22 June 2015
If you are looking for a way to make your home and furnishings stand out, then a custom etched glass element may be just what you are looking for. You might be surprised to learn that an etched glass design of your choosing can be created on any glass surface in your home. Here are six different decorating ideas you can use to improve the look of your home with custom etched glass:
16 June 2015
If your home is like many, you might still have a traditional shower that requires the use of a shower curtain. Times are changing, however, and glass showers are becoming increasingly popular. This isn't without a reason, however. Glass showers can be a great option for many reasons, so it might be time to think about making this improvement to your home. These are a few reasons why you should consider talking to a residential glass installation and replacement company about installing a glass shower in your home.
16 June 2015
The sweltering summer heat can cost you more in air conditioning, as well as cause other sorts of problems. This is because harmful UV rays penetrate ordinary glass easily, and can cause untold damage to your home interior while making the home disturbingly hot. Installing window tinting can be an inexpensive, yet effective way to protect your home from the summer heat, as well as adding elegance and distinction to your windows.
14 June 2015
It's not unusual to have your own version of a fantasy window. Maybe your ideal window looks out over a rolling sea or sits up high in a stone turret. For some lucky people, their glass fantasies have come true. There are 3 unusual types of windows that are being perfected for home or business uses. 1. The Wall O' Windows If you've ever spent time relaxing in a tidy glass greenhouse you know how enjoyable the experience is, and you realize how smart and invigorating walls of glass are to the eye and the spirit.
12 June 2015
If you have recently had your car's windshield replaced, you are probably happy that you don't have to deal with the cracks or chips anymore. You probably also want to ensure that you take good care of your new windshield so that it will stay in excellent condition for a long time to come. Luckily, new windshields are relatively easy to take care of, so follow these tips if you want to keep yours looking fantastic.
10 June 2015
Changing out all of the windows in your home is a great way to make your home more secure, valuable, and even more comfortable. Both electrochromic and sound blocking windows are great choices if you want your home to be as comfortable as possible. Electrochromic An electrochromic window is made with a type of glass that darkens as an electrical current is applied to it. This allows you to use a switch to either darken the windows a little bit to increase privacy without spoiling your view, or darken the glass completely to block out the majority of the light.
8 June 2015
Replacing the windows throughout your home is a great way to cut down on the amount of cleaning that you have to do in order to keep your home looking nice. This is because there are window options available that can make your home easier to clean, such as windows with enclosed blinds and double-hung windows. Windows With Enclosed Blinds One easy way to reduce your cleaning workload is to replace your current windows with ones that consist of a set of blinds enclosed within two panes of glass.
27 January 2014
Last year, I bought a house in an older subdivision. While I fell in love with the uniqueness of having an older house, I was less than thrilled about the downright ugly bathroom that came with the house. There is only one bathroom in the house and it was decorated by the original owner in blue and pink tiles. The bathtub had a later addition of set of 1980s era glass shower doors.