European windows with tilt/turn design. Designed by: The owner! It wasn’t on a napkin but the owner did draw the glass concept on a piece of paper. Hawkeye Windows took…