Commercial and Residential Glass Installer and Manufacturer Resource

Glass Fabrication Capabilities Your Glass Vendor Should Provide

Nov 30, 2022 12:13:00 PM / by Greg Martell

 

Here are five glass fabrication capabilities to look for when vetting a glass vendor: 

  1. Working small
  2. Advanced mitering/edging
  3. Water jet capabilities 
  4. V-grooving
  5. CNC grinding

Glass is one of the most widely used materials in architectural design and décor. 

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A Glass Installer's Guide to Custom Shower Glass Panels

Nov 10, 2022 12:00:00 AM / by Greg Martell

The question of installing a shower versus a bath has been hotly contested over the years. While spa tubs were once all the rage, many home builders and designers see a trend toward removing the tub and installing a bigger shower. Today’s showers are larger, more luxurious, eco-conscious, and safer for older adults than ever before. 

Stunning new design options for 21st-century homes can include a Wi-Fi or cloud-based digital shower, wireless speakers, thermostatic trim plates, chromotherapy lighting, and an incredible variety of luxurious shower heads.

Whether as part of a walk-in shower or a bathtub/ shower combination, the new affinity for showers offers a great opportunity to commercial installers, architects, and interior designers everywhere. But, before all of the fancy gadgets and modern technology can be considered, it’s crucial to start with dependable shower glass panels.

Here are some elements to consider regarding glass panels for shower enclosures.

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A Vendor’s Guide to Glass Tempering

Nov 7, 2022 12:00:00 AM / by Greg Martell


 

In this guide, we explore glass tempering and its many uses in commercial projects. We cover (click text to jump to section):

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Fire-Rated Glass: Fire-Protective Vs. Fire-Resistant Glass

Oct 31, 2022 8:45:00 AM / by Greg Martell

While often used in projects for functionality and appearance, glass is also a material that keeps your property and those inside safe. 

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Guide to Choosing the Perfect Commercial Mirrors

Oct 31, 2022 12:00:00 AM / by Greg Martell

Not every mirror will work in any space. The type of commercial mirror used depends on its intended use and placement. This guide walks you through what to consider as you choose commercial mirrors for your client’s next project.

In this guide, we discuss:  

 

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Consider the impact commercial mirrors make:

A salesperson heads out to a big pitch meeting. Wanting to look perfect, they stop and make last-minute adjustments in front of a large mirror on the hotel lobby wall. 

That same mirror provides a warm and welcoming ambiance for hotel guests as they enjoy a cup of coffee and catch up on the morning news.

Commercial mirrors improve a space with functionality and a touch of sophistication. Manufactured in various sizes, colors, and types of glass, mirrors are used in several applications -- from commercial bathrooms to offices. 

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