Glass for work surfaces is toughened to increase durability and is heat, acid and water resistant and is very hygenic. Ideal for kitchen worksurfaces, around the sink or for focal-point breakfast bars. Glass is best used with contempoary schemes. As it is a very reflective surface it is also useful as a feature worktop in small kitchens to increase the feeling of space. Glass has also gained in popularity as a very effective, practical and attractive splashback feauture.