Learning About Glass Repair And Replacement

  • Built-In Blinds: What Homeowners Should Know

    29 November 2016

    When it comes to improving your outdoor space, one area you may want to consider changing up is your patio door. If you currently have unattractive window coverings on the doors, why not consider installing a new door with a built in blind? This type of door is not only very attractive, but also convenient. The following are some things to consider when you are thinking about getting doors with built in blinds:

  • How to Remove Sliding-Glass Shower Doors

    28 November 2016

    If you have residential sliding-glass shower doors, replacements may be necessary because of damage, or the doors may need removing for cleaning or an update. Glass shower enclosures are constructed from tempered glass, which resists heat. However, they can still crack. You should be able to remove the enclosure yourself, but this requires some elbow grease. Here are tips to remove sliding-glass shower doors. Prepare to Work For this project, you need:

  • Three Signs That You Need To Repair Or Replace Your Windows Or Window Frames

    22 November 2016

    Windows are fragile things, and a shattered pane is an excellent indication that you need to get a repairman out ASAP for a replacement. However, the pane of glass isn't the only part of the window, and shattering isn't the only type of damage your window may incur. Here are three other indications that repair or replacement is needed. 1. Damaged wood  Unlike glass, wood frames are susceptible to moisture damage such as rotting.

  • 4 Technical Tips for Installing a Glass Shower Door in Your Bathroom

    22 November 2016

    If you are planning on remodeling your bathroom on your own and want to install a glass shower door, here are a few technical tips that will help you successfully install a glass shower door and shower in your bathroom. #1: Plan on Using Precise Angles As you work on figuring out the size of your glass shower door, you are going to need to make sure that you plan on building your shower using precise angles, as you will be working with glass.

  • Avoid The Risks Of DIY Windshield Repair

    21 November 2016

    This is the era of the DIY'er. While there is absolutely nothing wrong with this type of ambition, it's important to be able to recognize your own limits. Sometimes you need to leave it to a professional, and a windshield repair is something that fits into this guideline. Although you might see online tutorials and self-help kits in the automotive store, many of these methods only do more harm than good.

  • 4 Ways To Update Your Old And Boring Bathroom

    19 March 2015

    If your bathroom is getting old and boring, below are some changes you can make to it. Some of these changes are inexpensive, while others will cost some money, but all of them can bring a boring bathroom back to life again. Frameless Shower Doors Start out by installing frameless shower doors in your bathroom. Metal framing is used with traditional shower doors to hold them in. The glass on frameless doors, however, is much more durable, and can be installed with no frames.

  • Customizing Your Shower Door May Be Easier Than You Think

    25 November 2014

    If you want to make your bathroom truly unique, consider customizing the glass shower door. Many people do not realize that you can paint the door to give it some character without causing any damage to it. The following guide walks you through how to paint your shower door to give it a customized look. Clean the Glass Use a window cleaner and microfiber cloth to clean the glass. Microfiber cloths are lint free, so you do not have to worry about any lint being left on the glass when you are done cleaning it.