The Glass Textures You Will Want For Your Next Shower Door

When it comes to choosing your shower door, it’s easy to forget just how many options are out there! From shape, to thickness, to color, it can seem almost endless. Today, Precision Glass walks you through yet another variable in your next shower door: glass textures.

Keep reading to get better acquainted with the most common types of glass textures, as well as the benefits and drawbacks of each.

Frosted Glass

frosted-doorsFrosted glass is used around the home to allow light while providing privacy, and has been a part of many bathrooms in the last few decades.

Pros

  • Provides privacy but still allowing light

Cons

  • Will block light from outside the shower
  • Obscures back wall of shower

Related Read: Shower Curtain vs Glass Shower Doors

Clear Glass

Clear glass is pretty self explanatory, but when it comes to clear shower doors, not everyone agrees. Most homeowners either love it or hate it.

Pros

  • Allows in light from outside the shower
  • Great to show off feature walls inside a shower
  • Well suited to frameless door systems, resulting in a clean, minimalist look

Cons

  • Few options for personalization
  • Shows water spots and soap scum


Patterned Glass

pattern-optionsDepending on your bathroom style, a patterned shower door might be the perfect fit!

Pros

  • Lets you add more personality to your bathroom
  • Provides privacy while still allowing light

Cons

  • Can become dated quickly
  • Will block light from outside the shower
  • Obscures back wall of shower

 

Precision Glass also offers cast glass shower doors. These are made with three-dimensional glass that looks unlike anything that you have ever seen! Visit our page of Frosted & Textured Glass Options to see all our cast glass options.

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Ready to look at your glass shower door options? Give Precision Glass a call at (816) 781-0087 to talk about what custom glass could look like in your shower!