Glass Doctor Blog

If your sliding glass door sticks, it may need a little maintenance. Here are the basic steps:

  • Remove the sliding door.
  • Vacuum the tracks.
  • Use hot, soapy water and a brush to clean the tracks.
  • Inspect the rollers, and replace them if damaged.
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If you’re looking for a modern railing and staircase material to install in your home, consider glass as a possible option. Your local Glass Doctor® can help you select the best design and materials for your home. Then, we’ll perform a professional installation to ensure you get the most from...Read more

Here’s how to install sliding mirrored doors (a.k.a. bypass doors) in any room:

›         Measure the width of the closet

›         Trim the top and bottom track to size

›         Use the hardware provided to secure the tracks to the floor and frame

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Sliding glass doors are some of the most common patio entrances, but they can make your home vulnerable if you don’t take the proper precautions. Consider the weak points of average sliding glass doors that make them a common entry point for burglars. Then, learn how to secure your sliding glass...Read more

Keep hard water stains and soap scum off your shower walls. Cleaning your shower walls is easy with vinegar, baking soda, bleach and a little elbow grease – get rid of soap scum, hard water stains and more. Glass Doctor provides tips and solutions so you can clean your shower till it sparkles!

How to Clean Your Shower Walls

  • Scrub all surfaces with a sponge dipped in vinegar
  • Scrub mold and mildew with a diluted bleach solution
  • Rinse well with fresh water
  • Remove stubborn stains with a stiff brush and baking soda

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Remove that ugly limescale residue from the shower door with help from Glass Doctor. We’ll give you advice about how to remove it and keep it off.

Cleaning the shower is an obnoxious but necessary chore if you want the tiles and glass to sparkle. One of the most dreaded aspects of cleaning a shower is removing limescale from the door. What is this buildup, and how can you remove it? Glass Doctor® has the information you need!

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Looking for a glass shower door? Framed, frameless, hinged, sliding, rustic or completely custom – with so many options, it’s hard to find the perfect shower door. Get creative tips and unique ideas from Glass Doctor. We can help homeowners with glass shower door selection, installation and maintenance.

Glass shower doors provide a modern look for any bathroom. Thanks to their transparency, light reflects off the glass and brightens up the room. Glass shower doors open up small spaces and make them appear larger.

A few unique shower door ideas to get you started:...Read more

It’s hard to choose the perfect shower glass pattern. Let Glass Doctor help find the right match with this breakdown of popular shower glass patterns.

If you’re considering replacing your shower door, you have many options to consider, including the type of glass you want. Clear glass provides an unobstructed view into and out of the shower, which makes the bathroom appear brighter and more spacious. Clear glass is also an effective way to...Read more

Learn how to replace a cracked car windshield, from experts at Glass Doctor. Get detailed information about tools, tips and techniques for easy installation.

Your windshield is one of your vehicle’s most important safety features. When it becomes cracked or damaged, repair should be a priority. However, if the chip or crack can’t be repaired, the windshield must be replaced.

  • Remove the rearview mirror, plastic covers, wipers and the
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Cleaning those fingerprints and smudges inside your car windshield will improve driving visibility. Learn how to clean them and what you need, from Glass Doctor.

Struggling to see the road? If grease and grime are obstructing your view, it’s definitely time for a clean. Cleaning the inside of your windshield every few weeks to remove dirt, smudges and film gives you a clearer view of the road, preventing the likelihood of a car accident. It also helps...Read more