Laminated Glass

Laminated glass construction is simple - glue two or more panes of glass together to form a composite single pane. Wait, nothing is ever that simple. What can be used as the glue? What benefits and limitations do the glues have? What considerations might..

Fenestration Condensation

 

Do your windows perform like this frosty opening? Photo: Courtesy of EFCO

Sound Transmission through Glass

You are designing a residential facility near an airport or a busy highway with large expanses of glass. How do you prevent the noise from nearby sources from adversely impacting its tenants? How is sound measured? Which glazing configurations best..

Bad Specs - School District Glazing Tech Guide

Thanks to Liz O'Sullivan for the first Bad Specs entry. 088000 glazing tech guide.pdf Send your own examples to me at dstutzman@conspectusinc.com.

Exterior Window Ratings

What is an AW60 window and how will it perform? The window performance classes and performance grades set by the North American Fenestration Standard provide a simplified method for specifying the minimum performance for air infiltration, water..

Curtain Walls, Storefronts & Windows - Tech Tips Published

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