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Library to Present Lecture on Museum Stained Glass - The Jefferson Chronicle (press release)

Glass Windows - Thu, 02/16/2017 - 20:46

The Jefferson Chronicle (press release)

Library to Present Lecture on Museum Stained Glass
The Jefferson Chronicle (press release)
Perk up the grey of winter with the beauty of stained glass! The Museum of Early Trades and Crafts boasts 56 stained glass windows, many adorned with quotes from the arts, sciences, and humanities. On Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at 7 p.m. the Museum ...

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Providence Heights historic landmark status application to be withdrawn - Issaquah Reporter

Glass Windows - Thu, 02/16/2017 - 20:12

Issaquah Reporter

Providence Heights historic landmark status application to be withdrawn
Issaquah Reporter
In July 2016, the Issaquah School District Board of Directors voted to move forward with condemnation of the campus as a site for a new high school and elementary school, but made no decision on the fate of the 14 stained glass windows. Loire created ...

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FEMA and Lowe's employees offer rebuilding tips - WALB.com ... - WALB-TV

Glass Windows - Thu, 02/16/2017 - 17:26

FEMA and Lowe's employees offer rebuilding tips - WALB.com ...
WALB-TV
It has now been several weeks since the strong winds and tornadoes blew through many parts of South Georgia. FEMA representatives have been working ...

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Lincoln Park greystone listed for $4.3 million - Crain's Chicago Business

Glass Windows - Thu, 02/16/2017 - 09:22

Crain's Chicago Business

Lincoln Park greystone listed for $4.3 million
Crain's Chicago Business
The renovation, by architecture firm Burns + Beyerl, created a modern kitchen with a center island and a bay of windows overlooking the yard. The photos in Meserow's listing show high ceilings, crown moldings and some original stained-glass windows.

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The Halo Around Religious Figures In Church Windows, Paintings, ETC. Is An Almond - South Florida Reporter

Glass Windows - Thu, 02/16/2017 - 05:44

South Florida Reporter

The Halo Around Religious Figures In Church Windows, Paintings, ETC. Is An Almond
South Florida Reporter
The distinctive oval of the kernel forms a halo around religious figures in paintings, stained glass windows, frescoes, friezes, and in many other art forms to signify spiritual energy or to serve as a protective shield. Widely used by Italian artists ...

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a look at the art, architecture, history, and people of the city at night - Goodnight, Raleigh

Glass Windows - Thu, 02/16/2017 - 00:29

Goodnight, Raleigh

a look at the art, architecture, history, and people of the city at night
Goodnight, Raleigh
The Wake County Historical Society (WCHS) invites you to an open house at St. Paul AME Church on Sunday, February 19, at 2:00 PM. This historic downtown church is in the process of restoring its 75 stunning European art glass windows. WCHS is ...

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Votes yes for library windows, no for seawall study - Seacoastonline.com

Glass Windows - Wed, 02/15/2017 - 20:20

Votes yes for library windows, no for seawall study
Seacoastonline.com
In addition, by installing weather proof sliding glass windows, fresh air can be let in during warmer weather. Article 24 – I recommend a no vote on this article. The voters are being asked to approve an expenditure of $120,000 to do an engineering ...

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Votes yes for library windows, no for seawall study - Seacoastonline.com

Glass Windows - Wed, 02/15/2017 - 18:18

Votes yes for library windows, no for seawall study
Seacoastonline.com
To the Editor:I would like to take this opportunity to provide my opinions on a few of the articles on the 2017 warrant.Article 29 – I recommend a yes vote on this ...

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Johnson City church receives sacred site grant to help preserve building - Binghamton Homepage

Glass Windows - Wed, 02/15/2017 - 15:23

Binghamton Homepage

Johnson City church receives sacred site grant to help preserve building
Binghamton Homepage
The grant, which the church must match, will go toward the restoration of nearly 160 stained glass windows original to the 90 year-old church. Many of the original wooden frame sash windows will be repaired and the glass then coated with a protective ...

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The Pros Pick the Marvin Ultimate Multi-Slide Door as a Best IBS 2017 New Product

Marvin Windows News - Wed, 02/15/2017 - 10:39

After the 2017 International Builders’ Show and Kitchen and Bath Industry Show, the editors at BUILDER and Remodeling magazines asked readers and industry professionals to let them know what stuck out to them in an online survey. Selected among the products that impressed these pros was the Marvin Ultimate Multi-Slide Door with Sliding Door Automatic Control.

