Glass Divides and Unites

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  The open plan design trend for office interiors shows no signs of  wavering, and glass is a great element to use to create visual privacy without disrupting light penetration. Glass a smart solution due to its hygienic and easy care qualities. Employees can use post-its, tape … [Read more...]

Boost Creativity with a Back Painted Glass

Mars Red Dreamwalls Color Glass Table Overlay - 1/2 in thick with holes drilled

Adding color to your work day is an easy way to inspire creativity and enhance energy levels. A Dreamwalls Color Glass backpainted glass desktop is one way to add color to the office environment. Custom colors matched to corporate identities can boost branding. Glass is easy to keep clean and even … [Read more...]

Bernhardt Conference Tables

Bernhardt aka conference table options using backpainted glass

Last year, we first showed you the Bernhardt Design "aka" line of office contract furniture. It utilizes glass in several unique ways that can be customized for the specific need of the office for which you're designing. It's a lovely line with tons of options in finishes and materials. This … [Read more...]

Glass Desks Get Things Done

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Glass desks really can add light, color, and pizazz to an office desk. When you add backpainted glass, it adds a layer of sophistication to the space. By just adding a pop of color, the professionalism of a home office is elevated. Look at a few of these examples from Houzz. The refinement of the … [Read more...]

Glass Chair Mats for Office Interiors

Tempered Glass Chair Mat

  When I first started at Gardner, as a fresh-faced 22-year-old, I couldn't believe how everyone in the office used a piece of 1/4" (6mm) tempered glass to roll their desk chairs around on. Could glass really be so strong to support these large men and their giant office chairs day after … [Read more...]

Going Up with Glass

Glass Elevator Bank

Glass is used a great deal in elevators cabs and elevator lobbies,...and for good reason. It's easy to clean, it doesn't feel constricting, and the effects that can be achieved are beautiful. Below are just a few of the ways to use glass in lobby environments. This elevator in the Museum of Fine … [Read more...]

Fight Fatigue With Glass

After: An installation of Dreamwalls ProSuede Glass for function & beauty

A Princeton University study found that clutter suppresses the brain's reaction time, taking greater effort to focus on the task at hand, and leads ultimately to fatigue. This is because your brain has to wade through all the additional shapes and colors to arrive at the information you're trying to … [Read more...]

A Welcoming Wall

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Earlier this week, we blogged about "feature walls" and some of the options in using decorative glass. Today, we'll take a closer look at the ways some of the top interior design firms in the world are using backpainted glass, etched mirror, and other interior decorative glass to create feature … [Read more...]

9 Cool Uses of Glass Markerboards At Home

Melanie Morris Design - Media Room Glass Message Board

Dreamwalls Color Glass Markerboards are a wonderful addition to any organized home. Easy to clean, this dry erase "whiteboard" has additional features such as magnetic options, custom color, and any size capability, they can create a beautiful message center for the family that keeps everyone on … [Read more...]

Our Lobby / A Redesign

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First, let me preface this by saying that our company has been in business for 51 years. We've changed and evolved over the years,...just as interior design styles have changed. If you ever visit the home of Dreamwalls, Gardner Glass Products, in North Wilkesboro, NC,  you will find a labriynth of … [Read more...]