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  • Walk-in Shower Design Ideas to Kick-start Your Shower Enclosure Upgrade

    Upgrading to a walk in shower can seem like a daunting process. All the options can be overwhelming. However, the best thing to do is write down your ideas and save pictures of all the options you want included in your upgrade. Below are some walk in shower ideas to help kick-start your shower enclosure upgrade.
  • How to Repair Scratches on Your Glass Shower Door

    When your glass shower door gets scratched, it's a pain to repair... Or is it? 

    As it turns out, repairing your glass shower door can be simple.

    Today, you'll learn how to repair scratches on your glass shower enclosure and when you'll need to call a professional glass expert.

  • 7 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Getting a Glass Shower Door

    Renovating your shower enclosure is exciting. However, the process can be confusing. Where do you start? Today, you'll learn the top 7 questions you need to ask yourself before getting a new glass shower door or enclosure.
  • 6 Signs You Need a Glass Shower Door

    Are you thinking of renovating your shower enclosure with new glass shower doors? If so, here are the top 6 signs that you need to get a new glass shower enclosure or glass shower doors.
  • Ultimate Guide: Frosted Glass vs. Clear Glass

    Frosted glass, also referred to as privacy glass, is the perfect way to make your high-traffic restroom a bit more functional. While your master bathroom may have shower enclosures made completely of beautiful clear glass, a bathroom shared by siblings and guests might need more privacy. 

    If you’ve ever considered using frosted glass in your home or are looking for ways to make your bathroom more functional, we’ve got you covered. Here is everything you need to know about using privacy glass in your home!

  • Pros and Cons: Framed vs. Frameless Glass Shower Doors and Enclosures

    You’ve decided to get new glass shower doors or a glass shower enclosure, but you’re still not sure what style you want. Should you go with a frameless or framed glass shower enclosure? It’s okay, we are here for you. This blog discusses a few pros and cons to keep in mind when making your decision.

  • Frameless, Semi-Frameless and Framed Shower Enclosures

    If you’ve decided to nix you’re outdated shower curtains or are just looking to update your bathroom then deciding what type of enclosure you want is the first step. There are three enclosures you can choose from including: frameless, semi-frameless, and framed.
  • What Kind of Glass Is Used for Shower Doors?

    Although there are different types of glass for shower doors, the International Residential Code requires residents to use safety glass in the shower area. You may be wondering, what exactly is safety glass? This blog outlines the different types of glass and the best option for your glass shower door or enclosure.
  • How Much Do Glass Shower Doors Cost?

    When it comes to shopping around for glass shower doors and glass shower enclosures, there are quite a few variables to consider before deciding on the perfect one for you (and your budget). First, the size and layout of your bathroom will determine what shower doors will fit the space. For example, swinging shower doors generally take up more area than sliding doors. Next, you must take into account the size of your shower door. Not only will larger doors take up more space, but they will cost more to install. Other factors to consider are the cost of labor, the thickness of glass and custom modifications.