Tufwell Glass

01293 533 533

  • News SLider

Industry Comment

The sky's the limit! Toughened glass in your home or office
Monday 21st October, 2019

The sky's the limit! Toughened glass in your home or office

This month, plans were unveiled to install a 226ft tall glass observation cabin in the centre of Bristol. The glass cabin will hold up to 42 people. It is staggering to think that glass can be strong enough for such a purpose, or indeed can withstand the wear and tear of everyday use in the home or workplace. That’s where glass manufacturing plays a vital role.

Continue reading...

Small is beautiful! Make the most of small office spaces with glass partitions
Thursday 19th September, 2019

Small is beautiful! Make the most of small office spaces with glass partitions

Glass partitions are an effective way to optimize limited space within an office area. So, don’t let a small office get in the way of your big business plans. Remove limitations with glass partitions from Tufwell Glass.

Continue reading...

Get smart. The rise of smart glass in the workplace
Wednesday 28th August, 2019

Get smart. The rise of smart glass in the workplace

The future is bright for smart glass. This month an industry report revealed that the global smart glass market size is expected to reach almost $10 billion by 2025, with a particular demand in commerical spaces. So how can smart glass improve your workplace space?

Continue reading...

A cut above the rest. Cutting glass to size with CNC technology
Saturday 20th July, 2019

A cut above the rest. Cutting glass to size with CNC technology

This year the National Glass Centre in Sunderland turned 21. The Centre chronicles the introduction of glass-making to Britain in the seventh century to its ubiquitous presence in our daily lives. Glass manufacturing has evolved throughout the ages. One of the more recent developments is the use of computer numerical control (CNC) technology to cut glass to size.

Continue reading...

Game, set, match. Ace your commercial space with a glass balustrade from Tufwell Glass
Thursday 27th June, 2019

Game, set, match. Ace your commercial space with a glass balustrade from Tufwell Glass

The Wimbledon tournament begins next month and will showcase an impressive display of strength, endurance and class as the world’s tennis elite battle it out to be crowned champion. Strength, endurance and class are descriptors that apply equally to one of Tufwell Glass’s champion products, the glass balustrade. 

Continue reading...

An appetite for glass… stylish glass splashbacks for your kitchen
Thursday 30th May, 2019

An appetite for glass… stylish glass splashbacks for your kitchen

Food festivals are all the rage this summer, so why not bring some of that festival flavour and fun into your own kitchen with a contemporary glass splashback from Tufwell Glass?

Continue reading...

Let there be light! Glass doors in the workplace
Wednesday 24th April, 2019

Let there be light! Glass doors in the workplace

With spring in full bloom bringing blue skies and sunshine, it is perhaps understandable that we may sigh a little when closing the office door to begin another working day. But closing the office door does not have to mean shutting out the sun; not with stylish glass doors from Tufwell Glass.

Continue reading...

Can you handle the heat? The importance of using fire glass in your building
Thursday 28th March, 2019

Can you handle the heat? The importance of using fire glass in your building

In any building, safety is paramount; which is one of the reasons that demand for fire glass is on the increase. Find out more about about this specialist glass and why it is important to use fire-rated glass in your building. 

Continue reading...

Toughened glass vs laminated glass - which is your favourite?
Thursday 28th February, 2019

Toughened glass vs laminated glass - which is your favourite?

It’s award season in the entertainment calendar and The Favourite has come out on top. At Tufwell Glass we’re often asked which is our favourite, toughened glass or laminated glass? We’re here to help you make a first-class choice of glass product for your home or office.

Continue reading...

Be inspired this winter by bespoke glass in the workplace
Thursday 31st January, 2019

Be inspired this winter by bespoke glass in the workplace

It’s the time of year when the winter blues strike. The New Year buzz is over, spring is weeks away, and the weather is cold and grey. The first Monday in February is when more workers take an unofficial holiday than any other time in the year, so why not inspire your workers by transforming your office space with bespoke glass from Tufwell Glass.

Continue reading...

'Tis the season for bespoke glass furniture
Tuesday 18th December, 2018

'Tis the season for bespoke glass furniture

Made-to-measure contemporary glass furniture can add a touch of class and style to your home or office. Whether it’s elegant glass shelving or a magnificent glass table, these individual pieces can be customised to your specifications in finish, size, colour and style. Go on, treat yourself this Christmas.

Continue reading...

The benefits of laminated glass
Thursday 22nd November, 2018

The benefits of laminated glass

As we approach Christmas, retailers up and down the country are unveiling spectacular window displays. From food and fashion to gifts galore, these glittering sights can all be viewed through laminated glass shop fronts. Read on to find out why laminated glass is popular in both commercial and domestic settings. 

Continue reading...

From the cathedral to kitchen – splash colour into your life with painted glass
Thursday 11th October, 2018

From the cathedral to kitchen – splash colour into your life with painted glass

When people think of painted glass they usually picture grand stained-glass windows in churches or cathedrals. More recently coloured glass – or painted glass – has become increasingly accessible, affordable and popular in all types of buildings. 

Continue reading...

It’s not just for glitter balls: mirror glass for your home and office
Thursday 20th September, 2018

It’s not just for glitter balls: mirror glass for your home and office

It’s that time of year again when dance fever hits the nation, but you don't have to hang a glitter ball in your home or office to use mirror glass to dazzling effect.

Continue reading...

Sun, sea and glass balustrades
Thursday 23rd August, 2018

Sun, sea and glass balustrades

With summertime well and truly under way, many of us have been heading to the coast – at home and abroad – to soak up the sun, sand and sea. A commonplace but often unnoticed feature of coastal holidays is the glass balustrade.

Continue reading...

And the winner is…smart glass
Thursday 12th July, 2018

And the winner is…smart glass

It’s awards time again at RIBA – the Royal Institute of British Architects – and glass featured prominently in the winning designs. But you don't have to be a RIBA winner to benefit from smart glass in your home or office.

Continue reading...

The heat is on: fire-rated glass
Monday 18th June, 2018

The heat is on: fire-rated glass

With fire safety and compliance featuring heavily in the headlines this month, Tufwell considers the benefits of fire-rated glass and how it can help protect your business as part of an integrated fire safety strategy. 

Continue reading...

Using glass splashbacks to transform the most important room
Thursday 24th May, 2018

Using glass splashbacks to transform the most important room

The bathroom is arguably the most important room and sprucing up a bathroom need not be costly or disruptive with the installation of glass splashbacks. Glass splashbacks are a relatively new development in interior design but have fast become a popular choice with those wanting to combine style with practicality.

Continue reading...

Glass manufacturing: the future is glass!
Tuesday 24th April, 2018

Glass manufacturing: the future is glass!

Glass is back! After decades of quiet mornings, the milk float could soon again be clinking along our streets delivering milk in glass bottles to our doorsteps. Whilst the glass milk bottle has stood empty, glass technology has evolved to inform improvements in glass manufacturing that have led to a wider range of glass products better able to meet customer needs.

Continue reading...

Mark the arrival of spring with stunning shaped glass
Tuesday 20th March, 2018

Mark the arrival of spring with stunning shaped glass

Spring has officially sprung - an occasion depicted by acclaimed British glass artist Peter Layton in his exceptional series 'Arrival of Spring'. But you don’t have to be a glass art collector to have inspiring shaped glass in your home or workplace.

Continue reading...