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Fireplace Safety & Maintenance

December 12, 2017

Is your fireplace ready for use?  It is important to ensure your chimney is free of debris and you have cleaned out and inspected your fireplace.  If your glass doors have an accumulation of soot that cannot be removed or you accidentally break the glass while cleaning or it breaks from...

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Holiday Safety Tips

November 29, 2017

The Holiday season is upon us and with that comes people looking to take advantage of you by stealing your belongings. This article provides some great tips on how to decrease your chances of becoming a victim.  Here...

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Mirrors...A True Reflection of Your Bathroom Decor

November 10, 2017

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Home Fall Maintenance Check List

September 13, 2017

 

Prevent winter damage and boost energy efficiency by ticking off these to-dos before cold weather hits. Gre...

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How Do I Know When My Window Glass Needs Replaced?

August 29, 2017

When it rains or it is a humid day do you see moisture between your window panes or do they appear to be fogged?  If so it probably means you need to replace the insulated unit so you have better insulation value resulting in better energy efficiency.

What is an insulated window (als...

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Fun Quiz to Determine Your Mirror Personality

August 8, 2017

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Make the Right Decision: Select the Auto Glass Company of Your Choice

July 10, 2017

True or False:  You have the right to have your automotive glass replaced at the glass shop of your choice.  The correct answer is True!  If you have ever had to file a claim for any type of automotive damage, whether it was a minor fender bender or a simple windshield replacement,...

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Black-Framed Shower Enclosures Provide Contemporary Edge to Bathroom Design

July 5, 2017

The black-framed shower enclosure is one of the newest trends in bathroom design. It provides that extra flair! This article from ...

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Patio Doors Impact Home Design

June 27, 2017

Are you looking to open up your living space to eliminate barriers between inside and outside areas?  In today's design there are multiple options.  This article from houzz.com provides some great ideas for incorporating patio doors as an architectural element of your space.  Below...

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Auto Glass Inusrance Made Easy

June 13, 2017

Did you know that Frank's Glass can process your insurance claim at the same time we schedule your appointment?  With today's busy schedules there is not much time to complete all the items on those "to-do" lists.  But Frank's Glass can help ease the load by taking care of the paperwork...

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Choosing Energy Efficient Windows for Your Home

May 3, 2017

Great article from HGTV discussing the four factors to consider when choosing energy efficient windows: frame, glass, design and installation. The key is knowing what window upgrades will gi...

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12 reasons to Install a Frameless European Shower in Your Bathroom

March 15, 2017

Frame-less shower doors convey a clean modern feel to a bathroom. Read this ...

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Screen Doors Bring a Breath of Fresh Air

February 27, 2017

When I was young you knew spring was approaching by the sound of the front door screen banging shut and the kids laughing and running outside.  There is no better feeling than having the front door open and...

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The Dangers of Cracked Windshields

February 1, 2017

Every day on my way to work I pass multiple cars with cracked windshields.  The general public needs to be made aware of the risks they are taking with themselves and their families by not having the windshield replaced.  The ...

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Windshield Ice and Snow Removal Safety Tips for Safe Winter Driving

January 16, 2017

Have you ever wondered how people can see out of their vehicle after a snow storm when all they have done is carved out a small “window” in the windshield and have not bothered clearing off the remainder of the windshield, rear window or any of the door windows?  For safe driving...

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January is National Bath Safety Month: Safety Tips for Seniors & Children

January 6, 2017

A common area where seniors often end up having accidents is falls in the bathroom, and helping prevent those kinds of accidents is what January’s National Bath Safety Month is all about.

These types of accidents, while common, are sometimes overlooked as a cause for concern. The go...

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Replacment Fireplace Glass

December 19, 2016

It's that time of year again, with the Holiday's behind us and the temperatures turning brutally cold.  On a cold winter day there is nothing better than sitting in front of a warm fire in your family room and sipping on some hot chocolate.

Is your fireplace ready for use?&...

