Let’s talk something first, what is the difference between a framed glass shower door and a frame-less glass shower door?
Normally, framed glass shower door is constructed of weakter glass, always relies on metal like stainless steel or aluminium which can strengthen the enclosure.
Frame-less shower is made of tempered glass which is more thinner than a standard glass, more safe, more strong. this glass has great strength and don’t need heavy metal framing around them. of course if you choose aluminium frame, that is still won’t too much heavy. frame-less shower door is much better than frame glass shower door. A frame-less glass shower door can be customize according to your requirement so it is normally quite expensive than a
frame glass shower door.
Well, if you you looking to remodeling your bathroom from bathtub into shower i advise you choose some frame-less glass shower door. Glass door especially frame-less glass door gained more popularity than the traditional wooden door (unless you really like that). There are many type of shower glass doors like etched glass, frosted glass having different colors and clean glass of course.
if you want to make a big difference in the look and functionality of your shower you should replace of your old glass shower doors. when you begin, you must quickly see that there are so many glass choices available: clear, fogged or etched, of course there will be decisions on what kind of glass you want. after that. choose the best type of your favor.
Hinged Glass Shower Door:
Hinged glass shower door is a glass panel open by swinging pivot in either direction. Hinged glass shower door open inward only. The door hinge can be attached to a stationary glass panel or the wall or shower surround. This type of door is more common on stand-alone shower stalls, and it requires clearance in the bathroom for the door to swing.
Normally speaking, hinged glass shower door need more space than pivot glass shower door and sliding shower door if the door is open outside. but this type is easy clean than sliding glass shower door and easy to enter than pivot glass shower door.
Pivot Glass Shower Door:
Pivot glass shower door has a pivot hinge so it can move either in or out direction because it swing in 180 degree.Pivot hinge can be attached with the one side of the door. or it can be center mounted to create a revolving glass shower door. Pivot hinges are the design used on most ultra-modern curved glass shower doors. pivot glass shower door is my favor. not expensive and looks great.
Or you can called that bypass doors, they operating in much the same way as a patio door, they consist of two sliding glass panels that roll on tracks attached to the shower enclosure. The doors may simply slide in the tracks, or there may be mechanical rollers that assist the movement.for this type, the most important is the roller, brass material or 304 stainless steel are the best choice.
Bypass doors make for efficient use of space since they require no space for the doors to swing out into the bathroom. Sliding glass door are used both on stand-alone showers, as well as the glass shower doors mounted on a bathtub in combination tub or shower configurations.
Ok, these are the most popular types of shower glass door.If you want to know more or want to buy these produce from one factory directly you can visit our website www.china-keze.com, but one thing, we are one factory, so you know, normally we don’t do retail business, if you are one distributor for these products, as one professional factory who do these business for more than 17 years, we are your best choice.