4 Ways to Prevent Water Damage from Window Drainage


May 12, 2020

With the South California hurricane season lasting from mid-May through November, you want to make sure your windows and sliding patio doors are in ship shape and keep water where it belongs. That is true for any season, actually, as even a little bit of water can cause long-lasting damage. If unchecked and unaddressed, water damage becomes a long-term problem and may prove costly to repair. Early spring is the right time to check everything is in order.

With the South California hurricane season lasting from mid-May through November, you want to make sure your windows and sliding patio doors are in ship shape and keep water where it belongs. Tha...

The Ultimate Guide to Minimalist Design


April 29, 2020

The minimalist design appeared post-WWI in architecture, mainly due to easy access to modern materials like glass, concrete, steel. The principles extended to art in the 60s, in reaction against abstract art by the likes of Pollock, Kandinsky, Mondrian etc. Interior decorators, furniture designers and musicians soon followed suit. With so many adepts in so many disciplines, including appliances and fixtures, minimalism has become the illustration of an essentialist lifestyle.

The minimalist design appeared post-WWI in architecture, mainly due to easy access to modern materials like glass, concrete, steel. The principles extended to art in the 60s, in reaction against ...

How to Keep Spring Allergens Out of Your Home


April 14, 2020

Tree, bloom and grass pollens are very volatile and can travel miles through the air, on insects, and on birds. It is impossible to attain 0% exposure, but you can reduce the opportunities of inhalation to alleviate symptoms and reduce triggers.

Tree, bloom and grass pollens are very volatile and can travel miles through the air, on insects, and on birds. It is impossible to attain 0% exposure, but you can reduce the opportunities of inh...

How to Fully Secure Your Glass Doors


March 31, 2020

 

With the decision to outfit the house with glass doors often comes some concern over safety and security. It is much easier to break in through a patio door than through a wall. It’s all a matter of doo...

A Cover Glass Journey from A to Z [Infographic]


March 17, 2020

The journey with Cover Glass starts with your vision. Imagine a frameless glass door that magnifies your surroundings, seamlessly connects indoor to outdoor living, and creates an indoor-outdoor living space you can’t find anywhere else.

The journey with Cover Glass starts with your vision. Imagine a frameless glass door that magnifies your surroundings, seam...

Comparing Top-Hung, Bottom-Rolling, and Swinging Door Systems


March 3, 2020

Has the time come to replace old patio doors? The average life expectancy of a door depends on the type and material but, unless you select the top-of-the-line patio door, you can prepare to schedule a remodel every 20 to 30 years. Many factors will dictate your choice from aesthetics to purpose, even exposure to elements. To get you started in crossing options off your checklist, we’re comparing the 3 main types of doors on the market: top-hung vs. bottom rolling vs. swinging.

Has the time come to replace old patio doors? The average life expectancy of a door depends on the type and material but, unless you select the top-of-the-line patio door, you can prepare to sche...

5 Benefits of Frameless Glass Doors and Windows


February 19, 2020

 

If you’re in the process of reinventing how doors and windows could transform your space, choosing between Read More

How to Keep Your Home Warm and Cozy During the Winter Months


January 23, 2020

Across the country, this year's winter is expected to be colder than past years. In an age when energy consumption is center-stage and natural resources are a concern, keeping your home warm until spring without cranking up the heat may prove a challenge.

Across the country, this year's winter i...

Make Beautifying Your Home a New Year's Resolution


January 9, 2020

January comes with a list of wishes or good intentions: exercise more, entertain more, take art lessons, the list goes on. But we are at the beginning of a new decade, which prompts us to both look back and look ahead. Ambitious? Not if beautifying your home is one of your New Year’s resolution. It will keep you happy for many years.

January comes with a list of wishes or good intentions: exercise more, entertain more, take art lessons, the list goes on. But we are at the beginning of a new decade, which prompts us to both lo...

How to Choose the Best Sliding Glass Doors for Security


December 26, 2019

 

Have you ever worked really hard to try and shatter safety glass so you would prove your point that nothing should be taken at face value?Read More