Shelf is a flat horizontal plane which is used in different places including home, business, store or elsewhere to hold items. It is raised off the ground and usually anchored/supported on its shorter length sides by brackets. It can also be held up by either columns or pillars. Different trends are coming up in today’s modern interior adding variety to shelves. Glass as a material in the interior is used for many years. Manufacturing technology and processing technology of glass, essentially dictated the design of the furniture and architecture.
Glass shelving is one of the popular products being used in decorating different places these days. Now owners of different places including businesses and homes prefer glass shelving for its attractive appearances. Other than the attribute, it offers solid functionality, versatility and it is suitable to various applications. It represents a unique blend of aesthetic appeal and practicality. Apart from practicality it allows a homemaker or commercial decorator to create storage solutions while enhancing a room’s visual appeal.
As mentioned earlier glass shelving is used in different places including homes and businesses. Quite recently, it is also used as a superb choice for applications involving the exhibition of artwork, collectibles, awards, and so on. It keeps ones valued pieces front and center while, bringing the beauty and freshness of glass to the display.
There are multiple ways to use glass shelving. Below are the few points which can help the readers for different ways of using this product in homes:
- Stylish display of historic or art in your main living area.
- Bookshelves in your study or near your home computer would be ideal
- Laundry room shelves for keeping detergent, fabric softener, and stain remover out of reach of children.
- Shelves over the vanity for storage of toothbrush holder, razor and cup
- Shelves in bedroom or storage closets.
Keeping in view the multi-purpose use of glass shelving here now we will consider the ways of using this product in commercial settings:
- A more attractive way to store binders, training manuals, folders, printer paper etc.
- An appealing display of items for sale or product sample.
- Shelves for office supplies like staplers, dishes of paper clips, notepads and so forth.
Glass shelving product offered by different companies offer shelves of various lengths and depths for use in different areas. It helps to create eye-catching arrangements of shelves on your walls. The versatility of glass shelves can be described by its use as an installment of closets and cabinets. It is useful in many ways that includes the use of space including its style and attraction for the better ambiance of the place.
While knowing the versatility and usefulness of glass shelving here now we shall bring into limelight the styling of glass shelving. The theme and color scheme of your room determine the most appropriate glass shelving style. Market dealers are offering different varieties for the choices of their customers. It includes clear glass, acid etched glass, and patterned glass. For shelving standard annealed glass is usually used. In situations where more durable material is required the companies offer tapered glass and laminated glass.
Mounting glass shelves on walls is another challenging yet interesting both for the homemakers and businesses. There are a variety of metal and plastic systems which are being used. The mounting choices keep shelves stable and provide necessary support. Metal components are offered in select finishes such as Satin Chrome, Satin Aluminum, Gold, Brushed Nickel, and White.
With advancing age, the trends in glass shelve will keep changing bringing much more variety. With this the different aspects of glass trending won’t end yet, this article can help the readers to know a bird’s eye-view about different trends of glass shelving.