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Classic details, world-class views dominate Pacific Heights home - San Francisco Chronicle

Glass Windows - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 15:21

Classic details, world-class views dominate Pacific Heights home
San Francisco Chronicle
Leaded glass windows frame scenic views, and wainscoting, dentil moldings and pocket doors are among the period details found throughout the residence. The master suite includes a private view deck and a sitting area with a marble fireplace, as well as ...

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Found: Stunning Gaudí stained glass windows - The Local.es

Glass Windows - Tue, 04/15/2014 - 03:56

The Local.es

Found: Stunning Gaudí stained glass windows
The Local.es
The rector of the chapel where the two stained glass windows were hidden away informed the Institute of Catalan Studies of their existence without knowing that his predecessor had ordered the works of art from Gaudí himself. Don't miss stories about ...

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Using Attached Sunspaces in Passive Solar Design - Mother Earth News

Window Installers - Mon, 04/14/2014 - 18:17

Mother Earth News

Using Attached Sunspaces in Passive Solar Design
Mother Earth News
You'd be amazed at how many window installers don't understand their product. Sixth, for the absolute best performance, insulate the glass at night. I recommend that you use rigid foam insulation panels placed against the glass between the framing ...

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Indiana's top 10 'Do Not Call' complaints - Palladium-Item

Window Installers - Mon, 04/14/2014 - 04:27

Indiana's top 10 'Do Not Call' complaints
Palladium-Item
Last year, the Indiana attorney general's office received more than 14,000 “Do Not Call” complaints with more than 50 percent involving automated calls known as robocalls. People who do not wish to receive telemarketing calls can register their phone ...

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Indiana's top 10 'Do Not Call' complaints - Palladium-Item

Window Installers - Mon, 04/14/2014 - 04:27

Indiana's top 10 'Do Not Call' complaints
Palladium-Item
Last year, the Indiana attorney general's office received more than 14,000 “Do Not Call” complaints with more than 50 percent involving automated calls known as robocalls. People who do not wish to receive telemarketing calls can register their phone ...

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Indiana's top 10 'Do Not Call' complaints - Palladium-Item

Window Installers - Sun, 04/13/2014 - 19:47

Indiana's top 10 'Do Not Call' complaints
Palladium-Item
Last year, the Indiana attorney general's office received more than 14,000 “Do Not Call” complaints with more than 50 percent involving automated calls known as robocalls. People who do not wish to receive telemarketing calls can register their phone ...

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Time for spring cleaning for windows - Lincoln Journal Star

Glass Windows - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 21:04

Time for spring cleaning for windows
Lincoln Journal Star
Refrain from using squeegees on textured or stained glass windows. * Use appropriate cleaning solutions and equipment for successful window cleaning. A professional squeegee, available at janitorial supply stores, is very useful. Squeegees may be found ...

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Power of the people: Projects and startup firms seek crowd funding cash - Journal Times

Window Installers - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 20:14

Power of the people: Projects and startup firms seek crowd funding cash
Journal Times
Martin builds a wooden frame, insulated on the back side, and paints a painting on the front. She covers the painting with clear, broken glass that window installers have discarded — and normally must pay to dispose of. Martin applies grout to all ...

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Power of the people: Projects and startup firms seek crowd funding cash - Journal Times

Window Installers - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 20:14

Power of the people: Projects and startup firms seek crowd funding cash
Journal Times
Martin builds a wooden frame, insulated on the back side, and paints a painting on the front. She covers the painting with clear, broken glass that window installers have discarded — and normally must pay to dispose of. Martin applies grout to all ...

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Crockett Park memories: Windows you could raise, chicken wire you couldn't - Charlotte Observer

Glass Windows - Sat, 04/12/2014 - 13:43

Crockett Park memories: Windows you could raise, chicken wire you couldn't
Charlotte Observer
The press box had glass windows that you could raise, and chicken wire you couldn't. It was there to protect us against the hard foul balls that always seemed to whack into it with a head-rattling thud just as you were looking at your scorecard or ...

