Aquatic Technology Pool & Spa

Glass Tile Pools

Glass Tile Pools

There's much to be said about the importance of purchasing good materials and paying for proper installation. Improper installation of glass tile in your pool or inferior quality of the glass can lead to problems over time.

Glass Tile Mosaics - Tessellated Stress

Glass-Tile Dynamics

Beautiful glass tile can be the crowning touch for a great watershape or pool. But if the budget's not really there you should avoid the urge to cut corners with materials or installation to make it work: You'll only disappoint your client -- and hurt your bottom line.

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Glass Tile Mosaics - Tessellated Stress

Tessellated stresses and microstresses (cracking & stress fissures) within glass tile mosaics that contain recycled glass as a portion of it's formulation, are problems that many tile mosaic manufacturers simply do not understand. Most are not even willing to subject their tiles to any thermal shock performance testing. They bury their heads into the sand hoping that the problem will go away. It won't. And I won't!.

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Aquatic Art

  • Custom Pool or Aquatic Art?

    How to differentiate between the "custom," "high-end" and "luxury" pools others devise and the "architectural pools" or, better yet, the "aquatic art" I strive to create.

  • What is a Designer?

    A talented designer will be the one who makes everything work together and every detail of a project seem as though it belongs.

About Paolo Benedetti

Paolo Benedetti