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November 16, 2017

Optimize for Leads Your profile page is a great source of leads and should be maximized by filling out the information completely, providing a description of your company, and including your company’s logo. The profile page houses information like your company’s phone number, a link to your company’s website, and Google Map directions to your […]

Important Updates – Glass.com Affiliates

November 16, 2017

Pricing Updates We have new and exciting updates to our pricing structure which is certain to benefit Affiliates! Glass.com has moved from monthly subscription fees to a pay-per-lead structure. This has a number of benefits including:   You only pay when you receive leads. If we aren’t performing, you aren’t paying. No need to purchase […]

Glass.com Operations Manager Speaks at Auto Glass Week 2017

November 15, 2017

Daniel Snow, operations manager for Glass.com, spoke at a seminar during Auto Glass Week regarding how companies can better reach millennial consumers. Snow gave key insights into the growing demographic who will soon outspend baby boomers in the marketplace. He pressed the importance of an online presence because that’s where the majority of the millennial […]

The Case of Glass Thermal Ratings

November 14, 2017

Question: What is the thermal rating for laminated glass compared with double glazing? Is double glazing safety glass the same as laminated glass.? Thank you. -Dave H. Papakura, New Zealand Answer: Dave, Thank you for contacting the Glass Detective with your question regarding what you refer to as “glass thermal ratings”. The quick response is […]

The Case of Laminated Versus Double Glazed Glass Units

November 14, 2017

Question: Dear Glass Detective, I am building a retirement home for my husband and I, and have had two quotes – one for laminated glass and the other for double glazed glass, the second one being more expensive. I do not understand the supplier’s explanation of the differences between the two. Could you help me […]

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 […]

The Case of the Tractor Windshield

November 7, 2017

Question: Dear Glass Detective, Kubota offers a tempered glass windshield for 2 of their models that have a maximum speed of 25 mph. The model I have is supposed to go 29 mph and Kubota says that’s too fast for the tempered windshield. Their tempered model is $750 and the laminated model is $1200. Does […]

What is the Process for Installing a Door?

October 30, 2017

So, you have found yourself in need of a new door for your house. Whether it’s a front door, interior door or patio door, there are a range of options available and much to consider. What material would you like? What type of hardware? What style is your home? How much glass do you want […]

The Easy Way to Wash and Clean Your Windows

October 27, 2017

Tips for Keeping Your Window and Door Glass Clean 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. There are many ways to clean your […]

Decorative Glass for Windows and Doors: The Basics and Beyond

October 27, 2017

Decorative glass is relatively self-explanatory. After all, it is just that: glass that has decorative elements. We’ve included photos of some examples here. The product can serve a variety of functions. First and foremost, it is used to enhance the aesthetics of a space, whether it’s a design in the glass on your door or […]

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Optimize for Leads Your profile page is a great source of leads and should be maximized by filling out the information completely, providing a description

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The Case of Glass Thermal Ratings

Question: What is the thermal rating for laminated glass compared with double glazing? Is double glazing safety glass the same as laminated glass.? Thank you.

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