Enlighten your world

Enlighten your world

Walker Glass Company Ltd. 

Walker Glass is North America’s market leader in acid etched glass and premium quality mirror products, serving US and Canadian architectural glass fabricators for over 75 years.  We pride ourselves on product innovation, superior manufacturing quality and fast, flexible fulfillment solutions.

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Low-e Coated Acid-etched Glass

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Our Newest Blog Post

How acid-etched glass can brighten your day

Reporting on the advantages of natural light in a living or working space has grown significantly over the past few years.  As more studies are completed, more evidence reveals the importance of exposure to daylight for people’s physical and mental wellbeing.  This article explores the role that acid-etched glass can play in dispersing natural light within a given space – specifically, how to design for the optimal amount of daylight while maintaining appropriate levels of comfort, privacy and other occupant requirements.
 

Our Newest Blog Post

Daylighting: Green building certifications

Authored by Josée Lupien, LEED Fellow, President Vertima:  This article addresses the importance of daylighting for humans and how this factor is taken into consideration within the most popular green certifications for commercial and institutional buildings in Canada.

Our Newest Blog Post

We are outside animals: Why windows are critical for human health

Authored by Dr. Helen Sanders, PhD., Technoform North America“Daylight is a drug and nature is the dispensing physician”, according to Deborah Burnett of Benya-Burnett Consulting. Nature delivers daylighting of the right type (color), in the right dose (intensity), at the right time to manage our mood, help us sleep better at night, manage our weight and help us ward off disease. Over centuries humans have evolved with the cycle of day and night [1]. 

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If you have any questions, please feel free to get in touch with us!