"Recommended Selection and Usage Guide for Hollow Metal Doors & Frames"
Article as appeared in the November 2012 issue of Doors & Hardware Magazine. Rachel S. Smith, former President of Karpen Steel is the author of the article.
"Turning Prospects into Customers"
Article as appeared in the October 2011 issue of Doors and Hardware Magazine. Rachel S. Smith, former President of Karpen Steel is the author of the article.
"Case Study: Storage and Installation of Hollow Metal Frames"
Article as appeared in the December 2009 issue of Doors and Hardware Magazine. Rachel S. Smith, former President of Karpen Steel is the author of the article
"Pocket Frames: Space-Saving Answer to Privacy"
Article as appeared in the September 2009 issue of Doors and Hardware Magazine. Rachel S. Smith, former President of Karpen Steel is the author of the article.
"A Closer Look At Dutch Doors"
Article as appeared in the December 2010 issue of Doors and Hardware Magazine. Sarah Henken & Rachel S. Smith, former President of Karpen Steel, are the co-authors of the article.
Our monthly newsletters are a great way to keep tabs on Karpen Steel's newest products and services, as well as the latest industry events and developments. This is also where you'll meet several of the people who work behind-the-scenes at our office in Weaverville, NC.
- February '13: Quoting Tips + The Unlimited World of Software
- January '13: Happy New Year! + Why Steel + School Safety + Staying in the Know
- December '12: You Can't Beat The Classics + Holiday Reflections + Holiday Schedule
- November '12: Hollow Metal How To + An App for That + Closed for Thanksgiving
- October '12: Specialty Doors + UL Labeling Update + DHI Show Recap
- September '12: Before Meets After + Remembering Morris Karpen + New Class From DHI
- August '12: That One's A Mystery + UL Fire Label News + Retro Karpen + ADA Compliant
- July '12: We Haven't Done That Before + Our New Catalog + New Face Of The DHI Show
- June '12: Welcome Audrey + Time Is Money + What DHI Is Offering + Closed July 4th
- May '12: How Thick is too Thick + New National Guard Vision Lites + Vegas Anyone
- April '12: Wood You Look At That + We Have Winners + Reaching Out + Never Too Much
- March '12: New Options + Is That Wood + DHI National Ed. Coming + Send Us Those Pics
- February '12: Matching Old With New + Extra Shipping Day + The Ugliest Door Is Back
- January '12: Aren't Grids Great + A Few F.Y.I's + Dana Smith - 10 Years At Karpen Steel
- December '11: Now That's A Lot Of Bends + Rachel's Reflections + The Season Of Giving
- November '11: Now That's A Front Door + How Small Can We Go + To Those Who Serve
- October '11: We Love Arches + Fixing Freight + Don't Forget
- September '11: Not Your Everyday Frames + DHI In NY: Industry Market Place
- August '11: Window To The Soul + CONSTRUCT 2011 + RSS 25th Anniversary
- July '11: Your Questions And Our Answers + New VL Kit + We Love Visiting
- June '11: We Love Louvers + NAAMM Membership + DHI In NYC
- May '11: Unique Door Designs + White House Frame + Engineering Twins
- April '11: Never Say Never + Fire Drill + Big or Small + Karpen On Facebook
- March '11: Curved Face Frames + Dutch Door Shelf + Karpen Coming To Facebook
- February '11: Success With Angle-Top Frames + Woodgrained Doors + DHI Videos
- January '11: New Years Resolutions + RUSH Programs + Winter Wonderland
- December '10: Dutch Doors + American Recovery and Reinvestment Act + Reflections
- November '10: Gothic Arch + Wine Country Doors + Construction + Karpen in the Fall
- October '10: What a Deal (Deal Trays in Frames) + Proud to be a NC Manufacturer + Customer Service
- July '10: New Product Curved Faces + After the Sale + Somethings Never Change
- June '10: Wicket Doors + Half Slip Frames + Scrap Steel Uses
- April '10: Ugly Door Photo Contest Winner + Freight Partnership + Welcome Mat
- March '10: Through the Looking Glass, Behind the Scenes, Frame Shop, Anniversaries
- February '10: Ugly Door Photo Contest + Dutch Doors + Free RUSH Upgrade
- January '10: LEED Certification + Thicker Doors
- December '09: Traditions + Dependability
- November '09: Wind Storm Testing, Bits and Pieces + Thanksgiving
- October '09: Specialty Doors, Celebrations + Pocket Frames
- September '09: DHI Orlando Recap, Top-Secret Door + Bits & Pieces
- August '09: New Vice President, New Product + Bits and Pieces
- July '09: Custom Doors, DHI in Orlando + Bits and Pieces
- June '09: Retrofitting, Team Karpen Steel, School Maintenance + more
- May '09: Custom Products, Freight Changes + Bits and Pieces
- April '09: Focus on Hospitals + Bits and Pieces
- March '09: Focus on After the Sale + We Value Your Opinion
- February '09: Exceeding Expectation, A Frame for Every Space + Focus on Orders
- January '09: The Doors of Monsters, Inc. + Focus on Quotes
- December '08: I Have a Dream.
- November '08: DHI Boston, Installation of Hollow Metal Frames + New Team Members
- October '08: We Love Doors + Prices Holding Through End of '08
- September '08: What Can We Do for You?, Doors of Higher Education, Founder's Day + more
- Special: Morris I. Karpen (1916-2002), Founder of Karpen Steel
- August '08: UL Labeling Capabilities Expanded, Doors Poster, DHI Georgia + DHI National
- July '08: Work in the Round, Pricing Changes + A Visit from Miss NC International
- June '08: CSI Show in Las Vegas, 50th Anniversaries + New Team Member
- May '08: Visit to the Steel Mill, Shadow Line Profile Frames, Dutch Doors + New Pricing Policy
- April '08: Round-Top Frames in 3 Weeks, Custom Vision Lites, Commercial Construction Going Strong + "Go and Open the Door"
- March '08: Changes at karpensteel.com, HMMA Standards, New Door Crate Design, Fare Thee Well + Show Us What You've Got!
- February '08: Team Member Spotlight, Temperature Rise Doors + We Want Your Photos
- January '08: Made in the USA, From Every Angle + Ready to Go!
- December '07: Going Green, Giving, Peace + Thank You
- November '07: DHI Nashville Recap
- October '07: We Are Family + 30th Anniversary Celebration
- September '07: Electrical Junction Boxes + 30 Years of Karpen
- August '07: New Catalogs + DHI Nashville Preview
- July '07: We Love Doors
- June '07: Half Moon Vision Lites + Karpen Family Album
- May '07: Base Door Pricing + "Summertime and the Living Is Easy"
- April '07: Quality Control
- February '07: Base Frame Pricing, Team Member Spotlight + Made Right! On Time! Safely!
- January '07: Acme Holes + Team Member Spotlight