Are the windows in your home old and outdated? They could be bringing down the curb appeal of your entire house. Even if you paint your home and update other areas of it, aging windows are still going to affect the look of it, which is why you should seriously consider replacing windows that are… Read more »
Set the Mood of the Room With Patterned Glass
There are a number of different ways to set the mood when it comes to designing and decorating the rooms in your house. For example, by changing the paint color of the walls, you will automatically set a certain mood. You can do the same thing by incorporating different types of lighting or swapping out… Read more »
Built to Last: Looking at the Expected Useful Life of Windows
How long are the windows in your home going to last? Chances are if you’re like the average homeowner, you probably have no idea. More often than not, people end up replacing windows for aesthetic reasons long before the windows have actually failed. It’s important for people to know how long that their windows are… Read more »
Mirror Design for Any Room of the Home
Need some serious design inspiration for your next interior design project? There’s one easy way to revolutionize any space: Mirrors. Mirrors everywhere are the new trend, so let’s take a look at the draw of mirrors in home décor. It sounds simple, really – mirrors are commonly needed, anyway, whether to quickly check your hair… Read more »
Tempered vs. Nontempered Glass: What’s the Difference?
When you install new windows in your home or business, you will often have the choice of installing either standard, nontempered glass or tempered glass. While you might not spend a whole lot of time deciding which one is better for you, you should think about what makes them different before ultimately settling on your… Read more »
Advantages of Glass Table Top Covers
We have all seen tables that have sleek looking glass top covers. They look very modern and cool, but do they serve any other practical purpose? The answer is yes. In fact, glass table top covers serve many practical purposes that will save you time, money and allow you to get the most out of… Read more »
Cracking Down on Cracks: Understanding the Three Common Types
Do you have a cracked window somewhere in your home? If so, your first inclination might be to blame your kids, your spouse, a neighbor or a roommate for it. After all, if a window breaks, there has to be someone to blame for it, right? That’s not necessarily always the case. Many people don’t… Read more »
Cracked Door Glass? No Problem!
It can be very frustrating to see a crack in the glass on a door in your house. When you see it, you might have no idea how to fix it, or even worry that you’ll have to replace the door entirely. The truth is there’s no need to worry – Affordable Glass & Mirror… Read more »
Reflecting on Mirrors: How Do Mirrors ‘Work’?
Have you ever gazed into a mirror and wondered just how that reflection is created? If you’ve ever thought about the different types of glass that are used to make windows and mirrors, and the science behind creating reflective glass, Affordable Glass & Mirror is here today to explain the science. To create a mirror,… Read more »
How Your Window Frame Affects Energy Efficiency
The windows of our homes are normally used to take a look at what is going on outside. However, windows and their frames play an important role in the energy efficiency of our homes. That’s why if you’re looking to improve your home energy efficiency, it is important to know how your window frames might… Read more »