28 February 2017
One of the reasons that glass shower doors are so useful is because of the many different style options that they allow. Here are some of the important design choices that you have when you elect to use glass in your bathroom. Where Should the Shower Be Placed? Typically, a shower is placed against at least 2 walls to help contain the water. But if you are using glass with a custom designed, you could choose to forego any wall support at all.
5 January 2017
Whether it was a wayward baseball, storm damage, or some other type of trauma, a broken window means it's time to schedule a repair. The decision you have to make is whether to replace the entire window or simply have the glass replaced. The following guide can help you make the right choice. Was the window double or triple insulated pane? As a general rule, a single pane window can be reglazed with new glass and, in most cases, be just the same as it was previously.
7 October 2016
Dog owners everywhere work hard to keep their canine companions healthy and happy. One condition that can be challenging for dog owners is called photophobia, also referred to as light sensitivity. Taking steps to make your photophobic dog as comfortable as possible is important to prevent any underlying diseases from getting worse. Check out the reasons why having your home's windows tinted can promote your dog's comfort. Low Light Can help Prevent Greater Pain For Your Dog
31 August 2016
Replacing the windows throughout your home can be a good chance to upgrade them from basic windows to ones that can provide a range of benefits. New windows can provide you with options that can help increase privacy or make your home easier to keep clean. Listed below are two window options to look into that can help you keep your home clean. Windows With Enclosed Blinds One of the best windows that a glass company can provide when it comes to helping you keep your home clean is a window with enclosed blinds.
4 August 2016
Windshields can get scratched for a variety of reasons, and you may be wondering about the most cost-effective ways to repair the damage. Here are some steps for repairing your windshield as efficiently as possible. Evaluate Whether the Scratch is Repairable At Home When you first notice a windshield scratch, you should take steps to test whether the scratch is minor or major. With a minor scratch, you can comfortably run your finger along the edges of the scratch without getting your finger nail caught in the grooves of the scratch.
9 May 2016
In states that require vehicle safety inspections, the condition of the windshield is included on the safety checklist. While a crack or a bulls-eye chip can interfere with your vision, which can be dangerous, this is actually not the biggest safety risk. Here are some lesser-known ways in which a broken or damaged windshield affects your safety. 1. Failure to Support the Roof Even though it's easy to visualize the glass breaking or crumbling during an accident, the glass actually provides strength and support.
10 March 2016
Owning a vehicle means taking care of a lot of different components to keep it running properly. One of the things that you don't normally have to worry about is your windshield. However, your windshield can end up getting damaged just from driving down the road. A bird, rock or other object can end up destroying your windshield and leaving you having to replace it. If you are looking to replace your windshield, here are three questions you want to ask potential repair shops before making a final decision on who to go with.
21 January 2016
With enough driving, you'll likely encounter that frustrating moment in which a rock hits your windshield and causes a chip. While you might be tempted to ignore the problem, especially if the visible damage seems minor, this tiny chip can grow into a crack that means that your entire windshield will need to be replaced. There's a likelihood that a small chip can be repaired instead of replaced, however, provided you schedule an appointment at your local auto glass repair shop before the damage spreads.
2 December 2015
Antique mirrors are often quite ornate and can be very valuable. However, they tend to be a little more fragile than modern mirrors because of the older glass construction processes. If you recently damaged an antique mirror and would like it fixed, glass repair shops can help. From glass chips to resilvering, here is what you can expect. Repairing Chips and Cracks Whenever possible, try to save the chips or slivers of glass that have broken off your antique mirror.
15 September 2015
If you want to upgrade the tint to your windows at home, you are going to first need to remove the tint that is already in place. In order to cut down on costs, you can remove the tint on your own with a few simple supplies. Gathering The Supplies Most of the supplies you will need to remove the tint from your windows are supplies you should have around your home.