Mirror Thanksgiving Tablescapes

Setting your Thanksgiving Table is so wonderful. There are so many different ways you can go with it,....elegant, rustic, bountiful or spare. Regardless of the style you choose, the addition of a mirror can help your tablescape feel more lush, light, and warm. Here are a few bloggers that have used … [Read more...]

Low-Iron High-Definition Mirror

"Dreamwalls High-Definition Mirror" is what we call our low-iron mirror products. These mirrors offer brighter reflections, truer colors, and sharper focus than ordinary mirrors. Ordinary mirrors (of which we make many every day) are made with high-quality glass known as "mirror quality". It … [Read more...]

Copper-Free Mirrors Offer Options Against Corrosion

On Monday, we talked about how a typical silvered glass mirror is created. And the majority of mirrors made in the United States are manufactured using those general methods. However, there are variations on traditional mirrors that Gardner Glass Products also creates in addition....and one of those … [Read more...]

How A Mirror Is Made

Most mirrors made in the US are created the same basic way. First, a highly quality piece of "mirror quality" float glass is cleaned, then an adhesion promoter is sprayed on closely followed by an even layer of silver, then an additional metal layer - in most cases copper, and then followed by a … [Read more...]

The View From The Top

Table toppers are thin (usually 1/4-inch or 6mm thick) pieces of glass that are overlays for existing tables. They can be made out of just about any type of glass: clear glass, mirrors or backpainted glass. When mirrors, specifically, are used as table toppers, they increase the amount of light that … [Read more...]

Trendspotting: The Jewelry Box Must Haves

The 2015 Fall High Point Market wrapped up last week, and there were a few big pieces that were the "must have" of every showroom.  Yes, there were still some bars. Yes, there were still statement credenzas. However, these three trend-driven pieces were influenced by the "jewel-box" style of small … [Read more...]

Dreamwalls Glass In A Variety Of Residential

Since we've been showing the handiwork of Anchor Ventana on Monday and Wednesday of this week, why not continue with a few more projects? And why not point out how they do so much with glass other than "just" mirrors and backsplashes utilizing Dreamwalls glass products.... This awesome closet … [Read more...]

Southern Style Antique Mirror

This amazing bathroom was created as a 2013 Southern Living Showcase Home in Austin, TX. This is the first time two builders, Henley Custom Homes and Silverton Custom Homes , have partnered to design and create a beautiful home that is full of  a gracious, sophisticated farmhouse style.  According … [Read more...]

A Sultry Beauty

Our antique mirror is huge right now. Literally and figuratively. We can do incredibly large sizes – up to 84 x 130 inches – which means you can use antique mirror effects for wall designs with fewer seams and less waste. What's more, Gardner Glass Products, Inc. is able to make it in a production … [Read more...]

Antique Mirror In Hotels, Bars, Lounges and Restaurants

Antique mirrors are a wonderful tool in hospitality environments. The reflection of mirror creates excitement and intimacy, while opening up up the space visually. Hotels, restaurants, bars, and bistros can all benefit from the instant mood an antique mirror's patina can provide. Antique mirror … [Read more...]