decorating one’s home, there are a number of considerations to make. One thing to consider is the type of
shelving that you will use to display decorative accessories and books, or to hold toiletry items in a bathroom.
A popular choice for shelving is to use glass shelving in many different rooms of one’s house or
benefit of using glass shelves as opposed to the more traditional wooden shelving units is that glass is not
prone to damage by pests such as insects and termites, and also cannot be the victim of water or moisture
damage. Glass shelving is also very easy to clean. While it may show fingerprints more easily than wooden or
metal shelving, a quick wipe with a damp cloth will remove any unsightly marks and dust.
shelving is quite often used in bathrooms in many different ways. One way is to install small glass shelving in
a medicine cabinet located above the sink. Glass shelving can also be installed along a regular wall in the
bathroom. The glass is easy to clean and contributes to a luxurious and sleek look.
glass shelving is a bit more fragile than traditional wooden or metal shelving, it is still relatively safe.
While you should still be careful to ensure that the shelves are properly installed and that young children or
pets are not able to pull them off the wall, if glass shelves do fall and break, they will break into large,
manageable pieces of glass as opposed to tiny fragments.
Glass shelving can be purchased at many different places from many different
companies. There are some specialized retailers that focus solely on display shelves as
well as generalized stores that stock other types of
shelves among their inventories.
Generalized stores include
mass-discount retailers like Target and Wal-Mart, office supply stores such as Office Depot and Staples, and
home improvement stores like Home Depot and Lowe’s.
are looking for a retailer that specializes in glass shelving, you can do an Internet search for “glass
shelving” to identify these companies. You can either order glass shelving from these companies’ websites, or
locate a bricks-and-mortar store near you. If you find a traditional store, you will likely be able to work with
knowledgeable sales assistants who will help you to select and order the best glass shelving for your