Glass can introduce unusual aspects into the interior of a house: it adds light and expands the boundaries of space. The glass surface unwittingly attracts the eye. But is it always appropriate to use glass?
There are certain uses for glass that are worth considering in more detail.
Glass kitchen apron
This apron looks great and is easy to clean. Stains and stains are easier to remove from it than from tiles. But to be safe, the apron must withstand temperature extremes. It is necessary to choose glass with marking "T";
Glass worktop in the kitchen
It is practical in that it does not scratch and does not absorb odors. If something accidentally falls on it, you can not be afraid - the material is applied hardened. Hot and heavy pots, as well as the proximity of the stove, will leave her indifferent. Achilles heel glass worktops - edge edge. If a blow falls on him, the whole sheet will burst. Fortunately, in everyday life this is very rare;
Glass dining table
Such a table can be used by those who are not afraid for the ugly appearance under the table during lunch. However, the glass can be opaque or varnished on the back;
Complete kitchen with glass facade
This is not only glass panels framed by wood or MDF, but the entire facade, made using special technology. Some companies have already begun to make full glass frames, which changes the design of furniture for the better. By the way, it turns out 100% environmentally friendly thing;
Inexpensive and running showers are usually made of clear transparent glass. In order not to regret the installation of such a cabin, it is important to choose a clear glass without a greenish tint and with effective light transmission. On frosted glass, dried drops will not be visible. But colored frosted glass can be spoiled by lime sagging;
If you decide to install them, then you need to take only reinforced glass with a metal mesh inside. It will give the surface strength and provide fire resistance. True, an interior with such partitions may look too cold, so it is advisable to combine glass with wood or metal;
Glass ceiling or roof
For the roof, you can only use monolithic plexiglass in blocks, since it is lighter and stronger than simple glass. And the ceiling is made matte, mirror or stained glass without any problems. True, it is impossible to heat it above 60 ° C;
If the task is to show a beautifully decorated basement or ground floor through the floor, then you can make a glass insert in the floor. Such glass is usually very strong, tempered and able to withstand a significant load, so the owners of the unrest about this should not be;
Entrance and interior doors
Transparent doors add light to all rooms. It is customary to decorate doors with various patterns and applications, and modern technologies can make them luminous and pleasantly fragrant;
Today, designers like to decorate furniture, walls, doors and other interior items with it. From glass fragments interesting ornaments or plots with photo inserts are collected. Mosaics made using the “stretch” technique visually make the room wider.
There are many ways to use glass in modern homes. In order not to regret using it in the interior, you need to think carefully about the consequences of installation, as well as choose high-quality material and professional installation. Then no problems with the glass should arise.