How To Take Care Of Your Glass: And 6 Other Home Cleaning Tips & Tricks

There’s nothing worse than cleaning a whole house only to look over to see streaks still covering all the glass windows, doors and mirrors. Here are ways to ensure streak free clean glass along with 6 other tips & tricks for a truly clean home.

Custom glass shower door

Streak Free Glass

  • Say no to paper towel and cotton rags. The best option when cleaning glass is to use either newspaper or microfiber cloths.
  • Make sure to work from the top to the bottom.
  • Use cotton swabs for hard to reach corners.
  • Try making your own glass cleaner formula by mixing 1 cup of rubbing alcohol, 1 cup of water, and 1 tablespoon of vinegar.
  • Lastly, don’t forget to work quickly! The longer the cleaner sits the more streaks you will find.

6 Other Cleaning Tips & Tricks

  1. Keep you baseboards clean by taking a dryer sheet to them.
  2. Clean the stove top like never before by using a mixture of Dawn dish soap, baking soda, and hydrogen peroxide.
  3. Pour vinegar into a plastic bag and secure it over the shower head to unclog it and make it shine like new.
  4. Use a squeegee to get pet hair and lint out of couches and carpets.
  5. Clean window screens by rubbing a lint roller over them.
  6. Use a lemon to remove any hard water stains on faucets and shower fixtures.

With these tips & tricks your home will be cleaner than ever before.

Custom Glass Shower Enclosures– Sustainable Beauty

There are a lot of big decisions in any remodeling project. But bathrooms might take the cake as far as complexity and all the considerations that go into making your space great. Not only does the space need to meet the needs of your family, but it must also have the right combination of materials that will have the greatest impact on the value of your home. From layout, to flooring, to fixtures and tile, the choices might seem endless for this small but mighty room. There is one decision, however, that’s a no-brainer. When it comes to your shower, incorporating a custom shower enclosure is an easy choice that will satisfy you, today’s home buyer, and home buyers for years to come.


There is a significant difference between what the big box stores are offering and a custom glass shower enclosure. Number one, value. The return on a custom remodeled bath can be as high as 102% recouped at resale. While a big box store shower is new, it’s never as nice as a custom shower door from Glass Express. We’ll work hard to give you the individual attention you deserve to make your space unique, and you’ll have the satisfaction of keeping your hard earned money local.

Bathroom renovations can cost anywhere from $5,000 to $25,000. Still, no matter what your total budget, Glass Express can help you figure out the best shower door for your project. The beauty of a custom shower door is that it can very in shape, size, and style. Whether you’re shower is a double headed European steam room, a modern corner shower, or a tight classic glass, there’s a shower door for every style and need. Sliding enclosures, swing doors, and door and panel enclosures are some of the options offered at Glass Express.


We know you spent hours pouring over tile until you found that one that was just right for your bath. Don’t cover it up with an ugly shower door! Our custom shower doors won’t have thick metal borders to obscure your view and allow for the maximum amount of light and air to move through your bath. Creating both a more beautiful bath and one which is less likely to have sustained condensation which creates a risk for mold. Whether you choose smooth glass or textured, our enclosures have a timeless appeal and compliment any color scheme and personal style.

Whether you are planning to live in your home for the next thirty years or are planning to put your home on the market sometime soon, a showcase custom shower enclosure is an upgrade you and your guests will love. The professionals at Glass Express work hard to meet every homeowner right where they are. The decision to get a custom shower  is a decision to make your new bathroom your favorite room of the house.