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Can Glass Shower Doors Be Recycled?

June 1, 2021

Glass shower doors are some of the most popular ways to design a sleek and appealing bathroom. Glass shower doors are timeless and a beautiful way to modernize a bathroom. But what do you do when they have run their course and it’s time to replace them? Many people wonder if it is possible to […]

How to Prevent Foggy Windows and Doors

October 9, 2019

Moisture on your door or window glass might seem concerning, but it's not necessarily a bad thing. Sometimes the case for foggy windows and doors is one that’s easy to prevent.

How to Fix Sticking Sliding Glass Patio Door

March 5, 2019

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.

Where Should You Buy Your Windows and Doors?

July 23, 2018

Buying new windows and doors for your home is a process. Where should you go and how do you find the right company? Glass.com can help you find the best option for your project.

Door Hardware Standards Protect Life, Property

June 26, 2018

For door hardware to be effective at protecting life and property, its properties must be measurable. That’s where door hardware standards come into play. In this post, we'll take a look at many of the door hardware standards that are out there, why they exist, and how they help.

How to Keep Your Door Glass Clean

March 23, 2018

When it comes to keeping the glass in your home’s doors clean, you might think there’s nothing to it—all it takes is a little glass cleaner and paper towels, right? Sounds easy enough, but it’s not always that simple. It’s important to always follow the manufacturer’s maintenance instructions first and foremost. Check out our general tips for keeping your door glass looking pristine!

Paying the Price: Cost Considerations for Windows and Doors

February 22, 2018

In order to help you get a better understanding of where the cost of your windows and doors comes from, why it may fluctuate up and down over time depending on the circumstance, and why one window may be exponentially more expensive than another, we break it down.

How to Save Energy During Cold Weather

February 5, 2018

The winter months bring lower temperatures – and higher energy bills. One of the biggest sources of heat loss from a home can be around the windows and doors. Here are some winter energy saving tips that should help you save. Read more.

The Basics (and Growing Trends) of Sliding Glass Door Hardware

November 28, 2017

There are many considerations to take into account when selecting the right sliding glass door for your home, whether it is the color and style of the door, or the type of glass used. One important factor that shouldn’t be overlooked is the type of hardware—specifically the handle system—used with the door. Here is a […]

How Hurricane Season Affects Homeowners

November 14, 2017

November is usually a quiet month for hurricanes, but the last day of the season isn’t over until November 30. Given 2017 was atypical, many parts of Texas and Florida are still struggling to recover post-hurricanes Harvey and Irma; damage estimates from those combined storms could be between $150 billion and $200 billion. But whatever […]

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