Posted by: glassblockblogger | May 7, 2012

Best Glass Alternative for Modern Home and Commercial Designs

Modern Design Using Glass Block
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Glass Block is a building material that has truly kept up with the times.

During the design phase of a project, you want to find building material that accentuates the aesthetics of the design, while also providing the basic needs of security, energy conservation, and low maintenance. Glass Block really checks all of the boxes. Because Pittsburgh Corning has  continually responded to changing trends in building design, Glass Block is an excellent choice to accent modern residential and commercial designsRonald Reagan International Airport.

An example is the the modern shapes and color alternatives of Glass Block. This versatility offers unique aesthetics in rooms such as Home offices, Home Entertainment Centers, and Living Rooms in open floor plans.

In addition to the aesthetic versatility of Glass Block, there are also the advantages of easy installation, energy efficiency and weather resistance. Glass Block meets Daylighting requirements and can add to LEED ratings

Modern Exterior Glass Block

With the different product choices, the architect has the flexibility to mix-and-match to produce an aesthetically pleasing result. Each product choice uses light in a unique way. No other glass product can use light with the energy efficiency and security of the Glass Brick.

Glass Block brightens modern architecture with soft, natural light. They’re ideal for use in applications where beauty, light transmission, and protection against hurricane force winds and debris is also desired. So when you are considering a remodel or new construction, do not overlook the versatility of Glass Block. This incredibly practical material will enhance any modern design.

If you would like to talk more about your design ideas, call us at Eastern Glass Block. We have over 20 years experience designing and installing Glass Block Contact Us at Eastern Glass Blocknationwide. We enjoy sharing our expertise.


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