Friday, June 17th, 2016.    Category:Replacement Windows & Siding Blog, Sidetex News

Sidetex celebrates BBB Award

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Sidetex President Paul Knapp receiving BBB Blue Ribbon and Key from BBB President Paulette Scarpetti honoring Sidetex for 36 years as a BBB accredited company and member of the BBB Premier Accreditation Circle.

The ceremony took place November 6 at the BBB annual Awards Banquet held at the Cascades In Hamden.

Sidetex has been honored by the Better Business Bureau with their Premier accreditation
Circle Award for the company’s 36 years as a BBB accredited business in Connecticut.

The award ceremony took place November 6th during the BBB annual awards banquet held this year at the Cascades in Hamden.

Sidetex, with their showroom at 89 State St. North Haven offers custom windows,siding,roofing, doors, and kitchen and bath remodeling throughout Connecticut.

Sidetex recently added window treatments, custom shades, blinds and interior shutters to their product line.

In addition to the BBB award, Sidetex has been selected Best of North Haven 2014 Siding Contractor.

Sidetex President Paul Knapp says the company is proud of the BBB and Siding Contractor recognition.

To celebrate, Knapp says Sidetex is offering Special Discounts and Optional 0% Financing To Connecticut customers till years end.

Knapp says,  “Now is the time to take advantage of Sidetex Fall-Winter pricing, before manufacturers already announced price increase of 8% after January 1.”

Sidetex Vice President Ronni Knapp and President Paul Knapp after receiving the BBB Premier accreditation Award November 6 which also happened to be Ronni’s birthday.

Sidetex can be reached at or 203-239-3399.

Friday, June 17th, 2016.    Category:Sidetex News

Paul & David Knapp During Recent Free Seminar Sidetex

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Paul & David Knapp seen during recent free seminar Sidetex  presented at the Smart Living Center in Orange.
The seminar was entitled How to “Make Your Home More Energy Efficient – From the Outside In”.
They Offered Connecticut homeowners several ways to make their homes more enter efficient including how insulated siding can vastly reduce the wind chill coming through the walls of their homes and how energy efficient windows and doors can reduce both heating and cooling bills.

The seminar was sponsored by energize CT.

Friday, June 17th, 2016.    Category:Sidetex News


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Angie's List Super Service Award Winner 2014


For immediate release.   January 28, 2014
Sidetex Earns Esteemed Angie’s List Super Service Award
Award reflects Sidetex Consistently High Level of Customer Service
Sidetex has earned the service industry’s coveted Angie’s List Super Service Award for 2013.
Paul Knapp, Sidetex President, said he, Vice Presidents Ronni and David Knapp Are honored to receive the prestigious Angie’s List award.

“Only about 5 percent of the companies Sidetex competes with in Connecticut are able to earn our Super Service Award,” said Angie’s List Founder Angie Hicks. “It’s a mark of consistently great customer service.”

Angie’s List Super Service Award 2013 winners have met strict eligibility requirements which include an “A” in overall grade, recent grade and review period grade; the company must be in good standing with Angie’s List, have a fully complete profile, pass a background check and abide by Angie’s List operational guidelines.

Service company ratings are updated daily at Angie’s List. Companies are graded on an A through F scale in areas ranging from price to professionalism to punctuality.

Angie’s List helps consumers have happy transactions with local service professionals in more than 720 categories ranging from home Improvement to healthcare.

Sidetex President Knapp says the company will continue to strive to provide super service to its customers for siding, windows, doors, roofing, kitchens and baths.

A 3rd generation family business, Sidetex is celebrating the company’s 62nd year with Super Winter savings for area residents.

Knapp invites the public to visit the Sidetex showroom at 89 State St. North Haven. Call 203-239-3399 or on the web at for a free, no obligation consultation.

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North Haven

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bestofnh2012The Sidetex home remodeling company has received another award. Sidetex latest award is for Best Siding Contractor for 2012.

