Fading is often the enemy for any homemaker or interior
designer. Christchurch Glass can help reduce fading through a
tailored retrofit double glazing solutions wether its Timber or
Furniture, drapes, carpets, even artworks and photographs come
under attack from sunlight, heat and UV rays. However, fading can
be significantly reduced by installing the appropriate glass.
UV rays can fade materials through
direct contact, while sunlight and infrared act to heat the
material, which accelerates the fading process. Using the correct
glass in a home can be likened to using a good sunscreen on a
The use of tinted and reflective solar
control glass within the double glazing units reduces the amount of
UV, visible light and heat that pass through the glass, thus
reducing the rate of fading.
The use of Low E double glazing or the addition of laminated
glass, is also very effective and can absorb up to 99% of the
damaging UV radiation. And these products can be tinted to control
light intensity and heat transmission.
For maximum protection combine tinted or reflective glasses
within a laminated glass double glazing unit.
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