Dreamwalls At DesignDC

Booth #305 If you're in the Washington DC area and you're a member of the AIA chapter, be sure to come see us at the DesignDC Conference and Expo! Dreamwalls will at booth #305 and will be showcasing our glass markerboards. Dreamwalls Glass Markerboards are perfect for Healthcare, Office, … [Read more...]

Chicago Architecture We Love: The Gary Comer Youth Center

We were recently in Chicago for the 1st Chicago Architecture Biennial, where architecture was everywhere you turned throughout the city. However, one of our favorite Chicago buildings isn't one of the "biggies" that you think of with Chicago: The Merchandise Mart, The Willis Tower, Aqua, or even … [Read more...]

5 Cost-Saving Ways DW Markerboards Can Help in Educational Design

We're looking at educational interiors this week:  all the exciting beauty and thoughtfulness going into universities, community colleges, technical schools, and K-12 schools. Let's be honest, in the public sector, depending on the district, there may be a lot of money involved for the finishes, and … [Read more...]

4 Ways Glass Markerboards Make The Grade

According to Dodge Analytics: "Institutional building will advance 9%, picking up the pace after the 6% rise in 2015. The educational facilities category is seeing an increasing amount of K-12 school construction, supported by the passage of recent school construction bond measures." There’s a lot … [Read more...]

Antique Mirror is Back

Today we're looking at antique mirror backsplashes in the kitchen. The top demand of a smart kitchen is good lighting, and mirrors easily help illuminate the dark, under-cabinet areas that are where the food prep happen. But many people have reservations that regular mirror will be too "bright" or … [Read more...]

Beautify The Breakroom

Office break rooms aren't usually seen by visitors and guests. They are primarily for the employees, and are a great opportunity for morale-boosting. A beautiful space to fill your coffee mug, prepare a lunch, or just hang out and relax for a moment are keys to office productivity and workplace … [Read more...]

Markerboards on Your Mind

Glass markerboards have come a long way. Back five years ago, it was something so novel and new,...but now, go into any high end corporate environment, healthcare or place of higher education and you'll probably find the need for one. One of our favorite installations is from several years ago, … [Read more...]

Commercial Interior Trends (And How Glass Can Address Them)

The below is an excerpt from US Glass Magazine online. Written by our VP of Marketing, Mandy Marxen, this is an post to the glass industry and those designers that specify glass in their projects. Mandy writes a monthly blog as USGNN entitled "Interior Point of View."  Interior Office Design … [Read more...]

Effortless Breakrooms Use Glass

In workplace design, backpainted glass can be the star employee you choose to use for the best employee appreciation tool,...the breakroom. Break rooms need to be effortless; effortless to maintain, effortless to enhance, effortless to use. Few surfacing materials are as effortless as Dreamwalls … [Read more...]

Have Fun At Work

Breakrooms are a place to reset, relax, refresh and have pleasant interaction with your peers. We covered the necessities to a good breakroom design yesterday, but here are some "next step" elements to consider adding to your breakroom design area that will make it even more appreciated by your … [Read more...]