Glass 101


How Much Does a New Shower Door Cost?

Upgrading your bathroom with a new glass shower enclosure is a great way to add value to your home. Even simple upgrades such as new hardware and fixtures can give your bathroom a facelift that boosts your return on investment. Learn about your glass shower door options and price ranges here.

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What is Soundproof Glass?

Can You Hear Me Now? Dear Glass Detective, What is soundproof glass? Steve Wakefield, MA About Soundproof Glass Dear Steve, Thank you for contacting the Glass Detective with your question asking what soundproof glass is.  I would like to begin answering this by changing the term from “soundproof” to “sound reducing” or “sound-absorbing”. Depending on […]

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Glass for the Bath

Whether you’re designing a bathroom from the beginning or redesigning what you already have, browse options for using glass in a bath or shower enclosure.

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How to Fix Sticking Sliding Glass Patio Door

Is your sliding glass patio door sticking, heavy, and hard to open or close? Usually this is an easy problem to fix. Find out how here as the glass detective takes on the case of the sticking sliding glass patio door.

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The Case of Starphire Glass

The Glass Detective reflects on Starphire glass by discussing the benefits and drawbacks of using this high-definition mirror in your home. Read more to learn about low-e glass coatings, window film, and the resolution to the case of the Starphire glass.

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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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