Glazing

Business / Construction / Glazing: The process of installing glass, which commonly is secured with glazier's points and glazing compound.

Low-E Glazings

Business / Real Estate / Low-E Glazings: Low-e glazings have special coatings that reduce heat transfer through windows. This type of window film is inexpensive, lasts 10-15 years, reduces interior fading, and saves energy. MORE

Heat Absorbing Glazings

Business / Real Estate / Heat Absorbing Glazings: A technology that uses heat-absorbing glazing with tinted coatings to absorb solar heat gain through windows. This approach does allow some light to pass through the tinted windows. MORE

Glazing Compound

Life Style / Painting / Glazing Compound: Putty used to set glass in window frames and to fill nail holes and cracks. MORE

Scumble

Life Style / Painting / Scumble: A Scumble is a semi opaque or opaque colour applied thinly over a darker colour. Like glazing, Scumbling is transparent, which is optically mixed with the colour under it to produce a third colour. MORE

Oil-Painting

Life Style / Painting / Oil-Painting: This technique was not suddenly invented; the story that accredits its invention to the Van Eyck brothers is incorrect, although they did much to help the evolution of the new medium. Previous to the MORE

Glaze

Entertainment / Photography / Glaze: Glossy surface produced on some (non resin coated) printing papers. It is achieved by placing a wet print to to a heated drum or clean polished surface. Glazed print produce denser medium blacks than MORE

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