- Lustrolite has a mirror reflection high gloss finish/
- Installs 3–6x faster than tiles
- Fits straight over new or existing wall finishes, including tiles
- Can be cut and drilled with normal power tools (circular saws, jigsaws, electric planer etc.)
- High scratch resistance and easy to clean due to durable hard coating
- 25x the impact strength of glass, yet only half the weight
- Economical shipping, storage and installation
- Impervious to moisture, and large, hygienic panel sizes eliminate the need for grout
Frequently asked Questions
What is Lustrolite?
Lustrolite is an award winning high gloss acrylic wall panel which is mainly used for bath and shower walls and kitchen backsplashes.
Lustrolite is a replacement to tiles and looks like back painted glass. With a special hard coated top layer for extra scratch and chemical resistance, clenaing and maintaining your panels is nearly effortless.
Lustrolite is currently available in a range of 7 stunning colors. Custom colors and sizes are available with a minimum order quantity of 200 sheets.
What types of applications is Lustrolite Used for?
Lustrolite is designed for use on any indoor vertical surface in a residential or commercial environment. It is ideal for bath surrounds and shower wall applications, kitchen and bathroom backsplashes and cabinet doors.
Please note - Lustrolite cannot be used behind gas cooktops and must be a minimum of 2" away from ceramic, electric or induction cooktops.
How does Lustrolite compare to glass?
Lustrolite has 20x the impact strength than glass, yet is only half the weight.
This makes Lustrolite economical to ship, store and handle during installation. Lustrolite can also be cut, drilled and fabricated on-site with standard wood working tools.
Better still, Lustrolite is more cost effective than glass, and when compared to tiles, there is no need for grouting and takes about a third of the time to install.
Does Lustrolite have a warranty?
The Lustrolite warranty covers faulty materials for a period of 10 years from the date of sale by Abacus Manufacturing Group subject to the terms and conditions and exclusions contained within the entire warranty document.
How thick is the Lustrolite panel?
Lustrolite is 5/32 inches (4 mm) thick.
How hygenic is Lustrolite?
Lustrolite is extremely hygienic and it's non-stick surface will not harbor the build up of mold, bacteria, soap or calcium. Due to the large size of the panels grout usage is eliminated.
How scratch resistant is Lustrolite?
Lustrolite is technically rated to a surface hardness of 6H (pencil hardness).
A durable hard coating on the outer surface provides high scratch and chemical resistance and affords effortless cleaning.
Lustrolite will not scratch, crack, warp, stain or discolor from normal residential use.
How is Lustrolite Cleaned?
Lustrolite is easy to clean using warm soapy water and a micro fiber cloth, chamois, or squeegee.
Lustrolite has a protective coating making it more resistant to low level scratches.
Can you backlight Lustrolite?
Lustrolite is opaque thus no light is transmitted through the rear color layer. However it can be effectively side or top lit.
What Panel sizes is Lustrolite available in?
Lustrolite is available in four convenient panel sizes that are 4mm thick:
How do I edge the Lustrolite panels?
Option 1: Edges can be sanded and polished, and joints sealed with neutral cure silicone (after leaving a 3 - 4mm gap between all joints).
Option 2: Edges can be fitted with available aluminium or PVC coloured edge profiles.