-What type of glass do you use?
We use premium quality 12mm (1/2") clear tempered glass with a polished edges. Glass panels meet American (ANSI Z97.1-2009) and Canadian (CAN/CGSB 12.1-M90 ) Safety Standards for tempered glass.
-What width are the glass panels?
Widths of glass vary from 2 feet - 6 feet, mostly in increments of 2".
-What height are the glass panels?
Standard height is 48", however custom sizes can be ordered.
-What materials are used for the Spigots, Door Hinges and Latches?
Marine Grade 316 Stainless Steel is used on all hardware and Spigots. This material will not corrode or rust even when near salt water.
-What surfaces can glass pool fencing be attached to?
The glass fence can be installed on concrete, asphalt, some paving stones, wood, timber etc.
-Where do I find local safety codes?
Building Codes pertaining to pool fences can be obtained from your local town, municipality or city. Pool fence by-laws can vary from one area to another.
-How long will it take to get my pool fence?
It depends on a few things. The complexity of the fence and whether or not custom cut glass needs to be ordered can affect timing. If standard in stock panels are used, the fence could go up in 2-3 weeks.
-How much maintenance is required?
Very little maintenance is required on these glass panels. Mother nature, i.e. rain, tends to keep the panels clean. Once and a while you may need to wash them with mild soap and water, then rinse off with a hose.
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