Bored of your shower curtain? Or maybe your tub needs an overhaul? A great way to vary things up would be to add glass to it! Glass tub enclosures or additions to a regular tub or shower are game-changers. It adds a new feel and ambiance to a room and can really liven it up.
General Glass Tub Enclosures
Do you want a streamlined bathroom look without getting rid of your tub? Maybe you want to get rid of your old shower curtain? If so, a glass tub enclosure would be among your best bets.
Glass fixtures are gorgeous additions to any bathroom. Glass doors can easily upgrade a room from drab to sleek and modern. If glass is used right, a tiny cramped bathroom could look quite spacious.
Glass tub enclosures, as simple as they may be, can be a bit complicated. The exact measurements of your shower area and the space between your shower and other fixtures count. The amount of time you have for cleanup and your budgets are other things to consider. So before getting glass doors, make sure to be certain if it really fits your lifestyle and home.
Frameless shower doors are a type of glass tub enclosure that does not use metal exteriors. This kind typically uses thick tempered glass, so it can be pretty strong. Frameless doors make your bathroom look luxurious and modern because of its clean-cut look. This type of enclosure helps show off tile designs, stonework, and other notable shower fixtures. If you have a gorgeous shower area, this might be the type of glass tub enclosure for you.
Semi-Frameless Shower Doors
If you would like a frameless glass tub enclosure but your layout won’t allow it, try getting a semi-frameless glass door. It’s cheaper and delivers an upgrade to a room’s vibe. Make sure you get heavy-duty hinges, high-quality handles, and thick glass for your door. A patented glass coating would be ideal too. A semi-frameless shower door helps give bathrooms a sleek, streamlined look with less cost.
Framed Shower Doors
Framed shower doors are more affordable than their frameless counterparts. This doesn’t mean they’re one to scoff at, though. Framed glass tub enclosures can be chic too. They are sturdy due to the thick aluminum frames attached to their exterior. This type of door fits both traditional and modern bathrooms. You can also get a drain cover that matches the frames of this enclosure for good measure.
Sliding doors are very practical tub enclosure doors. These types of enclosures are suitable for small narrow bathrooms and tightly-packed fixtures. Also known as bypass doors, these doors can show off your shower’s beauty without taking up much space. It would be to consider your bathroom layout and your aesthetic choices when choosing a shower door.
This kind of glass enclosure functions like a typical door. Pivoting shower doors use hinges and swing open and close. As simple as it is, it still adds beauty to a bathroom. You should ask professionals for help before getting this type of door. You need to measure the space you have. Enough allowance should be had between a fully-opened door and the other bathroom fixtures.
Bi-Fold Shower Doors
Choose this if you have no space for a pivot door but yearn for a bigger walk-in opening. Bi-fold or folding shower enclosures are an excellent idea for your bathroom. It can be installed around a tub or a shower stall. This glass door looks great and saves space.
Partial Tub Enclosure
This kind of tub enclosure is an affordable one. It’s a European-style enclosure that’s both modern and timeless. Some partial tub enclosures feature varying silhouettes and could be frameless too. When done right, it could be very sophisticated and aesthetically pleasing.
Clear Glass Finishes
This type of glass shower enclosure is admittedly hard to maintain. If you get this type, many days of wiping, squeegee-ing, and polishing could be ahead of you. Still, when well-maintained clear glass shower doors are beautiful. They can gleam and shine in a way that adds magic to your shower.
Install Sleek and Gorgeous Glass Tub Enclosures with Glass King
Choosing the best type of glass tub enclosure for your bathroom has a lot of impact on bathrooms. There are a lot of important choices to be made. That’s getting advice from glass experts could help you make a positive decision.
Glass King has over five decades of experience and knowledge in glass installation. It’s definitely a testament to the skill and know-how we have in the industry. We make sure that our installations work perfectly and our customers are satisfied. If you would like to try our services call us at 480 389 5656. You can also send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you’d like to add value to your home or give it a simple upgrade, reach out to Glass King today!