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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The Case of Finding Clear Glass

Question About Where to Find Clear Glass Glass Detective, I want to use a piece of glass for a paint palette but it has to be colorless to be able to judge the colors I mix.I will be taping a piece of paper behind it but the glass i purchased has a green tint to […]

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Why Your Sideview Mirror is Important (And Why You Should Fix It)

Damage to your vehicle can happen in many ways, and no part of your car is immune. Busted fenders, dents, scratches and broken windshields are among the most common instances of external damage. But there are two specific areas that can also be susceptible to damage—the sideview mirrors. If you’ve recently sustained damage to your […]

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The Case of the Etched Shower Glass

Question About Etched Shower Glass: Hi Glass Detective, I am wanting glass glass linings for my shower alcove walls.  The glass will have a ceramic paint picture of a waterfall etched onto the back surface.  The glass is backed by villaboard wall linings.  Which glass is more suitable for this application?  UV, sound and flexibility […]

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What Affects My Final Auto Glass Replacement Cost?

Glass.com Instant Auto Glass Price Quotes At Glass.com, we strive to provide an excellent customer experience when booking your auto glass replacement job. Part of what sets us apart from other sites is the ability to offer instant price quotes from multiple glass replacement shops for most vehicles and areas. This instant price quote is […]

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Stained Glass: The Past Meets the Present

When you think of windows, what comes to mind? Maybe the view you see out of your bedroom every morning or perhaps the view from your office. But what about the stained glass windows in your local church? Even though you can’t see out of them, they are very much a part of the window […]

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Replacing Glass in Historic Windows – Is It Worth It?

Old windows are more common than you might think, especially if you’re not in a newly built home, but there’s no need to stress because Glass.com has everything you need in one spot. Before you start to consider whether or not you should replace your glass, decipher what type of glass and frame you have. […]

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The Case of the Dangerous Broken Auto Glass

Question about hazardous broken automotive glass:   Dear Glass Detective, Recently hit an elk with my vehicle. The windshield, front passenger window and moon roof were all broken. My colleague and I had to go to the emergency room to have glass removed. I had a piece in my finger and he had a few […]

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The Case of the Theft Deterring Glass

Question about burglar resistant glass: Dear Glass Detective, Will laminated glass composed of 2 panes (lites) of 4mm with a .76 mm sheet in between do anything to keep out burglars? If not, what is the minimum requirement that I need? Thanks in advance for your help. Aron Trattner   Answer to question about burglar […]

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Robotics in Building

Just as automation and smart technologies are making their way inside homes,  some of these developments are also changing the way homes are constructed.  Today’s construction workforce is struggling with a lack of skilled labor, so the answer to the question “who will build my new house?” might just be robots. Robotics in building is something […]

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The Case of the Lifetime Window Warranty That Wasn’t Honored

Question about skylight window warranties:   Please Help! I have a lifetime warranty on 2 fixed skylights with broken film between the double panes. I called the company to file a claim & I was told that the company no longer makes skylights. What? Shouldn’t the company at least give me a reasonable refund? Thank […]

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