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  • Framed Vs. Frameless Glass Shower Doors

    6 August 2015

    Modern shower designs have evolved through time, giving homeowners a wider variety of options when remodeling their shower enclosers. Tacky shower curtains can now be replaced by elegant, stylish shower enclosures that are easier to clean and that open up your bathroom. Here is a comprehensive comparison of two possible designs to help you choose the shower enclosure that best suits your home and lifestyle. Frameless glass shower enclosures If you want to give your bathroom a more open, airy look that is elegant, sleek and modern, a frameless shower enclosure could suit you.

  • What You Need To Know To Polish A Pitted Windshield

    29 June 2015

    Over time, your windshield is likely to get pitted from rocks and road debris. In addition, thigs like tree sap and acorns dropping from trees can do the same. The biggest concern with this type of windshield glass damage is that it can interfere with your ability to see clearly when driving at night. Headlight glare can reflect in the pits of the glass, obstructing your vision. If your windshield is pitted, the best thing you can do is smooth the surface with auto glass polish and a sander.

  • 6 Ways Custom Etched Glass Improves The Look Of Your Home

    22 June 2015

    If you are looking for a way to make your home and furnishings stand out, then a custom etched glass element may be just what you are looking for. You might be surprised to learn that an etched glass design of your choosing can be created on any glass surface in your home. Here are six different decorating ideas you can use to improve the look of your home with custom etched glass:

  • 3 Reasons To Install A New Glass Shower In Your Home

    16 June 2015

    If your home is like many, you might still have a traditional shower that requires the use of a shower curtain. Times are changing, however, and glass showers are becoming increasingly popular. This isn't without a reason, however. Glass showers can be a great option for many reasons, so it might be time to think about making this improvement to your home. These are a few reasons why you should consider talking to a residential glass installation and replacement company about installing a glass shower in your home.

  • 3 Benefits Of Tinting Your Residential Windows

    16 June 2015

    The sweltering summer heat can cost you more in air conditioning, as well as cause other sorts of problems. This is because harmful UV rays penetrate ordinary glass easily, and can cause untold damage to your home interior while making the home disturbingly hot. Installing window tinting can be an inexpensive, yet effective way to protect your home from the summer heat, as well as adding elegance and distinction to your windows.

  • The Magic Of Glass: 3 Dream-Come-True Windows

    14 June 2015

    It's not unusual to have your own version of a fantasy window. Maybe your ideal window looks out over a rolling sea or sits up high in a stone turret. For some lucky people, their glass fantasies have come true. There are 3 unusual types of windows that are being perfected for home or business uses. 1. The Wall O' Windows If you've ever spent time relaxing in a tidy glass greenhouse you know how enjoyable the experience is, and you realize how smart and invigorating walls of glass are to the eye and the spirit.

  • 4 Tips To Take Care Of Your New Windshield

    12 June 2015

    If you have recently had your car's windshield replaced, you are probably happy that you don't have to deal with the cracks or chips anymore. You probably also want to ensure that you take good care of your new windshield so that it will stay in excellent condition for a long time to come. Luckily, new windshields are relatively easy to take care of, so follow these tips if you want to keep yours looking fantastic.

  • 2 Windows That Will Make Your Home More Comfortable

    10 June 2015

    Changing out all of the windows in your home is a great way to make your home more secure, valuable, and even more comfortable. Both electrochromic and sound blocking windows are great choices if you want your home to be as comfortable as possible. Electrochromic An electrochromic window is made with a type of glass that darkens as an electrical current is applied to it. This allows you to use a switch to either darken the windows a little bit to increase privacy without spoiling your view, or darken the glass completely to block out the majority of the light.

  • 2 Windows That Can Make Your Home Easier To Clean

    8 June 2015

    Replacing the windows throughout your home is a great way to cut down on the amount of cleaning that you have to do in order to keep your home looking nice. This is because there are window options available that can make your home easier to clean, such as windows with enclosed blinds and double-hung windows. Windows With Enclosed Blinds One easy way to reduce your cleaning workload is to replace your current windows with ones that consist of a set of blinds enclosed within two panes of glass.

  • Get A Sleek Look With Frameless Glass Shower Doors In Fayetteville NC

    27 January 2014

    Last year, I bought a house in an older subdivision. While I fell in love with the uniqueness of having an older house, I was less than thrilled about the downright ugly bathroom that came with the house. There is only one bathroom in the house and it was decorated by the original owner in blue and pink tiles. The bathtub had a later addition of set of 1980s era glass shower doors.