Glass Detective


Polycarbonate vs. Laminated Glass

Join the Glass Detective as he takes on the case of the polycarbonate pool project. Find out whether polycarbonate or laminated glass is best for a glass deck railing system.

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Float Glass vs. Flat Glass vs. Plate Glass vs. Sheet Glass

Join the Glass Detective as he takes on the case of the definite glass definitions. Learn about the differences between various types of flat glass from float glass, to plate glass to sheet glass.

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Why Does My Glass Keep Breaking?

Join the Glass Detective as he takes on the mystery of the breaking glass. At some point, every piece/type of glass will break. How and why it breaks is the bigger, or maybe we should say harder, question to answer. Learn about common causes for door glass breakage.

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What’s the Best Replacement Glass for a Condo Window?

Join the Glass Detective as he takes on the case of the Cosmopoliton Condo. Learn about building codes and requirments related to replacing glass windows in condo units located in major metropolitan areas.

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Fire Rated Glazing

Join the Glass Detective as he takes on the case of the Fire Rated Glazing, discussing window types for fire-prone areas. Learn about window glass types and fire safety ratings to consider when purchasing fire-resistant windows.

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How to Replace Sliding Patio Door Glass

Join the Glass Detective as he takes on the case of the Do Not DIY Door. Learn about patio door glass replacement and why you’ll want a professional’s help.

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New Windshield Breaks (Again) After Installation

Have you had two windshields break in a row right after a new installation? You’re not alone. The Glass Detective discusses what might cause this and the next steps you should take to address the issue.

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Insulated Glass Info

The Glass Detective takes on the case of The Inquisitive Insulation. What are insulating glass units and what are the benefits? The Glass Detective answers these questions along with what the industry standards are. Find out more!

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Cleaning Shower Doors

The Glass Detective takes on the case of the slimy steamed up shower door. Find out what can cause foggy, dirty looking shower glass and how to fix it!

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Is it Possible to Cut Tempered Glass?

The Glass Detective takes on the case of the Bookcase Glass and delves into whether truly tempered glass can be cut. Read on to learn more.

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