Commercial and Residential Glass Installer and Manufacturer Resource

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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How to Safely Ship Custom Glass Sheets

Aug 28, 2019 1:34:09 PM / by Greg Martell posted in Glass, Triple Glazed Glass, Glass Sheets, Commercial Mirror, Beveled Glass, Glass Shipping

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Glass is beautiful, decorative, stylish... and extremely fragile. Yes, while custom glass sheets are a trendy addition or enhancement to many spaces, getting the pieces from 

Point A to Point B can be somewhat of a challenge — specifically because of their aforementioned fragility. The right packaging and shipping is extremely crucial. 

As a glass shop, the last thing that you want is an unsatisfied consumer because their product is broken or damaged upon receiving it. It's why we can't stress the importance of being proactive with your shipping and packaging process enough. 

Additionally, it’s of paramount importance to choose a custom glass manufacturer who follows careful shipping protocol -- ensuring quality every step of the way, and eliminating defects in the glass that reaches your consumer.

Here's a look at what to do (and what not to do) when shipping custom glass sheets. Plus, some notes on what to look out for when receiving glass from your manufacturer.

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