Date: 9 April 2007
They can be elegant, sophisticated and the choices offered are endless.
Here is a comprehensive view on what glass tiles are:
Glass tiles as their name indicates are made from glass. They are mostly used in pools, spas, bathrooms, kitchen floors and walls and look great as a backsplash. Some of them even include small imperfections that give them such a unique look.
They come in a wide a variety of colors and shades: bold, vibrant, clear, opaque, milky, pearlescent, iridescent to name a few.
They can be sold as sheets, (mostly for mosaic), per square foot or box.
Always remember to order extra. About 10% to 20% for waste, as glass tiles are very delicate and can break or shatter when cut. It is also a good idea to have some spare ones for replacement.
Prices vary according to the manufacturer, design and complexity of the tile. Prices range form $ 4.00 a square foot and up to $ 200.00 a square foot. Consumers should shop around and compare prices between manufacturers. Ann Sacks, Glass Tile Inc, Paris Ceramic, Ocean Glass Tile are some of the leading manufacturers.
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