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23 Jun 2022
Custom Glass Backsplash Kitchen

Beautify Your Home with Custom Glass Products

Glass is for More Than Just Windows and Doors From decorative to practical – there are many ways that custom glass products can enhance your home. Whether you wish to protect or elevate furniture, create the feeling of privacy without losing spaciousness or want to add some decorative elements, a custom glass product could be the answer. Whatever your custom...

25 May 2022
different types of window panes

Different Types of Window Panes

Why the Window Pane You Choose Matters When most homeowners or business owners think about needing new windows they consider the size, shape, style and frame, but often the type of window pane itself isn’t a consideration. Different window panes can offer benefits such as heat insulation, or reflection, increased privacy, sound reduction and perhaps most importantly, increased energy efficiency...

25 Apr 2022
Buying windows and glass locally in Nanaimo

Why Buy Custom Glass Products From Budget Glass?

How Buying Local Helps You and Your Community Consumers are often faced with the choice of purchasing goods and services from big businesses or locally-owned businesses each day. Glass products, (which can include windows, glass panels, privacy walls and more) are no exception. The cost, convenience, and variety of goods and services can often sway these tough decisions. When it...

31 Mar 2022
low-e window glass - nanaimo

Low-E Glass – What Is It and Why Is It a Preferred Choice?

How Low-E Glass Coating Can Help Lower Your Utility Bills Did you find your home or commercial building too cold this past winter? Did it feel like too much heat was coming through during the summer months? With temperatures smashing records across the country, this could be a good sign your building isn’t as energy efficient as you thought.  Rising...

23 Feb 2022
Curb Mounted Skylights

Skylight Replacement

Is it Time to Replace Your Skylight? Skylights are a great, eye-catching addition to any home. Not only do they bring in additional light, making smaller spaces seem larger, but they can reduce energy bills too. However, like any window, over time the seals can become worn, which can lead to issues such as leaking or mould. When this happens,...

25 Jan 2022
Frosted glass

Using Frosted Glass for Light and Privacy

How Frosted and Textured Glass Can Increase Privacy Without Blocking Light  Using frosted glass is an excellent way to preserve the natural light in your home and maintain nighttime and daytime privacy. This is especially important in the most personal rooms in your home, like the bathroom. Obscured glass is also a great way to avoid needing curtains or blinds...

19 Nov 2021
windshield replacement services in Nanaimo BC

Auto Glass Repairs and Window Glass Repairs

Glass Repairs for Your Vehicle and Home Dealing with broken auto glass (windshields) or window glass is never ideal. While you can take necessary precautions to avoid these potential issues, unfortunately, accidents can happen while on the road or at home. Here at Budget Glass, our team of professionals offers high-quality auto glass and window glass repairs for when those...

20 Oct 2021
9 reasons to add sun tunnels to your home

Sun Tunnels – Are They Right for Your Home?

9 Reasons to Choose Sun Tunnels Sun tunnels are a feature that feels luxurious, without the luxury price tag. If extra windows or a skylight just doesn’t seem like the right fit for your house, sun tunnels (or solar tubes) may be just the thing. Particularly useful in spaces where electrical lighting is at capacity, solar tubes really brighten up...

21 Sep 2021
add more light to bathroom

How to Add More Natural Light Into Your Bathroom

6 Ways to Brighten Up a Space When You Don’t Have Windows Natural light is an important factor in making a home feel inviting and comfortable. Windows or a sliding glass door can do wonders for not only adding light, but opening up a space and allowing us to feel somewhat connected to the outside world - particularly during this...

19 Aug 2021
glass railings on a deck

9 Reasons to Consider Glass Railings for your Deck or Patio

Glass Railing Systems Combine Style, Safety and Durability with Uncompromising Views Adding glass railings to your deck or patio is an elegant way to create outdoor living areas that are not only beautiful, but safe and low maintenance as well.  In recent years, glass railing systems have advanced leaps and bounds, offering an endless range of features and customizations to...