Uses & Applications


Are Tinted Vehicle Windows Illegal?

If you’re thinking about getting your vehicle glass tinted it’s important to know what’s legal in your state. The legal level and location of the window tint varies by state. You could get fined for breaking the law. Reputable tint shops will inform you that you can’t have your windows tinted past a certain level. […]

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Trick or Treat: Damage-Free Decorating

It’s that time of year again—when the weather starts to cool, leaves change color and ghosts and skeletons come out to play. But the spirit of Halloween shouldn’t leave doors and windows looking spooky. With the holiday season ramping up, decorations are sure to make their appearances. But as much fun as it can be […]

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How to Prevent Foggy Windows and Doors

Homeowners love sparkling, clear glass in their windows and doors. But what happens when they’re not so perfect? The first signs of moisture on the glass can be concerning. But if panicking is your first reaction to seeing foggy windows and doors in your home’s glass, relax. Foggy windows and doors aren’t necessarily bad. While […]

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Does a Walk-In Shower Need a Door?

A walk-in shower can create a spa-like bathroom. Wondering if a walk-in shower needs a door? There are many options that do, and don’t need a door. Browse the various options for walk-in showers and learn about using glass for showers with and without doors.

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What is the Standard Size of a Shower?

The bathroom is a good place to start your home improvement project. Knowing the standard size of the various shower types will help you pick one that’s right for your space.

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Tips for Choosing the Perfect Glass Shower Enclosure

A new glass shower enclosure can freshen up your bathroom. Check out our top six things to consider when choosing the perfect glass shower enclosure.

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5 Steps to Make an Old Shower Look New Again

Bathrooms need lots of attention. Regardless of your budget or the amount of time you have, there are several ways to help make your old shower look new again. Some are quick and easy that you can handle in an hour or two while others will take a little more effort and time. Find out more.

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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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Breaking it Down: Choosing the Hardware for your New Shower

When remodeling your bath, there are some updates you can make to your shower door hardware. Make sure you consider everything in your bathroom so you can create a unified look. Find out more here.

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