Glass showers: Choosing your hardware

December 20, 2022
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Choosing the Best Hardware for Your Glass Shower

Every day, bathrooms become more modernized, aesthetically pleasing, and tailored to the individual tastes of their owners. Your glass shower hardware may be customized to match the remainder of your bathroom’s design and reflect your own taste and style. 

It is essential to make sure that you have the appropriate kind of hardware components for your glass shower to guarantee a proper fit and function that will endure for many years. Glass shower installations need unique types of hardware components in comparison to other types of shower doors. The door may sustain damage due to employing substandard components, which may result in the door cracking, breaking, or failing to work as intended. 

While selecting from a number of available selections, make sure that you give every aspect of your bathroom some thought so that you can give it a consistent appearance throughout. 

You will need to consider other aspects of the shower which will be visible, such as the color of the tiles, and make sure that all of these aspects are compatible with one another. You will want to ensure that all of these components match as well, which is especially important if your bathroom has a standalone tub in addition to the other fixtures. Again, you need all the bathroom items to complement one another and create a cohesive environment. 

The Color of Fixtures for Your Glass Shower 

Gold and silver are, without a doubt, the colors or finishes most often used for shower door hardware. These hues are the most popular choice because of their visual appeal and reflecting quality, giving them a traditional look. The coloring of your shower all around will significantly impact the overall concept, which in turn will affect the type and color of the shower door hardware you choose. Even while the hardware on your shower door will probably have a single color or finish that is consistent throughout, it does not mean that you shouldn’t try out a few other options to see which one works best for you. Multiple colors that complement one another are sometimes used to create unified color schemes for themes.

What Shapes Do Shower Hardware Components Come In?

You may find the shower hardware and its components in a variety of configurations and forms. Oval, round, square, and rectangular are typical forms that may be produced. 

These components may be personalized even further by applying a variety of different patterns and textures, and there is a wide selection of intriguing components from which to pick. These designs are intended to improve not just the functioning of the gear but also its aesthetic appeal. In many instances, this is also the case.

How Much Does Shower Glass Cost?

If you are wondering how much shower glass costs, the installation of a glass shower may cost between $400 and $1,100 while installing a frameless glass shower door can cost between $600 and $1,900. The labor to install glass shower doors may add $150 to $600 to the overall cost, which ranges from $250 to $1,300 on average. A custom shower door installation will cost between $1,400 and $3,300.

The price of a glass shower door is determined by the kind of frame, the size of the door, the door opening style, and the enclosure’s design. The most popular door types are hinged doors and sliding doors, and you may purchase each kind in framed, semi-frameless, or frameless variations.

Finalize Your Glass Shower Hardware

Now that you have a better understanding of what goes into properly selecting your glass shower hardware, you should be comfortable with your final decision! Choosing hardware requires much thought and consideration in order to achieve the look and aesthetic that you are looking for! However, in the end, the finished product will be worth it! 

No matter what choice you decide to make, the experts here at Kryer Glass are more than willing to answer any questions you may have, as well as assist you in your glass shower door decisions. We are not simply a glass company here at Kryger Glass; we are something much more. We are family-made, family-run, and dedicated to your family’s needs. We value you! Our Kryger design experts will assist you in making the most appropriate selection for a custom glass shower based on the aesthetic of your bathroom and the amount of space available. To guarantee that you are satisfied with the end product, our skilled technicians will perform an expert installation and provide exceptional customer service. To receive a free personalized estimate right now, visit our website or give us a call at 866.259.208.

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