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The Bilco Company Offers 2008 Residential Products Catalog

New Haven, Connecticut (September 19, 2008) -- The Bilco Company, a manufacturer of basement access and improvement products, has announced the availability of its 2008 Residential Products Catalog.

The catalog, which includes information on the company’s complete line of the IRC 2006 code-compliant basement products, is available free of charge by calling (800) 854-9724 or e-mailing Bilco at

The new catalog offers information on full line of basement doors, including the Classic Series Sloped Wall and Steel Sided doors and Ultra Series maintenance-free door. All Bilco basement doors provide convenient direct access to basement areas and feature easy one-hand operation and weather resistant construction. In addition, Bilco also offers a complete basement entrance system for new home construction or remodeling applications. The PermEntry® basement entrance consists of a precast concrete stairwell and Bilco door that are delivered and installed by licensed dealers.

Customers will also find information about the company’s line of emergency egress window wells, which add light, ventilation, and building code compliance to basement areas. Adding a ScapeWEL® or stakWEL® window well makes a basement area as warm and inviting as any room in the home.

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For more than 80 years, The Bilco Company has been a building industry pioneer in the design and development of specialty access products. Over these years, the company has built a reputation among homeowners, builders, architects, and engineers for products that are unequaled in design and workmanship.

Bilco – an ISO 9001 certified company – offers a line of roof hatches, automatic fire vents, floor access doors, and a complete line of residential products that are designed to improve the look and function of basement areas. With headquarters in West Haven, Connecticut, Bilco has manufacturing facilities in Trumann, Arkansas, and Zanesville, Ohio, and an international network of sales offices, dealers, distributors, and representatives.