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...]

USGNN: Glass in the Corporate World

I write a monthly blog for the digital version of USGlass, USGNN. Entitled "Interior Point of View" it focuses on glass use for interiors, a growing segment of the float glass market and the part for which we at Gardner Glass Products fabricate our  Dreamwalls glass. I greatly enjoy expanding the … [Read more...]

Create a Love Culture With Glass

Valentine's Day always makes us recall this unique project. The hottest pink color that has ever gone through our plant was specified for a large Dreamwalls Color Glass retail design order several years ago.  H-O-T pink. It was for a  Love Culture store that needed "Mars Red" and a cheery hot pink … [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...]

Metallics Shine at NeoCon 2015

NeoCon 2015 was as dazzling as ever: A beautiful mix of materials, furniture and casegoods for commercial contract interiors. This entire week, we'll be covering the sights sounds and trends from last week's show in Chicago. Today we're going to focus on a new trend that was really emerging: … [Read more...]

What’s Next in Glass?

Last week I was in Las Vegas for the Glass Association of North America (GANA) Fall Conference. GANA is the glass industry association that creates informational bulletins and white papers for architects, professional glaziers, and end users of glass products of all kinds: tempered glass, insulated … [Read more...]

GANA in Paris

Earlier this week, Gardner Glass Products attended the Glass Association of North America (GANA) Annual Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada's Paris Hotel & Casino. While there is certainly lots to see and do there, we were in meeting rooms most of the time working on the goal of GANA: To provide the … [Read more...]

Being Stand Off-ish is Good

Glass and mirror hardware come in many different types and styles. Choosing the right type for the required performance is important, and can greatly enhance the beauty of your decorative glass designs like Dreamwalls Color Glass. Today, let's look at the basic nomenclature of some common styles of … [Read more...]

GANA GIBs Give Great Info

Following up further from my trip to the Glass Association of North America's (GANA) Fall Conference, I wanted to take a moment to share some really useful documents that were published and are available for download at glasswebsite.org (the official site of GANA). These documents can help answer … [Read more...]

The Future Of Glass and Tech

Last week I was in Toronto for the Glass Association of North America (GANA) Fall Conference. GANA is the glass industry association that creates informational bulletins and white papers for architects, professional glaziers, and end users of glass products of all kinds: tempered glass, insulated … [Read more...]