Shower doors can serve a number of purposes. For one thing, you will never have to worry about dealing with that nasty shower curtain again. A great shower door is permanent, easy to clean and they have a very sleek appearance that makes a bathroom bigger. And there is one other very important advantage. When properly installed, they keep the water exactly where it belongs. If all of these positives sound like something you are interested in, contact us at Michigan Specialty Glass. Believe us when we tell you that this is one of those projects that you should not tackle on your own, let us come along beside you and make sure that you get exactly what you want and that what you want is installed perfectly.
One of the big reasons that you need an expert like Michigan Specialty Glass to guide you when you embark upon an endeavor like this is the fact that there are a number of choices that you will need to make. One of your first decisions will be to determine whether you want a framed or frameless shower. You are probably wondering what the difference is. A frameless shower is an all-glass enclosure. It is considered to be a step up in terms of design and allows you accessorize the rest of the bathroom without taking into account what would have been the frame of the shower. Framed glass showers, while still looking elegant, usually cause you to accent the rest of the bathroom to what the frame looks like. In terms of construction, frameless showers require more glass fabrication. The glass is usually thinner in a framed shower and is wrapped in aluminum casing to reinforce the glass. And for cleaning purposes, frameless glass showers are much easier to clean because there is much more smooth surface space.
When you work with Michigan Specialty Glass, we will sit down with you and guide you through all of the planning phases and your design decisions. Educating you is very important to us because you will be able to make much more informed decisions in terms of components and style choices. For instance, you will need to make as decision on glass thickness. We will certainly make recommendations to you. Another decision you will need to make will be related to glass style. Do you want the glass to be clear or will their be a tint or a pattern. This is all personal preference. And believe it or not, your choice of a hinge can make a tremendous difference. If you want to maximize the amount of glass, you will probably want to go with a pivot hinge which attaches to the top and bottom corners. But if this is not a huge consideration, there are other options that we will show you. These are just a few of the decisions that you will be facing, but rest assured we are very experienced in every aspect various show door installations so feel free to lean on our expertise.
Our suggestion to you is to start doing some research on what you like and what you don't like. Get on the world wide web and look at the options available to you. Start jotting down some questions or concerns you might have as you read. Then, when you are ready, contact us at Michigan Specialty Glass and we will set up a consultation with you. We will patiently answer all of your questions and then setup a time to come out and take some measurements in your bathroom. Once we have a good idea of what the project will entail, we will get a quote to you and then we can proceed from there. We look forward to hearing from you and to providing you top notch show door service.