Desilvering 101: What Causes Dark Edges Around Mirrors?

Mirror Desilvering If you’ve ever seen an antique mirror, chances are, that mirror had dark streaks running through it or dark spots along the edges. You may have even seen this on a newer mirror. What causes these black edges to form on mirrors? The short answer is that it is caused by an effect […]

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Glass.com Visits Chihuly Garden and Glass

Glass.com takes a trip to the Chihuley Garden and Glass to experience some of the best art that the city of Seattle has to offer! Check out photos of Dale Chihuly glass works and the Space Needle from the trip!

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Pilkington Creates Specialized Discount Program with Glass.com® for Its Customers

Pilkington has created a customized program for its customers that become Glass.com Affiliates. Benefits include waived sign up fees, discounts, and more! Find out more about the new Pilkington discount program here.

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Saving Money with ENERGY STAR Rated Windows and Doors

What is ENERGY STAR? You’ve probably heard of ENERGY STAR and even seen the logo– Maybe on a new refrigerator or television. But do you know what it really means? ENERGY STAR was established by the Environmental Protection Agency in 1992 as part of the Clean Air Act to reduce pollution The goal was to […]

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4 Easy Steps to Choosing a New Main Door Design

First impressions are everything. This doesn’t just hold true when meeting new people for the first time; your home makes a first impression too. Whether it’s guests for a dinner party, visiting family, friends, or potential buyers, your home’s curb appeal leaves a lasting impression. Does your home impress, or lack luster? Your home’s main […]

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What’s the Difference between European Windows and American Windows?

Believe it or not, similar to fashion, Europe has long set trends for residential windows in the United States. If you’re in the market for new or replacement windows and want the latest and greatest, you may want to take a look at what window dealers in Europe are currently installing. So what are some […]

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The Top 4 Myths About Sliding Patio Doors

Myths About Sliding Doors I can recall the sliding door in my grandparent’s home quite vividly- It was big, heavy, and got stuck in the track when trying to slide it open or closed. The lock had to be jiggled just right to set. And the frame itself was big, blocky and ugly, with hazy […]

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