Low-maintenance glass fences are becoming a popular choice for eco-conscious consumers throughout Australia and the world. As a completely recyclable, non-toxic substance, Glass can be used for everything from building barriers and fences to making your bathroom renovations perfect. Glass is used for more and more different things worldwide every year.
Regarding things like pool fencing, Glass is, without a doubt, your best choice; although it may be more expensive to build a glass fence initially, the cost will be offset by long-term savings due to Glass’s durability and low maintenance requirements.
With this in mind, let’s have a look at a few of the properties of Glass that make it an excellent choice for sustainable fencing throughout Australia:
Glass Is Completely Recyclable:
One of the significant positive aspects of Glass is its ability to be recycled repeatedly. Although Glass can be relatively energy intense to create – depending on the process and type of Glass – recycling doesn’t need much power. This means that Glass is a sustainable choice compared to single-use plastics and metals with a short lifespan.
When it comes to pool fences, you can expect a glass fence to have a working lifespan of 10 to 20 years. However, the good news is that your old bar will be able to be fully recycled when it finally needs to be replaced.
Glass Is Completely Non-Toxic:
Glass is built from three abundant natural substances – limestone, sand and soda ash. These substances are all non-toxic and can be mined in relatively non-destructive manners, which don’t require a lot of harmful chemicals or other environmentally damaging processes.Read More