Trends Affecting School Interiors: 2016 & Beyond

School Construction Projects in the United States are rebounding after after all but stopping during the recession years. However, K-12 and higher education are differing within that rebound and design choices are being affected by those differences. Below we look at some of the ways that finishes … [Read more...]

GWU uses Dreamwalls Color Glass

George Washington University  is a private research university located in the Foggy Bottom neighborhood of Washington, D.C. This project, created in conjunction with Glass Distributors of Bladensburg, MD and Harmon Glass, was a massive project at the George Washington University campus involved … [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...]

Dreamwalls Glass Signage for Feature Wall at CFI

  We recently had the opportunity to work on a large signage project that acts as a branding and feature wall for Carolinas Fertility Institute in nearby Winston-Salem, NC.  What's more, it was a large project that began to really push the boundaries of our capabilities. And, like all … [Read more...]

Case Study: Rodgers Construction

We recently completed a glass wall for Rodgers Builders, a construction company with a history is almost as long as ours. Founded in 1963, they have locations in Charlotte, Raleigh and Greenville and have high-profile projects in Education, Healthcare, Senior Living and Mixed Use Commercial across … [Read more...]

US Glass Blog: Glass Is A Sign of The Times

The following is a excerpt from US Glass Magazine's blog by Gardner Glass Product's Mandy Marxen for October 2016. To see more of the post, go to "Interior Point of View" which specializes in topics on interior decorative glass.  Glass is a Sign of the Times By Mandy Marxen on Sep 30, … [Read more...]

Getaway Colorways: Bald Head Island, NC

Bald Head Island, is located off southeastern point of North Carolina, near Wilmington. Bald Head Island is only accessible by ferry from nearby Southport, which is also quite picturesque.The population of the village is around 150 residents.  The area is revered for its picturesque nature and is a … [Read more...]

A Custom Glass Backsplash Step-By-Step

At Dreamwalls, we see some unique projects that come through our plant from time to time. And every so often, a special project comes through that makes everyone in our organization stop and notice. This was one such project. It was a custom backpainted glass tile backsplash, with 5 different … [Read more...]

How To Install A 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...]

Boiserie Mirrors Get Modernized

"Boiserie" - is a french term often used to describe ornate and intricately carved wood paneling and moldings in interiors. The panels were not confined just to the walls of a room but were also used to decorate doors, frames, cupboards and shelves. Often mirrors or pictures are set into the … [Read more...]