Installation Techniques Designed to Prolong the Life of Flat Glass Mirrors - Downloadable Out of Stock
Important installation recommendations for flat glass mirrors
The reflective surface of a mirror is a thin film of pure metallic silver. Although well protected by paint, the silver film remains vulnerable to corrosion if exposed to chemicals or excessive moisture. This document provides some important installation recommendations. Strict adherence to these do's and don'ts will help protect the silver from corrosion and prolong the life of the mirror.
The Technical Services Division of the National Glass Association (NGA) has produced this Glass Technical Paper solely for informational purposes. This Paper was developed by dedicated member volunteers and subject matter experts. This document was published in August 2011. All purchases will be electronically accessed or delivered.