Glass Desks Get Things Done


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


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

Gardner Lobby - Before

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...]

Get Horizontal

When we named our product "Dreamwalls" back in 1999, we were thinking about getting more glass to the wall. But since that time, we have realized the practicality of glass on horizontal surfaces. Moisture-resistant, beautiful color, a smooth writing surface, and ease in cleaning all combine to make … [Read more...]

Quiet the Visual Noise

Office Bookcase featuring Acid-Etched Glass Doors

I've been thinking a lot lately about visual noise; you know it as the clutter and chaos that our everyday environments feature. It puts you on edge, it makes you tense; often without even realizing why you're feeling that way. Acid-etched glass is a good solution for solving the problem of … [Read more...]

a.k.a. collection by Bernhardt Design

Bernhardt Design

Bernhardt Design is a name in contract furniture that is beyond compare. Located in Lenoir, NC they are a very talented group of people that know what beautiful corporate office design can be, and understand that glass can be an important part of that environment. The Bernhart Design  a.k.a. … [Read more...]