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Make It Shine: Removing and Reducing Grease From Your Glass Splashback

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Grease is inevitable in a kitchen, especially if you love stir fries, chips or other oily delights. When grease builds up on your glass splashback, it can make your splashback look dirty, dull and aged. Unfortunately, it can be hard to clean as well (but certainly not impossible). If you want to get on top of your greasy splashback, here’s how to clean it and how to minimise future grease stains and buildup: Read More»

Important Tips for Choosing Glass Tiles for a Kitchen Backsplash

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A kitchen backsplash protects the wall behind a stove or a sink, and keeps both from being damaged due to food, heat, water, and so on. The backsplash is like jewelry for your kitchen; it may be functional but it should also be attractive, as it’s very visible and needs to coordinate with all the other features and touches in the room. Glass is a good choice for a backsplash as it reflects light and can make a small and dark kitchen seem open and airy, and it’s very durable and easy to clean. Read More»

How to Install a Glass Splashback

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Glass splashbacks are both a practical and attractive addition to any kitchen, and with a few basic DIY skills you can install one yourself. Here’s how to go about doing it.    Before you start Before you begin, ask the manufacturer of your cooker and the splashback supplier if there is a minimum distance to be left between the splashback and the heating elements or gas jets of your cooker for safety reasons. Read More»

Recycling glass in the glazing industry

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Glass is a fantastic material to recycle because unlike some other recycling processes such as paper, glass can be recycled and used in exactly the same types of applications over and over again without a loss of quality. While recycling is now common for household waste, it’s not as common in factories and building sites in Australia compared to other developed countries. Here is how to create a recycling program in your glass factory or building site. Read More»

How to Avoid Unnecessary Windscreen Repairs

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Auto repairs tend to cost an arm and a leg. This is more apparent when it comes to windscreen repairs and replacement. However, you can save money simply by not putting your car in situations where it would be at a higher risk if having its windscreen damaged. Here are some handy ideas on avoiding unnecessary windscreen repairs by simple changes in how you care for your vehicle. Maintain a safe distance when driving Read More»