Category: Different Types of Glass

What is Electrochromic Glass?

Would you like to be able to take control of the windows in your building and tint them as needed? You can do it by installing electrochromic glass, which is also commonly called smart or dynamic glass. If you’re not familiar with electrochromic glass, it’s a form of glass that can be electronically tinted whenever… Read more »

Glass Used in Space

Information on Glass Used in Space

With the International Day of Human Space Flight coming up this April 12th, we have been spending a lot of time thinking about the many forms and uses of glass, especially when it comes to the crafts, labs, and telescopes used in space. Do you ever wonder what type of glass they use in space?… Read more »

Low-E Glass Leads to Poor Cellphone Signal Problems

During new construction, there are many contractors who choose to apply low-emissivity, or low-E, coatings over window surfaces in order to make buildings more energy efficient. Low-E glass is designed to block solar heat from working its way through windows, and it’s an incredibly effective way to control the climate in buildings. The thin metal… Read more »