Desilvering 101: What Causes Dark Edges Around Mirrors?

Are there dark spots along the edges or corners of your mirror? This is caused by something called de-silvering. Learn about the history of desilvering, how to fix it, and how to prevent it.

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Should You Repair or Replace Your Door Frame?

Glass.com explores the options of repairing or replacing your door frame by giving you a better understanding of the potential issues and solutions. Before you embark on your next door frame project take a look at a few points that your local professional should consider prior to starting the project.

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In a Hurricane, Protecting Doors and Windows is Crucial

Hurricane season is here, and homeowners must consider the possibility that they’ll need to protect their doors and windows during a storm. If you’re looking for better protection during a hurricane, many affiliates at Glass.com are experts at these products. Find out what you can do and how we can help.

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How to Remove Watermarks on Glass

We all may want those sparkling clean windows and glass shower doors we see on TV, but getting them isn’t always that easy. Stubborn watermarks can make it difficult to keep windows and shower door glass sparkling clean. Find out how to remove watermarks from your glass.

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How to Choose the Best Insulating Window

Before choosing the best insulating windows for you, consider a variety of important factors from energy efficiency to price. For example, if a great insulating window—one that keeps the heat and cold out—is your main concern, make sure you keep the insulating properties at top of mind when doing your window shopping. Learn more here.

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Tips For Cleaning Your Glass Stovetop

Of all the appliances in the kitchen, the glass stove is often the one that pulls together the sleek, contemporary look that is so popular. Food scraps and contaminants can build up on your stove. Keep your glass stovetop (and ultimately your kitchen) looking sleek with these cleaning tips.

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How to “Soundproof” Your Windows

Maybe there’s a noisy construction site around the corner. Or you live in a neighborhood with lots of loud dogs. Perhaps you wake up to loud vehicles passing your house in the late hours. There are ways to keep that sound out! Read to find out more.

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Where Should You Buy Your Windows and Doors?

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.

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The Case of the Glass Canopy

The Glass Detective takes on the case of the Glass Canopy design and divulges secrets about designing glass canopies. Adding this unique feature to your own home? Check out his great insights.

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The Case of the Glass Shield for Equipment

The Glass Detective takes on the case of the Glass Shield for Heavy Equipment. Certain heavy equipment may use layers of glass and polycarbonate to shield operators from heat and debris. Learn how to layer them for optimal protection.

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