The key to our Essence series is its versatility and beauty. Essence is a high quality glass mosaic adaptable to virtually any contour, from tightly curved to long flowing surfaces. It is excellent for stripes, accents, customized mosaics or edge trim on steps. This tile is an excellent choice for all tile spas and pools.
The Essence series glass mosaic tile can be used for pools, spas, water features or interior surfaces. This glass mosaic tile has the same qualities as our porcelain tiles.
- Case quantity for this tile is 10 Sq Ft per Case. Each case
contains 10 sheets of tile.
This item is sold by the square foot only.
Case quantity is only listed as a reference.
Not all glass tile is suitable for pool applications.
Refer to Glass Tile Manufacturer’s Documentation. Recommended Applications ~ Test Results ~ Installation Instructions.
Glass tile installed in pools should be:
- Impervious - <.5 % water absorption
- Freeze thaw resistant
- Chemically resistant
- High breaking strength - >350 lbf
- Face mounted
- Mesh mounted
- Film Face mounted
Recommended by glass tile manufacturer and material manufacturer for use in submerged applications.
- Cementitious Waterproofing - tank waterproofing
- Mortar Bed 4:1 Sand to Cement - no lime (bag mix ok if proper ratio)
- Elastomeric Membrane - optional mortar bed waterproofing
- Modified Thin-set or Epoxy Setting Material
- Cementitious or Epoxy Grout
- Flexible Sealant