Glass 101


Glass for the Bath

Whether you’re designing a bathroom from the beginning, or redesigning what you already have, adding glass doors to your shower can open up many options a shower curtain just doesn’t quite provide. While you can find a shower curtain and other accessories in any color or print combination you probably can imagine, there are more […]

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How to Fix Sticking Sliding Glass Patio Door

Question about how to fix a sticky sliding glass patio door:   Dear Glass Detective, My Florida pool home has three sliding glass patio doors that face the pool. They are extremely difficult to open/close and the bottom hardware or rollers need to be replaced. Who can I contact to rebuild my sliding doors? Are […]

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The Case of Starphire Glass

Question About Starphire Glass: Dear Glass Detective, I would like to know the manufacturer name and address for Starphire low iron mirror. I had a large wall mirror installed. My problem is WITH the Starphire mirror. It produces double and triple reflections on windows (mostly at night from city lights). It has such a strong […]

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Shattered Sunroofs Shed Light on Different Types of Glass Used

This blog goes over how shattered panoramic sunroofs shed light on the different types of glass used in vehicles by different auto manufacturers from Ford to Ferrari. Find out more.

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What to Expect During a Shower Door Installation

Upgrading your bathroom can add instant value to your home. Before you begin, do your research to understand what to expect from a shower door installation.

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What to Do If Your Shower Door Breaks

The last thing anyone wants to deal with is a broken shower door. If it breaks, what do you do? Here’s a comprehensive guide on why it breaks and what to do. Find out more.

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Keeping Your Shower Door Clean With Hydrophobic Coatings

Tired of a less-than-perfect shower door? A hydrophobic shower glass coating may be the ticket to a clean and clear shower door. Find out more here and locate a shower glass professional near you.

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How to Recycle Old Windows

When you’ve decided to buy new windows for your home, what do you do with your old ones? There are many options for recycling, repurposing, and reusing your old windows. Find out more here.

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Glass Christmas Ornaments

December is filled with holidays and traditions from around the world, and one of the older traditions is the Christmas tree. Curious about the history of glass Christmas tree ornaments? We unearth the origins of tree decorating to find out why we decorate the way we do today.

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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. Your sideview mirrors are critical in ensuring your safety and your effectiveness in driving. If one is broken, you should fix it as soon as possible. Read more here.

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