Articles by Joan Custer

Joan helps architects and builders with everyday questions and enjoys writing about window and patio door projects that they have completed. Email her if you are interested in seeing your project featured below.

Finding the right window or patio door for your home can be confusing. We can help.

Tuesday July 11, 2017


The Overlook home built by Axiom Luxury Homes is featured in the June Project of the Month for the use of multiple Milgard product lines including UltraTM Series and Tuscany® Series windows and patio doors.

Tuesday June 06, 2017


Learn how Quiet Line™ Series windows damped the sound of speeding trains.

Tuesday May 30, 2017


Learn more about Milgard vinyl options.

Friday May 26, 2017


Owners replaced old windows and doors to reduce solar heat gain and increase comfort.

Wednesday May 17, 2017


Preserving aesthetics while upgrading performance features.

Wednesday May 10, 2017


Patio doors can be used throughout the home for a more luxurious look and feel. Read on for four great ideas to spark your creativity.

Friday April 28, 2017


Are you looking to create a lighter, brighter kitchen? Windows and patio doors can help you in the process. 

Tuesday April 11, 2017



Discover just how affordable Milgard Windows & Doors can be.

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Sashes + Glass is a blog developed to guide you through the window and patio door buying process. From frame style to color, we want to help you set the tone for your house with beautiful windows in the hope that it will bring joy to your living space.

Joann Whetstine
Brand Manager


Joan Custer
Marketing Specialist


Lois Jones
Senior Marketing Specialist