Blues in the Bath and Beyond

PPG Oceans Of Color Collection: Pacifica, Atlantica, Azuria, and SolarBlue

  This week, we've been sharing some possibilities using tinted glass.  The color is created by manipulating the minerals in the "recipe" of the float glass at the molten stage. This allows for a consistant, uniform color throughout the body of the glass. Bronze, Grays, and now a range … [Read more...]

Going Gray

Gray Grey Float Glass for interior applications

On Monday, we explained a little about tinted float glass and the opportunities for using Bronze Tinted Glass in bathroom environments. But Bronze isn't the only tint color float glass comes in,...there's also Gray glass! Sometimes called "smoke" glass or even "black" glass, it is a glass with a … [Read more...]

Bronze in the Bath

Dreamwalls Tinted Glass Tempered Shower Glass

Bronze tinted glass is created during the float glass manufacturing process. It's not a coating, film, or paint; it is created by manipulating the recipe of the actual glass batch itself in the molten stage of production. The float glass manufacturers only make it during specific "runs" so it is a … [Read more...]

GANA mirror documents

GANA Video - How Mirrors are Made

Having a glass industry source that you can trust for standards and information is a huge help when specifying glass and mirror. The Glass Association of North America (GANA) is that source. With membership comprised of companies affiliated with the glass industry in every facet, they work … [Read more...]

Something Old for Something New

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Dreamwalls Antique Mirror is a wonderful tool in hospitality environments. Antique mirror doesn't have to mean traditional or stuffy. It adds character and softeness. The reflection of the subtly distressed mirror creates excitement and intimacy, while opening up up the space visually. Hotels, … [Read more...]

Etched Mirror Backsplashes

Modern kitchen

Etched glass mirror is a practical alternative to the look of stainless steel in the kitchen when used as a backsplash. Created by taking  high-quality acid-etched glass that has a durable, glare-absorbing permanent etched finish; and taking it through a mirror-making process so that it has the glow … [Read more...]

A Bit of Black and Brilliance

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One of the newest trends I'm really loving lately features a bit of black and the brilliance of glass. With a historic / industrial bit of chic, these iron and steel-inspired windows, doors, and shower enclosures make a stunning statement. I've always believed every room needs an accent of black to … [Read more...]

May Your Days Be Merry & Bright

Happy Holidays wish from Dreamwalls Glass and Gardner Glass Products, Inc.

Before we take a little time off for the year end formalities and some vacation, we at Gardner Glass Products and the Dreamwalls family of brands want to wish you a very happy holiday. We'll be back on December 30th, with a refreshed sense of energy with which to tackle the new year. Thank you for … [Read more...]

The Tops of 2013

Gardner Glass Products

We are powered by Gardner Glass Products; A company that makes a wide variety of mirrors, backpainted glass, and other fabricated glass products for things like bath enclosures, retail spaces, office furniture, and much more. We sell our products to dealer/installers, specialty glass distributors, … [Read more...]

Great Mirror Gifts To Give & Get

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Who doesn't love receiving a gift that sparkles? Diamonds aren't the only things that can do that, you know. Mirror is the more affordable alternative for those of us who want to add sparkle and beauty to the Christmas season. Below are a few gift ideas for Mom, Sister, Hostess, Friend, and others … [Read more...]