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Myth busting - the limitations of fire glass in doors
Wednesday 20th September, 2017

Myth busting - the limitations of fire glass in doors

The days of being restricted to wired glass for fire doors is long gone. Tufwell has all you need to know about today’s fire glass door design possibilities.

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4 projects where laminated glass is essential
Wednesday 9th August, 2017

4 projects where laminated glass is essential

Laminated glass is one of the world’s most widely used safety glasses, after toughened glass. Find out when laminated glass should be specified in our blog.

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Bespoke glass furniture – the only limit is your imagination!
Friday 30th June, 2017

Bespoke glass furniture – the only limit is your imagination!

If you’re looking for a unique piece of glass furniture, Tufwell Glass can help you create it. Just as we did for this client, inspired by the beauty of an old Jaguar engine…

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Why does toughened glass shatter and how can I prevent it?
Monday 29th May, 2017

Why does toughened glass shatter and how can I prevent it?

Spontaneous glass breakage can be caused by internal defects in toughened glass, invisible to the naked eye. Find out how the heat soak test acts to identify it.

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Would glass partitions benefit my workspace?
Thursday 4th May, 2017

Would glass partitions benefit my workspace?

Glass partitions are a stylish solution to modern office design. And with a multitude of design options available, there’s a style to suit every taste and budget.

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The Tufwell guide to accurately measuring up to order glass cut to size
Tuesday 18th April, 2017

The Tufwell guide to accurately measuring up to order glass cut to size

Measuring up for glass cut to size can be a simple and painless process if you do it right. Follow Tufwell’s top tips to find out how.

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Fire-rated glass doors - what are the choices?
Sunday 2nd April, 2017

Fire-rated glass doors - what are the choices?

Thanks to modern fire glass manufacturing processes, there is now a wealth of choice when it comes to fire-rated glass doors. Read on to find out about the available options.

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Tufwell Glass partners with AGC to supply Pyrobel fire glass
Thursday 16th March, 2017

Tufwell Glass partners with AGC to supply Pyrobel fire glass

Tufwell Glass are now supplying Pyrobel fire glass thanks to a new contract signed with AGC. We stock a range of the most in-demand classes of Pyrobel, which can be cut to size.

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Tufwell’s new state-of-the-art equipment keeps our customers at the cutting edge of technology
Friday 3rd March, 2017

Tufwell’s new state-of-the-art equipment keeps our customers at the cutting edge of technology

Tufwell Glass’s latest investment means we can now supply Pyrobel fire-resistant glass partitions. Read about our new Putsch Meniconi vertical cutting machine in the blog.

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Tufwell teams up with AGC to supply Pyrobel fire-resistant glass
Tuesday 21st February, 2017

Tufwell teams up with AGC to supply Pyrobel fire-resistant glass

Tufwell Glass customers now have the option of ordering the best laminated fire glass on the market, after our partnering with AGC Glass Europe.

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How could laminated glass reduce noise in my office?
Thursday 9th February, 2017

How could laminated glass reduce noise in my office?

Laminated glass is known for its use as a safety glass, but did you know it can also be effective for cutting noise levels? Find out how in Tufwell Glass’s blog.

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5 projects where you should consider heat soaking your toughened glass
Monday 9th January, 2017

5 projects where you should consider heat soaking your toughened glass

Heat soaking can cut the risk of toughened glass spontaneously shattering by 95%. But when is it worth paying the extra for heat soaking? Find out in our blog.

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Choosing a glass door
Monday 19th December, 2016

Choosing a glass door

When it comes to choosing a glass door, what should you look for? Find out in Tufwell Glass’s easy guide.

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How does fire glass work?
Thursday 24th November, 2016

How does fire glass work?

Fire glass is a life-saver, preventing the spread of fire and smoke in the event of a blaze. But how does it work? Find out in Tufwell Glass’s blog.

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Is toughened glass necessary?
Wednesday 2nd November, 2016

Is toughened glass necessary?

Wondering whether it’s worth paying the extra for toughened glass? Tufwell Glass’s blog will tell you if, why and when you need to get your glass tempered.

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Is laminated or toughened glass better for my project?
Thursday 6th October, 2016

Is laminated or toughened glass better for my project?

Laminated glass and toughened glass are both widely-used types of safety glass, but which one is right for your project? Find out in our blog.

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Interior doors - is glass right for my project?
Thursday 8th September, 2016

Interior doors - is glass right for my project?

Choosing new interior doors for your home or office? Read on to find out whether a glass door is the right option for you.

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Toughened glass cut to size for table tops
Wednesday 27th July, 2016

Toughened glass cut to size for table tops

Accidents can and do happen and glass furniture, by its nature, can sometimes be smashed or scratched. But in the case of a glass table top, there’s no need to throw away the whole piece of furniture – why not simply get a new piece of toughened glass cut to size? Read our blog to find out everything you need to know about ordering toughened glass cut to size.

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Our toughened glass just got even tougher - Tufwell invests in a heat soaking machine
Thursday 23rd June, 2016

Our toughened glass just got even tougher - Tufwell invests in a heat soaking machine

Our latest investment in a heat soaking machine means we can pre-test our toughened glass to reduce the chance of spontaneous breakage. Read on to find out more about the heat soaking process, its purpose and when you, as a client, should consider specifying it.

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What is laminated glass?
Thursday 12th May, 2016

What is laminated glass?

Laminated glass is a type of safety glass that is used extensively around the world for a wide range of applications. Created by sandwiching two or more sheets of standard annealed glass together around layers of transparent plastic laminate, if the outer layers of laminated glass are broken, the inner layer will hold the glass firmly in place, making for a much safer product.

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