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3 Reasons To Tint Home Windows

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Residential window tinting is something that many homeowners do not consider but it can have many practical benefits. Tinting home windows involves adding a thin film to the surface of the window. This film is most often made up of a very thin layer of polyester or vinyl. Tinting home windows is a great do-it-yourself project and is something that many homeowners can do in less than one day. Here are three reasons to add tinting to home windows.  Improve Energy Efficiency For Less For homes with older windows, improving energy efficiency...

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Things To Know About Paying For Windshield Repair With Insurance

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When you’re in the position of raising funds for windshield repair, there are a few things to note about your payment and insurance options.  Insurance Coverage for Windshield Repair Varies First of all, some auto insurance plans may have coverage for windshield repairs. If you have collision insurance and the accident was your fault, then you can get some insurance coverage through your collision policy. If the damage was the other driver’s fault, check with their insurer about limits and coverage for liability. You should...

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Steps For Fixing A Leaded Window

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Fixing your own leaded window can be more complicated than fixing a regular window, but it can be done as long as you have the right equipment and a lot of patience. Here are some steps to follow to fix your window.  Step 1: Locate the Right Glass Pieces One tricky issue with leaded glass is that many of these windows were made long ago. Finding the right replacement glass can be a trek. You might want to consult a local glass shop and look through their catalogs to find pieces that match closely. You’re looking for pieces that...

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Why You Want To Immediately Replace Your Cracked Windshield

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If you have a cracked windshield, you are going to want to have it replaced right away. To help you grasp the importance of this, you will want to review the following points. The Crack Could Suddenly Get Worse A crack in your windshield, no matter how big or small, could get dramatically worse without warning. The bigger the crack, the more likely it is that the windshield could completely shatter should an object such as a rock hit it with any force. Even if the windshield does not completely shatter, if the crack gets worse due to sudden...

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3 Tips To Prevent Your Glass Shower Door From Shattering

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Your glass shower door probably looks great and is easy to clean, too. However, there is one potential danger that you might not have thought about — your glass shower door shattering when you least expect it. Obviously, this can lead to a rather dangerous situation. It can also make a big mess and can result in costly damage, too. Luckily, there are a few things that you can do to help prevent this from happening. 1. Have it Installed By a Professional First of all, do not be tempted to tackle a glass shower door installation as a...

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Why It May Be Time For You To Replace The Windows In Your Home

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If you’re like some people, you may not pay much attention to the windows in your home.  As long as they are free of cracks or holes, you may think they are perfectly fine.  However, even if your windows appear to be in good condition, there are a number of benefits that you may be able to obtain if you have them replaced.  Use this information to learn more about why now may be the right time to replace the windows in your home. New Windows Could Save You Money You may have thought about getting new windows in the past,...

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What Causes Your Glass Shower Enclosure To Get Cloudy?

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Glass shower enclosures are both functional and elegant. Unfortunately, in some homes glass shower enclosures can also get foggy and stained. Knowing what causes this to happen and what you can do to solve the problem can help you maintain your glass shower enclosure and keep your bathroom looking elegant. If this is a problem you experience in your own home, this FAQ can help. What causes your glass shower enclosure to get foggy? One of the most common reasons that a glass shower enclosure might turn cloudy is because of hard water. Hard...

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Benefits Of Having The Glass Replaced In A Residential Window

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If you have a window in your home that has chipped, cracked, or shattered glass, you need to quickly do something about it. Before opting to have the entire window replaced, you might want to consider the benefits that would come from just replacing the glass itself. To help you with this, you will want to read through the following benefits. It May Be Cheaper The bigger the window, the more it will cost to have it completely replaced. While that is sort of the same for the cost of the replacement of just the glass, you will likely find that...

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3 Tips To Make Your Old Glass Storefront Look Better

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If your store’s glass storefront is looking less than its best, you could be wondering how you can improve it. Completely replacing all of the glass in your storefront might not be an option due to the cost, but you can still make your storefront look better. These are a few ways to do so. 1. Clean Your Windows Properly If you have not taken the time to clean your windows properly in a while, you might be surprised by how much of a difference a thorough cleaning can make. Along with cleaning the entire surface with window cleaner, you...

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New To Mobile Windshield Repair? 3 Things You Should Know

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Having a windshield repaired can seem like a very inconvenient part of car ownership. You have to take the car to the automotive glass replacement center, drop off your car, and then wait for it or depend on other forms of transportation until your car is ready. Have you ever considered a mobile windshield repair service? The following are some things to keep in mind if you are on the fence about this service: Severity of the Damage In general, mobile windshield repair services can fix any windshield that has damage that is the size of a...

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