Category: Architectural Glass

Curved Laminated Glass Railings

Madison Square

Glass is often the material of choice for designers who seek an elegant transparent, yet sturdy, building material. The latest designs for curved glass railings used in guards or handrails incorporate glass that has been strengthened and then laminated for safety. These railings become the centerpiece of an interior space.   Here’s a look at two… Read more »

Reducing Solar Heat Gain with Laminated Glass

Solar Skylights Laminated Glass

When architects and construction companies set out to build energy-efficient buildings, their choice of windows is one of the most important decisions they can make. When builders skimp on glass, it can cost companies thousands of dollars in added energy costs each year. That’s why we use insulating glass to control heat loss in our… Read more »

The Benefits of Glass Doors in Your Office or Home

Laminated Glass Doors for Office Building

Have you been thinking about installing glass doors inside of your home or business? While some people worry about keeping them clean and the inherent lack of privacy that comes along with glass doors, there are also plenty of benefits that come with having these types of doors in your home or business. Here are… Read more »

Unique Custom Glass Designs

bathroom skylights for glass in home

Not all buildings are created the same, leading to many structures requiring custom glass solutions for rooms or to protect against something like leaks. Below are a few of these unique window situations that Bent Glass Design can help create customized solutions for. Round Skylights When it comes to homes or business buildings, any installed… Read more »

Glass for Natural Light in a Workplace

natural light from glass

Natural light in the workplace is something employees cherish while they are stuck in the office. A workplace is supposed to be a comfortable place for workers to be productive and efficient in their jobs and careers. Employees may feel overwhelmed with the amount of work they have to get done, and natural light can… Read more »

How You Can Use Glass in Your Home

bent glass table

Glass can be a creative material to use in your home. Glass designs have come a long way throughout the years and incorporating them in your home can give it a great look to your home. Here are some cool options for using glass: Kitchens and Bathrooms Glass tiles in your kitchen or bathroom can… Read more »

Bent Glass Technology in Architecture

Curved glass in Airport

Glass technology has changed dramatically in recent years, and the avenues of creativity have broadened when using it to make stunning architectural pieces. Glass typically wasn’t incorporated into the architecture of a building because architects, contractors, and designers didn’t have a whole lot of options when it came to utilizing glass. However, the development of… Read more »

Bent Glass in Architecture

Beautiful bent glass has long been a design feature in many notable buildings – some of which you may have seen in the past. Check out some of the famous buildings in the world with distinctive bent glass features Nationale-Nederlanden Building: Praha, Czech Republic “The Dancing House” The Dancing House, located in the beautiful city… Read more »

Glass Floors That Will Inspire You

It’s time to get inspired! Floors are one of the first features of any space that guests, customers and visitors take notice of. Just think of when you go to someone’s home or walk into a restaurant for the first time. You likely look downward while walking or stepping inside to avoid falling or tripping. At that… Read more »

How Bent Glass Can Give Your Office Building an Upgraded Look

There are so many different ways that you can use glass to give your office space a more upgraded look. You can create an entire conference room table out of glass to set it apart from the rest of your furniture and impress your clients. You can also utilize glass when creating stairways and railings…. Read more »