Case Studies

The true test of windows and doors isn't a listing of features and benefits. It's in how they enhance a space in both aesthetics and performance and continue to do so for years.

View the case studies below to see the difference Marvin windows and doors made in these commercial projects.

American Brewery American Brewery
Empty for 30 years, a renovated local landmark revitalizes the neighborhood.
Cherry Hill Library Cherry Hill Library
State-of-the-art community learning center replaces an outdated 1970s library.
Elmhurst Condominiums Elmhurst Condominiums
When vinyl windows failed, condo owners sought a replacement solution.
Evanston Roundhouse Evanston Roundhouse
A 65,000 square foot roundhouse is transformed into a destination event center
Happy Hollow Park and Zoo Happy Hollow Park and Zoo
Innovative green architecture combines with whimsical fun for the first LEED®-registered zoo.
Hudson Harbor Hudson Harbor
A new community updates the New York City brownstone.
Kroon Hall Kroon Hall
School of Forestry and Environmental Studies builds green
Lauderdale Courthouse Lauderdale Courthouse
Historic WPA‐era Art Deco courthouse is restored to its former glory
LenFest Management and Preserve Center LenFest Management and Preserve Center
Nestled in a natural preserve, a new facility promotes stewardship and education.
Manor Garden Manor Garden
New construction boutique condo fits right in alongside urban brownstones.
McClatchy High School McClatchy High School
Sophisticated prototyping capabilities were used to develop windows to the project’s unique specification and resulted in fast turn-around times and reduced costs.
Nolan Company Offices Nolan Company Offices
A commercial contracting firm expands its offices, using standard products for a custom look
North American State Bank North American State Bank
Expanse of glass and steel for a small town bank.
Peabody Hall Peabody Hall
Adaptive reuse of the elephant building at a world-class zoo.
Pillsbury Hall Pillsbury Hall
Returning the Pillsbury to its historic grandeur meant precisely capturing every detail, from special, curved clad windows to clad Authentic Divided Lites.
Pineland Farms Pineland Farms
Flexibility and superior project management skills were necessary to deliver 1600 windows with factory-applied casings and mahogany interiors on a tight time frame.
Piper Hall Piper Hall
Marvin’s Signature capabilities helped preserve design flourishes, such as the former mansion’s unusual and beloved metal gratings.
Prairie Street Brewhouse Prairie Street Brewhouse
An adaptive reuse project looks to the past and to the future.
Roosevelt Warm Springs Roosevelt Warm Springs
Marvin and Integrity products perform beautifully at a special-needs facility.
St. Mary's Church St. Mary's Church
Original stone opening and stained glass, new and grand mahogany window frames.
St. Sylvesters Church St. Sylvesters Church
A new home for historic windows from the chapel at JFK Airport.
Tuxedo Station Tuxedo Station
A historic train station reclaims its original charm by following hints in old
photos and architectural drawings
Wulling Hall Wulling Hall
To preserve historic character, the installation of nearly 200 new windows was performed using all of the original interior millwork and intricate art glass.
Druid Hill Druid Hill
New construction of two pavilions that are more window than wall flank the 1888 Palm House and echo its Victorian charm in Baltimore’s Druid Hill Park.
McLane and Fahey Residence Halls McLane and Fahey Residence Halls
The challenge was to build a new 160-bed residence that looked like it belonged on a traditional campus but delivered cutting-edge energy performance.
Porter Hall Porter Hall
A complex clad assembly spans two floors and replicates the detail of original copper-wrapped wood windows.
Rockville Town Square Rockville Town Square
Two thousand Marvin windows in an award winning mixed-use project.
Summer Street Summer Street
A special panning system was developed to accommodate window sash replacement without compromising daylight openings.
Waggoner Building Waggoner Building
When the owners approached Marvin Windows and Doors, they were looking for a low-maintenance replacement solution to save repainting cost and to preserve the look of the existing windows.
The Broadmoor The Broadmoor
Returning this landmark to 5-star opulence involved crafting and fitting hundreds of replacement windows to non-uniform window openings.
The Commodore and Green Brier The Commodore and Green Brier
Maintaining the turn-of-the-century style that distinguishes the area was critical when restoring these architecturally-stunning apartment buildings to their original glory.
Erwin Child and Family Center Erwin Child and Family Center
A large one-story brick and stucco building, this daycare center was designed to be as open and well-lit as possible for the children.
Hepburn Hall Hepburn Hall
When the time came to update the 600+ windows of this classic structure, New Jersey City University wanted only the best.
Jackson County Courthouse Jackson County Courthouse
Marvin provided a historically faithful, low-maintenance replacement solution for the worn-out, inefficient windows throughout the courthouse.
Jersey County Courthouse Jersey County Courthouse
After a century of activity, the courthouse required extensive renovation. Some areas were upgraded, others were rebuilt, and the original wood windows and doors replaced.
Knott's Camp Snoopy Knott's Camp Snoopy
At the heart of the Mall of America is Knott's Camp Snoopy, a giant indoor theme park with a rustic style that evokes the original Knott's Berry Farm.
Lincoln Center Lincoln Center
When updating this public housing project, increasing energy efficiency and ease-of-operation were among the goals.
Madison County Highway Department Madison County Highway Department
A welcoming environment for employees and a practical place for equipment, the building's modern exterior includes energy-efficient windows that invite natural light.
Magna International Magna International
With a name like Magna, this Chateau-styled corporate headquarters needed exceptional windows.
Nolte Hall Nolte Hall
Nolte Hall offers some of the most fascinating architectural nuances to be found on the University of Minnesota campus. As with many historic restorations, the challenge with Nolte Hall was to provide new window designs that precisely reproduced the aesthetic intricacies of the original windows.
Old Faithful Snow Lodge Old Faithful Snow Lodge
The construction of the lodge had to be consistent with preservation codes, harmonize with the environment, endure extreme weather, and keep to a tight schedule.
Oldenberg Brewery Oldenberg Brewery
The Oldenberg Brewery combines new construction with the look of 19th-century industrial architecture.
The Osborn The Osborn
The Osborn is a state-of-the-art community for seniors featuring world-class care, grand architecture and a scenic 56-acre campus.
Rock Island Lofts Rock Island Lofts
Urban sensibility and state-of-the-art construction merge in this seven-story loft complex, where stunning views play a central role.
Salisbury School Salisbury School
The windows of the Centennial Humanities Building and new Phinny Library had to fit this 19th-century institution and showcase the scenic views of the Berkshire Foothills.
St. Cecilia Motherhouse in Nashville St. Cecilia Motherhouse in Nashville
By the year 2000, the Motherhouse of the Dominican Sisters of St. Cecilia congregation in Nashville was filled beyond capacity and suffered from many structural and safety problems. The sisters embarked upon a massive renovation and expansion to save the building and gain more space.
Trapps Gateway Center Trapps Gateway Center
This large Gateway Center, located at the head of a hiking trail in the Shawangunk Mountains, is a brilliant example of how to honor the environment.
University of Notre Dame University of Notre Dame
When renovating two of the campus's oldest buildings, the University of Notre Dame wanted a solution that would meet Historic Registry criteria and minimize maintenance.

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