What to Look for When Buying a Shower Door or Shower Enclosure?

April 15th, 2014

There are thousands of shower door companies and contractors willing to do installations for you. Before you decide on someone to do an installation, make sure that you check a few things off of your list.

Top Questions From Our Customers

March 07th, 2014

All complex frame-less enclosures should be manufactured with 1/2" glass. It is not advisable to mix glass thickness on any given enclosure. A seller who advocates a 3/8” door and ½” panel may be doing so to compensate for lower quality hinges, which lack the capacity to carry a ½” door.

All Glass is Not Equal

February 13th, 2014

“Smooth as glass.” It’s a cliché, but it’s also a bit deceptive. Glass is not actually smooth, not all of it that is. One of the places in the home that inferior glass shows itself after a few years is on your shower doors. Years of moisture, corrosive cleaning chemicals, contact soaps and shampoos and water flowing over it will degrade the glass on normal shower in just a few years.

Clarity and Protection - The Clear Choice

January 06th, 2014

To most people, glass is an impervious solid that doesn’t corrode and will always look the same as the day you bought it. That’s not true. Glass is a porous substance. Harsh cleaning products, heat and humidity can corrode glass over time, making once clear glass hazy and murky.