Mirror Masters: 4 Artists Using Mirrors

We admit, here at Gardner Glass Products, we're more than a little nerdy about artists who use mirrors in their work. We realize the potential of our product to create interesting commentary on the condition of self or vanity, to create lighting and infinity effects, and to juxtapose with other … [Read more...]

Desert X Offers Reflection of Our Selves

This past year, in the last of the winter moments of February and March, as the rest of us are thawing and ready for spring, there is a unique art festival happening in the desert of Southern California. 16 artists were invited, and several used reflective surfaces to showcase the natural beauty of … [Read more...]

Mirror Backsplashes Multiply Style

  There are various ways to use mirror backsplashes in kitchen and bath designs; antique, tiled, or crisp and clear,…mirror is a versatile element that can add light and visually expand spaces. I'm loving how designers are embracing more mirror in the kitchen to solve the challenges of … [Read more...]

9 Floating Vanities Using Mirrors

One of our favorite major bathroom trends we've noticed  using mirror is the use of mirror below countertops and vanities. This technique works well with the trend of "floating" vanities and fewer cabinets in spaces. Mirrors emphasize the illusion of the floating vanity and add light to a normally … [Read more...]

Dreamwalls Backsplash Customization

In the 10 years we've been making Dreamwalls Color Glass backpainted glass, we've created a LOT of backsplashes. As a backsplash surface, backpainted glass just makes a lot of sense. It's easy to clean, it doesn't have a lot of seams or any grout to keep clean, and it is sealed water-tight with … [Read more...]

4 Benefits of Glass Feature Walls

4 Key Benefits of A Glass Feature Wall: Branding Power - With Dreamwalls Glass' custom color capability, corporate colors can be matched perfectly and custom logos can be added to convey the brand and company mission loud and clear. Expressing Character - Glass can be fabricated and manipulated in … [Read more...]

6 Ways To Create A Glass Feature Wall

The term "feature wall," or "focal wall," has become part of our everyday conversation in the glass business. It is a wall installation in a commercial (or increasingly, residential) interior that draws the eye and engages the inhabitant of the space. It can be in the form of a water feature, a … [Read more...]

The NeoCon RoundUp

Here's the final installment of cool stuff from the floor of NeoCon 2017 (in no particular order) that we got to enjoy and get inspired by. By which we mean the stuff we've not already covered HERE, HERE, or HERE. It's not fair that not everyone gets to come and walk the halls like we do, so we're … [Read more...]

Designing For The Wherever-Worker

Lines are blurring. What is work and what is home are no longer clear delineations.  Hospitals look like multi-family,...multi-family looks like hotels, commercial offices look like lounges, and lounges are covered with connectivity. Work is work; wherever and whenever it occurs. Over at … [Read more...]

4 Keys To Making The Modern Lounge

One of the over-arching trends we saw repeatedly at NeoCon 2017 was the idea of 'the modern lounge' in workspaces. There are places for work, and places for privacy,...but the modern lounge is a multi-tasking, comfortable space that can have many possibilities. Here are 4 keys to creating a … [Read more...]