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Winter Car Maintenance 101

December 13, 2016

 

For those of us living in cold climates, snow and ice are just around the corner (or may have already hit if you live in Denver or the Northeast coast!)  Below are some basic steps you can take to winterize your car so you are prepared for that first storm in your area. ...

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Choosing the Right Mirror for Your Decor

September 20, 2016

This article from houzz.com provides 3 tips for selecting the right shape, size and style mirror for your décor.  There are so many mirrors availabl...

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Broken Side View Mirror?

August 5, 2016

Have you been driving around blind because your side view mirror is broken or the entire assembly is missing?  In most cases if the mirror is only cracked or missing but the back-up plate is still intact, a new mirror can be ordered and installed for a lot less than replacing the entire asse...

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Great Design Ideas Incorporating Mirrors

July 18, 2016

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Barn Doors Slide Into Style

June 22, 2016

Incorporating a sliding barn door into your design is the newest design craze.  Provided you have enough wall adjacent to the opening, a sliding barn door can be used as a space saver to close off a living space. Whether it be an office, bathroom, closet or bedroom, the barn door c...

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Unique Designs Ideas Using Patterned Glass

May 19, 2016

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I Can See Clearly Now the Rain is Gone...

April 6, 2016

April showers bring may flowers...they also impair your vision while driving in the rain.  Aquapel Glass Treatment will make your driving experience safer by repelling the rain and reducing the glare, especially at night.  The difference is amazing!  An Aquapel treatment can be add...

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Making a Grand Entry

March 23, 2016

Your front door can be the first impression visitors have of your home.  This article from houzz.com provides some great decorating ideas on how to boost your front door appeal.

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Bathroom Splurges That Make an Design Impact

February 23, 2016

This great article from houzz.com provides some great design ideas for making your bathroom a design masterpiece without breaking the budget.

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Fireplace Safety & Maintenance

February 10, 2016

It's that time of year again, with the Holiday's behind us and the temperatures turning brutally cold.  On a cold winter day there is nothing better than sitting in front of a warm fire in your family room and sipping on some hot chocolate.

Is yo...

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Mirrors: A True Reflection in Great Design

January 26, 2016

Mirrors can be used in design in many ways...whether it's to create the illusion of space, highlight a spectacular view or to reflect light.  This article from houzz.com provides some great...

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Bathroom Trends for 2016

January 21, 2016

Have you ever thought of what features you would want included in your dream bathroom? 

If you got caught up in the recent Powerball craze, chances are your fantasies of winning turned to thoughts of what your dream home would be like. And in that fantasy, at some point, your attenti...

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Popular Bathroom Trends of 2015

January 5, 2016

Is Your Bathroom Design "Trend Setting"?

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Should I Remove My Screens During the Winter?

December 4, 2015

Experts recommend that screens be removed during the winter months, primarily because the screen actually blocks about 30-40% of the suns rays.  By removing them you gain solar heat, thus helping with energy efficiency during the cold winter months.

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Is Your Fireplace Ready for Old St. Nick?

October 27, 2015

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Sunburst Mirrors are the Rave in Home Decor!

September 15, 2015

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It's A Mirror-acle!

April 30, 2015

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Interior Glass Doors Make a Huge Design Impact

April 15, 2015

Incorporating interior glass doors in your home can help bring sunlight into rooms and can provide a solution to traffic flow issues.  This great article from houzz.com provides 9 exampl...

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I Can See Clearly Now the Rain is Gone...

April 2, 2015

Is your vision impaired while driving in the rain, sleet or snow? Aquapel Glass Treatment will make your driving experience safer by repelling the rain and reducing the glare, especially at night.  The difference is amazing!  An Aquapel treatment can be added to your windshield by ...

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Small Space Secret: A Great Big Mirror

March 2, 2015

A mirror can make a huge impact in the design of a room. Read this article from houzz.com for 8 shining examples!  

Pay attention to what the mirr...

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The Dangers of Cracked Windshields

January 28, 2015

Every day on my way to work I pass multiple cars with cracked windshields.  The general public needs to be made aware of the risks they are taking with themselves and their families by not having the windshield replaced.  The ...

