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12 Types of Bathroom and Shower Mirrors

September 18, 2020

Mirrors can be both functional and decorative—they’re an easy way to spruce up your bathroom and make the space look bigger. In fact, you might be surprised at how many options there are for bathroom and shower mirrors in Alaska. Here’s an overview of some popular types—if you see something you love, be sure to ask the team at Replacement Glass if we stock or can fabricate it for you. When choosing a mirror, consider your design, where you’ll place it and what you plan to use it for. If you’re hanging a mirror over a vanity, you’ll want something... View Article

What Are Glass Curtain Walls?

September 4, 2020

Curtain walls are a functional and decorative design choice, where a thin metal frame surrounds a panel, often made from glass, stone or other materials. These frames are attached to the side of a building. They don’t bear the weight of the roof, and the wind load is transferred to the rest of the structure. This feature has been popular since the 1930s. Glass curtain walls are popular in Alaska thanks to their beauty and versatility. They can be installed in both commercial and residential buildings, and on both the exterior and interior. Types of glass curtain walls There are... View Article

Do Skylights Increase Home Value?

August 28, 2020

The appeal of having a skylight in your home is obvious—it gives you much more natural light, and can even help with ventilation. We’ve had an increasing number of customers coming to us wondering whether skylights are the right call for their Alaska homes and lifestyles. Our team at Replacement Glass has installed countless skylights during our 50 years in this industry, and while they always add enjoyment and versatility for current owners, the question over whether or not they increase home value is more complicated. Read on for some information that could help you in your decision-making process. The... View Article

Five Different Types of Shower Door Designs

August 14, 2020

Whether you’re completely remodeling your home bathroom or just looking to spruce up the shower, there’s a lot of choices you have to make. The size of the new space, the fixtures, the tiling—it can all be a lot to think about. One decision that can influence everything is your choice of shower door designs in Alaska. The door you select will dictate some of the other selections you can make with your design, so it’s important to understand what you can pick and how that can impact the rest of your process. Here are five of the most popular... View Article

Why Storefront Glass Makes Your Business More Appealing

July 29, 2020

As a business owner, you should do everything in your power to make your store look as attractive as possible. There are many ways to go about this, like creating beautiful signage or investing in landscaping around your storefront. Another great way to put your company in a position to succeed is by upgrading your storefront glass. This post will cover all the advantages of storefront glass installation in Alaska. Drives customer traffic Studies show that customers are more likely to stop into a store if they can see what it offers from the outside. Apart from putting merchandise on... View Article