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The Right Glass Clearly Matters

Glass choices

Believe it or not, choosing the right picture frame glass for your framing project can have just as much of a "wow" factor as the choice of a frame and mat. Whether it's to simply protect a print from harmful elements in the air, reduce reflection because of an adjacent window, or to protect artwork/memorabilia from the harmful rays of the sun, the Hall of Frames has just the right glazing solution for you. Read below to learn more about our 8 different glazing options.

Regular Clear Glass

UV protection

45% UV Protection

Reflection

8% Reflection

Regular Clear picture framing glass is a general purpose form of glazing and is recommended for picture framing when there are no concerns about conservation, fading or glare.
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Regular Non-Glare Glass

UV protection

45% UV Protection

Scattered reflection

8% Scattered Reflection

Regular Non-Glare picture framing glass enhances the beauty of artwork with an etched matte-like finish that scatters light to minimize unwanted glare. Non-glare glass is recommended for picture framing when there are no concerns about conservation or fading.
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Conservation Clear Glass

UV protection plus

99% UV Protection

Reflection

8% Reflection

Conservation Clear picture framing glass offers the highest level of UV protection available. Over time exposure to indoor and outdoor UV light rays can contribute to fading and deterioration of art, photographs and other important personal keepsakes. Conservation Clear glass effectively blocks up to 99% of UV light rays to protect against fading and help keep framed pieces brighter, longer.
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Conservation Non-Glare Glass

UV protection plus

99% UV Protection

Scattered reflection

8% Scattered Reflection

Conservation Non-Glare picture framing glass enhances the beauty of artwork with a matte-like finish that scatters light to minimize unwanted glare. Additionally, it effectively blocks up to 99% of UV light rays to help protect art, photographs and other important personal keepsakes from fading and deterioration caused by harmful UV light rays.
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Museum Glass

UV protection plus

99% UV Protection

Reflection

Less than 1% Reflection

Anti-reflection

Ultimate Anti-Reflection

Museum picture framing glass is a nearly invisible anti-reflective glass with conservation grade UV Protection. This is the best glazing option available for art, photographs and other important personal keepsakes. Along with its nearly invisible finish, it effectively blocks up to 99% of harmful indoor and outdoor UV light rays so framed pieces remain clearer and brighter for longer.
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Acrylic Clear Glass

UV protection

66% UV Protection

Reflection

8% Reflection

Acrylic Clear picture frame glass is a general purpose glazing, used as a substitute for regular clear glass. Clear acrylic glass is used typically because of size, weight, or breakage concerns.
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Acrylic Non-Glare Glass

UV protection

66% UV Protection

Scattered reflection

8% Scattered Reflection

Acrylic Non-Glare picture frame glass enhances the beauty of artwork with an etched matte-like finish that scatters light to minimize unwanted glare. Non-Glare acrylic glass is recommended when you are looking for an anti-reflective glazing finish that can be used as a substitute for non-glare glass when there is size, weight, or breakage concerns.
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Acrylic UV-Protective Clear Glass

UV protection plus

98% UV Protection

Scattered reflection

8% Scattered Reflection

Acrylic UV3 Protective Clear glass protects works of art from the harmful effects of indoor and outdoor UV light rays. Over time, the ultraviolet rays in everyday indoor and outdoor light take a toll on artwork. Paper can become faded, discolored and brittle, causing irreversible damage that ruins the works of art.

UV3 Protective Clear Acrylic glass with 98% UV protection helps protect art from fading by blocking harmful indoor and outdoor light rays, preserving art for years longer than regular acrylic.
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