Use Glass Doors to add a Touch of Style to Your Home


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USE GLASS DOORS TO ADD A TOUCH OF STYLE TO YOUR HOME

Those days are gone, when doors only served the purpose of security and separating one room from the other. Doors have become an element of style these days with so many decorative options available in the market. A large number of ideas like wooden doors, fiber glass, and metallic doors are available in the market, but nothing can beat the exclusive appeal of the glass doors.

 

Glass doors are an exquisite and beautiful range of doors, which can give a unique look to your house. You can choose from a wide variety of designs, shapes, colors, frames of glass doors to adorn your house with. Glass types are varied to give different effects to the glass surface. Various types of glasses used in the doors are:

 
  • Clear transparent glass
    It is 100% transparent glass which you see at restaurants, malls and shops. This glass type is used in simple applications where transparency and simplicity is the priority, not design.
  • Prism glass
    Simple glass is cut at different angles to reflect light. This makes the glass doors to shine brilliantly. You must have seen such cut-glasses in show pieces and other decorative items. These glasses are used in combination with transparent glass, colored glass to create wonderful glass door designs.
  • Plate glass
    This is also a transparent glass type, but with more thickness. The thickness of this glass is about, 3 to 32 mm. You must have seen this glass at the exterior of malls and expensive buildings. This glass is usually employed at the exterior and doors of expensive buildings.
  • Frosted glass
    A high pressure of sand mixed with air is applied to the surface of glass to give it a frosted texture. It looks as if the glass has been frosted. This glass is used to block visibility and also for decorative purpose. Frosted glass doors are popular because it gives a frosted texture look while retaining the privacy of the room.
  • Colored glass
    This variety of glass is the most popular for use in glass doors. Metal oxides are added into molten glass to introduce colors in it. It is used in combination with transparent glass to create designs and images.
 

Glass doors add a rich and stylish look to your interiors. Transparent glass, frosted glass are used in combination with colored glass to create geometrical patterns, images, animal figures, like fishes and birds. The colored part is blown out to give a 3D effect to the pattern or image. The best part about them is that they are not affected by rust, termite or insects. They are quite delicate to handle, but easy to clean at the same time and do not swell on being exposed to moisture. Glass doors are a spectacular way to give a rich, beautiful and charming look to your home without the hassle of termite, insects, rust or corrosion.

 

 
Summary

Glass doors are an exquisite and beautiful range of doors, which can give a unique look to your house. You can choose from a wide variety of designs, shapes, colors, frames of glass doors to adorn your house with. Glass types are varied to give different effects to the glass surface. The best part about glass doors is that they are not affected by rust, termite or insects. They are quite delicate to handle, but easy to clean at the same time and do not swell on being exposed to moisture. Glass doors are a spectacular way to give a rich, beautiful and charming look to your home without the hassle of termite, insects, rust or corrosion.

 

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