In presenting the award to Sidetex President Paul Knapp the awards committee said “our selection of your company is a reflection of the hard work of not only yourself, but of many people that have supported your business and contributed to the success of your organization. Congratulations on joining such an elite group of small business.” The award program recognizes outstanding local businesses that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and the community. Sidetex is a 60-year old third generation family business headquartered in North Haven. With a showroom at 89 State St. in the King’s Acres Plaza shopping center, Sidetex offers displays featuring Everlast Composite Exterior Cladding, Generations laminated vinyl siding, Pelican Bay shingle style siding and Kaycan Timberlake traditional vinyl siding. Also on display are full size windows, vinyl, wood clad and composite, roofing, and entry doors which are available in fiberglass and steel.

The Sidetex Kitchen and Bath by Design Division offers cabinet and counter displays, including granite and composites.

A free consultation is available with Sidetex Designer David Brown.

Sidetex President Paul Knapp invites Connecticut homeowners to visit the showroom, our wesbsite: or call 203-239-3399 for a Free, no obligation consultation on all Sidetex home remodeling projects.

Friday, June 17th, 2016.    Category:Sidetex News

Sidetex Honored by the Better Business Bureau

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Sidetex Pres. Paul Knapp receiving BBB Premier Accreditation
Ribbon and Key from BBB Pres. Paulette Scarpetti.

North Haven: The Sidetex Home Improvement company has been honored by the Better Business Bureau.

The 60-year-old family business, headquartered in North Haven, was honored at the 2012 Better Business Bureau annual Awards Gala held at the Aqua Turf Club November 1st. At the meeting, Sidetex was inducted into the BBB Premier Accreditation Circle, honoring the company and President Paul Knapp and Vice President Ronni Knapp for the company’s long term commitment to “ethics in the marketplace and upholding the BBB standards for Trust.”

Sidetex President Knapp received an honorary ribbon with a BBB Key and a plaque for the firm’s years of service. Knapp said Sidetex is honored to receive the recognition from the Better Business Bureau and induction into the BBB Premier Accreditation Circle. Sidetex “will continue to strive to exceed customer’s expectations” in the marketplace when it comes to siding, windows, doors, roofing and now kitchen and bath remodeling.

Knapp invites area homeowners to visit the company’s showroom at 89 State St. in North Haven or on the web at or call 203-239-3399 for a free, no obligation consultation. Knapp also said Sidetex is offering special discounts to area homeowners affected by Hurricane Sandy. He said, “we are here to help”.

Friday, June 17th, 2016.    Category:Sidetex News

Sidetex Selected Distributor For Next Generation Of Exterior Siding

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Pictured: Sidetex President Paul Knapp, right and Norandex
District Manager Phil Garrity
at Sidetex showroom congratulating
Sidetex on being named EVERLAST dealer for Connecticut.

North Haven:

The Sidetex company of North Haven, a 60 year old family home improvement business, has been selected to introduce the next generation of exterior cladding products for Connecticut homeowners.First there was wood, then aluminum and vinyl, and now EVERLAST.Sidetex President Paul Knapp says EVERLAST looks and feels like wood, but is even better. The 1/4” thick Cedar Touch Everlast won’t warp, split, crack or fade. The product is backed by a Lifetime Transferable manufacturer’s warranty from Norandex, the leading U.S. company for exterior siding.

It looks and feels so much like wood, you would think you could get a splinter rubbing your hand across the face of EVERLAST. Knapp says EVERLAST is available in a 7” and a 4 1/2” exposure. EVERLAST comes in ten decorator colors. And, unlike other composite products on the market, EVERLAST is the only exterior cladding with the color all the way through. EVERLAST is on display at the Sidetex showroom at 89 State St. North Haven as well as recent installations in Madison and Fairfield. Knapp says Sidetex will be happy to provide a free, no obligation consultation for Connecticut homeowners who would like to consider re-siding their home with EVERLAST or a variety of vinyl siding products including their exclusive GENERATIONS Thermal Core Siding.

Sidetex also offers vinyl, wood and fiberglass composite windows, doors, roofing and FREE consultations with their kitchen and Bath Designer from their Kitchen & Bath by Design division.

Friday, June 17th, 2016.    Category:Sidetex News

Sidetex Helps Hamden Celebrate Earth Day 2012

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sidetex2.jpg“Thank you for bringing your Sidetex exhibit at Hamden’s Earth Day Celebration. Hamden’s CERT team estimated 3,500 participants this year! Your support, time and energy is what makes the celebration so successful.”

Paula Roach
Hamden Solid Waste and Recycling Center Coordinator