WindowDressers News

Community EN-ROADS Workshop

Community EN-ROADS Workshop – October 14, 5:00pm The climate crisis is a  threat that affects us all. According to studies done by NASA, the Gulf of Maine is warming 99% faster than the rest of the world’s oceans. This shows…

WindowDressers 10th Birthday Celebration and Production Facility Dedication

WindowDressers 10th Birthday Celebration & Production Facility Dedication Ceremony Friday, August 27, 2021   On Friday, August 27, 2021 WindowDressers Staff, Board members and Founder Volunteers gathered in Searsmont, ME to celebrate WindowDressers’ 10th Birthday and to dedicate the new…

Karl Kehler Production Facility | Grand Opening & Virtual Tour

Due to WindowDressers rapid growth, we needed a new home for our production facility. In fall of 2021, WindowDressers celebrated the opening of the Karl Kehler Production Facility in Searsmont, named in honor of our former treasurer, who gave countless…

Northshire Public Access TV, of Bennington County Vermont, Highlights Insert Installation

GNAT, the Greater Northshire Access Television, in Bennington County Vermont recently released this short piece on how to install an insert and the benefits they provide – even on new construction!

Immediate Openings for Seasonal Production Workers! PT & FT

Join us in doing work that matters! WindowDressers is a 501c3 nonprofit organization dedicated to warming homes, helping the environment, and building community. We train, supply, and support teams of local volunteers to run “Community Builds” that assemble insulating window…

Back in Production At Last!

WindowDressers is thrilled to announce that we are back in production!  This week, our new Production Manager, Will Van Carpels, took the helm as WindowDressers cut its first order in the new production facility. Will recently relocated to Belfast, ME…

WindowDressers on Vermont Public Access News

Check out this excellent segment!

The Belfast Co-op Donates $4035 to WindowDressers Belfast!

WindowDressers is up and running again and Community Build Teams across Maine and Vermont are busy doing the important work of helping to warm homes, save energy and reduce carbon emissions. They are once again out in their communities, reconnecting…

Strategic Plan for 2021-26

The WindowDressers Board of Directors has released its recently-updated Strategic Plan for the next five years. If you are interested in the direction that WindowDressers is heading, please take a look! Strategic Plan WindowDressers – updated March 12, 2021

WindowDressers Will Re-Open in 2021!

by Laura Seaton, Executive Director I am very excited to announce that WindowDressers is moving forward with re-opening our innovative Community Build program for insulating window inserts in 2021! After a full year of being shut down due to the…

Energy Efficiency, Climate Change and WindowDressers

by Sam Saltonstall, WindowDressers Board President Recently I asked Efficiency Maine’s Andy Meyer to explain what a “Negawatt” is.  “A Negawatt,” he said smiling, “is a measure of energy not used when people like you make their homes more energy…

WindowDressers welcomes new board member Heidi Clark

WindowDressers is please to welcome our newest board member, Heidi Clark. Heidi started at Window Dressers as a participant and workshop volunteer. Her keen interest in the workshop process and her admiration of the volunteer efforts, jigs and tools inspired…