To Thine Own Self Be True

Modern Kitchen design by New York Architect Chelsea Atelier Architect, PC Houzz built an idea book over a year ago that has stuck with me. In it, Beth Dotolo, a designer from Seattle, Washington, showed some of the pros, cons, and maintenance of marble; specifically, lighter marble. Click here to … [Read more...]

Marble Glass – The Best of Both Worlds

Dreamwalls Marble Glass Table Top

Dreamwalls Marble Glass is a product that has the best of both worlds. It combines the simple practicality of glass with the natural beauty of stone and marble? Used as shower walls, back splashes, counter tops, and decorative wall elements, Dreamwalls Marble Glass can be used nearly anywhere … [Read more...]

Dreamwalls Table Toppers Are Tops

Dreamwalls True Black Backpainted Glass Table Topper

What is a table topper, you ask? It is a piece of glass - usually 1/4" (6mm) or 5/32" (4mm) thick that is placed on the existing top of a table, or some other piece of furniture like a dresser or credenza. Since it is completed supported by the solid piece of furniture, it may or may not need to be … [Read more...]

Glass Customization: PRINTING

Logo - direct print, then backpainted True White

[The following is part 3 on a in-depth look on the emerging trend in customization of glass products] [For part 1, in the series, - INTRO- click here. For part 2 - COLOR - click here. ] The printing industry has reached out to the glass industry in a big way. No longer do people have to settle for … [Read more...]

Monarch Table Inspiration

Charleston Forge Monarch Table

If you saw our booth at NeoCon, you've seen this beautiful table. In fact, you've seen two of them. We featured one with a Marble Glass 3/4" thick  top and the other with an antique mirror top. Both looked amazing. The gentle curves have an art deco vibe that recalls old Hollywood glamour. But what … [Read more...]

How-To Specify A Glass Table or Countertop

Backpainted White Glass Countertop with undermount sink. ©

So, you've got a project that needs a glass top. You're sold on the practicality of the piece. But the work isn't over. There are many different options and decisions you need to make when specifying a table top or countertop for your job. In this blog post, I'll walk you through some of the many … [Read more...]

Video that’s “The Tops”

This is a short, 2-minute video about the possibilities of using glass for tabletops and countertops. Whether it is back-painted, marble and stone pattern, acid etched, or even clear; glass is a very practical and easy-care surface for many different environments. Where can you envision a glass … [Read more...]

Before/After: Marble Glass

Ben's Tabletop

This dining set from Johnston Casuals was intended to feature a plain, clear glass table top when originally purchased. But with all the light neutrals already in the room, it threatened to wash out the room and make it boring. However, when the designer decided to change the clear glass to … [Read more...]

Dreamwalls Marble Glass Wins Crystal Achievement Award

Dreamwalls Marble Glass Countertop Verde Marinace

On September 8th, Glass Magazine announced its 2010 Crystal Achievement Award winners. Dreamwalls Marble Glass was declared "Most Innovative Decorative Glass Product" by a panel of judges representing all segments of the glass industry. The annual awards recognize the best products and glass … [Read more...]

Dreamwalls Marble Glass at NeoCon 2010

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After winning the Gold in the Best of at NeoCon 2009 - We are excited to bring Dreamwalls Marble Glass to NeoCon 2010. Dreamwalls Marble Glass combines the simple practicality of glass with the natural beauty of stone granite, and marble. It is available in more than 65 designs taken from … [Read more...]