It is a versatile product that provides increased safety on a couple different levels, and you can get yours delivered and installed by a respected local glass company, ABC Glass & Mirror. If you need glass that is safer and sturdier than standard annealed glass, consider tempered glass and call us to schedule an absolutely free on-site consultation with estimate included – (703)257-7150
Of course this means that it is more durable and much less likely to be broken. This feature is achieved by heating the glass to an extremely high temperature and then quickly cooling it. This process also makes the glass more capable of withstanding heat, and it changes the way it breaks. Tempered glass does not break into the sharp pieces that we normally associate with broken glass. Instead, if it is fractured, it dissolves into small pebble-like pieces that are much safer to deal with and easier to sweep up.
Tempered glass is useful in many situations, and some common applications include:
We offer a range of options for customizing your tempered glass. With thickness possibilities that include 1/8”, 3/16”, 1/4″, 3/8”, 1/2″ and 3/4″, you can choose the thickness that is best for your specific installation. Also, both single pane and double pane tempered glass is available. For even more safety features, ask our customer service specialist about laminated tempered glass.
At this consultation, our estimator will inspect the space, take measurements, and answer questions. We’ll then email a free estimate so you have the necessary facts to select tempered glass in the thickness and dimensions best suited to your project. After you order, we’ll prepare the custom glass, schedule another visit, and install the tempered glass.
Reduce the risk of injury to family, guests, or clients by choosing tempered glass for high-risk installations. When you pick ABC Glass & Mirror for your safety glass needs, experienced glaziers are with you every step of the way, so contact us today at (703)257-7150.