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Customized and Functional Obscure Glass Window Options

Obscure glass is desired
because of its function and beauty. Perfect for bathrooms
and bedrooms, it blurs the view from the outside while still allowing light to
come into the room.

That’s important if you
want to keep living plants in these rooms while replacing old windows.

Customization Options

This
glass
is a very popular window option and available in several different
patterns and textures. Two of the most popular are aquatex and parallel reed.
Both options provide great privacy for any room of the house and offer unique
designs.

Obscure glass is also very
popular in front doors and private guest rooms. Customized designs create stylish
window options while still concealing the interior of the room. Another feature
of modern obscure glass is the thin metal coating it comes with.

Available in Low-E Coating

Most modern windows are now
being coated with the technological marvel known as Low-E,
which has a low rate of emissions and causes heat to bounce off the glass. For
example, in the winter time, heat coming from inside the house will have a hard
time escaping because it bounces back into the room. In the summer, heat coming
from asphalt or sidewalks will try to enter the home, and windows with Low-E
coating will case that heat to bounce away.

Obscure glass is highly sought after because of its function and beauty. Perfect for bathrooms and bedrooms, it blurs the view from the outside while still allowing light into the space.

Costs

Obscure glass windows come in different shapes, types, sizes and styles, depending on where it’s being installed. Accordingly, prices vary quite a bit from one manufacturer to the next. Ask a licensed window installer in your area for cost estimates—they can also help you get federal tax rebates and incentives for your window installation.

Pros

They come in various patterns, sizes and textures.

Great in front doors, private guest rooms and bathrooms, among other spaces.

Obscure glass windows allow light in while still providing a sense of privacy.

Cons

Obscure glass doesn’t allow for a clear view of the outside.

Durability

Since obscure glass windows are utilized for light and not air circulation, they won’t be required to withstand much wear and tear. That makes them a very durable window option.

Maintenance

Obscure windows are cleaned much the same way as regular windows, although they may require extra scrubbing to get all the dirt and grime out of the pores. Simply wipe the glass with a clean microfiber cloth and ammonia-based cleaner. Make sure the entire surface is cleaned uniformly to avoid streaking.

Common Questions and Answers

What are the modern updates to the obscure glass window?

Most obscure glass windows are now being coated with the technological marvel known as Low-E coating, which has a low rate of emissions and causes heat to bounce off the glass, thus saving

Are obscure glass windows customizable?

Yes, they are available in several different patterns and textures. Two of the most popular are aquatex and parallel reed. Both options provide great privacy for any room of the house and come in unique designs.



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