Themed restaurants are often very popular. If you plan on opening a themed restaurant in the near future, you want to be sure that it is as authentic as it can be. A great way to give the restaurant an authentic look is to have elements of the building custom made in correlation with the times of the theme. A great example is to have restoration glass used to create the windows that are used in a restaurant that has a 18th-century theme. The guide below walks you through a few things you need to know about having custom windows created out of restoration glass:
Each Window Is Created from Mouth-Blown Glass
Restoration glass is glass that has a similar look to that of the glass that was created in the 18th century. The glass looks as though it has ripples in it and creates a distorted look when someone views something through the glass. Each piece of glass must be mouth-blown to create the authentic look you want created.
The Size of the Windows Needs to Be Known Before the Glass Is Blown
Before the glass windows can be blown, you must decide how large or small you want the pieces of glass to be. In order to be sure that the glass can be as strong as possible, it is best to have multiple panes of restoration glass placed into a window frame. The panes will be smaller in size, which will give them less surface area to be damaged or cracked.
Multiple Options of Restoration Glass Are Available
When choosing the restoration glass, you want used to create the windows for your restaurant, there are many options available. You need to choose if you want the glass to be very distorted or if you want it to be less distorted so that guests can easily see through it. If you want more distortion, you want to use full restoration glass. If you want it to be less distorted, you want to use light restoration glass.
Have the windows created and installed by professionals. They will know how to properly mount the glass in the frame so that it does not break easily. They will also be able to install the windows properly so that they are secure. It takes time for the restoration glass to be created so it is best to have it made as soon as you can so that it is ready by the time you need to have the windows installed.
Contact a company like Allied Glass & Mirror for more information and assistance.