What Affects My Final Auto Glass Replacement Cost?

At Glass.com, we strive to provide an excellent customer experience when booking your auto glass replacement job. In this post, we break down the factors that impact your final costs for your replacement compared to the initial quote you receive online.

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Glass.com Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

If you’re looking for glass, you’ve come to the right place! Glass.com is the leading resource for anything and everything glass-related. What is Glass.com? Glass.com is a portal about all things glass including auto, residential, and architectural glass as well as related glass products such as tabletops, shower doors, mirrors, windows, window film, and more. […]

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Fire Rated Glazing

Windows for Fire-Prone Areas Question: Hi Glass Detective, I am remodeling a bathroom. The remodel will include a 24 inch wide by 10 inch high slider window. The fixed and slider portions will be dual glass pane panels (double glazed). The base of this window will be 6.5 feet off the bathroom floor. We live […]

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How to Replace Sliding Patio Door Glass

The Case of the Do Not DIY Door Question: Good Morning Glass Detective,  I am preparing to replace the glass only in an old aluminum sliding door. The frame is not thermally broken, however, the glass is insulated. The outside-to-outside dimension of the aluminum slider extrusion is 1”. I am guessing that the glass panes […]

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How to Stop a Shower Door From Leaking Water

Shower door leaking? Fix it before it’s too late with these easy tips. Cleaning up water on the bathroom floor after a shower is probably the last thing you want to do—in the morning while getting ready for work, at night before going to bed, or anytime. To say that shower door water leaks are […]

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Should I Update My Shower Enclosure? 7 Signs It’s Time

Your bathroom should be a place that you enjoy and that adds value to your home. If it doesn’t, then you should think about an upgrade. There are many factors to consider when planning a bathroom renovation and your shower enclosure is a vital part of this process. The following are seven signs that your […]

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Bathroom and Shower Enclosure Redesign Ideas – Endless Possibilities

Okay, it’s that time again – tackling another project in your home. This time, however you’ve stumbled upon the one area in your home that can be its own private getaway or oasis, the bathroom. Before you start thinking this will be an easy space to customize, you should first think about the possibilities available, […]

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5 Steps to Make an Old Shower Look New Again

Whether your home is new with stylish features, or in need of updating, the bathroom is one room that needs lots of attention. That’s because it’s one of the most frequently used rooms in the house. It can also be one of the most challenging to keep clean. These problems can take your shower from […]

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New Windshield Breaks (Again) After Installation

The Case of the Windshield that Keeps Cracking Question: Hello Glass Detective, My windshield was replaced through an insurance claim on Thursday. I noticed yesterday (the following Tuesday) there is a crack at the same spot as the old one- right behind the rear view mirror. I’m afraid the company that handled the replacement will […]

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Insulated Glass Info

The Case of the Inquisitive Insulation Question: Dear Glass Detective, Please help me understand technical information regarding the glass components of an insulated glass (also known as insulating glass) unit. Here are my questions: What residential construction industry standards or recommendations are there for the individual thickness of glass panes?  What residential construction industry standards […]

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Shower Door Glass Etching Ideas

Choosing the best glass shower enclosure for your home can be tough. From the size and shape to hardware and etching designs, there are an almost endless number of options. We’re here to make it easier for you to choose what’s right for you. While a transparent shower glass door looks sleek and helps a […]

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Cleaning Shower Doors

The Case of the Slimy, Steamed Up Shower Door Question: Dear Glass Detective, My husband needed a shower chair in the shower due to a balancing problem. My glass shower has three sides. They were always bright and shiny. Now all of a sudden one panel is completely foggy all the time. I always use […]

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