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Metro Performance Glass

Metro Performance Glass is at the forefront of providing high-performance glass products and glass expertise to the residential and commercial construction markets.

Blog Posts from Metro Performance Glass

27 4 2024

Understanding Low E Coatings

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Insights into the complexities of Low E coating and their importance in making informed choices.

25 4 2024

Can Solar Control Glass Be Used to Mitigate the Potential for Over-Heating?

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Recent modelling by Jason Quinn of Sustainable Engineering found that improper glass choice and orientation could lead to over 33% increased risk of this specific house design overheating, as evidenced by the graph. What are some options that will reduce the risk of overheating from solar gain?

21 3 2020

Structural Glass Inspection and Crack Patterns

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This month I look at considerations for inspecting structural glass and crack patterns.

24 4 2020

Specifying Sealant, Fixing and Hardware for Structural Glass

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Compatible sealant, fixing and hardware are important for ensuring the safety and performance of structural glass. 

27 4 2020

Selecting the Right Glass for Structural Applications

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Understanding the rules of glass selection for each application is key for achieving safe breakage and avoiding sudden collapse. 

News from Metro Performance Glass

Metro Glass’s Role in Sustainable Construction
Solar Control Glass for Greater Energy Efficiency NEW
Full-Height Glass Showers Bring Benefits to Modern Bathrooms
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