Floating Dreams in dwell

Over a three year period we worked with the owner, Zurich Switzerland based architect and Marin County based architect, general contractor and other subcontractors through a Design Assist and Furnish /Install process on Floating Dreams. This unique project in Sausalito, California is featured in a dwell article published in the May/June print issue of Dwell and available online.  We were fortunate enough to work …

BAU Munich, 2017

Glass convention

Last month the Old Town Glass staff visited BAU 2017 in Munich.  The BAU is held every two years at the Munich Messe and showcases the world’s leading suppliers of fenestration, facades, and construction materials.  Here are some photos highlighting some of the new products that were shown. There are a number of new European concepts in Fenestration that we …

Cobblestones, Tower Cranes, and Glass

Cobblestones, Tower Cranes, and Glass streets

Our staff constantly is working with our partners in search of the best solutions to offer our clients. Recently two of our staff had an opportunity to visit projects in Italy. European Fenestration suppliers have been creating energy efficient windows and doors for a long time. In Europe, they also use glass in a number of different applications, with some uses being …

Dillon Beach, All Weather Aluminum Project

  Old Town Glass supplies and installs a number of Aluminum Window and Door products.  One product is All Weather Architectectural Aluminum, which is locally manufactured in Vacaville, California.  All Weather is a family owned company producing thermally broken aluminum windows.  The photos below show the 8000 Series Sliding Patio Door, the 6000 Series Casement and Fixed window.   Anodized …

Interior Glass Stair Railing

Interior Steel and Glass Railing on Stairs in Tiburon Project

Steel and glass railing installed in a project in Tiburon, CA designed by Tiburon based Holscher Architecture.  The glass is held in by continous horizontal stops on both the top and bottom of the steel tube.   The steel was custom painted other finishes in the project.   Project Team: Sausalito Construction, On Spot Welding, Old Town Glass. Designed by …