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Replacement Fireplace Door Glass

January 7, 2015

 

It's that time of year again, with the Holiday's behind us and the temperatures turning brutally cold.  On a cold winter day there is nothing better than sitting in front of a warm fire in your family room and sipping on some hot chocolate.

Is your fireplac...

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Bathroom Design Trends in 2015

December 10, 2014

Houzz.com award winning designers reveal the top 14 design trends they believe will emerge or stay strong in 2015.  Click here for the complete arti...

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How to Use Mirrors For More Light & Style

November 17, 2014

Mirrors are a decorator's best friend, and with good reason — a well-placed mirror makes the most of a room's natural light, enhances views, opens a small space and adds oomph to decor. The key lies in pairing the right mirror with the right location to maximize its decor-uplifting potentia...

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Reflection on Feng Shui - 10 Mirrors Do's and Don'ts

August 26, 2014

Mirrors are a terrific decorating resource and have the potential to inspire more prosperity; even double beautiful views and invite the accompanying chi that goes with them.

How does one use mirrors effectively?  This ...

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Crown Your Pedestal Sink With A Fitting Mirror

July 29, 2014

Pedestal sinks are a bathroom favorite for more reasons than one - they are sleek. streamlined and can create that double-sink efficiency iin spaces where a double vanity would look crowded.  Once you choose the perfiect sink,though, picking the right mirror to accompany it is just as import...

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Creative Design With Mirrors

July 9, 2014

Think outside the frame with these gaze-worthy mirrors! 

This article from houzz.com provides some great ideas on how to incorporate mirrors int...

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Remodeling Your Bathroom?

June 18, 2014

Are you considering remodeling your bathroom?  This article from houzz.com has some great information pertaining to taking key measurements to make the most of your bathroom design.

It is important to consider your life style when designing your bathroom layout and finishes.  Be...

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Auto Glass Insurance Claims Made Easy

June 18, 2014

Did you know that Frank's Glass can process your insurance claim at the same time we schedule your appointment?  With today's busy schedules there is not much time to complete all the items on those "to-do" lists.  But Frank's Glass can help ease the load by taking care of the paperwork...

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Is It Always A Great Day At Frank's Glass?

May 28, 2014

Absolutely!  A couple of years ago Frank's Glass started answering all incoming phone calls with the greeting, "It's a great day at Frank's Glass, this is (reps name), may I help you?"  You would not believe the positive response we have received.  Customers comment daily on how ni...

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I Can See Clearly Now the Rain is Gone...

April 30, 2014

Is your vision impaired while driving in the rain, sleet or snow? Aquapel Glass Treatment will make your driving experience safer by repelling the rain and reducing the glare, especially at night.  The difference is amazing!  An Aquapel treatment can be added to your windshield by ...

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The Magic of the Mirror

April 2, 2014

Mirrors serve many functions, the least of which is to show us a reflection of what we look like on a daily basis (whether we want to know or not!) 

Designers use mirrors on a regular basis when creating their masterpieces.  Mirrors can be used to create the illusion o...

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How to Design an Accessible Shower

March 19, 2014

While the age of the population continues to increase it is important to ensure that homes for the elderly are designed for accessibility and safety.  This article on how to design an accessible show...

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Screen Doors Bring a Breath of Fresh Air

March 13, 2014

When I was young you knew spring was approaching by the sound of the front door screen banging shut and the kids laughing and running outside.  There is no better feeling than having the front door open and...

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Windshield Repair Can Save you Money

January 22, 2014

Cold temperatures, salt trucks and potholes all make up a great recipe for a chipped or cracked windshield.  Most people assume that once the windshield is chipped or cracked it needs to be replaced.  Not true!  The rule of thumb is that if the chip is smaller than the size of a qu...

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Bathroom Remodel Survey Results

January 13, 2014

Houzz.com conducted a survey on what features are desired in a bathroom remodel.  The survey revealed that there are significant differences by age.  First of all, homeowner's over age 65 are more likely to skip a bathtub, whereas younger couples opt for one primarily for bath...

