How Much Does a Glass Splashback Cost?

Do you want a kitchen area that’s stylish? Then go glassy! Glass splashbacks are elegant, modern and fit any home. However, just how much do glass splashbacks cost-both to have them provided and set up? Let’s take a better look at some useful things to consider, in addition to cost.

For a ballpark concept, you can anticipate having to pay:

  • R1490 for a pre-cut glass splashback 700mm x 745mm x 6mm, utilizing high quality strengthened glass and colour-matched
  • It costs between R4500 and R6000 per square metre (supply only) for a 6mm thick toughened glass splashback, depending upon the cutouts needed.
 
 
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Installing a glass splashback

Glass is heavy and uncomfortable, so expert setup is suggested. Your splashback installer is most likely to be a glazier. When it comes time to get quotes, make certain to ask what’s included in the cost. Bear in mind, too, that the cost depends upon the kind of glass you pick. You can select strengthened shatterproof glass that utilizes low-iron Starphire glass. This glass has no color tint. The iron material in routine clear glass splashbacks makes them appear green in colour, and can consequently alter the look of your splashback if you choose to paint it.

A lot of installers will wish to visit your house prior to supplying a quote. This will allow them to properly determine the area and make arrangements to eliminate power points and other components in the cooking area.

Who can set up a glass splashback?

Licensing ensures your tradie has the best training, credentials, and experience. Employ somebody unlicensed and you might get bad craftsmanship or even worse.

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What impacts the cost of a glass splashback?

When you begin buying your glass splashback, you’ll discover the following 3 elements will figure out the last cost: The kind of glass or glazing you pick The size of your splashback The variety of things eliminated needed for things like powerpoints and cooking area cabinets 

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How much does a glass splashback cost?

The most affordable glass splashback is a pre-cut one, which is offered in particular sizes. These can be purchased from merchants like Bunnings, and are developed to fit behind 600 mm or 1000 mm cooktops. You would undoubtedly just select this alternative if you ensured the measurements of your kitchen area, specifically the height, and the width. Anticipate having to pay in the area of

  • R149 for a pre-cut glass splashback 700mm x 745mm x 6mm, utilizing high quality strengthened glass and colour-matched

A greater quality, made-to-measure glass splashback will cost far more. On the high-end of the scale, 6mm thick toughened glass splashbacks can cost between R4500 and R6000 per square metre (supply only) for a 6mm thick toughened glass splashback, depending upon the cutouts needed. At this price, it will have an exceptional surface and can make a stunning kitchen area look magnificent. You will also have many more colours to select from than with a tiled variation. In truth, selecting a colour might be the hardest choice you make, because you can usually select from a colour chart. Keep in mind, the more you eliminate, the more you can expect to pay.

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Hiring a splashback installer

Put in the time to ask your kitchen installer or glazier all the ideal questions prior to hiring them. You wish to ensure they are the best for your task. Concerns like: Are you certified?

  • Are you guaranteed to operate in my house?
  • What length of time will my task take?
  • Can you offer a composed quote?
  • Do you have any referrals I can follow up on?
  • Can I see examples of your work?

Getting quotes for your glass splashback

All set to start? By getting quotes from regional kitchen area splashback installers, you can get an idea of the cost of your task. Make certain you define the size needed, your budget plan, and when you require the task done. If you are refurbishing your kitchen area, you will also need to think about timing the installation of your splashback with all the other trades. A splashback typically enters right at the end.

 

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