Click to

24/7 Emergency Service

Glass Doctor Blog

  • Yes! When used correctly window film can lower your energy bill
  • The films can appear crystal clear; yet still provide protection against the sun
  • Window film can also reduce glare and provide fade protection for fabric and upholstery

Does window...Read more

  • Insulated Glass Units (IGUs) feature two panes of glass separated by an inert gas
  • The layer of gas diffuses heat transfer, which makes the window more energy efficient
  • IGUs are also known as “double glazing” of “double-pane” glass windows

Windows are a large...Read more

Despite looking through them daily, it’s easy to overlook the state of your windows, even when they’re screaming for attention. Luckily, it’s easy to recognize the signs of windows in need. How do you know when to replace windows?

5 Signs You Need New Windows...Read more

Glass Doctor was cited in a recently published home maintenance checklist on GetNeighborly.com

As glass repair and glass installation professionals, we know that cracked glass or damaged glass can compromise your home’s...Read more

Installation Steps

  1. Select the shape, size and bevel of your glass shelves.
  2. Use a tape measure, blue painter’s tape, and a level to determine the height and placement of your glass shelves. Keep in mind that the anchor height isn’t always the final height of the shelf.
  3. ...Read more

Main Options for Soundproofing:

  • Try weather stripping first. 
  • Utilize forgotten storm windows.
  • DIY! Cut one of these to size: styrofoam insulation, carpet padding + cardboard, mattress topper + cardboard, vinyl or linoleum flooring, mass-loaded vinyl,
  • ...Read more

Your windows have a tremendous impact on the efficiency of your home. Over time, weather or neglect can degrade the insulating properties of your windows, which increases your utility bill. Glass Doctor has been in the glass service industry for years and has seen how a few simple seasonal...Read more

windows and climates

When choosing new windows, it’s important to weigh pros and cons based on your climate. This guide is organized to help you choose the most energy efficient, durable window types for your home.

Keep these initial tips in mind:

  • Avoid single-pane windows. The insulating
  • ...Read more

Now that mild fall temperatures have given way to bitter winter weather, you might be on the lookout for ways to keep your heating bills down. Your windows are some of the most effective places to check because air leaks could be wasting a significant amount of heating dollars. Plus, winter is...Read more

When Jack Frost arrives, he brings with him all those pesky winter automotive annoyances that may leave you stuck, shivering in the snow. Before you end up stranded in the winter wonderland, it’s time to compile an emergency car tool kit. This seemingly simple collection could mean the...Read more