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20 Mar 2024
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How to Choose the Right Glass Shower Door for Your Bathroom

When it comes to bathroom renovations, one of the most impactful upgrades you can make is installing a glass shower door. Not only does it enhance the aesthetic appeal of the space, but it also adds a touch of sophistication and openness to your bathroom. With a plethora of options available on the market, choosing the right glass shower door...

01 Mar 2024
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Unlocking Savings: A Guide to Energy-Efficient Window Rebates in British Columbia

In an effort to improve energy efficiency, homeowners and businesses in British Columbia have a valuable ally: window rebates. These financial incentives play a pivotal role in encouraging individuals and organizations to invest in energy-efficient windows, contributing not only to reduced energy consumption but also to substantial cost savings. Let’s explore the world of window rebates in British Columbia and...

11 Dec 2023
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A Guide to Growing Your Own Food with a DIY Greenhouse

In an era where sustainability and self-sufficiency are gaining increasing importance and grocery bills are through the roof, growing your own food has become a popular and rewarding endeavor. One of the key tools for successful home gardening is a greenhouse. In this guide, we'll explore the benefits of having a custom greenhouse and provide step-by-step instructions on building your...

30 Nov 2023

Safety First: Tips on Childproofing Your Glass Doors and Windows

As glass experts and parents, our team at Budget Glass knows the safety and well-being of your children are always top priorities. When it comes to home safety, paying special attention to glass doors and windows is crucial. Glass adds elegance and natural light to your home, but it also poses unique challenges when it comes to childproofing. We want...

13 Nov 2023
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How the Different Seasons Affect Your Auto Glass

Your vehicle's auto glass plays a crucial role in keeping you safe and comfortable while driving. From providing visibility to protecting you from the elements, your car's glass is more than just a window; it's a critical component of your vehicle. The four seasons can have various effects on your windshield, and understanding these impacts is essential for your safety...

04 Oct 2023

Mould on Your Window Sills and How New Windows Can Help

Discovering mould on your window sills can be an unwelcome surprise. Besides being unsightly, mould growth in your home can lead to various health issues and structural problems. Budget Glass is here to help you understand the causes of mould on window sills and how new windows can help prevent its recurrence is the first step toward creating a healthier...

07 Aug 2023

How Custom Mirrors in Your Home Gym Can Boost Your Workout

Adding custom mirrors to your home gym doesn’t just add that professional gym look, but they can also provide benefits that enhance your workout experience and performance. Here are some ways how custom mirrors can boost your workout, and Budget Glass can help! Visual Feedback Custom mirrors in your home gym will allow you to watch yourself as you perform...

26 Jun 2023

Benefits of Glass Patio and Deck Covers

Glass patio and deck covers offer several benefits that make them a popular choice among homeowners on Vancouver Island. Here are some key advantages of installing glass patio and deck covers: Protection from the Elements Glass patio covers provide excellent protection against the elements, including rain, wind, and snow. They create a barrier that keeps your patio or deck area...

28 Apr 2023

What to do with a Bent or Broken Window Screen

Having functional window screens installed on the windows of your home is critical for a variety of reasons. The most common and obvious reason for window screens is to keep insects and other pests out of the home, however they are also extremely useful for fresh air and ventilation in your home. Keeping your windows open will reduce the stuffiness...