Jamie Briesemeister of Integration Controls praised the door as “a great solution for large doors/spaces.”

Read more in BUILDER Magazine.

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Clarksville church that fed sandbag crews rewarded by community donors - Herald-Whig

Glass Windows - Wed, 02/15/2017 - 08:29

Clarksville church that fed sandbag crews rewarded by community donors
Herald-Whig
Everybody in the town of 140 is familiar with the stained-glass windows of the church building that sits at the corner of Mo. 79 and Howard Street. And hometown pride in those windows extends well beyond the ranks of those who attend church services.
Methodist Foundation supports church window projectHannibal.net

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2016 was the year of the specialist tradesperson, says TrustMark - Heating, Ventilating & Plumbing (press release) (registration)

Window Installers - Wed, 02/15/2017 - 04:44

2016 was the year of the specialist tradesperson, says TrustMark
Heating, Ventilating & Plumbing (press release) (registration)
There was a 21% increase in search results provided for TrustMark-registered builders, a 6% increase for window installers and glaziers and similar demands for electricians. Search results provided for tilers were up by 19%, and kitchen specialists ...

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David Chipperfield's West Village condo gets green light from ... - Curbed NY

Glass Windows - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 15:45

Curbed NY

David Chipperfield's West Village condo gets green light from ...
Curbed NY
Fourth time's a charm for David Chipperfield's six-story Jane Street apartment building, which was finally approved by the Landmarks Preservation Commission ...

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Adopt a stained-glass window and help a church preserve its past - News & Observer

Glass Windows - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 08:49

News & Observer

Adopt a stained-glass window and help a church preserve its past
News & Observer
VIDEO: St. Paul's AME Church at 402 West Edenton Street, Raleigh gets its first two restored stained glass windows reinstalled Thursday, May 19, 2016 by workmen from Stained Glass Associates, Inc. of Knightdale, NC. The church in downtown Raleigh, ...

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Old East Hollywood church is converting to offices - Curbed LA

Glass Windows - Mon, 02/13/2017 - 18:28

Curbed LA

Old East Hollywood church is converting to offices
Curbed LA
In addition to the expected hurdles of of refurbishing a 1925 church, such as structural issues and making up for years of deferred maintenance, Herscu has clashed with some local preservationists who want the church's stained glass windows kept intact.

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St. Patrick, Troy, marks 100th Thanksgiving - The Catholic Telegraph (press release)

Glass Windows - Mon, 02/13/2017 - 12:10

The Catholic Telegraph (press release)

St. Patrick, Troy, marks 100th Thanksgiving
The Catholic Telegraph (press release)
“The use of blue limestone sourced from Sandusky and the trimming with Bedford stone make this building interesting, as well as the beautiful stained glass windows and the Stations of the Cross. Ten stained glass windows were preserved from the old ...

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$5.5M Park Slope townhouse built in 1906 is drenched in historic details - 6Sqft (blog)

Glass Windows - Mon, 02/13/2017 - 11:50

6Sqft (blog)

$5.5M Park Slope townhouse built in 1906 is drenched in historic details
6Sqft (blog)
Mahogany millwork, plaster ceiling moldings, stained-glass windows: these are just a few of the stunning details to be found inside this historic Park Slope townhouse at 566 First Street. A restoration sought to restore as much of the limestone home ...

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Marvin's Kris Hanson: When Selling Replacement Windows, Focus on Options

Marvin Windows News - Mon, 02/13/2017 - 09:24

 

Marvin Windows and Doors Architects Challenge 2016 Best Remodel/Addition Winner, KITE Architects.

The February issue of Professional Remodeler features an article by Marvin’s Kris Hanson, discussing how remodelers can provide a valuable service by helping clients understand the many options available for replacement windows. Important considerations are outlined, including clients’ goals and design needs when thinking about how replacement windows can transform the look, feel and function of a home.

Read more in Professional Remodeler.

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Corinth artist restores stained glass windows - BurlingtonFreePress.com

Glass Windows - Mon, 02/13/2017 - 08:30

BurlingtonFreePress.com

Corinth artist restores stained glass windows
BurlingtonFreePress.com
At her studio in Corinth, Chapman is repairing a series of windows from St. Bernard's, a Catholic church in Keene, N.H. Although she also creates her own stained glass windows, for herself and on commission, restoring church windows is her bread and ...

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