Famous Buildings With Bent Glass

Beautiful bent glass has long been a design feature in many notable buildings – some of which you may have seen in the past. Check out our top-five list of famous buildings with distinctive bent glass features below! Apple Campus 2: Cupertino, California Apple is building a new campus, known as Apple Campus 2, in… Read more »

Chemically Strengthened Glass vs. Heat Strengthening

At Bent Glass Design, there are several steps we can take to change and alter standard glass, including chemically strengthening it to improve its durability. In fact, there are multiple ways to improve the durability of glass besides using chemicals – for example, with heat. If you’re wondering about the process behind each form of… Read more »

Acoustical Glass – How Does it Work?

Glass comes in many different varieties that are designed to solve a wide range of problems. Acoustical glass is one variety that has a long list of applications. There are a number of benefits of using acoustical glass in homes, businesses and even vehicles. If you’re unfamiliar with this type of glass and what it… Read more »

How to Measure for Bent Glass

Measuring bent glass may sound like a complicated task, but it’s not actually as tough as you may think. While measuring a bent surface is obviously more of a challenge than working with a flat one, there are a few simple steps you can follow to get the job done. Let’s break down the process… Read more »

Laminated and Insulating – Understanding the Different Glass Varieties

Laminated glass and insulating glass can be great for many types of projects, depending on what you’re looking for in the long term. Let’s take a look at some of the differences between the two types of glasses below, including how they are each made, so that you can decide which type of glass is… Read more »

Bent Glass Types from A to Z – or At Least to M

Glass is one of the most beautiful components to architectural designs. Glass can add a sophisticated and elegant element to an otherwise typical structure. When light reflects through well designed glass, it illuminates a space and adds a vibrant and airy feel to the room. Bent glass is a specific type of glass construction and… Read more »

How Is Curved Glass Made?

You may not have noticed, but that simple piece of curved glass on your lampshade or your window was actually quite complicated to create. In fact, there are only a handful of glass manufacturers in the United States that are capable of producing curved glass due to the highly specialized processes involved. Artisans who specialize… Read more »

Give Your Business a Great Look with Bent Glass!

As a business owner, building your office into the working environment that is perfect for you and your employees is a long and detailed process. From making sure everything and everyone fits to getting all the utilities installed, the aesthetics of the building is probably the last thing you are worried about. But you want… Read more »

Bent Glass: All Around You Every Day!

We interact with glass every day. Whether it be the windows of our homes or the office we drive to every morning, it is a constant in our life. But what about bent glass? Many may think they don’t see it nearly as often, but what they don’t realize is that it is quite prevalent… Read more »