Category: News

KGa Acquires New Sterling, VA Facility

KGa Acquires New Sterling, VA Facility

Kensington Glass Arts, Inc. Acquires New Sterling, VA Manufacturing Facility IJAMSVILLE, MD: Kensington Glass Arts, Inc. (KGa), an award-winning glass manufacturer, commercial glazier, and distributor of architectural glass, has opened an additional glass fabrication facility in Sterling, Virginia. “This will give us the opportunity to easily leverage into the laminated […]

KGa Welcomes New President John Reichlin

KGa Welcomes New President John Reichlin

Kensington Glass Arts (KGa) Welcomes New President John Reichlin Kensington Glass Arts, Inc. (KGa), an award-winning Mid-Atlantic glass manufacturer, commercial glazier, and distributor of architectural glass, is proud to announce that as of November 30th, 2020 John Reichlin has assumed the role of President. John brings with him over 30 years of financial and management experience working with middle-market companies in […]

What To Do If Your Glass Door Breaks

What To Do If Your Glass Door Breaks

What To Do if Your Glass Door Breaks If your glass door breaks, it’s easy to panic about what steps you need to take to fix the situation. We wanted to create a step-by-step guide on what to do, from the immediate clean-up, hiring a contractor, and how to avoid […]

How To Hire a Commercial Glass Contractor

How To Hire a Commercial Glass Contractor

How to Hire a Commercial Glass Contractor When it’s time to give your office an upgrade, you’re likely to research interior glass design options. Using glass in interior design has a variety of benefits, such as creating a modern look to your office while staying eco-friendly. However, we know finding […]

Women in Construction at KGa

Women in Construction at KGa

Careers in Construction Month | Women in Business Week October is known as Construction Careers Month. This month, we have shared articles regarding The Benefits of Pursuing a Construction Career, and Careers in the Glazing Industry. In addition to this month being Careers in Construction Month, this week marks National […]

Benefits of Pursuing a Construction Career

Benefits of Pursuing a Construction Career

October has been deemed Careers in Construction Month by Build Your Future. Over the course of this month, Kensington Glass Arts (KGa) wanted to share various articles about working in the construction industry. According to the Associated General Contractors of America, the construction industry has over 680,000 employers with seven […]

Construction Safety Week & KGa

Construction Safety Week & KGa

Construction Safety Week This week, September 14th — 18th, 2020, marks Construction Safety Week. Construction Safety Week was rescheduled for the year 2020 due to coronavirus. In light of the pandemic, Kensington Glass Arts (KGa) had to re-evaluate how we are keeping our employees safe. In this article, we want […]

How To Prepare for Bird-Safe Glass

How To Prepare for Bird-Safe Glass

How Maryland Companies can Prepare for Bird-Safe Glass Legislation Recently, Howard County in Maryland voted to pass CB11-2020, an act that will require new construction projects to submit documentation that design meets bird-friendly standards from the global Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) green building certification program. Birds fly […]

Top 5 Reasons to Install Glass Cubicles

Top 5 Reasons to Install Glass Cubicles

KGa’s Top 5 Reasons to Install Glass Cubicles With the coronavirus pandemic, many offices are looking to re-design their space to better fit the needs of the changing world. Many are looking for office solutions that can protect their employees from disease while keeping a collaborative environment. Enter glass cubicles. […]

Employee Spotlight on Elena Montenegro

Employee Spotlight on Elena Montenegro

Employee Spotlight | Elena Montenegro Accounting Manager This month, Kensington Glass Arts (KGa) would like to spotlight our Accounting Manager, Elena Montenegro. We have previously interviewed Elena during our Women In Construction Week. However, we wanted to take the opportunity to deep dive into Elena’s employment journey with KGa. Read […]