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The glass guitar

This is an idea I have had floating around in my head for a while and I thought it might be time to bring it out and see what people think. I have been playing guitar for about 3 years and have been looking for a way to do something guitary with I came […]


How to save money on your Renovation.

How to save a ton on your Renovation.   Hey all. I’m going to keep this fairly short and sweet but the info in this post will save you a ton of money on any future renovations. One simple rule Keep it standard! This one rule will save you thousands of dollars and can save […]


Cutting glass circles

Have you ever watched a movie where the cat burglar breaks in through a window by cutting a hole in the glass? He scores a circle with something sharp and as quick as anything pops out the piece of glass. Well unfortunately, as with many things you see in the movies, it’s not the same […]

Patch a broken window

Patch a broken window

If you’ve ever broken a window after 5pm on a weekday or perhaps on the weekend during a game of backyard cricket, you’ll know that glass repair companies charge a pretty penny outside of business hours.  Now, you might have insurance, but who wants to lose their no claim bonus for a little window repair? […]


How to install a mirror safely

There are lots of different ways to install mirrors, in this post I’m going to focus on glue-back application, which like it sounds, is where glue is applied to the back of a mirror to hold it to the wall. Choosing the right silicone Always use a neutral cure silicone when gluing mirrors. Acidic cure […]


Fix a putty window

Fixing broken glass in your own widows is so easy it amazes me that more people don’t do it themselves. There are a couple of rules you need to follow with any window and as long as you follow these simple rules it’s easy as pie, and given the price some companies charge to fix […]

Glass repairs Perth

repair an aluminium window or door

If you live in a house in Australia, there’s a good chance you have at least one aluminium sliding window and one day, whether it’s your son hitting a cricket ball through it or the cat knocking over the hat stand into it, one of those windows is going to break. This post is about […]


DIY Glass Splashback

Below is a blog post about measuring and installing a glass splashback, if your after a quote or any questions click the quotes link below!  Painted glass splash backs have really taken off during my time in the industry. When I first started out I looked forward to fitting them, mainly because they looked so […]