<strong>Aluminum Framed Glazing vs. Steel Framed Glazing</strong>

  • Posted by Ashley Easterwood
  • On January 11, 2023
Glazing defines the material that makes up the edge of glass panels. Not only is there an aesthetic difference between aluminum and steel framed glazing, but they are also different when it comes to energy efficiency, strength, and durability. Understanding the difference between aluminum framed glazing versus steel framed glazing can help you decide the […]

Fire Rated Aluminum Framing

  • Posted by Ashley Easterwood
  • On December 8, 2022
Studies from the National Fire Reporting System have shown that while the frequency of commercial fires has decreased slightly over the last few decades, the actual cost of fire-related property damage is still on the rise. It’s estimated that fires regarding commercial properties nationwide cost owners over $2.4 billion dollars per year. In addition, 30.4% […]

The Best Aluminum Framing Systems for Your Business

  • Posted by Ashley Easterwood
  • On November 16, 2022
Frameworks Manufacturing has been manufacturing high-quality, prefinished aluminum frames and more for interior commercial applications for over 25 years. Based in Houston, TX, Frameworks specializes in sleek, modern designs that utilize the best quality materials, creating concealed fastenings, rich colors, and recessed glazing pockets to achieve your ideal vision.  We offer clients options that can […]

Interior Aluminum Doors for Your Business

  • Posted by Ashley Easterwood
  • On October 20, 2022
From swinging doors to sliding/barn and pocket doors, Frameworks doors are assembled and packaged in our factory. On-site installation is made simple by having accommodations for special hardware preparation included in the package with the frame. Doors are available in narrow (2-5/8″), medium (4 1/4″), and wide stiles (5 1/2″). Frameworks produces quality sidelites, transoms, […]

Changing Your Interior Design with Framework’s Type I Framing System

  • Posted by Ashley Easterwood
  • On September 8, 2022
Frameworks Manufacturing is known as one of the top aluminum frame, door and window manufacturers because of our high-quality products and superior customer service. Our Type I framing system, for example, is the original frame system of the industry. This innovative system brings new light to interior architecture with custom and standard glazing options.  The […]

Aluminum Framing Systems for Your Business

  • Posted by Ashley Easterwood
  • On August 18, 2022
Whether you’re building a new office or converting an older space, aluminum office fronts may provide more benefits to your business than you realize. Aluminum framing not only portrays professionalism and provides simple, sleek aesthetics, but is also a return on investment. Aluminum framing systems showcase an open concept environment to your clients, no matter […]

Maintaining The Beauty of Your Aluminum Products

  • Posted by Ashley Easterwood
  • On July 14, 2022
At Frameworks Manufacturing, we pride ourselves on the beauty of our interior aluminum frames and doors. All frames and doors are cleaned by hand prior to shipment. We take great care to package our products so that they will arrive at the job site without cosmetic or structural damage. As with many other finished products […]

Frameworks Slim Slider and Type II Barn Door System

  • Posted by Ashley Easterwood
  • On May 26, 2022
Traditional interior office fronts and styles can be restricting and closed off. This can create an office culture featuring a lack of communication and creativity. When a business decides to update its interior office space with a more open and sleek design, such as those offered by Frameworks, it can lead to improved productivity, communication […]

Frameworks Type II System in British International School In Katy, TX

  • Posted by Ashley Easterwood
  • On April 28, 2022
Frameworks Manufacturing provided aluminum frames, windows and doors for the British International School in Katy, TX interior learning spaces. Aluminum doors and framing systems can help create an open environment that promotes freedom for students to open up their thinking and creatively engage with new ideas. This specific project utilized our Type II framing system—a […]

Glass Bite Explained

  • Posted by Ashley Easterwood
  • On December 16, 2021
“Glass Bite” is a term that refers to the amount of glass that is secured inside the aluminum of the assembly. It is a linear distance measured from the edge of the glass to the edge of the aluminum pocket. Although the vinyl glazing material protrudes into the inside of the frame, the bite is […]