Why does your company say so much about frame-less shower doors?

Since the only type of shower door that we install is totally frameless shower doors. We also listen to our customers and most say that a glass and mirror company has tried to sell them a framed shower door. So we want to make it very clear that we do not install framed shower enclosures


What is the difference between framed shower doors and frameless shower doors?


Framed shower door are constructed of thinner glass which utilizes metal to strengthen the enclosure. Frameless shower enclosures are made up of thicker 3/8" to 1/2" tempered safety glass which is stronger. Which do not rely on metal frame for support. Framed shower enclosures usually cost a little more but, they last a long time. (all shower door glass has to be safety glass).

 

Are frameless shower doors hard to clean?

No. They are easier of all shower doors to clean. By eliminating shower door framing, you are left with just glass, which is much easier to clean. The more material that is used in the installation means more places that soap scum and hard water can gather. The totally frameless glass enclosures are installed with only hinges,clips and mildew resistant silicone. Frame is ugly if you ask us.

How long will my frameless shower door last?

The frameless shower door has only glass and hardware; not frame. The type of hardware that we use has a lifetime warranty. Any company that would give a lifetime warranty must trust their hardware. Glass last for a long time. Who knows how long glass will actually last. So a good estimate on how long a totally framless shower door will last is it will last as long as your house is standing. Well, your bathroom anyways

What are T&W Shower Doors advantages over your competition?

T&W Shower Doors specializes in only total frameless shower enclosures and as far as we know we are the only company that is total frameless. We will go above and beyond to ensure that you get only the finest shower door products available, brought to you with outstanding customer service. We guarantee 100% all of our shower doors and hardware. One of our biggest advantages is that the owner of the shower door company actually still installs shower doors and only hires shower door technicians that has many years of experience. If you have any questions or comments about any of our shower doors or warranty information please contact us at (888) 997-7577

 What are the advantages of a frameless shower door?

Frameless shower doors outlast  framed shower door by many years. By eleminating the frame that most companies use you eleminate the age factor. Frameless shower glass doors eliminates corrosion that builds up on framed shower door. Not to mention the beauty that they add to any bathroom. Another advantage is the long term cost of the shower. If you plain on living at your home for more than just a couple of years then framless enclosures are for you. Framed shower doors do not last very long causing you to have to buy another one and have someone install it. Our frameless doors open ether in or out. Unlike framed shower doors that only swing out.


Will T&W Shower Doors try to sell me a framed shower enclosure?

No! We only install totally frameless shower enclosures.

Why do some Shower door companies try to sell us a framed shower door?

Framed shower doors are easier to measure. Some companies use less experienced technicians to measure and install there shower doors. In some cases framed shower doors are sold at the same price as a frameless so the profit margin will be very high.

Does your company guarantee your shower enclosures not to leak?

No, we do not guarantee our total frameless shower enclosures not to leak. There are responsibilities to owning a total frameless shower enclosure. We can apply polycarbonate plastics to make a better seal but water can still come out. Water should never come out where there is a silicone joint. The position of the shower head plays a large roll in leakage of a shower enclosure. The shower stall dam is one of the most important things you as a contractor or home owner can do to insure a good sill. See about your shower dam.

Does your company take every job?

No we will not do jobs for rude people.  We enjoy what we do and some people can take the fun right out of it. Most of the time our customers are great and there are not many instances where we refuse jobs.  When we install your shower door we will take care of you and will not leave you hanging so, if we are going to build a lifelong business relationship we must get along.  

 

Can a shower door swing in?

Shower doors can swing in but, they must be able to swing out. To see more information about can a shower door swing in?

 

Can your company take out our existing shower door and Install a total frame-less shower door without replacing tile?

Yes, We take out your existing shower door and then clean the silicone and old grout off. We re-grout where the old frame was and also buff the tile to clean it. When we measure for the frameless shower, we measure to place the glass over the existing holes so that you will not see them.We never charge more for removing an excisting shower enclosure. We offer obsured pattern glass for shower stalls that are not very attractive or for privacy.