Closed for Thanksgiving

Stern & Company will be closed on November 22nd and 23rd to embrace Thanksgiving with our family and loved ones. We will be back in the office Monday the 26th.

Have a great Thanksgiving from your friends at Stern!

Weather stripping experts!

The Stern team has a combined 120 years of experience with weatherstripping! There is no team better suited to help you with all of your weatherstripping, wool pile, and weather beater issues. Please contact us today if you are having any problems!

Over 100 years of experience!

The Stern team is one of the most knowledgeable groups in the fenestration industry! Our reps have seen it all and are more than happy to share their expertise with you. Please feel free to contact us regarding hardware, sealants, screen wire, weather stripping or any window and door part! 

Experts in glass certification!

Our team is here to help you prepare for a glass certification. We understand how difficult this process is and will help in any way possible. Give our team a call and we will conduct a performance estimate on your glass line. We know what areas create the most failures and can provide helpful information to get your line running to peak capacity. Give us a call today to discuss our sealants, hardware, weather stripping and more!

Come see us at Glass Build

The Stern team will be all over the place at Glass Build next week. Please contact your rep if you are interested in speaking about Insulated glass sealants, screen wire, bulb seals, weather stripping, PVC coatings, window and door hardware, and world spacer.

See you soon!

In a rush?

Summer is the time where all window manufacturers are in full production and cannot afford to shut down do to a lack of product. Stern understands this and will do everything in our power to help out in an emergency. Our Obicular weatherstripping can ship that same day if we have your size! We understand that accidents happen and we will be there for you when they do happen!

Weather Stripping Experts

The Stern team has a combined 120 years of experience with weatherstripping! There is no team better suited to help you with all of your weatherstripping, wool pile, and weather beater issues. Please contact us today if you are having any problems!

Density goes a long way

Weather Stripping may go unnoticed to the residential customer but the manufacturers and test lab technicians understand the importance of high density wool pile in windows and doors. While many producers of weatherstripping dilute the density of pile. Stern's Obicular Weather Stripping holds a consistent density of pile to support the fin and keep the window openings sealed. Please feel free to contact us to discuss the importance of pile in weatherstripping. 

Unmatched lead time!

Stern is unrivaled when it comes to lead times for weather stripping. Once we have your weatherstripping in house we can accept an order and send it out the same day if needed. We are always looking to help out our customers and we understand that emergency orders happen. Stern is there for you and will continue to jump though hoops for all of our customers.

Woven Backed Weather Stripping!!!!

While many companies have stopped producing woven backed weatherstripping, Stern only provides this style. Our experienced reps stand by our claim that the woven style will hold better in the extrusions during processing. Give us a call if your company has been having any issues with weatherstripping, concerning the pile density, the backing, the delivery, ect.

Understanding the difference between pile and weather beater.

Knowing the difference between pile and weather beater could save your window up to 50% on air infiltration. Weather beater, soft fine weatherstrippping, and pile all have specific performance applications depending on the location of use. Our team has over 100 years combined experience with weather stripping and are always available for help. Please give us a call today to see if you are applying your weather stripping to its full capability. 

Unrivaled Service

Stern does not believe customer service is a selling point. Instead, we believe excellent customer service is expected and we live up to that standard. Call us anytime of the day, any day of the week and our sales team will take the time to answer all of your questions. Our reps have seen it all and offer our knowledge to anyone who seeks it. Sealants, hardware, reinforcement, weather stripping and much more. All you need to do is give us a call!

Expanse Porch by Genius

Stern has a great new product for all of our sun room and patio enclosure customers. Genius Screen has come out with an amazing new product that really changes the way you will look at your sun room windows! Give us a call today if you are interested in learning more!

Busy season

Spring time is right around the corner. With the warm weather comes the busy season for manufacturing. Now is the time to discuss any new products with our reps. From insulated glass sealants to weather stripping. Our reps have experience in all of it and would be more than happy to help you out.

Contact us today!


Stern & Company is very excited to announce that we have started representing a foam filled bulb seal for window and doors! If your company is interested in learning more about Fenseal or our weather stripping please call us today and we will have a rep visit you soon!

Happy New Year!

From everyone at Stern, we wish you a Happy New Year! Our reps will be hitting the road this week and hope to see all of our customers. Please give us a call if you will be looking at hardware, sealants, weatherstripping or other products for the 2018 year.


Tis the season

It is that joyous time of the year where the ground is covered with that fluffy stuff that everyone dreads. Oh wait, that is your weather stripping pile! If you are using an extruded backed weather stripping you may be experiencing a loss of pile during insertion. If you have this issue you should try Stern's Obicular weather stripping is a 60 density woven backed material that is Aama approved. The woven back prevents the pile from falling out and the 60 density pile prevents the pile from being pushed down. Please give us a call to learn more about our weather stripping capabilities.