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Looking Through Windows — Part 7

Bieber loses its license to sell Optiwin windows in the U.S., and all of the French workers in the Bieber factory have taken a 3-week vacation

Posted on Oct 9 2012 by Roger Normand

[Editor's note: Roger and Lynn Normand are building a Passivhaus in Maine. This is the 11th article in a series that will follow their project from planning through construction.]

There’s a popular saying here in Maine — “we’re all set” — to signify that the current situation is perfectly fine.

Window selection had so far been the most time-consuming and vexing aspect of the EdgewaterHaus project. That was all behind us. We had made a final decision on an Optiwin-designed Bieber-manufactured Passivhaus-certified windows.


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  1. Bieber

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Looking Through Windows — Part 6

It looks like we'll be buying Bieber windows from France instead of Unilux windows from Germany

Posted on Oct 3 2012 by Roger Normand

[Editor's note: Roger and Lynn Normand are building a Passivhaus in Maine. This is the tenth article in a series that will follow their project from planning through construction.]

Enough suspense on windows.

It’s a Bieber! And yes, that’s our final decision. We’ve made a sizable cash deposit and started precise shop drawings for the windows.


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  1. Bieber USA
  2. Chris Briley

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