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Muntins For Commercial Glass Design

Dec 2, 2020 8:15:00 AM / by Greg Martell posted in Glass Design, IGU, Muntins

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From the entryway of a storefront to the windows in an apartment building, glass design is one of the most noticeable elements of any space.  

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Low-e Glass IGUs: Efficiency and Functionality

Oct 14, 2020 12:00:00 PM / by Greg Martell posted in Coated glass, Low-e Glass, IGU

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No one wants to spend more money than they have to in keeping a space’s temperature comfortable. 

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Double-Pane vs. Triple-Pane Windows - What's the Difference?

Sep 30, 2020 3:26:00 PM / by Greg Martell posted in Double Pane Window, Glass, Triple Pane Window, Triple Glazed Glass

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The value of a window in any space is evident: they let in natural light, provide ventilation outlets, and help add to the overall ambiance of a room.

But what goes into choosing the right window for a space? The short answer is it depends on what you’re looking for from a window, aside from an unobstructed view. 

As energy efficient windows, double- and triple-pane windows are the most popular choices for new window installations or replacements. 

Choosing a double-pane vs. triple-pane window for your project isn’t an either or decision. Both window types offer different benefits and are best suited for certain applications. 

Let’s take a look at what both window types bring to the table.  

 

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Fire-Rated Glass: Fire-Protective Vs. Fire-Resistant Glass

Sep 30, 2020 8:45:00 AM / by Greg Martell posted in Fire Rated Glass

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While often used in projects for functionality and appearance, glass is also a material that keeps your property and those inside safe. 

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10 Types of Glass to Consider for Your Next Restoration Project

Sep 28, 2020 9:00:00 AM / by Greg Martell posted in Tempered Glass, Glass Shipping, Glass Restoration

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Be it china cabinet passed down through the generations to an historic building, tackling a restoration project of any size is an exercise in commitment. 

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German Antique Glass: A Patterned Glass With Versatility

Sep 9, 2020 10:18:00 AM / by Greg Martell posted in Glass Restoration, Patterned Glass

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There are times when traditional glass can’t fulfill your design dreams. You might be creating a building with character, starting a renovation project, or simply fashioning cabinets and cupboards with a distinctive appearance.

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Laminated Glass for Safety and Security

Sep 9, 2020 8:00:00 AM / by Greg Martell posted in Commercial Glass, Glass Sheets, Shower Enclosures

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Be it flying debris, an accidental bump, or even an irate customer or angry mob, sometimes glass integrity is tested by tough impacts. 

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What Goes Into the Cost Per Square Foot of Fire-Rated Glass?

Sep 3, 2020 10:14:00 AM / by Greg Martell posted in Fire Rated Glass

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As one of the more expensive glass types on the market, fire-rated glass has proven itself as a worthwhile investment. 

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Commercial Glass Services: Designing for Manufacturability

Aug 28, 2020 10:13:33 AM / by Greg Martell posted in Glass, Commercial Glass, Glass Design, Glass Manufacturing

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Glass design details can make the difference between a glass piece that is easy to install or one that’s outright unusable -- which can lead to costly delays.

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9 Project Details Your Commercial Glass Company Should Know

Aug 3, 2020 8:00:00 AM / by Greg Martell posted in Commercial Glass, Custom Glass

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Working with a commercial glass company on a project represents a partnership of sorts. 

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