Professional Builder Selects LaCantina Doors For Its 10th Annual List

San Diego, CA – (August 10, 2016) – LaCantina Door’s (LaCantina) Contemporary Clad was selected as one of the Top 100 products in 2016 by Professional Builder, the leading business publication for the new-home construction market.  This is the 10th year that Professional Builder has produced this coveted list to recognize the industry’s most innovative new products.

LaCantina’s Contemporary Clad was chosen from among the thousands of products featured among the pages of the magazine throughout the past year and the Top 100 Products list is compiled by Professional Builder’s editors, and is based on reader response. Product categories included kitchen and bath, and windows and doors, along with mechanical, electrical, and home technology products. This marks the third consecutive year LaCantina has been named to this prestigious list.

The company’s Contemporary Clad product range offers style without compromising performance. Featuring a low maintenance aluminum exterior with multiple profile options and the warmth of a wood interior, the Contemporary Clad complements any architectural style and window package.

“Perfectly proportioned, LaCantina’s Contemporary Clad provides a beautiful aesthetic, improved structural integrity and increased thermal performance.” commented Lee Maughan, General Manager and VP, LaCantina Doors.  “This is our most energy efficient system and complies with the new stringent energy codes and is available across our folding, multi slide and swing systems for a perfect match.”

Professional Builder’s subscribers, 100% of whom are authorized to buy or specify products for their businesses, rely on Professional Builder as a source of new product information, as well as industry news,” says Editorial Director Denise Dersin. “Our readers responded with hundreds of requests for more information on the products featured in the magazine over the course of the year, but the products that made our Top 100 list rose to the top.”

The Top 100 Products for 2016 will be profiled in the August issue of the magazine and also online at

About LaCantina Doors

LaCantina Doors is the leader in designing and manufacturing products that create large open spaces. Offering the most innovative and comprehensive range of folding, sliding and swing systems available, LaCantina Doors utilizes the same signature narrow stile and rail profile across its product line for a complete and perfectly matching door package.

Designed and made in California, LaCantina Doors have contributed to award-winning projects ranging from residential to retail, commercial, educational facilities, and resorts and is the preferred choice when it comes to products that open spaces. Backed by an industry-leading warranty, LaCantina Doors are available across the United States and internationally.

LaCantina Doors was acquired by Jeld Wen in 2015.

For more information on LaCantina Doors please visit

About Professional Builder

For more than 75 years, Professional Builder magazine has remained dedicated to serving the needs of the nation’s home building community - builders, designers and trade partners - with award-winning content and proven, practical solutions Professional Builder re-launched in September to more than 112,000 home building professionals - 100% of whom have the authority to buy or specify building materials, products and equipment.

Professional Builder is published by SGC Horizon/Scranton Gillette Communications, based in Arlington Heights, Ill.

To learn more about Professional Builder’s 100 Top Products for 2016 visit or contact Denise Dersin at

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Media Contact: Benjamin Woo, LaCantina Doors Marketing Director (760) 547-8612