Do Replacement Windows Need Tempered Glass?

Answer Window dealers sometimes refer to tempered glass as safety glass, because of the additional strength and heat-resistance that tempered panes offer. You may need to install replacement windows with ... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Do Replacement Windows Need Tempered Glass

Is tempered glass stronger than non-tempered glass?

Glass that is tempered is at least five times more durable and stronger than regular glass. Tempered glass is very hard to break without the use of a hammer or other heavy tool.Source:Wilson Glass:... Read More »

Can tempered glass be cut?

Tempered glass cannot be cut. Although it is much stronger than regular glass and does not shatter into sharp shards, it can still break into small pieces. Cutting can result in delayed breakage or... Read More »

How to Cut Tempered Glass?

The process of how to cut tempered glass cannot be accomplished. Tempered glass is essentially a safety glass, and if you attempt to cut it, you will end up shattering the tempered glass into many ... Read More »

How do I cut tempered safety glass?

Preparing a TemplatePrepare a template in the shape of the piece of glass you want to cut. Plywood probably works best for this purpose, but anything ridged that you can cut will do.Outlining the G... Read More »