Basco Rain Glass Shower Door - Stained glass is perhaps one of the very amazing varieties of glass available, and is most known because of its presence in lovely medieval church windows, depicting glorious scenes. Ordinarily, stained glass is utilized to depict some sort of idea or symbol or picture, though it is increasingly being used as an added touch of beauty to houses and offices and simple ornamentation. The stained colors are far more subtle, and stained glass is used indoors and for coffee tables.
Stained glass is done with the addition of metallic oxides to glass which is molten (created from melting silica with other products) and continually kept melted inside a clay pot above a furnace. Number and the kind of oxide added to decide the colour and blaze of colour; while cobalt makes gold and blue glass makes reddish glass copper oxides result in green glass. The reddish shade is created with less expensive compounds, today and produces a more brilliant reddish.
Most glass doors have largely clear (or very slightly tinted glass) with a reasonably simple design that demands a little stained glass for effect. While some stained glass doors are entirely manufactured from glass (and these are great for interior doors leading to offices, or doors leading into gardens), other stained glass doors are just partly made of glass.
The door is mainly wood, having an inset stained glass window that adds beautifully to the design of the doorway. But if you are searching for this type of stained glass door, I'd highly recommend having a wooden door that is rather fancy either stained or painted a darker shade; carvings on the door would increase the look, and a more heavy wooden door would be best. This makes the glass space fit in aesthetically onto the heavy wooden door.