HOW WE GOT HERE

Tafco Corp logo
Tafco Corp logo

See how Tafco Corp, has become the most
diversified, innovative window  company in the world.

our history

1949

Tafco is born.
It is led by a Grandpa, a Dad and an Uncle, and it starts with a simple jalousie window clip.

1962

The first redesign Jalousie window is manufactured, and is a big local hit.

1980

Glass block windows are the rage, and Tafco creates the first vinyl, vented window. Customers love it. 

1991

Upon the untimely death of his Father, Frank Tortorella Jr, along with Joe Rossi, take over the reigns of the company, marking a new chapter in Tafco’s history.

2003

Menards begins selling Tafco windows and other products

2010

Lowe’s begins selling Tafco windows and other products

2016

State-of-the-art manufacturing processes are instituted at the Tafco plant

2021

Tafco Corp continues to create the widest range and innovative windows in the world. 

1959

Tafco is established at the Melrose Park location and begins manufacturing aluminum extrusions, bus stops and…windows.

1976

The US celebrates its Centennial, and Tafco celebrates their first Vinyl window. A Basement Slider.
The new Tafco Corp logo is also announced.

Tafco Corp logo

1988

The first Vinyl, Single Hung window is created at the Melrose Park facility.

1994

Home Depot begins selling Tafco windows and other products

2008

Tafco Corp parters with HM and begins manufacturing in Dezhou, China

2011

Storage Station Wall Mount Organizers with individual pods is created and marketed

2018

Tractor Supply begins selling Tafco windows and other products