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Historical Barn: Window Project, Featured on Dwell

A project that we supplied the Marvin Windows and Doors for in Marin County, CA was featured on Dwell’s Website.  It was a complete remodel of a Historical Barn.

Dwell Article: Small Loft Sits Above Renovated Barn

Features the following Marvin Products:

Pushout Casements and French Pushout Casements (Primed and Oak Interior) with Stone White Clad Exterior

Architect: Heidi Richardson, Mill Valley, CA

General Contractor: Sausalito Construction, San Rafael, CA

Marvin Windows and Doors by Old Town Glass, Inc.

 

 

Contemporary Aluminum Bifold Door Install

Photos from a recent La Cantina Bifold Door Installation in Tiburon, CA.

Recent La Cantina Bifold Door Installatiion

Recent La Cantina Bifold Door Installatiion

Recent La Cantina Bifold Door Installatiion.  5 Panels

Recent La Cantina Bifold Door Installatiion. 5 Panels

Recent La Cantina Bifold Door Installatiion by the Old Town Glass crew

Recent La Cantina Bifold Door Installatiion by the Old Town Glass crew

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2015 Year In Review

Here is a look back at 2015 and our most popular blog posts.

 

 

Wasco Skylight Installation in Sea Ranch, CA

Old Town Glass recently completed the installation of a large Wasco Skylight in Sea Ranch, California.  The skylight is in a residential project and sits above an atrium linking two sections of the home.

Wasco Custom Skylight Installed on a Project in Sea Ranch, CA

Wasco Custom Skylight Installed on a Project in Sea Ranch, CA

Spydercrane being used to set lites of glass in Sea Ranch, CA

Spydercrane being used to set lites of glass in Sea Ranch, CA

Old Town Glass Crew using a Spydercrane and Suction Cup Rig to Install Glass

Old Town Glass Crew using a Spydercrane and Suction Cup Rig to Install Glass

Old Town Glass Installation Crew using Spydercrane and Suction Cups to Set Glass on a Sea Ranch Project.

Old Town Glass Installation Crew using Spydercrane and Suction Cups to Set Glass on a Sea Ranch Project.

All photos, copyright Old Town Glass, Inc.

Glass Rail Installation Photos

Installation photos from this week .  27/32″ Starphire Glass with Sentry Interlayer on a Floating Home in Sausalito.   The glass is set in a CRL L21 Series Base Shoe that is attached to the steel structure.

Structural Glass Railing with Sentry Interlayer and Starphire Glass

Structural Glass Railing with Sentry Interlayer and Starphire Glass

Old Town Glass Crew Installing a Glass Deck Railing in Sausalito

Old Town Glass Crew Installing a Glass Deck Railing in Sausalito

Starphire Tempered Laminated Glass Railing

Starphire Tempered Laminated Glass Railing

 

 

Glass Railing on Floating Home

Glass Railing on Floating Home

All Weather, Aluminum Windows and Doors on Marin County Project

A recent delivery of All Weather Windows and Doors for a project in San Anselmo.

All Weather 6000 Series Fixed Window Above Operable Awning Windows

All Weather 6000 Series Fixed Window Above Operable Awning Windows

All Weather Windows and Doors on a Project in San Anselmo

All Weather Windows and Doors on a Project in San Anselmo

All Weather 7000 Series Door with a 6000 Series Fixed Window

All Weather 7000 Series Door with a 6000 Series Fixed WindowA;;

Sky-Frame Project: Moving the Floating Home

One of the projects we have been working on was recently moved from the construction dock in Richmond to it’s permanent home in Sausalito.  It features Sky-Frame windows and doors.

 

 

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Tugboat taking Sky-Frame Floating Home Project from Richmond to  Sausalito.

Tugboat taking Sky-Frame Floating Home Project from Richmond to Sausalito.

Sky-Frame Project in San Francisco Bay.  Frameless Glass Swiss Sliding Doors

Sky-Frame Project in San Francisco Bay. Frameless Glass Swiss Sliding Doors

 

Sky-Frame Project in San Francisco Bay

Sky-Frame Project in San Francisco Bay

 

Sky-Frame Project in San Francisco Bay

Sky-Frame Project in San Francisco Bay

 

Project Team:

Christof Glaus, Stücheli Architekten AG, Zürich

Dan Hunter, Hunter Architecture Ltd., Belvedere

Sausalito Construction, San Rafael

Old Town Glass Inc., Novato

All photos copyright their respective owners and may not be published or revised without express written consent of their owners.

Old Town Glass, Inc. is the Sky-Frame Dealer Partner for Northern California.  Please contact us for additional information at http://www.otglass.com

 

Perfectly Shimmed Swiss Window

While in Switzerland, between visits to the Schueco and Sky-Frame facilities –  I came across a unique window install.   On Mt. Rigi, in Switzerland this window was perfectly placed with logs as shims.

Perfect shim placement

Perfect shim placement

Showroom Update: New Marvin Display Signage

Our showroom has seen significant changes in the past 6 months.   Last week, we added signage to all of our Marvin Windows and Door Displays.  Over the next few months, additional items will continue to be added,  including a Marvin Ultimate Multi-Slide Door due to arrive in September.

Check out photos of the latest updates:

Sky-Frame Installation Photos, Floating Home

We are wrapping up installation of Sky-Frame Windows and Doors on a Floating Home project in Sausalito.  Here are a couple photos taken during the installation.  The project features Sky-Frame 2 with dual glazed glass and a standard Sky-Frame anodized finish.

 

Sky-Frame Corner Door Installation

Sky-Frame Corner Door Installation

Sky-Frame Door Installation

Sky-Frame Door Installation

Sky-Frame 90 Degree Corner Door Installation

Sky-Frame 90 Degree Corner Door Installation

 

Photos by: David Pope, Old Town Glass, Inc.

General Contractor: Sausalito Construction

Architects: Hunter Architecture –  Belvedere, CA and Stücheli Architekten  – Zürich, Switzerland

 

About Sky-Frame:

Sky-Frame windows are engineered and manufactured in Switzerland, with this Swiss expertise Sky-Frame is positioned as the world’s leading sliding window system.  The product can be used as a window and/or door.  Old Town Glass is proud to be the Northern California partner  for Sky-Frame offering complete solutions, from concept to installation. Our staff has been trained at the Sky-Frame factory in Frauenfeld, Switzerland to provide expert assistance with your project.

About Old Town Glass, Inc.

Old Town Glass is a California licensed glazing contractor based in Marin County, CA.  We are a family owned, second generation business offering a complete window, door, and glass product line.