At Glass Solutions we offer a full range of commercial glass storefront replacement and repair services in Raleigh and surrounding areas. From commercial glass doors to commercial glass windows, storefronts and more – we are Raleigh’s most trusted experts for glass repair.
When you own a brick and mortar business, your storefront is the first thing that people see as they approach. If your storefront glass is damaged or in need of repair, we are the most trusted people to help take care of it.
Storefront Glass Replacement & Repair Services
Take a look at some of the commercial glass replacement and repair services we offer for commercial storefronts:
- Natural Disaster preparation (boarding up glass)
- Security glass
- Skylights and awnings
- Door Closures
- Commercial windows
- And more!
Commercial Glass Repair for Your Storefront in Raleigh
Don’t let your storefront become a deterrent or a distraction to potential customers. Let us help you keep your business looking professional with quality glass repair for your storefront. Our team consists of highly qualified glass professionals who are experts at commercial storefront glass repair. From the time we arrive at your business, all of your storefront repairs will be completed quickly and efficiently, allowing you to keep on doing business as usual.
Have a unique storefront that requires a special type of glass? Not sure what type of glass your storefront needs? Trying to update the look of your storefront? Regardless of the reason, we are proud to offer a variety of commercial glass repair and replacement services for storefronts.
Even if you’re not sure what type of glass you need, it’s alright! Our team of experts can recommend the best type of commercial glass for your property. The type of glass you select can set the mood for your business. Take a look at some of the commercial glass options that we offer below.
Types of Commercial Glass We Offer
The following are the most popular types of glass used in commercial buildings:
- Tempered glass
- Float glass (best for windows, doors)
- Laminated security glass
- Tinted or Low-E glass (great for businesses located in areas of extreme weather temperature changes)
- Multi-purpose glass
- Decorative glass
What is storefront glass?
Storefront glass is defined as the glass in front of a business establishment, hotel, or even medical building. A few examples would include grocery stores, dentist offices, hospitals, hotels, and even supermarkets. These pieces of glass are held in place by metal frameworks, and often have branding glazed or etched into them.
What type of glass is most commonly used for storefront doors and windows?
When it comes to storefront doors and windows, the glass used is carefully chosen for both aesthetics and durability. The most popular options Raleigh business owners opt for are tempered glass and laminated glass, which provide a strong and secure barrier while still allowing customers to see through. These sturdy glass panes are typically paired with sleek aluminum framing, creating a modern and eye-catching facade that welcomes visitors in style. Whether you’re window shopping, entering a boutique, or grabbing a latte, the storefront glass is an essential part of the overall experience, adding to the magic of window displays and the allure of what’s inside.
What are the benefits of storefront glass?
Commercial glass doors, windows, and walls add to the customer experience in several ways. For one, glass lets in natural light making your business appear more spacious and inviting. Additionally, glass windows all you to showcase your products or service which encourages passerby to pop in your store. More over, glass storefronts made of tempered glass are able to withstand pressure and wear and tear, and are rust-resistant. For these reasons and more, Raleigh business owners have been choosing to have storefront glass installed in their business.
How long does it take to replace storefront glass?
Most glass doors, windows, and walls have an aluminum frame which can withstand severe weather and pressure. With that being said, aluminum framed windows and doors last an average of 15 years when installed by an experienced glass contractor. However, high quality storefront glass can 20 years or more when properly cared for.
How can I increase the lifespan of my commercial glass windows and doors?
While most glass doors, walls, and windows have a lifespan of 15-20 years, there are certain factors that can increase the lifespan of your storefront glass.
- Materials used to install and frame the glass door, window, and/or wall
- Material the glass is comprised of
- Proper maintenance and care
- Exposure to sunlight (Prolonged exposure to harsh sunlight can decrease the lifespan of glass).
- Accidental damage that causes the glass to break
How much do glass storefront windows cost?
Excluding labor charges, the average price for commercial storefront glass installation is $20-25 per square foot. The cost varies depending on the type of glass you will have installed as well as the amount of glass you need. Before committing, you are encouraged to request a complimentary estimate!