Why Buy Recycled Glass Countertops?
Recycled glass countertops first started to enter the market in 1995.
Depending on the design they have you can get a simple and elegant modern look, or an old and rustic antique look.
Whichever way you go design wise you will be buying a product that is usually 80% to 90% post consumer recycled material. It is a great choice for the environment, and can also complement any style of kitchen that you desire.
One of the biggest strengths of a recycled glass countertops is that – it is very strong. They are not prone to chipping or cracking due to the very tough and durable binder used to hold them together.
An added bonus of their strength is related to their density. They are fairly non-porous, making them resistant to bacteria, and therefore easy to clean and maintain. The density of the material used also makes them resistant to heat and staining.
Their unique one of a kind nature also makes for a great statement meant just for your home.
No two countertops are the same due to all the different sizes, shapes, colours and placements of the glass in your particular countertop. You can be sure that yours is one of a kind.
For those looking to go green, the environment-friendly attribute of glass countertops is am important one. You’re giving your home a second life with a kitchen renovation, using a material that is getting a second life, and that can be a rewarding feeling.
Recycled glass countertops can be a great addition to your home, and they are always a great decision for the environment.
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