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The weather services reports that we have the makings of a potential HURRICANE Dan by the end of this week. Right now it is far enough south that it could get into the “slot” and into the Gulf of Mexico.  We won’t now exactly where its going for several more days so “stay tuned” to…

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This week in Houston a homeless man was outside a Starbucks, became agitated and hit the window with his fist, breaking the glass.  Then he jumped into the window and landed on the table of two ladies having coffee. They were taken to the hospital – one is reported to be in danger of losing…

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A super massive explosion in the Chinese city of Tianjin showed how even an explosion miles away can blow out window glass, causing injuries and death. Here is a photo posted on Twitter of an apartment littered with glass and blood after the explosion: Armor Glass security film is Level 2 explosion rated.  It would…

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Taiwan just got hit by a Monster Typhoon (hurricane) that was one of the planet’s largest – 180 mph winds at one point!  We have to ask the question: when the Atlantic Ocean gets as HOT as the Pacific Ocean is now, are we going to be getting these off the scale CAT 5’s instead…

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One of our customers had someone try to break in his (front) glass door armored with our film. This week. A neighbor saw it unfold and called the police as she watched. We just got these photos from John N who lives in Houston. The burglar used the homeowners own ADT sign shaft as the…

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Yesterday, Armor Glass conducted ballistics test of a couple windows on which we installed Armor Glass security film.  Compare the results to the photos below of what happened at Sandy Hook that had no armor glass protection on its windows.  You will notice that the result is similar to the shooting in Chattanooga in which…

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I just got a call from one of my sales reps. He reports that a homeowner at a complex where we installed Armor Glass had witnessed an attempted break-in to a house next door. Apparently when the police showed up ten minutes later the guy was still trying to get in.  His tool? An ADT…

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Weather forecasters are saying that the northeast quadrant of Tropical Storm BILL is where most tornadoes are likely to spring up. That includes my house, but I am not worried.   Unlike most people i have Armor Glass security film on my windows — designed to take up to a 4.5 lb. Large Missile impact (like…

Forecasters say that we have  a 50-50 chance of Texas being hit by some kind of TROPICAL STORM winds in a few days. As covered in our book “Houses of Straw” windborne debris from high winds breaking windows that leads to internal damages and structural failure.  Our installation calendar is already full for the week…

Yesterday, while Armor Glass was exhibiting at a conference on hurricanes in Galveston, I was fortunate to meet Bill Read (the hurricane guy, now retired from NOAA and working for KPRC in Houston as their hurricane expert) and Frank Billingsley, the chief KPRC Weather guy. Both gave excellent presentations.   The key thing I learned…

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