A seasoned professional in the fenestration industry, Jim Snyder has worked on the front line of home building, home remodeling and residential window and door installation for over two decades. As a serious craftsman, Jim has journaled and cataloged nearly ten years of fenestration research, establishing best practices along the way.

The son of an engineer, Jim has been inquisitive since his first days in the sandbox. He thrives on planning coming to fruition. In his quest for continuous improvement, he has streamlined many window installation processes, identifying efficient and effective techniques, resulting in a satisfied homeowner.

His goal is simple: To provide a job well done. Regardless of the type of work to be done, this principle has been the cornerstone in every facet of his career. This is the principle he carries with him as WindowJim.

Jim is available for consulting on process efficiencies, product improvement, and installation marketing strategies. He is the go-to person for unique or troublesome installations. He can also provide in-person or video training on all things fenestration.


  • Certified AAMA FenestrationMaster® (FMPC)
  • Certified Master Installer, InstallationMasters®
  • Certified Renovator, EPA (Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule)
  • Competent Communicators, Toastmasters International®
  • Certified Construction Documents Technologist (CDT)


  • American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA)
  • National Glass Association (NGA)
  • Toastmasters International
  • Window and Door Dealer Alliance (WDDA)
  • WDDA Advisory Council
  • Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA)

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