Named after the quicksilver (mercury) mines that dot the hillsides near Graig and Joy Young’s San Jose, California home, Quixsilver Systems is the culmination of over three decades of experience in the window and glazing industry,                                     read more



Quixsilver Systems is Northern California’s premier architectural products service provider.  Housed in the center of the Silicon Valley, we supply high performance glazing solutions to the building community.

At Quixsilver Systems, we see our clients as the heart of our business.  We ask questions and then we listen to what they have to say.  Through our collaborative efforts we create architectural window, door, curtain wall and storefront and entrance systems for high-rise buildings in San Francisco, wineries in Napa and Sonoma Counties, school, libraries, condos and apartments throughout the Bay Area, We also create distinctive window and door systems for private residences from Carmel Valley and Monterey Bay to Atherton and Hillsborough, up to Napa and Sonoma Valleys and over to Reno

Working with California’s finest architects, builders, glass and glazing contractors, and property owners, our team provides assistance with product selection and specifications that meet the aesthetic, structural and functional objectives of each project. Our technical expertise coupled with our thorough grasp of California’s laws and codes as they pertain to the building industry have placed us in a unique position.

Commercially, our current projects include a premier resort hotel in Monterey, and a luxury hotel/casino near Yosemite National Park. They also include window and door replacement in various San Francisco, East Bay and Marin County Unified School District locations and window replacement in several libraries throughout San Francisco, San Jose and Oakland/East Bay.

Residentially, our current projects include remodels in San Francisco, Orinda, Hillsborough, Palo Alto and Davis, and new home construction in Carmel Valley, Sacramento, Woodside and Pebble Beach. 

We are big on results and are especially well equipped to assist on projects with a variety of glazing needs such as windows, curtain wall and store-front. Equipped to implement our clients’ ideas, resolve our clients’ issues and manage our clients’ budget constraints, Quixsilver Systems provides a positive and professional work environment both in the office and in the field.


Washington Manor Branch Library
Scope of Work:
Curtainwall, Storefront, Entrance
(sunshades are site-built)
Glazing Contractor: AHC
Architect: Group 4
Location: San Leandro, CA




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