Dave Traynor

D-Magazine Best of Dallas Contractor

D Magazine's Best of Dallas Contractor Dave Traynor and his wife Kelly.  Daughter Christie and son Jacob 2008

Myself and Kelly my wife with Christine, my oldest and Jacob, my middle son. Circa 2008.

This is a small peak at my life my work, my clients, and those I love:

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I think up very cool ideas in home improvements.

Vinyl Replacement Windows in Beige as an alternative to white.

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Vinyl Bay Replacement Windows.  Wood windows and fiberglass windows can't compare to the value of quality vinyl replacement windows.  These windows are available in multiple exterior colors.

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This three lite casement window is a great alternative to the standard two lite slider that we often see in North Texas.

Our Low Profile Gold Series Vinyl Replacement Windows have high performance glass and narrow frames for maximum glass and by far the best performing window for Texas

Our Vinyl Casement Windows provide performance and beauty in every application

Quality Service and Professionalism Awards from The Pacesetter Organization

Award Winning Window Installation Services North Texas.  Dallas Vinyl Replacement Windows Dallas Tx.

Yes I've won an award or two. My favorite was on a skateboard but that's another story. This was 1980.

Dave Traynor 1983

Vinyl replacement windows dallas texas from the window low cost leader, The Window Connection.  Window manufacturers and distributors offering 10 different lines and more than 30 different models of replacement windows for all of North Texas.

Continuous Arch Vinyl Single Hung Replacement Window             Two piece circle top with single hung mulled to top for replacement purposes.  This approach hides the back side of the blinds inside the window.

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Dave Traynor

The Window Connection

Dallas Texas

 

Dave and Kelly - Mount Olympus 2012

Our Founders Professional Experience

The Window Connection - Retail Division                                                                       12/2002 to Present

Owner and General Manager of one of the most widely respected replacement window and door companies in the metroplex.

Est. 1999.

  • NT Window Dealer of the Year 2011-2012 - Energy Master Vinyl Replacement Windows.
  • Guest Contractor 2008 “The Learning Channel” Moving Up Series.
  • D-Magazine Best of Dallas Contractor 2006.
  • Editorial Resource "Dallas Home Improvement Magazine". Innovations in Windows and Doors.
  • Design and Fabrication Consultant for WFAA Channel 8 and their Designing DFW Series.
  • Established, authored and promoted a major web presence for my company through ongoing development of web sites related to the home improvement industry. 
  • Attained top placement on MSN, Yahoo and Google search engines to establish a company with an advertising budget of less than 1% and establish the lowest overhead in the industry. This to facilitate the most cost effective installation company in North Texas.  Lower overhead translates to lower costs to customers.
  • I have successfully trained more than 30 individuals in varying aspects of our industry.  Some of the best-known names in Dallas’ window installation community and window sales community were trained by my organization.  I have field knowledge, management skills, and people skills that are attainable only with a commitment to excellence for myself and all those persons under my supervision.  We were among the first to require criminal background checks and use only full time employees to do our work in the metroplex This was a breakthrough in quality and training advancement to assure the highest quality workmanship available for replacement window and door installation here in Dallas.
  • Trainees of my organization include top producers in windows and doors for numerous companies throughout the country.  All Window Connection personnel are background checked and bonded to 2 million dollars but more than that, they are hand trained by me personally.
  • Established a Computer Customer Tracking System specifically designed for my organization, which integrates the Internet, an extensively detailed customer database, QuickBooks, and other key applications.
  • Established a personal close ratio of 47% annually in sales on retail bids submitted.  One in three retail appointments set became customers.  The company has served over 4000 customers and currently provides installations at a gross sales figure of around $500,000.00 per year.
  • Established sales, canvassing and telemarketing presentations, lead generation and advertising campaigns, as well as office and installation procedures for entire organization using ACT and Quickbooks, Dreamweaver, Flash and related programs.

