Let me guess… You’ve been enjoying your gorgeous glass shower door, but now you’re up against soap scum, hard water spots, and mineral deposits.
You can turn your existing bathroom space into a room that is more aesthetically appealing and functional for far less money than a bathroom remodel would cost you. (According to Home Advisor, the average cost of a bathroom remodel is $9,640. Granted, that depends on bathroom size, materials used, and the extent of work to be done.)
When it comes to shopping around for glass shower doors and enclosures, there are quite a few variables to consider before deciding on the perfect shower for you (and your budget). First, the size and layout of your bathroom will determine what kind of shower doors will fit the space. Swinging shower doors generally take up more area than sliding doors for example. 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 if you are planning any custom modifications.
From a more holistic approach to congestion, pain relief and weight loss to releasing toxins and speeding up recovery time after a hard workout, more people are turning to steam showers to improve their overall health. Couple that with the fact that adding a steam shower will increase your home’s overall value, and you have yourself a strong return on investment!
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Glass deck railing systems are modern designs that can be found all around the world. Most commonly, they are incorporated in commercial spaces because of their ability to blend into surroundings, while offering a sense of openness and boundless views. Today, however, many homeowners are opting to install glass railings for their decks and porches. Some of the benefits of investing in glass handrails for your home include the following:
- Amazing Visual Appeal
- Unobstructed Views
- Design Flexibility
- Additional Safety
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The kitchen is one of those areas of your home that gets a lot of attention. It’s where you cook and prepare your food, but often it serves as a place where family and friends gather to enjoy each other’s company. It’s natural, after all, to want to help with the cooking, but also be closer to the food (and drink)! Because your kitchen is such a focal point of your home however, it deserves the best décor and design to maximize its functionality. The right furniture and fixtures can make this space practical, but when entertaining guests the look and feel are just as important.
Related: 5 Design Ideas for Every Kitchen
Modern contemporary homes incorporate the use of glass in the design. Glass not only adds a sense of elegance and refinement, but it also helps to bring light into the home and enhance certain features. The flexibility and versatility of glass is unsurpassed by any other home building material. And, since glass comes in so many shapes, colors, forms and styles, it’s suitable in a variety of different applications around the home. The following are seven creative and stylish ways to use glass in your modern luxury home design.
The shower area is one of the most frequently renovated areas of the bathroom, and for good reason. When it comes time to put your home on the market, few home improvements increase your homes value like a sparkling new glass shower. However, when first starting out, common question new homeowner’s ask themselves is “Should my shower include shower doors or curtains?” While a case could be made for the ease of use and low cost of curtains, we always recommend glass shower doors for their beauty and the impact they will have on your home’s value.
Read More: What Kind of Glass is Used for Shower Doors?
Topics: shower doors
Remodel Your Bathroom
So, you’ve decided to take on remodeling your bathroom. When first starting out, it is hard to know what elements are vital to your project, and which ones are just the “icing on the cake.” Ultimately, your new space should be a reflection of your own taste, but there are a few key elements you should consider when first remodeling your bathroom.
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Topics: bathroom remodel
What Shower Doors Are Popular in Austin?
When deciding to upgrade your bathroom with a glass shower door, there are three popular types of door you can select from. Your choice will be influenced by the physical limitations of the space, but also by your imagination! Understanding what each type of door brings to the table can help you make the right decision, and set your bathroom apart from the rest. Here are 3 popular shower doors right now in Austin: