Shower Terms – Defined

The glass shower industry, like all industries, has its own terminology. Below is a short list of some of the glass shower terms a designer should know if they're designing a bath featuring a glass shower enclosure. Annealed glass: regular float glass. It is glass that has NOT been heat-treated. By … [Read more...]

The Top 10 Blog Posts of 2015

It's the time of year when we all look back and review our year. At Gardner Glass Products, it is also the time when we plan for the coming year and formulate ideas for future blog posts that will interest our readers and help with their real-world dilemmas. During this analysis, we always feel it's … [Read more...]

7 Shower Upgrades To Consider

  A frameless glass bath enclosure is the centerpiece of any well-appointed master bathroom suite. But with so many possibilities, it's hard to decide what features to include, and which ones are just a fad. Below are 7 time-tested upgrades that are well worth the additional time and … [Read more...]

Keys For Break Room Success

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...]

A Valuable Kitchen Design

Today, we're looking at some good basics to consider when designing or remodeling a kitchen. These simple ideas will make your kitchen more functional, and will stretch your budget a little bit more. Drawers or pull out shelves in nearly all bottom cabinets. They're good for multiple … [Read more...]

6 Social Media Tips

Gardner Glass Products has had the Dreamwalls Glass brand on a variety of social media  since 2009.  Which doesn't sound that long compared to other companies, but for our industry is pioneer-level. Over the past 6 years, some platforms have come and gone. We've seen companies jump in to social … [Read more...]

7 Simply Ways To Better Business Cards

Your business card is often the very first example potential clients see of just how good an interior designer you are. A business card is a simple exercise in space planning on a 3-1/2 x 2 inch space. So putting some solid thought into it is key, and probably says much more about you and your … [Read more...]

There’s Always Room At the Table for Glass

One of the real advantages of a glass table top is that you can have it made to whatever size and shape you need. A wide array of shapes, edgeworks, colors, and sizes are all at your fingertips. But what size table do you really need? Here are a few general rules for your space planning before you … [Read more...]

Glass: A Sign of the Times

Signage is literally all around us. It is used to help us find our way, to identify and inform. Increasingly, signage is an integral part of interior designs,...so it is required to be clear, convey information, and still be beautiful. It is important to determine the use of the sign before … [Read more...]

The Succulent Colors of 2015

The new colors of 2015 have been announced by the various paint companies and color specification books. Each one is beautiful in their own right, but I we always like to gather them together to see how they work with one another. After all, if home and fashion accessories are going to be focused … [Read more...]