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The Definitive Guide to Stemless Wine Glasses

September 6, 2021

You don’t need to be a sommelier or wine expert to find the best drinking glasses. After all, stemless wine glasses are appropriate for every type of wine. You can also use these tumbler-like glasses for non-alcoholic drinks. Let’s explore the reasons why you might choose this type of glass, as well as some truly […]

How Flat is Glass?

July 12, 2021

The Case of Glass Tolerances Question: Dear Glass Detective, What are the tolerances for ¼” glass as far as flatness or being level is concerned? Thank you, Brent R. Answer: Dear Brent, Thank you for contacting the Glass.com Glass Detective with your questions concerning the tolerances or “flatness” for what you are referring to as […]

How to Temporarily Cover a Broken Car Window

December 17, 2020

If you have ever broken a car window and needed to cover the hole temporarily, you probably don’t take glass for granted the same way other people do. It’s easy to see why glass is taken for granted. By design, glass is meant to be forgotten. Most often, the purpose of glass is to provide […]

Advice for Damage-Free Decorating This Holiday Season

November 1, 2020

For some, the winter holiday season is the “best time of the year,” as the song goes, but for others, it can be a time of overwhelming logistics and obligations. Whether you’re a Grinch or a Santa groupie, we’re here to help bring cheer to your holiday home decorating this year. With these tips, your decorations will be […]

Where to Buy Custom Home Mirrors

August 17, 2020

Mirrors, mirrors, on my wall, who is the fairest retailer of them all? What I mean is, where is the best place to purchase a mirror? There are a few options and what’s “best” will depend on what type of mirror you’re seeking. So in addition to talking about the best place to purchase a […]

How to Wash an RV

June 10, 2020

Washing Your RV Whether you continuously use your RV throughout the year or only take a trip or two, performing regular maintenance on your RV is an essential part of retaining its value. And a big part of RV maintenance is the frequent washing of the vehicle’s exterior. Benefits of a Clean RV Washing the […]

Preparing Your Vehicle for a Successful Road Trip

June 10, 2020

Whether it’s a summer excursion or family vacation—it pays to perform a basic vehicle check to ensure it’s ready for a road trip. Ideally a fresh oil change and a quick trip to the mechanic is your best bet, but if that doesn’t fit with time constraints or the budget, here’s how to self-inspect from […]

How to Insulate Old Windows: Three Budget Approaches

May 12, 2020

When it comes to insulating old windows against cold winter air or scorching summer heat, there are few options that serve as much more than “band-aids.” That said, if replacement windows aren’t in the budget, here are three ways you can better insulate windows. Many of the same methods can be used to insulate glass […]

Entry Door Trends 2020: Larger in Size and Wider in Options

February 4, 2020

If you’re shopping entry doors in 2020, you might find yourself confused by the latest trends—many of which represent polar opposites. Some manufacturers have worked to develop age-old aesthetics, while others have gone modern. Some are offering pivot doors, while others are sticking with standard hinges. We break down the 2020 style changes, both old and new.

Laminated vs. Tempered Side Windows in Vehicles

December 11, 2019

You may have seen it in the news recently—instances of someone getting stuck in their vehicle after an accident because the car was equipped with laminated side windows. Learn about the pros and cons of laminated and tempered glass when used in side windows.

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How Flat is Glass?

The Case of Glass Tolerances Question: Dear Glass Detective, What are the tolerances for ¼” glass as far as flatness or being level is concerned?

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How to Wash an RV

Washing Your RV Whether you continuously use your RV throughout the year or only take a trip or two, performing regular maintenance on your RV

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Entry Door Trends 2020: Larger in Size and Wider in Options

If you’re shopping entry doors in 2020, you might find yourself confused by the latest trends—many of which represent polar opposites. Some manufacturers have worked to develop age-old aesthetics, while others have gone modern. Some are offering pivot doors, while others are sticking with standard hinges. We break down the 2020 style changes, both old and new.

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Laminated vs. Tempered Side Windows in Vehicles

You may have seen it in the news recently—instances of someone getting stuck in their vehicle after an accident because the car was equipped with laminated side windows. Learn about the pros and cons of laminated and tempered glass when used in side windows.

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