Glass Information You can find many of your questions answered in our
Glass Information section. We have covered topics relating to
Glass Regulations and Glass Safety, including what to look for on
Safety Glazing. In addition you can find out all about the
Different Types of Glass,
including Ordinary Sheet Glass, Float Glass, Energy Efficient Glass, Self
Cleaning Glass, Patterned Glass, Toughened Safety Glass, Laminated Glass, Wired
Glass, Mirrors and Picture Frame Glass.
Different Types of Glass Glass should not be thought of as just a functional material to let light
into an area; it can also be used to add decorative effect. But it is important
to choose the right kind of glass for the right place so the final job is
effective, attractive and safe. The wrong type of glass used in the wrong
position can be unsatisfactory and present a serious hazard to personnel safety.
There are a number of different types of glass, in a range of patterns and
tints, and it is important to decide which is most suited for a particular job.
Glass Regulations and Glass Safety The following short guide is necessarily worded in a general way and
cannot cover every circumstance. It is intended only as a guide for
manufacturers, suppliers and installers of new and replacement glass and glazing
products for domestic use. Additionally the content is relevant to UK - domestic