Glaze makes reference to the substances used to coat cabinetry that produce enhancements in door detail, wood color and tone.

The addition of glaze finish treatments as an added finishing step has revolutionized the cabinet industry, bringing home fashion to the forefront of consumers' minds. Glazes actually enhance and improve the beauty of the wood and the base finish color. Glaze treatments and techniques can vary from heavy to light. Lighter treatments lend themselves to a more subtle appearance.

Glaze, also refers to a coating of glass applied to a porous body to seal it against the penetration of liquids. Glazes are made by fusing silica and alumina, after a flux has been added to the silica to decrease its melting point.

Ref: 122400/2006-09-22

Other Database Pages Exist for this Phrase:
Single-glazed with clear glass  (Single-glazed with clear glass allows the highest ...)
Finish (Finish refers to the specifically shaped ...)
Firing (Firing  denotes a step during the manufacture of ...)
Porcelain  (Porcelain refers to a  white ceramic ware that ...)
Opacifier  (Opacifier is defined as a  material  added to a ...)

List of books: Glaze

Related Articles

Firing ■■■■■■
Firing: Firing denotes a step during the manufacture of ceramic tile using a kiln or furnace to develop . . . Read More
Clay ■■■■
Clay: Clay is characterized as: ; ; 1) Fine-grained earth materials  formed by the decomposition of . . . Read More
Earthenware ■■■■
Earthenware: Earthenware is referred to as a clay body which is fired to relatively low temperatures . . . Read More
Enamels ■■■■
The term Enamels (Enamel) may refer to one of the following descriptions:;  ; a translucent . . . Read More
China ■■■■
China: China is characterized as 1) A porcelain clay body, with up to one percent absorption, usually . . . Read More
Celadon ■■■■
Celadon - Glossary: Celadon pertains to a high firing glaze of Chinese origin which is characterised . . . Read More
Finish ■■■■
Finish: Finish refers to the specifically shaped formation of glass surrounding the container opening . . . Read More
Aluminum paint ■■■■
Aluminum paint - Glossary: Aluminum paint refers to a paint, usually solvent-based, that contains aluminum . . . Read More
Vitrification ■■■■
Vitrification - Glossary: Vitrification is described as the process by which silica is converted to glass . . . Read More
Electroplating ■■■■
Electroplating: Electroplating revolves around the process of covering a base metal with a thin film . . . Read More

Other Related Pages