Focal Walls & Fireplaces With Mirror

Mirrors are often used to attract attention and naturally draw the eye to focal elements in the home to create visual space and light for an architectural element. In today's post, we're all about placing mirror around the fireplace surround; going up and around the fire surround and chase with … [Read more...]

5 Areas Other Than Kitchens for Back-painted Glass

When you talk about back-painted glass, the most common place that leaps to mind is the kitchen as a backsplash. But that's not the only place. While backpainted glass backsplashes stand up perfectly to the splashes and splatters of a kitchen environment, there are loads of other places that a … [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,…mirrors are 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...]

Design Notebook: Antique Mirror for Backsplashes

Antique Mirror can make a beautiful backsplash. Great for kitchen areas, serving buffets and wet bars, the durability of glass and the additional light added with the mirror, mixed with the added bonus of a subdued reflection creates a sophisticated tone in both traditional and modern environments. … [Read more...]

Marie’s Mirror Mechanism

Marie Antoinette had style. When her husband Louis XVI gave her Petit Trianon as her own personal haven, the young queen transformed the cubed mansion into a place of privacy and enjoyment. When in the castle, she was under constant scrutiny, but at her private mansion, no one visited without the … [Read more...]

How To: Install A Beautiful Glass Backsplash

Installing a Dreamwalls Color Glass back-painted glass backsplash is a relatively simple process. The measuring and templating of the glass pieces are the most important step to the backsplash installation,...and it's a process similar to that of custom stone countertops. A reputable glass installer … [Read more...]

Antique Mirror Made Modern

Antique mirrors are mirrors that look aged or distressed by years of use and exposure. Back 300 years ago in Italy, mirrors would deteriorate rapidly and often create this effect with the mirrors created in that time. While you still occasionally find a mirror that comes by this effect naturally … [Read more...]

White House Holiday Décor 2016

DC has been tumultuous as of late, but there's always a place to find joy in the wintertime. The White House decorating staff dazzles with wonderful decoration designs that are painstakingly installed by volunteers chosen from all over the U.S. and beyond. The theme for this year's decor was "The … [Read more...]

12 Holiday Décor Ideas with Mirrors

How many trees did you decorate this weekend? How many strings of lights did you untangle? Which holiday song is already stuck in your head (Oh Mariah...)? As you finish your holiday decorating in your house or others, remember that mirrors can be a big part of it. The added light and sparkle … [Read more...]

These Markerboards Are The ONE

When Carolinas ONE Medical Center came to us for some Dreamwalls Glass Markerboards, we were excited and they were excited. Previously, they were using traditional dry erase boards, taping them off with drafting tape, and using stickers printed off on a laser printer. It was a very labor intensive … [Read more...]