This Hillside Home Brings The Outdoors In With Bistro Green Recycled Glass Surfaces

Posted by Steven Schrenk on Aug 3, 2017 9:43:14 PM


Tucked away in Westchester County, New York, is a modern architectural gem with long fluid lines and sharp edges, emerging from the natural bluestone and grasses of its surrounding landscape. It’s a hillside home of contrasts, inside and out, where rough rock meets glossy glass and rooms are flooded with light funneled through a giant glass cube called The Pavillion. 

Keywords: Bistro Green, eco-friendly countertops, Bartops, Nature-Inspired Kitchen

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This Classroom Teaches Sustainability Right at the Counter

Posted by Steven Schrenk on Jul 20, 2017 9:00:00 AM



Farming, cooking and eating sustainably are all good things. But living sustainably can be more than just that. Knowing about the source of the food you consume; how it’s grown, raised, caught and prepared – that sort of connection is very important to some people.

Keywords: Environmental Impact, Glass House, sustainability, eco-friendly countertops

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Is Your Brand Committed To Green Initiatives? Here’s How Some Companies Are Putting A Focus On Sustainability

Posted by Vetrazzo on Feb 29, 2016 2:15:20 PM

Over the years Vetrazzo has enjoyed a successful track record of being featured in many commercial projects, due in large part to its immediate visual appeal but also in that it carries a specific message of being an environmentally friendly product produced in a socially responsible manner. Its versatility makes it suitable to a variety of design styles, especially within the educational, retail, institutional and hospitality sectors.

Keywords: Cobalt Skyy ®, Cubist Clear, Ruby Red, Charisma Blue with Patina, sustainability, Commercial projects, Interior design, eco-friendly countertops

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A Solid Choice: Choosing the Right Material for Commercial and Outdoor Applications

Posted by Vetrazzo on Nov 16, 2015 12:00:31 PM

Though it might not be immediately apparent, the type of surface material you use is vital to the longevity (or lack thereof) of an outdoor area or commercial surface. You’re sure to notice it in just a few short years when you begin to see chipping, scratches, or fading. Quality surface materials should last much longer than that—and, let’s be honest, be more aesthetically appealing than some of the industrial grade surfaces on the market. When it comes to choosing the right surface for a commercial application or outdoor setting, consider all the factors that may affect its performance. Here are some things to keep in mind when purchasing a countertop material.

Keywords: eco-friendly countertops, recycled glass countertops

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Mindfully Made

Recycled Glass Countertops

Vetrazzo recycled glass surfaces were hatched in Berkeley, CA in 1996. With 16 of our colors boasting Cradle to Cradle Silver certification, our commitment to sustainability is more transparent than ever.

Truly a great American innovation, Vetrazzo is the original recycled glass surface proudly made in America.

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