One of the more popular uses for glass block is in basement windows. Glass block enhances security and adds beauty to the lowest level of your home.
The builder-grade basement hopper windows often leave something to be desired as far as security is concerned. When you have glass block installed in place of these hopper windows, you cut off one means on entry into your home. But don't worry about egress -- we offer an Escape Hatch window that will enable occupants to get out in case of emergency.
30x16 window with optional vent
Escape Hatch window
32x18 window with optional dryer vent
By having glass block installed in your basement windows, you eliminate or greatly reduce the exterior maintenance of your home. Who wants to paint wooden basement windows? You won't when you have glass block installed, because the wooden frames are usually removed.
Wooden basement window BEFORE glass block was installed.
The same window AFTER glass block was installed.
This window had a wooden arch and frame that were removed upon installation of the glass block.