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Outdoor Fireplace
Fireplace

Fireplace Maintenance & Safety

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

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Video of How Glass is Made
How is Glass Made?

How is Glass Made?

September 23, 2019  |  Franks Glass, glass, glass process

Inquiring minds need to know:  how is glass made?  Click on this link for a video explaining the process.  Glass is actually made from liquid sand. You can make glass by heating ordinary sand (which is mostly

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Auto Glass Safety Tool
Glass Breaking Tool

Safety Tool You Cannot Live Without

Recently in the news there have been several stories about victims dying in their vehicle because it was submerged and they were unable to break the glass to escape. It is a sad reminder that lives can be lost in the

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Luxurious Bathroom with European Shower

12 Reasons to Install a Frameless European Shower in Your Bathroom

Frame-less shower doors convey a clean modern feel to a bathroom. Read this houzz.com article for 12 reasons to install one in your home!  Divide and conquer.  A frame-less shower can be installed between

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Screen Doors Blow In a Breathe of Fresh Air

Screen Doors Blow In a Breathe of Fresh Air

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 the

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Bulletproof Glass

How Does Bulletproof Glass Work (Inquiring Minds Want To Know)?

Have you ever wondered how glass can be “bulletproof”?  You generally hear about this glass in incidents where the President or some other high official is involved…in their limousines, aircrafts, military

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