A Small Town Reflection on Mirrors’ Past

The following is an excerpt from USGlass Magazine's online community, USGNN. It features a monthly blog from our VP of Marketing, Mandy Marxen, entitled "Interior Point of View." This month she looks back at the history of her company, and the role of mirrors in interiors. Our company is … [Read more...]

Dreamwalls Table Toppers Are Tops

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...]

Happy New Year 2016!

  The year 2015 was an interesting one.  The glass market rebounded well, as did the rest of the economy; but with that success comes other challenges such as tightened raw material supplies, quick personnel growth and stabilizing the right product mix when volume increases. We are so … [Read more...]

Four Faves of ’15

At Gardner Glass Products, our Dreamwalls family of products is all about breaking away from boring glass. Fabrication is centered around a core of color matching and detail work that achieves beautiful results for interiors. When we think back on the year 2015, there are lots of great projects that … [Read more...]

12 Ways Of Mirrors

How many trees did you decorate so far this month? How many strings of lights have you untangled? Which holiday song is forever stuck in your head (RuPaul,...WHY are you so festively catchy)? As you finish your holiday decorating, remember that mirrors can be a big part of your decor. The added … [Read more...]

6 Ways Glass is A Great Guest

Glass in hospitality environments often prompts visions of reception desks and huge feature walls in lobbys, however glass in hospitality environments is vital to the beauty and longevity of the furniture that resides within. Here are just a 6 ways to use glass in Hotel Rooms for maximum … [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...]

Marie’s Mirror Mechanism

Marie Antoinette had style. When her husband Louis XVI gave her Petit Trianon as her own personal haven, the young queen transformed the cubed mansion into a place of privacy and enjoyment. When in the castle, she was under constant scrutiny, but at her private mansion, no one visited without the … [Read more...]

Glass Backsplashes For Every Kitchen

Glass backsplashes can be created using a variety of materials. Back-painted glass in any color, mirror, acid etched backpainted glass, and printed designs are just some of the beginnings to your creativity. The sleek, seamless look is not only beautiful and visually calming, but is also hygienic … [Read more...]

Mirror Backsplash Magic

  There are various ways to use mirror backsplashes in kitchen and bath designs; antique, tiled, or crisp and clear,…mirror is a versatile element that can add light and visually expand spaces. I'm loving how designers are embracing more mirror in the kitchen to solve the challenges of … [Read more...]