5 Reasons Why Glass Shelves Are Perfect For Your Home

Have you been debating investing in new shelving for your home. Here’s why glass shelving can take the hassle out of trying to decide what type to get!

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Glass shelves are extremely durable and can hold a significant amount of weight depending on their thickness. They also resist against damage and chipping, unlike wood shelves.


Glass shelves can be used in almost any room. They look great in bathrooms, offices, kitchens, dining rooms and living rooms. They are also available in a variety of shapes and sizes such as corner shelves, and cable hanging shelves.

Let in Natural Light

Using a lot of dark, opaque materials can make your room feel dark and closed in. Avoid using wood, metal and plastic shelving, try glass instead. The transparent quality of glass allows light to filter in and around the room. This makes the room feel brighter and more open.

Easy to Maintain

In today’s day and age, everyone wants to spend as little time cleaning and organizing as they can. Glass shelves are extremely easy to maintain and you don’t have to worry about them fading. They can be cleaned with just a microfiber cloth, and if something is spilled on them, they don’t leave behind any stains or residue.

Visual Appeal

Glass shelves create a minimalist look in your home. Since glass shelves are transparent, when placing items on them, the attention is drawn directly to the displayed items, not the shelf itself. Glass shelves also blend with any decor and are less intrusive than wood, metal, or plastic.

Glass shelves are the perfect storage accessory for your home. Contact Atlas Glass & Mirror today for more about our glass shelves!