Category: <span>Guide</span>

What Does a Glazier Do?

What Does a Glazier Do?

What does a glazier do? One question that is commonly asked by potential new entry-level hires and customers looking for a glass installation is “What does a glazier do?” Glazing is a career with many responsibilities and opportunities for growth. If you’re interested in learning about an ever-growing career path, […]

How is Glass Tested?

How is Glass Tested?

How is Glass Tested? At Kensington Glass Arts Inc. (KGa), we care about ensuring our customers are aware of how we measure the quality of glass. There are various tests that one can conduct to measure not only the overall quality, but the glass’s ability to block sound, and how […]

Make Your Office Design More Efficient

Make Your Office Design More Efficient

3 Ways to Make Your Office Design More Efficient With Glass Since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, many organizations are looking to reorganize their offices to better fit the needs of their employees. However, some may feel overwhelmed by the many possibilities for your new office design. Finding the […]

Tempered Glass VS Laminated Glass

Tempered Glass VS Laminated Glass

The Differences between Tempered Glass versus Laminated Glass Whether you’re an architect developing design plans, a general contractor selecting a glazier for a future project, or an individual looking into modern office renovations, selecting which type of glass to use in your upcoming project can be daunting. There are many […]

What to Ask About Glass Certifications

What to Ask About Glass Certifications

What to Ask Your Commercial Glazier About Certifications When you’re in the process of selecting a glazier for your glass project, it can be easy to go with your first contact or the lowest priced glazier. However, either of these strategies can lead to selecting a glazier who does not […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]