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Shiny, Clean and Strong: Glass Blogs

Shopping for glass can be difficult. Whether you are searching for a new shower screen, a window, a glass splashback or any other type of glass, you have to keep in mind several ideas. Want to learn more about the insulating properties of glass? Curious about repairs and how to do them on your own? Looking for cleaning tips? Need inspiration for a project? In this blog, I plan to write about all of those elements and more. If you want to learn about glass, you have come to the right place. Feel free to explore my posts, and if you enjoy them, share them with your friends. Thanks.

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Avoid a Shattered Shower Door With These 4 Steps

14 October 2016
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Over the years, the news has been filled with headlines regarding the seemingly spontaneous shattering of glass shower doors. Families across the world have complained that the glass shatters out of nowhere, leaving them or their children covered in cuts and scratches. This is usually because the glass used is subject to a lot of internal pressure. Fortunately, there's no need to panic if you have a glass shower door. There are multiple steps you can take to drastically reduce or even eliminate the chances of your shower door shattering. Read More …

Perplexing Perspex: Should You Have a Broken Glass Shower Screen Replaced With Acrylic Glass?

14 October 2016
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A glass shower screen can be a luxurious, yet practical addition to any bathroom shower setup, providing protection against splashing far superior to a conventional shower curtain. However, while the glass used for shower screens is very durable and specially toughened to prevent shattering, it can still become cracked, chipped or broken entirely as a result of physical damage or other mishaps. As such, you might wish to have broken glass panes in your shower screen or door replaced with acrylic glass, a plastic-based alternative that can be far more durable. Read More …