Learning About Glass Repair And Replacement

  • Are You Designing An Enclosed Patio With A Botanical Theme?

    18 October 2017

    If you have decided that you would use your patio more by enclosing it, you've probably made a really wise decision. While you've more than likely used it a lot during the warm months, your patio might have been unused during the cold winter months. Now that you are enclosing it, the patio will be available to you all year long. Think of the relaxing you can do there, and think of the entertainment you can do on your enclosed patio.

  • 4 Tips For Repairing A Crack In Your Home's Storm Door

    23 May 2017

    After a strong storm with high winds came through your area, your storm door may have been cracked when it became unlatched and blew open. If so, use the following four tips to temporarily fix the crack to keep the damage from spreading. Avoid Removing The Glass From The Door When you go to repair the door, you may be tempted to remove the door or the glass pane, thinking it will make the process easier.

  • Six Things You Can Do to Your Windows to Make Your Home More Secure Against Burglars

    10 January 2017

    Windows can sometimes be a weak point in a house when it comes to security. If you're concerned about the security of your windows, there are some things you can do to address this weakness and fortify your home. The following are six ways you can make your home's windows more secure against intruders: Have locks installed on your home's windows Window locks are easy to purchase and install, and they're highly effective at deterring thieves.

  • 3 Keys To Getting The Best From Your Sliding Glass Door

    3 January 2017

    The sliding glass doors in your home are important because they look great, provide entry and exit, and are an important means of protection from the outside world. To be sure that you make the most out of your sliding glass door, you will need to know when it is time to replace the door, how to maintain the door structure, and how to keep it clean to the best of your ability.

  • 3 Steps For Cleaning Your Glass Shower Door With All-Natural Ingredients

    28 December 2016

    If you have a glass shower door, you probably want to keep it as clean and shiny as possible. However, you may be reluctant to use caustic commercial cleaners, afraid the fumes and chemicals could adversely affect your family's health. If so, use the three steps below to clean your glass shower door using all-natural ingredients. Step 1:  Rub Limescale And Stains With Lemons The first step involves using lemons to treat built-up stains and lime.

  • Understanding Windshield Cracks and Nicks: When It's Time to Replace Your Windshield

    16 December 2016

    When you are driving your car around and notice a crack in your windshield, you probably get nervous. While a small chip or crack may bother you because you feel it detracts from the value of your car, it isn't always necessary to fix the problem right away. On the other hand, if you have a crack that is in your direct line of vision, you may need to fix the problem immediately because it's difficult to see.

  • Repair Or Replace: How You Treat Cracked Glass Depends On The Severity And What The Glass Is Used For

    16 December 2016

    Glass is used in many applications. From car windshields to electronic devices, glass is a solid, protective surface, at least until it gets cracked. While a small crack can sometimes be ignored, knowing when to repair or replace glass that has a crack in it is important. If it's your car windshield, the severity of the crack matters. If it's an electronic device, you'll probably want to get cracks replaced right away.