Springtime Home Improvements Call for Designer Glass Blocks from Pittsburgh Corning

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The beginning of spring means homeowners are looking to do a little spring cleaning, or decorating, after the dreariness of winter. Add a personalized touch to any home with Pittsburgh Corning Art Glass Blocks and Murals.

Island Palms Mural

“The beauty of these products is that you can live with them every day,” said Mary Lynn Bruce, Marketing Manager, Pittsburgh Corning. “They are works of art that are durable and can add to the mood of your space while also providing security and privacy."

The change in season has many homeowners thinking about making some home improvements, according to glass block manufacturer, Pittsburgh Corning. With Pittsburgh Corning’s Glass Blocks, creating art in a home is easy. Pittsburgh Corning Art Glass Blocks and Murals add that personalized touch that turns a house into a home. Adding art to glass block windows brings a personalized touch to a space while also providing security and privacy to a home.

“The beauty of these products is that you can live with them every day,” said Mary Lynn Bruce, Marketing Manager for Pittsburgh Corning. “They are works of art that are durable and can add to the mood of your space while also providing security and privacy.”

Pittsburgh Corning’s art glass blocks are individual glass blocks that can be placed within a wall to create any pattern or design. Design fans looking to add a mural to their décor can choose any one of Pittsburgh Corning’s 17 different glass block mural designs. Loved for their beautiful focal point ability, glass block murals come as individual blocks and require simple assembly.

Each block is hand-decorated by glass artisans with vibrant colored glass. The finished art is then fired onto the face and the color becomes part of the glass block. The color is fused to one side of the glass block, and visible from the reverse side with subtle distortions from the DECORA® pattern. These colorful glass blocks can be mixed with other glass block patterns to form a wall panel of great beauty with the ambience of glass art. The color will not fade over time, but will retain its beauty indefinitely.

Glass blocks can be used in windows in any room of the house. They can also be used in interior walls to let light between spaces while providing privacy. Showers are also popular places to use glass block in a home and can be customized with a designer shower kit portraying whimsical art block designs.

For more information about glass blocks visit http://pittsburghcorning.com/products/art-glass-blocks.aspx

About Pittsburgh Corning Corporation
Located in suburban Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Corning is the leading manufacturer of applied glass technology and systems for construction materials. Since 1937, Pittsburgh Corning has been on the forefront of innovative architectural glass block systems designing products that stand the test of time. As a leader in glass technology, Pittsburgh Corning provides glass blocks, high performance systems, cellular glass insulation, high performance windows, and designer shower kits for commercial, institutional, government and residential building applications.

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