GLASS SHOWER ENCLOSURES - A LONG LASTING VALUE
With the introduction of new materials and the latest designs, glass enclosed showers
have become a favored trend in contemporary design. When properly installed, a heavy glass
shower will add beauty as well as value to your home. Yet as more homeowners decide on having
a stand alone shower added to their master bedroom or elsewhere, the many choices can be perplexing.
SELECTING STYLES & COLORS
Most people think about what they want by first envisioning the purpose their new shower
enclosure will serve, such as a single stall, or a more spacious design built for couples.
Once the amount of space involved is considered and correctly measured, comparisons between
different model types, sizes, materials and costs can be made.
Colors will depend somewhat on the material selected, though typically, as with the actual
glass and the lighting arrangements, your shower installation should accent and compliment
the adjoining areas in order to create and extend a visually inviting, relaxing atmosphere.
CHOOSING THE ENCLOSURE GLASS
Depending upon your available space, window placements, whether you're enclosing a bathtub,
etc., there are both frameless, or framed glass models to choose from. Your best bet is to
look at photos in home improvement magazines and visit a shower glass showroom to see examples
and get more ideas. Ask a knowledgeable salesman about all the various glass options and textures.
Your primary objective should be to achieve an attractive installation with the most trouble-free
operation possible. You'll want to scrutinize the technical aspects of the glass too, as well as
the shower's hardware and its function. Insist on quality materials and glass fabricated to
exacting tolerances for edgework, accurate hole placement and surface properties.
REPUTABLE SUPPLIER IS A MUST
It goes without saying you should be able to trust the company you're dealing with. Insist on purchasing your glass shower enclosure from a dealer who can provide candid answers to all your questions. Ideally, you should be able to see actual examples of shower installations and obtain a full price quote for the product. Make informed buying decisions by comparing other offers too.
If installation is needed, a reputable company will have no problem providing you with customer references of their work. Ask how long the dealer has been in business and determine if their installers are both insured and expert professionals. Make sure the retailer will provide you with a warranty in writing on the shower glass to be sold, as well as any installation services.
Essentially, if the supplier has been in business for many years, it's a good indication of customer satisfaction.
» DESOLA GLASS OF HOUSTON, TEXAS WELCOMES YOU!
If you reside in the Greater Houston Area, we invite you to call our knowledgeable sales staff with all your questions - or even better, stop by our showroom and see the display selection of shower enclosures and related accessories for yourself. Desola Glass continues its tradition for providing unparalleled customer service to the Houston community - before and after the sale.
» Important note to out-of-state callers:
Response to our Shower Doors Houston website from all over America has been phenomenal - and we appreciate the attention - however, we want out-of-state callers to understand that we must reserve and limit our energies to inquiries from local Houston area residents - exclusively.
» Doing Business In Houston, TX Only:
Desola Glass provides sales and shower installations to Houston, TX and surrounding areas. In order to maintain our reputation as a proven leader in glass shower enclosures for the local home remodeling industry, we must devote our time to answering calls and providing support to people who need shower installations in the Houston, Texas vicinity only.
Thank you for understanding.