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How Can Glazing Industry Contractors Overcome the Labor Shortage?

Whether it’s double-pane glass or triple glazing, commercial glazing systems are those installed in commercial buildings to promote energy saving and reduction in pollution. According to industry research from Grand View Research, the U.S. contract glazing market was currently valued at $7.9 billion in 2019. Due to a range of influential factors, the glazing industry is […]

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Exploring 3 Different Types & Applications of Glazing Tapes

The moniker glazing tape is regularly used throughout the fenestration industry. It’s usually employed to establish the seal between the glass panel and window sash or door material and the insulated glass panel. The ultimate goal of the glazing tape is to prevent water leakage and prevent air leakage.Glazing tape is commonly utilized in aluminum […]

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How to Choose the Best Window Wrap Tape?

When it comes to preventing moisture from entering through windows, window wrap tape or flashing tape is the first line of defense. By definition, window wrap tape is a type of flashing tape for windows that is tasked with preventing air and water infiltration into the building envelope. Considering the importance of this material, it’s vital […]

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Simple Answer to “What Is Window Glazing?”

The most simple answer to the question of “What is window glazing” it’s the glass panes found in windows. Glazing is available in an array of different types and forms designed to bolster comfort inside the building and improve energy efficiency. Each type of window glaze has its own set of cons and pros. At Frank […]

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Anatomy of a Window: Clearly Seeing the Key Parts of a Window

Windows are critical components to any structure. And the anatomy of a window can vary based on the type and age of the unit. Regardless, it’s important to have a clear picture of the anatomy of a window by understanding the key parts. At Frank Lowe, we have created a quick, easy-to-read guide to the […]

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Guide to Sanitizing & Decontaminating Uncoated & Coated Glass Surfaces

Glass is one of the world’s most attractive, illustrious, and desirable materials used across all industries. Glass is unique because it doesn’t absorb anything but will allow light to penetrate it while providing physical protection and separation. Because of these unique attributes, glass is used everywhere and for virtually anything, including sneeze guards, doors, wall […]

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How to Safely Transport Glass without Breaking the Bank or a Piece of Glass

Whether you’re a business, homeowner, do-it-yourself enthusiast, or a warehouse facility; you’ll eventually need to know how to safely transport glass. At first glance, the task  of safely transporting glass and glass products can seem overbearing and fraught with pitfalls. For the inexperienced, it may take several failed trials and attempts to find the perfect glass […]

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