Glass 101


How Volcanoes Form Glass

Volcanoes have gotten a reputation as being destructive, especially with the most recent explosion occurring on the Big Island of Hawaii. And rightfully so—lava flows destroy trees, crops, neighborhoods and anything else in their way. But when one thing is destroyed, another is sometimes created. In this case, it’s glass. Yes, glass. Lava Lessons Magma […]

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How Does a Mirror Work?

When you look into a mirror, you see your own image and your surroundings reflected back at you. But how many times have you tried to look at the mirror itself, and question how it works? If the answer is at least once, know you’re not alone. To figure out how a mirror works, it’s […]

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How to Unstick Those Pesky Stickers from Glass in Your Home

You know you’ve done it. Muttered under your breath when you buy a product that has a sticker attached that you’ve found is sometimes impossible to remove. From your new dishes to your mirrors and your windshield, the next time you are in that dilemma we have some tips for you that should help relieve […]

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How to Keep Your Shower Door Glass Clean

If you’re a busy person, you probably don’t have much time in your schedule to clean your shower glass. However, you don’t need to stress over those hard water and soap scum stains on your glass during what should be your “me time.” There are easy ways to help prevent and remove residue from your […]

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The Use of Bulletproof Glass in Schools

There’s no such thing as bulletproof glass. This may come as a shock because of the portrayal that movies and pop culture make. We’ll break down the facts and talk about how testing plays a crucial role (and complicates) selecting the proper glass for different applications. Find out more here.

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How to Remove Stickers from Car Windows

Removing stickers from car windows can be a daunting task. Maybe you just have a few casual stickers on your car’s back glass, or maybe your child has built up a mountainous collection on your side window. Either way, we’ll give you some tips and tricks to remove them easily and safely. See more here.

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What Is Back Painted Glass and What are its Uses?

Have you heard about one of the hottest interior design trends on the market today? Back painted glass has made a splash in both commercial and residential building designs alike. Check out this article to learn about the manufacturing process and various applications. Find out more here!

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What’s New in Vehicle Safety Features?

Safety is one of the most important—if not the most important—features you look for when buying a new vehicle. Fortunately, the automotive industry has made great strides and continues to develop enhancements and technologies that make vehicles safer every day. Glass is playing a big part in many of these developments. Advanced Driver Assistance Systems […]

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How to Clean Your Glass Furniture

Glass furniture pieces, such as table tops and shelves, can make a living space beautiful. But glass, more than many other materials, requires care in maintaining clarity and cleanliness. Check out our tips to keep your glass in tip-top appearance. See more here.

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How Self-Driving Cars Will Impact Society

Picture a world where self-driving cars—or autonomous vehicles—are the norm. Self-driving cars, or autonomous vehicles, are poised to have a major impact on the world as we know it. Their effects will be felt in aspects of society—economically, technologically, culturally, and in many other areas. Here’s how.

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