Drink coasters are little mats placed under a glass or mug to protect the surface underneath from heat marks or liquid stains. The coaster comes in a lot of different shapes and materials. Additionally, the dimension is a little larger than the bottom surface of a mug. They also have the additional advantage of reducing noise from mugs and glasses as they’re put down.
The drink coasters in glass are usually made using a high-quality tempered glass that is readily able to stand up to the warmth of hot drinks like tea and coffee. Most of these coasters have four small feet that help lift the glass above the surface of the table or desk to prevent heat damage.
The coasters in stainless steel are fantastic for promotional giveaways or corporate gifts because of the simplicity in engraving with a special message. For ease in picking up the coasters, they are generally made with a small lip in place, while a rubber backing makes sure the coasters remain in place and don’t slide around.
Bonded leather coasters are a very low-cost solution to advertise your company. This sort of coasters is frequently used by food and drink manufacturers, catering services and culinary schools for this purpose. Bonded leather is easy to mark with a message or logo. Additionally, the material makes it naturally resistant to water and slipping.
The liquid filled coasters are one of the most popular and eye-catching and have a very unique and fashionable finish. These coasters are filled with a non-toxic liquid in many different colors, and provide a quite novel piece to place on a bar or kitchen counter. The unique mark is added to the coaster using the most recent screen printing technologies.
The ceramic coasters are made out of clay and either professional or amateur made, which is terrific for those interested in pottery. This type of coaster is great for outdoor or indoor use, but extra care should be taken because this substance is quite breakable.