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Ooh Baby, It's Cold Out There!

January 6, 2014

Brrr, with the coldest temperatures in years coming through with the most recent front, this article has some great tips on how to keep warm and brave the elements.  Whether it's ta...

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Plan Ahead For Bathroom Remodel

September 9, 2013

It is important to plan ahead when you decide to remodel your bathroom.  This article provides 9 things to consider when s...

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Selecting The Right Patio Door For Your Home

August 29, 2013

It's amazing what a difference a patio door can make in the design of your home.   Today there are so many options available it becomes a primary architectural feature, and in many cases serves as a conduit to create a smooth transition from the indoors to the outdoors.

The...

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Captivating Closets

August 15, 2013

Wow...these closet's are amazing!  It's incredible how much you can do given you have the space, the war...

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Patio Doors Can Add a Unique Design Element To Your Home

August 5, 2013

This article provides some great ideas on how to incorporate a patio door into the overall design of your home....

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Which Style Window Is Right For Your Home?

July 29, 2013

Do you know which type of windows are best for your home and lifestyle?  This ar...

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What Is A VIN #?

July 24, 2013

A Vehicle Identification Number, commonly abbreviated to VIN, is a unique code including a serial #, used by the automotive industry to identify individual motor vehicles.   In 1981 the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration standardized the format requiring a 17 character # (co...

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Make A Clear Choice With Glass Table Tops

July 23, 2013

Glass is a great option for a sleek table top design or for a protective top for wood furniture.  The transparent quality of glass makes it a perfect table top when wanting to feature a unique table base or to create an elegant ambiance of space.  Glass table tops are often used in cont...

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"Wow" Factor With A White Bathroom

July 17, 2013

The bathrooms in this article are beautiful...so pristine in white, but "wow"!  Materials h...

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Custom Glass Countertops

July 15, 2013

Want to add a touch of pizzazz to your kitchen or bath? Consider glass countertops, which are quickly becoming a must have in designer homes. Glass countertops are easy to maintain and highly non-porous, making them stain proof, hygienic and anti-bacterial. Glass counters are extremely strong and...

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Decks With Dramatic Appeal

July 12, 2013

Wouldn’t it be great to have an unobstructed view from your deck…especially if your deck overlooks water or woods?    In order to achieve this dramatic look many homeowners are opting to install glass deck railings.   In addition to that unobstructed view, th...

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Patio Table Top Replacement

July 9, 2013

With all the summer storms coming through with high winds, glass shops receive a lot of calls from consumers whose patio table tops have broken (either from the wind knocking over the table or flying debris hitting the table).  There are a couple of different options for replacing this glass...

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Does My Windshield Protect Me From the Sun?

June 14, 2013

Have you ever wondered why you don't get sunburned while driving in your car?  This ...

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Glass Cabinets Create Focal Point in Kitchens

June 12, 2013

This is a great article showing how glass-front cabinets can become the focal point in your kitchen.  Glass...

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Spring Patio Spruce Ups: Innovative Patio Door Ideas

May 13, 2013

For some great innovative ideas on how to open your kitchen or living room onto your patio to expand your space and provide great traffic flow for parties or family gatherings read this ...

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Mirror, Mirror on the Wall...

April 1, 2013

Mirrors can be a great addition to any room...to make a room feel more open and spacious, to create a focal point or for utilitarian pruposes.  Houzz's Magic of the Mirror pro...

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Winterize Your Windshield with Aquapel Glass Treatment

September 21, 2011

As Winter approaches, it is time to winterize your car so when that first snowstorm hits you are prepared.  One way to help ensure you can see through your windshield when those snow squalls hit is to have Aquapel® applied at your local glass shop.  Aquapel glass treatment is manufa...

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Fast Food Drive-Through Dilemma

September 15, 2011

Have you ever pulled up to a fast food pick-up window and your window is stuck and won’t roll down…so you have to pull up and have them deliver it through the door?  How embarrassing!  Frank’s Glass can fix that window so next time your window will roll down smoothly ...

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