When choosing glass for your home you may not be aware that some factors are governed by building regulations and therefore out of your control. Let’s look at some of the Glass regulations that apply to your home.
Without getting too technical, there are Australian Standards and Building Regulations for glass within a building. All new homes or new renovations need to comply with these regulations. For example, as a general guide, you must use Grade A Safety Glass in:
Your glass choice will also be influenced by:
To check what glass regulations are applicable to your new home or renovation, speak with a Jason Windows team member today or visit our Welshpool or Bunbury Showroom.
Peter denBoer, President – Glass and Window Association of WA, has worked in the Australian glass industry for over 34 years and is well respected for his experience and knowledge within the industry. Peter has been the President of the Glass and Window Association of WA since 2014 and has been a board member of the Australian Glass and Glazing Association since 2015.