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What Is Low-E Glass?

November 19, 2020

Not all windows and glass products are created equal, but by understanding how heat and light interact with different materials, and with the latest technologies available today, glass manufacturers have been able to develop better and more efficient windows for your home. Learn all about Low-E window glass here.

Glass Screen Protectors

September 21, 2020

It’s 2020—screens are everywhere. There is probably a screen in your pocket, your car, your living room, on your desk, and countless other places. Many new refrigerators even feature a screen. I’m currently writing this blog on one screen while my phone screen looks up at me from my desk, and my TV screen looms […]

Why Did the Tesla Cybertruck Glass Break?

May 12, 2020

Tesla consistently headlines news in the automotive world due to its futuristic advances in technology and design. The Cybertruck is Tesla’s latest vehicle, which is slated for production in 2021. According to the hype, it will be one of the toughest trucks on the road. Not only will the truck be fully electric, as all […]

Can Glass Prevent Sun Damage?

October 23, 2019

Sun damage can be harmful to your health and property. While basic glass doesn't stop UV rays, there are ways to prevent penetration.

Re-purposed Renovation ideas

September 2, 2019

Have you ever thought about decorating your new kitchen or bathroom with old clothes? While it may not be the most appealing décor option at first glance, there is actually good-reason to reconsider the idea if you’re planning an eco-friendly home renovation project in the future.

Robotics in Building

September 20, 2018

The increasing use of robotics in building construction will soon change the way homes of the future are designed and built. Today’s construction workforce is struggling with a lack of skilled labor, so the answer to the question “who will build my new house?” might just be robots. Learn more.

Can Low-E Glass Be Laminated?

August 28, 2018

With low-e glass, you can reduce the amount of harmful ultraviolet light entering your home, improve energy efficiency efforts, save on annual heating and cooling costs and create a more comfortable indoor environment for you and your family. While low-e glass has many benefits, does it mean that you can’t add any other features or upgrades to your window’s glass, like lamination? Let's find out.

Window Lock Types Explained

July 25, 2018

You’ve seen this scene on television and in movies: an intruder crawls through an unlocked or easy-to-open window to steal objects or cause harm to occupants. You may even know people who have been victims themselves. Security is one of the most important aspects of any home. While automated security systems can go a long […]

How to Clean Your TV Screens and Computer Monitors

June 27, 2018

There are a number of important considerations to remember when you're cleaning TV screens and computer monitors in your home. Find out why the old methods for cleaning glass-screened CRT TVs of the past no longer applies and learn how to clean modern TVs and Computer Monitors.

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.

Technology

What Is Low-E Glass?

Not all windows and glass products are created equal, but by understanding how heat and light interact with different materials, and with the latest technologies available today, glass manufacturers have been able to develop better and more efficient windows for your home. Learn all about Low-E window glass here.

Read More

Glass Screen Protectors

It’s 2020—screens are everywhere. There is probably a screen in your pocket, your car, your living room, on your desk, and countless other places. Many

Read More

Re-purposed Renovation ideas

Have you ever thought about decorating your new kitchen or bathroom with old clothes? While it may not be the most appealing décor option at first glance, there is actually good-reason to reconsider the idea if you’re planning an eco-friendly home renovation project in the future.

Read More

Robotics in Building

The increasing use of robotics in building construction will soon change the way homes of the future are designed and built. Today’s construction workforce is struggling with a lack of skilled labor, so the answer to the question “who will build my new house?” might just be robots. Learn more.

Read More

Can Low-E Glass Be Laminated?

With low-e glass, you can reduce the amount of harmful ultraviolet light entering your home, improve energy efficiency efforts, save on annual heating and cooling costs and create a more comfortable indoor environment for you and your family. While low-e glass has many benefits, does it mean that you can’t add any other features or upgrades to your window’s glass, like lamination? Let’s find out.

Read More

Window Lock Types Explained

You’ve seen this scene on television and in movies: an intruder crawls through an unlocked or easy-to-open window to steal objects or cause harm to

Read More

How to Clean Your TV Screens and Computer Monitors

There are a number of important considerations to remember when you’re cleaning TV screens and computer monitors in your home. Find out why the old methods for cleaning glass-screened CRT TVs of the past no longer applies and learn how to clean modern TVs and Computer Monitors.

Read More
Door Hardware Standards

Door Hardware Standards Protect Life, Property

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.

Read More

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