Category Archives: Residential

Doing things right, takes time.

When Daniel Turner started Madora Bay Glass he was known for this attention to detail. Specifically advanced within his field of perfection. Dan would never receive a call back from clients, this was highly regarded as one of his many strengths. When I jumped into to help him with Madora Bay Glass, it was expanding […]

The cost of reglazing windows

When you own an old house, parts of it will deteriorate soon. For windows, not all old windows require a full replacement. Only consider a replacement if you have a broken window from glass to the frame. This treatment will cost depending on how big the project will be. A retrofitting job is where all […]

3 common questions for fireplace doors

      What is Robax? There is a specialised type of glass for situations in which glass is exposed to heat, such as fire place doors. The glass is called Robax, and this glass is a ceramic glass combination which has been heat treated to be able to withstand temperatures between 100degrees and 400degrees Celsius.       Why does […]

What type of glass to install in commercial spaces?

Toughened glass is the most common glass used in commercial spaces. Tempered, laminated and double glazing are just a few of the most common used. Tint and coating can be added as per request. There are many obvious benefits of using glass in commercial spaces. A glass that is strong and durable is a requirement […]

All About Cutting Glass to Size

Glass is a non-pliable material, made by cooling to rigidity. So, how do glaziers work with different sizes of glass? As we do accept custom glass projects, our qualified glaziers know that glass needs to be prepared in our factory before going on site. A lot of our custom projects require pre-cutting glass. It’s a […]

How much do new windows cost?

If you have lived in a home for years, you will probably one day want to update the design. Perhaps, some parts of the home are broken, in need of repairs or complete replacement. We’ve had several clients asking for a complete renovation. But for the purpose of this article, are new windows expensive? The […]