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Five Types of Window Glasses

  August 7, 2018

If you are thinking about installing window glass in your window frames, then this blog was written with you in mind. Here are five types of window glasses:

Five Types of Window Glasses

Float Glass

Float is a basic glass sheet that has to be cut, treated, and upgraded before setting in your window frames. It is colorless but is made with great quality. Another great facetof float glass is its cost. Float glass is a cost-effective solution if you have a limited budget- this can be an excellent choice for you.

Insulated Glass

Insulated glass is also known as double glazing glass. The glass is energy-efficient, decreasing heat gain and heat loss. It also doubles as a protective and privacy screen as well as provides a barrier to sound which does not allow noise inside the property to go outside. Insulated glass reduces the amount of UV rays entering your home. Insulated glass is made with high quality and durable material which makes it an expensive choice that needs careful installation and treatment. Anytime you notice any issue with the glass, you should not ignore it and seek glass repair in Surrey.

Obscured Glass

The best aspect of obscured glass is it allows light to come in, but it does not allow anybody outside to see through. So, your privacy is protected with this glass. This is the reason that obscured glass is quite a popular choice for shower doors, bathroom windows, and entry door areas. Obscured glass is available in various patterns such as frosted, etched, and coated.

Tinted Glass

Tinted glass is essentially colored glass. The glass assures aesthetic appeal, privacy, and reduced heat. Tinted glass also protects you against harmful ultraviolet rays and are commonly used on vehicles, decorative panels, and skylights. But, you can also use it for your windows.

Laminated Glass

If you compare all above-mentioned options with laminated glass, you will come to realize laminated glass is the best choice amongst all regarding safety. The glass will not shatter inside with force if anybody attacks the glass with stone and rods. The glass will not break with a weak attack. It will resist for its safety. Moreover, the glass shields your privacy too.

Now that you have read five options you will be able to make a well-informed decision.

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