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Jigsaw Holidays Cotswold Cottages Announces Glass House – Available Now ... - PR Web (press release)

Glass Windows - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 22:08

Jigsaw Holidays Cotswold Cottages Announces Glass House – Available Now ...
PR Web (press release)
The contemporary, detached eco-property has been furnished to the highest specifications and includes a large wood burning fireplace, a two-person steam room, claw bathtub, waterfront bedrooms and floor-to-ceiling full-width panoramic glass windows.

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Bookstores in Seattle Soar, and Embrace an Old Nemesis: Amazon.com - New York Times

Glass Windows - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 19:30

Bookstores in Seattle Soar, and Embrace an Old Nemesis: Amazon.com
New York Times
The soon-to-be-Phinney is by no means a Goliath. At 1,200 square feet, and about 5,000 titles on the shelves, it is a retail space that might have once fit a five-and-dime. Glass windows open onto the street where other local businesses like Bluebird ...

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Q&A With Tova Mirvis, Author of 'Visible City': Glass, Strangers, and Cupcakes - Bustle

Glass Windows - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 15:02

Q&A With Tova Mirvis, Author of 'Visible City': Glass, Strangers, and Cupcakes
Bustle
Stained glass windows are so fascinating because we can't see through them. They need light shed upon them. In the same way, people have parts of themselves that get hidden away. So stained glass is a perfect way to deal with the themes of the book.

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The Manchester-Irishman behind Westminster Abbey's stunning windows - Irish Post

Glass Windows - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 12:07

Irish Post

The Manchester-Irishman behind Westminster Abbey's stunning windows
Irish Post
The artist had just won the job of designing and installing two giant stained glass windows in London's Westminster Abbey and the enormity of the project threatened to cloud his creativity. Respected within his trade, O'Donoghue had form working as a ...

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Airgun thugs target St James' Church in Finchampstead - Reading Post

Glass Windows - Fri, 04/11/2014 - 00:53

Reading Post

Airgun thugs target St James' Church in Finchampstead
Reading Post
Horrified parishioners arrived at church to discover someone had been taking pot-shots at the stained glass windows. Three churches in the borough have been targeted in a week, with windows and a money box damaged in other incidents. Members of the ...

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Williamstown Preschool Finds Church a Good Fit - iBerkshires.com

Glass Windows - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 23:38

iBerkshires.com

Williamstown Preschool Finds Church a Good Fit
iBerkshires.com
As stewards of the historic church, the preschool arranged for Lexan to be installed on the interior side of the stained-glass windows to prevent "damage from stray balls in the sanctuary," Hamblin said. "Sometimes we still call the gymnasium the ...

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PALM SUNDAY TWISTER: Community recalls deadly day 20 years ago when ... - The Times and Democrat

Glass Windows - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 22:08

PALM SUNDAY TWISTER: Community recalls deadly day 20 years ago when ...
The Times and Democrat
In the days and months after the tornado there were always signs that God was still there, gifts from all over the world, Easter baskets for the church's children and stained-glass windows for the new church. “In every way imaginable, God whispered the ...

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Art meets the light in stained glass windows - Winston-Salem Journal

Glass Windows - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 19:50

Art meets the light in stained glass windows
Winston-Salem Journal
Stained-glass windows offer a number of benefits for function and aesthetics. They provide homeowners with another way to include art and make a unique design statement reflecting the owner's taste and personality. Often, many houses with a similar ...

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One Spark Day Two - WJXT Jacksonville

Glass Windows - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 16:34

One Spark Day Two
WJXT Jacksonville
THOUGH THEY WANT TO CREATE ALL THE CHANGES, THEY WANT TO KEEP THE HEART OF THE CHURCH LIKE HOW IT IS, ALL THE STAINED-GLASS WINDOWS AND THE WOODWORK THERE. EVEN THE ORGAN. THEY BELIEVE IT'S THE ...

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Robbers hit bank in north Harris County; may be second in 24 hours - abc13.com

Glass Windows - Thu, 04/10/2014 - 15:28

abc13.com

Robbers hit bank in north Harris County; may be second in 24 hours
abc13.com
Authorities did not specify the method by which the employee was "struck." Deputies say this bank has been robbed before, and it has bullet proof glass windows. Detectives believe the suspects may have been involved in another robbery just yesterday ...

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