The Case of the Double Pane Window Upgrade

Question Regarding Double Pane Window Upgrade: Hi Glass Detective, I’m unsure if my laminated upgrade was properly installed in my residential double pane windows.  My contract says laminated 7/32 over 1/8.  I also was to have installed a pane with low-e coating and argon fill in between the lam and the low-e. Question #1. Does […]

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The Case of the Lifetime Window Warranty That Wasn’t Honored

If you’ve been left high and dry by a company who promised a warranty and won’t honor it, you’re not alone. The Glass Detective is on the case and recommends some solutions for anyone in this situation. Read more here.

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The Case of the Best Insulating Window

The Glass Detective takes on the case of the best insulating window where he will determine which window types will offer both energy efficiency and noise reduction. Find out more here.

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What is a Transom Window?

Upgrade your home’s style with the addition or replacement of a transom window to give it a unique look and let in more natural light. Find out more about what transom windows are, how they came to be, and how they can benefit your home.

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The Case of Replacing Glass Damaged with Bullet Hole

The Glass Detective addresses the question of what type of glass to use in the event that your window has been damaged with a bullet hole. Laminated? Tempered? Bullet resistant glass? Read on to find out.

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