Explore the different levels of security glass

What we know as bulletproof glass isn't 100% bulletproof.  The glass is actually made of bullet resistant thermoplastic, sometimes laminated in layers that include traditional tempered glass. Heartland Glass is proud to partner with companies, cities and service centers that require additional safety measures such as bullet-resistant or ballistics glass. There are actually eight different levels of resistance with bullet-resistant glass. Those levels are designated by the Underwriter's Laboratory to determine the type of protection each level...

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Silver Screens are a thing of the past

Andersen Windows and Doors has announced an improvement to the aesthetics of 100 Series standard insect screens. New screen mesh will enhance the look of 100 Series insect screens, especially with dark color windows. The new mesh will be used on all windows manufactured after October 24, 2016. The screen mesh for 100 Series window insect screens is changing to a charcoal color mesh; silver mesh has been used previously. The charcoal mesh is currently used on...

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Andersen Windows announces new options for 100 Series Windows & Patio Doors

Andersen is excited to be introducing new options for 100 Series windows and patio doors that will help you take advantage of the latest design trends and appeal to the contemporary market.  The new options are: 1) Dark bronze interior color on dark bronze exterior units 2) Black interior color on black exterior units 3) New metal hardware for single-hung and gliding windows 4) New colors and finishes for casement and awning window hardware A...

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The Sports and Leisure Center in Saint-Cloud, France is anything but ordinary

The building's front façade is made up entirely of stained glass with a color gradient from red to green. The color scheme runs from floor to ceiling inside and creates a rainbow glow within the building. The colored glass panels are fixed to an aluminum frame which is bolted to the concrete structure. The other three sides are colored too, but more monotone.  

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Heartland Glass works on Andersen Trucking Expansion

The Anderson Trucking Services project is Heartland's second substantial contract in 12 months with the busy, growing trucking firm. "We have also been doing some minor work with them in the interim," said Garrity Gerber, Heartland Glass Project Manager on both the St. Cloud and WIllmar projects, "That shows they have again placed their trust in Heartland to provide a high quality product.  Another local glass company did their original building and I think it says a lot that we were awarded this expansion."...

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Andersen® Recognized as 2016 Energy Star Most Efficient

Andersen’s A-Series windows and patio doors with triple-pane glass can provide greater energy efficiency which can help reduce energy bills throughout the year. Several Andersen® A-Series windows with select triple pane options are recognized as ENERGY STAR® Most Efficient for 2016. The EPA’s ENERGY STAR Most Efficient 2016, is a distinction that recognizes products that deliver cutting edge energy efficiency along with the latest in technological innovation. It is a recognition that truly represents the...

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Heartland Glass partners on the $4.1 million Glencoe Regional Hospital Expansion

Heartland Glass has been hard at work through the winter and spring on the third floor expansion of the Glencoe Regional Hospital in Glencoe, MN. The $4.1 million, 12,000 square-foot expansion is four times larger than the department's existing space and is being done to meet the growing demand for physical rehabilitation services including physical, occupational and speech therapy. Click here for the whole story

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