A common misconception is that glass is everlasting and is stain or corrosion proof.
Surface damage (scratches) to glass from poor installation and cleaning practices is also a common problem, particularly during construction.
Apart from repairing breakages, little thought or attention is given to ensuring glass is maintained in good condition, particularly during building design and construction.
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Publication date: October 1995 Keywords: aluminium, building site, double glazing, glass, glazing, IGU, maintenance, window