Sliding Glass Doors

Sliding glass doors are regularly broken due to accidental breakage, vandalism and break and enter. When glass is broken it can create a dangerous environment for family, friends and even pets. Jim’s Glass offer a fast glass replacement service including onsite repairs to sliding glass doors in home, offices, shops and other businesses.

There are three main types of glass found in sliding doors:

Annealed Glass (Illegal)

  • Mainly in doors manufactured prior to the 1990’s.
  • Non safety glass
  • Illegal for new installations
  • The most dangerous type of glass

Toughened Glass For Sliding Doors

  • Installed by most current door manufacturers
  • Grade A safety glass
  • Compliant with current Australian Standards
  • Reduced security if broken
  • Small cuts possible with impact with glass

Laminated Glass For Sliding Doors

  • Best product for sliding doors
  • Grade A safety glass
  • Compliant with current Australian Standards
  • Increased security if broken due to lamination
  • Minimal risk of injury when broken
Phillip-Mauviel-Jims-Glass Sliding Glass Doors

Divisional General Manager – Jim’s Glass (Australia)
Board Member – Australian Glass & Glazing Association
President – Glass & Glazing Association of South Australia