Types of Window Glass

In this article we will get into the different types of window glass that are available for you. Our team can provide quick glass replacement for those times when it is not an issue with security or importance. We handle custom mirrors, single pane glass, custom double pane units, storm door glass and tempered glass. … Read more

Annealed Glass

As an annealed glass company we use this type of glass in many applications such as in windows, as tabletops, picture frame glass, and cabinet glass, etc. So what does “annealed” mean? Annealing is a process of heat treatment to help relieve any internal stresses of a product. It is used in Metallurgy as well … Read more

Mirror Re-silvering

Sometimes, the look of an old mirror with hand beveled edges is enhanced with discoloration. Among some groups it is desired so that it appears unique (mirror re-silvering). It naturally happens when an oxidizing agent (usually water, sometimes a cleaner) gets to the reflective metal. Usually the metal is silver, but on some of the … Read more

How to Melt Glass

You should know that glass can only be molded at very high temperatures and if you need to know how to melt glass, it completely melts/liquifies at approximately 1400 °C to 1600 °C. However, it is really depending on the composition of the type of glass. Glass is made from a variety of substances, depending … Read more

Repair a Sagging Casement Window Guide

Repair a Sagging Casement Window

In order to repair a sagging casement window you will need a few items. A screwdriver, drill and some sort of resin such as epoxy or wood-filler depending on the type of window. If your window is dragging or catching against the frame itself, you may need to adjust the hinges for compensation. Over the … Read more

Window Crank Gear Stripped

stripped casement operator

If your window crank gear stripped out or has become detached from the operator itself most likely the gears have stripped out and you would require a new operating mechanism. To switch out the current operator requires a few steps. We can come out on location to assess the damage to your operator or you … Read more