The Window Connection - Replacement Window Installation Services                              12/1999 to 12/2002

  • Attained top placement as installation contractor for both Home Depot and Lowe’s Stores, supervising an average of $50,000 per month in labor billing of retail installation services with small crew and myself. 
  • Also established myself among three of Dallas’ most respected manufacturers as “one of the best contractors” in Dallas (Resource Bldg. Materials, The Don Young Co., Alside Windows). 
  • Ran all window installations from all stores for both organizations for no less than two years for Home Depot and one year for Lowe’s managing all aspects of installation from measure to completion.
  • Performed installation services for All American Siding, The Insulation Lady, Statewide Remodeling, Sears Home Improvements, ARI Sunrooms, Windoor World, and numerous other contractors on a project by project basis as needed and available.

The Pacesetter Corporation, Dallas Texas (Omaha, Nebraska)                  6/1989 to 12/1999

Installation Contractor

Install windows, doors, sunrooms and enclosures in a multistate area in excess of $100,000 in gross sales installations per month.  Install as much product correctly as possible while perfecting specific techniques for problem applications and for use and direction in other markets.  Install product at a pre-established labor number.  Train new hires and equip them to apply production techniques learned and perfected to stay within appropriate budget.

Key Pre-2000 Achievements

  • Attained positioning and moved from #5 Contractor in Dallas to #1 Contractor in the Southwest.
  • Maintained an overall labor costs of 4.3 % to 6.5% total labor cost for installs.
  • Installed over $20,000,000.00 in gross volume of product single handedly over a 10 year period of time.
  • Trained more than 30 individuals to perform similar installation techniques to those I had adopted and organized.
  • Top Ten Installation Contractor Nationally 1999, 1998, 1997 and 1995.
  • Top Installation Contractor in the Southwest Division 1999, 1998, 1997.
  • Eight other National Awards for Quality, Service and Professionalism.

Irving Glass and Mirror, Dallas Texas                                                              6/1985 to 6/1989 

Partner and 50% owner

Inherited one half of Dallas’ fourth largest glass and mirror company.  Managed and maintained $1,000,000 in gross sales yearly of glass, mirrors, storefront glazing, curtain wall glazing, shower door contracts and other related products for residential and commercial use for a period of four years.

Key Early Achievements

  • Attained Supervisor Position of the City Sales Department which accounted for approximately 40% of operations. Scheduling, hiring and oversight of 4 to 12 employees.
  • Produced several key projects including Huffman Elementary School (Plano, Tx.), Shepton High School (Plano, Tx.), Sunrise Psychiatric Hospital (Arlington, Tx.), Mt. Pleasant Community College (Mt. Pleasant, Tx.), and Tyler National Bank (Tyler, Tx.)
  • Learned and established myself as an authority in all phases of Commercial and Residential Glass Installation and Execution.
  • Provided services to more than 1000 homes for Fox and Jacobs including all mirror, shower door and other glass products.

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Making life better for everyone is a passion and I take it home as well as to window replacement projects.

My two youngest boys

The Easter Egg hunt at Valley View Christian Church 2012 off Midway and Trinity Mills Roads in North Dallas

This is the short team. Ethan, Danielle, Jacob and Caitlyn.

Our Facebook and our Twitter outreaches offer gifts and sale offers on great windows and doors for your home as well as entitle you to a raffle for goods and services. As social media is somewhat new we really appreciate your help in spreading the word.

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I also am involved in civic and public service activities:

Rick Perry and Dave Traynor in Dallas Texas 2010

David R Traynor

NT Window Energy Master Presidential and Executive Vinyl Replacement Windows with Triple Glazing and Krypton Gas can get U Values as low as .14 with our specialized Energy Star Rated Windows which are actually twice as efficient as required.  No one makes a better performing window in Texas

Nt Window Energy Master Vinyl Replacement Windows with Triple Glazed 366 Cardinal Glass and Krypton Gas filled insulated glass.

Replacement Windows in Dallas Texas require great products and great installation.  This is our work reflected from our work.  Note the attention to detail.  This is a low profile replacement window in Dallas Texas.  Vinyl Replacement Windows have become the standard in the window and door installation business here in Dallas.

I do flawless work and there is none that is my rival.

I do out of the ordinary projects that change homes drastically.

Contact me anytime and let me find good ways to help!!!

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