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How To Use Glass Tabletops To Protect Your Home Furniture

How To Use Glass Tabletops To Protect Your Home Furniture

(No Ratings Yet) Loading...   When you find the perfect piece of furniture for your home, you want it to last forever. Did you know that glass could help protect your new investments? A glass tabletop that is custom cut to fit can be the ultimate protection for... read more
How To Utilize Custom Glass Shelving

How To Utilize Custom Glass Shelving

(1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5) Loading...   One of our custom glass products at Vancouver Glass is glass shelving. Glass shelving is a great way to let your products shine. Your shelving, whether it is residential or commercial, needs to be both functional and... read more
How To Clean Paint Off Of Vinyl Or Glass Windows?

How To Clean Paint Off Of Vinyl Or Glass Windows?

So your painting your house exterior and you accidentally smeared acrylic latex paint on the windows. What is the best way to get it off? If you happen to be one of the unlucky folks to be in this situation, fear not, the best thing to do is nothing until the paint... read more

Do Your Windows Needs to be Replaced or Repaired?

Increasingly, homeowners are replacing windows with new vinyl, fiberglass, wood, or metal windows instead of repairing their current wood windows. The reason for this is that replacement window companies and manufacturers have been offering lower prices on replacement... read more

Advantages of a Back Painted Glass Backsplash

If you’re thinking that your, powder room, kitchen or laundry needs a fresh, look no further than installing a back painted glass backsplash. It seems that everywhere you look; remodeling magazines or high-end custom model homes you will see a back painted glass... read more

How To Clean Vinyl Windows

Vinyl windows make a fantastic option if you are looking for a low-maintenance solution for your home. Vinyl windows also have the benefit of being dirt and grime resistant which makes for an easy clean, however you still have to clean the windows from time to time.... read more

How To Insulate Your Windows

As the summer comes to an end in Vancouver we are faced with that looming reality that rain and cold is going to be knocking on our doors and for some, seeping through the cracks around our windows. The last things you would want to experience on a cold, rainy, fall... read more

Why Do Birds Fly Into Glass?

Ever found a beautiful bird dead outside your home? Chances are it smashed into your window and never recovered. For every dead bird you find, just imagine how many were snatched up by a cat or pulled into the brush by some other critter. Worldwide, window collisions... read more

From Sand To Glass – 100% Recyclable

Glass is 100% recyclable and can be recycled an infinite number of times without loss of quality, strength and functionality. ‘Downcycling’ and landfill can be avoided – making container glass a valuable eco-friendly packaging material. In addition, for a glass... read more

From Sand To Glass – Types Of Glass

Glass can be devised to meet almost any imaginable requirement. There are many different types of glass with different chemical and physical properties and each can be made by a slight adjustment to its chemical composition. For many specialized applications in... read more