Spruce up your home this Spring!

March 26, 2012

Looking to spruce up your home this spring? With spring right around the corner we have all started our spring cleaning to get out of our winter hibernation. Do you feel like your home needs a little face lift? Here … Continue reading

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Precious Metal

August 16, 2011

Keeping your shower clean is not very difficult. In fact, I’d consider an all glass shower to be a low maintenance product. One important aspect of your cleaning efforts involves not just keeping the metal clean, but keeping it safe. … Continue reading

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Mirror Removal Can Be A Dangerous Thing

August 5, 2011

Mirrors (especially bathroom mirrors) need replaced over time.  They can “lose their silver,” or get mold growing behind them – and sometimes they just break or become out-dated.  When this happens, a major mistake that many people make is attempting … Continue reading

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Check Us Out in housetrends Magazine

March 8, 2011

You can see an example of our custom work in the March 2011 issue of housetrends magazine.  Below is a picture of the shower.  Check out the full article in housetrends magazine,   http://www.housetrends.com/Housetrends/Pittsburgh/.    

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Baby, It’s Cold Outside… Get Insulated Glass!

December 21, 2010

As temperatures have been in the teens lately, more people are noticing the draft that is coming through their windows. Why is this? What can be done to keep homes warmer in the winter and cooler in the summer? Insulated … Continue reading

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Green With Iron

December 15, 2010

Did you know that glass actually has a green tint to it? The green coloration is most visible along the edges of the glass, as shown in the image below (see the bottom edge of the glass). The green tint … Continue reading

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Head’s Up – Headers provide the most secure installation

December 1, 2010

Is a header bar across the top of my shower really necessary? Continue reading

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Do you see me now? Is clear glass too hard to maintain?

November 21, 2010

Our designer told us to use obscure or frosted glass because clear glass is too hard to keep clean and to maintain. Is this true? Continue reading

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To Frame or Not To Frame…

November 1, 2010

Is a “frameless” shower door truly frameless? A single swing door in heavier glass (3/8″ or 1/2″ thick) is truly frameless and the only visible metal would be the two hinges and the handle. All four edges of the glass … Continue reading

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What? No door?

October 15, 2010

We have a large shower and I was thinking of simply having some glass panels near the shower heads but not having a door. Continue reading

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