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4 Strategic Steps To Fix A Corner Chip On A Glass Tabletop

Posted by on April 18, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 4 Strategic Steps To Fix A Corner Chip On A Glass Tabletop

Glass tables are both elegant and stylish, but even a small corner chip can bring down their look dramatically. Complete glass replacement is not only expensive when you’re dealing with a small chip, but it’s also unnecessary when you have the right tools and are equipped with proper knowledge. Follow these strategic steps for undertaking glass repairs to fix corner chips on your tabletops. Remove All Glass Shards And Fragments From The Surface  Use a damp cloth to remove all glass shards and fragments from the surface. To...

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The Big Advantage of Using Glass Tiles in Your Home

Posted by on April 13, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on The Big Advantage of Using Glass Tiles in Your Home

When looking for your wall or floor tiling materials, there are several of these options in the market. Finding the right one for your home will therefore require some research. Among the many types of tiles, one that can really stand out in your home whether you are using it as a flooring material or for wall tiling in your bathroom is glass tile. There are several advantages of installing this type of flooring in your home. Versatility Glass tiles comes in a wide range of designs, sizes, colour, and shapes, which means they are suitable for...

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Simple Guidelines for Repairing Scratched Window Glass

Posted by on April 12, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Simple Guidelines for Repairing Scratched Window Glass

Modern window panes are designed to withstand stress and provide long-term service. However, the glass material is not infallible, and the feature can sustain substantial damage in different conditions. One of the main types of damage you should be concerned about in your home is scratching. This will interfere with the aesthetics of your windows. Moreover, the damage can escalate over time, causing the glass to weaken. Therefore, you should perform immediate repair after the occurrence of such a problem. Here are simple guidelines to help...

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Why Glass Shower Screens Are Better For Your Bathroom

Posted by on April 12, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Why Glass Shower Screens Are Better For Your Bathroom

Your bathroom does not simply have to be utilitarian. By making an effort in its appearance and accessorising it, you can transform this room into a haven for relaxation and comfort. Additionally, making modifications to your bathroom, even simply for the aesthetics of the room, can work toward increasing the resale value of your home. One of the easiest ways that you can modify your bathroom is through the addition of a glass shower screen. Here are some of the reasons why glass shower screens are better for your bathroom than simply leaving...

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Tips When Replacing Glass in a Wood Window Frame

Posted by on April 7, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Tips When Replacing Glass in a Wood Window Frame

The frame for the windows within your home can be made from a variety of different options, but wood is common for homes that are older. If you have a broken glass window that is in a wooden frame, it is possible to replace the window glass without requiring the entire window frame to be replaced. Before you remove the broken glass and insert a new glass pane into the wooden frame, it is important for you to be aware of replacement tips that are designed to make the process simpler.  Removal You always need to begin by wearing heavy duty...

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Ways in Which Glass Splashbacks Are Ideal for Any Kitchen

Posted by on April 7, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Ways in Which Glass Splashbacks Are Ideal for Any Kitchen

Splashbacks are an essential part to any kitchen. Although typically overlooked, they do help in reducing the amount of cleaning up you would have to do over sinks and cooking areas. However, not many homeowners put extra thought when considering the materials they want for their splashbacks. Instead, they will typically select the first or the cheapest option that they come across. Although glass splashbacks may cost more than the conventional materials that are available, here are some of the ways in which they are ideal for any kitchen....

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Let the sun shin in

Posted by on April 4, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Let the sun shin in

There are few people who welcome a dark building, whether at home or in the workplace. Windows are essential in any building to capitalise on the abundance of available natural light. Traditionally, windows are made of glass, a transparent and attractive material, which has also proven its durability. Glass is also fragile and cannot withstand heavy impacts. It is also expensive to replace. In areas of the home or workplace, where there is a possibility of windows being subject to trauma, or impact, (including garages, children’s...

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Beginner’s Guide to Window Glass Replacement

Posted by on March 31, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Beginner’s Guide to Window Glass Replacement

Aside from looking unsightly, broken glass on windows can actually harm people if left unattended. Glass replacement is a job that requires an individual to pay lot of attention to detail. Need to do the job like an expert? Here is a learner’s guide for replacing broken window glass safely and properly. Remove broken glass: First things first, you will need to safely remove the glass from the window frames. Ensure you are wearing a pair of safety gloves to protect your hands from glass cuts that may occur while you are touching the...

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Answers to Some Commonly Asked Questions About Glass Splashbacks

Posted by on March 31, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Answers to Some Commonly Asked Questions About Glass Splashbacks

A glass splashback can be a good choice for your kitchen as the glass goes well with any décor and style, and it’s also easy to recycle the glass in case you ever want to remove the splashback, making it a very eco-friendly choice. If you’re thinking of a glass splashback for your kitchen, note a few common questions you might consider and then check on your options with a contractor if you still need more information. 1. Will the glass break? Note that glass used for splashbacks is different than glass used for windows;...

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Maintaining a Stained Glass Window

Posted by on March 30, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Maintaining a Stained Glass Window

Stained glass became popular ever since the Gothic churches were built. They still remain a good way to beautify the architectural style and add colour to a home. Additionally, stained glass windows don’t show off stains so easily. But that’s not an excuse to leave them unattended. You need to be on guard, always cleaning them and looking out for any signs that show they need repairs. Here are some expert tips when it comes to maintaining these windows. Clean Them Daily One of the best ways to do your cleaning is by simply using a...

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