May 12, 2020
In Case You Missed it
NFRC's CEO Talks About COVID-19
The COVID-19 pandemic is affecting our families, our businesses, our communities, and our way of life. During this time, I wanted to reach out and update you on how we’re approaching the situation at NFRC.

Member Company Spotlight
Our second spotlight is with ODL. Founded 75 years ago, they have been creating products that genuinely make peoples’ lives better.

If you would like your company to be include in the NFRC Member Company Spotlight series, please email
2020 NFRC Upcoming Webinars
NFRC’s 2020 Virtual Committee Meeting was a resounding success.
We continue the sessions from the meeting in a series of webinars over the coming months. Sign up today!  

NFRC Mid-Cycle Ballot Virtual Meeting

NFRC and its members are committed to improving NFRC documents and procedures. As part of this effort, NFRC is having its first mid-cycle ballot virtual meeting on July 13, 2020. 

This mid-cycle meeting allows NFRC programs to progress throughout the year without having to wait for a face-to-face meeting. 

Save these dates: 

  • April 28, 2020 - Registration Open Now
  • June 4, 2020 - Ballots Open 
  • June 24, 2020 - Ballots Close 
  • July 13, 2020 - Virtual Meeting 

We understand that these are difficult times. Please know that any employees who are furloughed are welcomed and encouraged to attend and participate.

The Benefits of Membership
With the introduction of mid-cycle balloting, it’s a perfect time to become an NFRC member. Not only are you able to participate in this important process that affects your business, but you also have access to all the member benefits such as the Retailers Program, Leaders Network, and Sustainability Sessions. To learn more about all the benefits, click below.

NFRC 2020 Fall Membership Meeting in Atlanta

Planning is underway for the Fall Membership meeting Oct. 19-21, 2020 in Atlanta. At the same time, we are closely monitoring travel guidance and reopening of businesses regarding the Covid-19 situation. As of now, we are planning an in-person fall meeting, but are working closely with the host venue and following guidance from federal, state and local officials to determine the best course of action as we get closer to the meeting date.

Stay tuned for more information.  
Sustainability / Green Building
Latest Green Building Standard Provides New Pathways to Compliance
The ICC-700 National Green Building Standard (NGBS) now offers an alternative to the existing points-based system, allowing for certification via a new, mandatory checklist of “green practices.”

Talk Sustainability to Home Buyers, They Want to Hear It

Windows and doors are among the importance of home features.

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Meetings / Webinars

  • NFRC 2020 Fall Membership Meeting, Atlanta, GA -- October 19-21, 2020

NFRC envisions a future where every window, door, and skylight purchase decision is made using the
NFRC label to evaluate energy performance.