Posts Tagged ‘window safety’

Protecting Your Family From Accidental Window Falls

According to a study from the Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, an average of 14 children are treated for injuries sustained from falling out of windows every day. Of those, 65% of them are under the age of 5. Before you open up your windows to let the fresh spring air […]

Tips to increase window security

Most burglars are experts at what they do; something we tend to not think about much. Unfortunately for us, they steal from us as a career and put just as much thought and practice into their ‘careers’ as we do with ours!   Robbers generally gain access to homes either via external doors or ground […]

Tempered Glass—When regular glass just isn’t enough.

In areas where there is a higher risk of glass being shattered, building codes require the use of tempered/safety glass instead of traditional glass. This specially treated glass is 4 to 5 times stronger than regular glass and if it does shatter it will break into several smooth-edged pieces rather than shards. Most building codes […]