Is there a Warranty?
Absolutely, The glass has a (10) ten year warranty that it will not fade, discolor or de-laminate.
Can I buy Glass upstands to match my Colour.
Yes you can buy glass up-stands to match, it is always best to order these at the same time as different batch colours can change ever so slightly.
What condition does the wall need to be in?
The wall does not need to look pretty as our Coloured Glass is fully coated and you wont see through it, however any rough area will need sanding, if there are high points this can be disguised by using more adhesive, If the walls are newly plastered then they will need priming with a good emulsion or Uni-bond primer/sealer.
Can I have Holes or Socket Cut outs in the Glass?
Yes, we can drill and do cut outs for electrical sockets etc, however there are some strict rules regarding cut outs and drill hole
General Rules – Cut Outs in Toughened Glass
Socket cut outs have to be a minimum of 50mm in from the edge of glass and a minimum of 50mm away from each other.
Drill holes need to be a diameter of at least the thickness of the glass, these need to be positioned at least 1.5 x the diameter away from any edge or any other cut out.
Can you cut the glass in shapes?
Yes, we like to produce the glass with the minimal amount of joints – This is the idea behind coloured glass as opposed to traditional materials.
Can I fit Coloured Glass products on top of my existing tiles?
We do not recommend this.
Can I fit myself?
The installation of Coloured Glass is extremely easy, we do provide a video on “How To Install”
Can I obtain actual samples of the glass?
Yes, we can provide glass samples, these are initially charged for and refunded to a maximum of 10% of your order value. Each glass sample is produced as per customers order, there are over 1800 colours so we dont stock them = Samples generally take 5 days.
How do I pay for my coloured glass?
All our Glass products are bespoke and manufactured to customers size and colour, for this reason payment is required when you place your order.
Cheques or Postal Orders = Made Payable to “Colouredglass.co.uk”
Credit or Debit card through our secure website or by calling our office.
Can you come out and measure to give me a price?
Im sorry we only offer a supply only service.
How Much Does Coloured Glass Cost?
Our website has been designed and developed with simple transparent pricing structure in mind, you can view any of our products and obtain a price, without providing any personal information.
Your single coloured glass splashbacks are they heat proof?
All our glass splashbacks are Toughened and Heat Resistant. They are fit for the purpose to install behind your Hob or Range cooker.
I want a shaped Splashback to suit a CDA Extractor?
Yes – We can produce this for you, this is produced on a CNC machine to make sure the profile is exact. – We would require a template for us to do this – We have produced a video “How to Make A Template”
I have been told that Mirror can not be toughened, is this correct?
Yes! Mirror can not be toughened, we produce toughened Mirrored splashbacks, by having first the glass toughened and then applying the mirrorcote – the result is pretty much as the mirror in your bathroom.
What are Glass Upstands?
Glass upstands are a narrow strip of glass available in 3 heights which can run around the parameter of your kitchen, we do these to a maximum length of 2400mm and in a choice of 3 heights. These are often fitted under the plug socket line.
How do I order Clear Glass Splashbacks
Simple, follow the link here this will take you to Clear Glass Splashbacks, simply enter your width X height and choose your fixings colour
How long for delivery once I order?
Clear glass splashbacks are manufactured to your requirements and generally take 7 days, please allow a little longer if the glass is shaped to the profile of your extractor.
How are the edges of the glass finished?
All edges are highly diamond polished, with a 2mm bevel (Chamfer) on the face.
I am displaying a feature wall-paper through the glass, will it change the colour?
We use Pilkington Low Iron Glass™ this is a glass product which has a lower iron content, which is the green evident in normal glass-the glass is ultra clear.
Can you do large panels?
Yes, we can produce clear glass splashbacks to a maximum size of 2440 x 1220 mm
Are the clear glass splashbacks heat resistant?
Yes, all our glass products are toughened and heat resistant.
How do I fix it to the wall?
The glass comes pre-drilled, the glass will need fixing with the screws and caps supplied – Obviously you are not able to use adhesive as you will see it.
Will moisture get behind the glass?
You will need to seal the glass, however the benefit of clear glass splashbacks they can be taken off easily and cleaned.
What is the thickness of clear glass splashbacks?
Clear Glass splashbacks are 6mm thick.
What thickness is the glass for splashbacks
The thickness of the glass used in glass splashbacks for kitchens and shower areas is 6mm you should also note that when the adhesive is applied this will add 2mm, so if you are measuring for a return piece this needs to be deducted. See our how to measure guide. We can also provide glass thicker if required, we process glass from 4mm -19mm
Do I have a guarantee?
Yes. All colour glass coatings come with a 10 year guarantee which covers, fading, de-lamination. And workmanship.
Can I obtain actual samples of the coloured glass?
We can provide samples these are charged at £10.00 If you would provide us with approximate sizes for your panels along with details of any cut outs for sockets or plumbing and any shapes, such as under the cooker hood, we will give you an idea of cost, once you have proceeded with an order you may request two colour samples of your choice as part of your order. Click Here to Order Glass Samples.
How long does delivery take?
You should allow 3 to 4 weeks from us measuring to fitting, or from receiving templates or drawings until delivery. We endeavour to measure within a week of receiving your order. Please note that we will only fit an order if we have measured it.
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