Tempered Glass Window
Product Description What is clear tempered glass tempered glass has been processed intense heating and rapid cooling in a controlled process. Tempered glass will not break into sharp shards,but will instead break into small pieces or fragments.These fragments of tempered glass also called...
Tempered windows are your safety net. They are like a little bit of insurance, or peace of mind that if someone falls, if the furniture gets pushed hard into the glass, if a lamp falls off the table, if you slip getting out of the tub, that at least the glass won't shatter and cause additional harm.
The areas considered to be hazardous safety glazing areas requiring tempered glass are:
1. Glass in any door;
2. Glass in any kind of shower, bathtub area, hot tub, steam room, sauna or whirlpool area where the bottom edge of the glass is less than 60 inches above a standing surface and drain outlet;
3. Glass in fixed or operable panels adjacent to a door where the nearest exposed edge of the glazing is within a 24” arc of either vertical edge of the door in a closed position and where the bottom edge of the glazing is less than 60” above a walking surface:
4. Glass in fixed or operable panels that meets all of the following conditions: