Category: <span>Guide</span>

Essential Qualities in a Glazier

Essential Qualities in a Glazier

If you’re thinking of starting a career in glass, you may have questions regarding what skills you should have . In this article, we discuss the essential qualities in a glazier to help you determine if you would like to pursue a career in glass! Basic Math Skills One of […]

Commercial Vs. Residential Glass

Commercial Vs. Residential Glass

Commercial Vs. Residential Glass When you begin looking for a glazier for your new glass installation, it’s easy to assume that any glazier will work, regardless of specialization. However, glaziers who install in your home versus glaziers who work on commercial buildings possess different regulations, scale, and materials. Commercial glaziers […]

How To Care For Your Interior Glass

How To Care For Your Interior Glass

When you have interior glass installed, it’s important to perform general upkeep on the glass. This upkeep will ensure that the glass looks as beautiful as when it was installed. Learn more about how to keep your glass clean and well-maintained in this article. Cleaning Preventing Breakage and Scratches Tempered […]

What is Laminated Glass?

What is Laminated Glass?

As a glass fabricator, Kensington Glass Arts, Inc. (KGa) is proud to be one of the top producers of laminated glass in the Mid-Atlantic area. We often receive questions from customers regarding what exactly is laminated glass. Uses and Purpose While initially developed for use in automobile windshields, the popularity […]

What To Ask Your Glazier: Types of Glass

What To Ask Your Glazier: Types of Glass

What To Ask Your Commercial Glazier About Types of Glass Kensington Glass Arts recently began a series over what questions you should ask your glazier. The purpose of this series is to help general contractors, architects, and folks looking for glass upgrades select the best glazier for their upcoming projects. […]

What is Tempered Glass?

What is Tempered Glass?

As a glass fabricator, Kensington Glass Arts, Inc. (KGa) is proud to be one of the top producers of tempered glass in the Mid-Atlantic area. One question we often get from new customers is “What is tempered glass?” This basic question is a great place to start if you’re looking […]

What is Back-Painted Glass? Collaboration with Classic Glass

What is Back-Painted Glass? Collaboration with Classic Glass

If you’re looking for an artistic, colorful glass installation idea in your upcoming project, your glazier may propose using back-painted glass. While Kensington Glass Arts does not produce back-painted glass, we do have a lot of great supply partners that do, and often fabricate the tempered glass for other organizations, […]

Our Top Glass Resources

Our Top Glass Resources

Kensington Glass Arts Top Glass Resources As a high-end glass contractor, Kensington Glass Arts, Inc. (KGa) constantly reviews glass news and continuing education resources to stay up-to-date on the latest industry trends. If you’re interested in learning about the glass industry, check out a few of these resources to find […]

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 […]