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Ellen Rogers


Ellen Rogers has been involved with the glass industry for nearly 20 years and is the editor of USGlass Magazine and Architects’ Guide to Glass magazine. Ellen received a degree from Peace College where she studied journalism.

Ellen enjoys running and competes regularly in races including half and full marathons. When not on the go, Ellen enjoys reading, wine tasting, true crime shows, and family game nights with her husband and son. Their favorite game is Clue. Ellen also bakes what is known locally as “World Famous Oatmeal Cookies.”

Posts by Ellen Rogers

What Causes Glass Shower Doors to Explode

September 28, 2020

There’s nothing like a nice, hot shower after a long, busy workday. But just as you’re rinsing away the stress of the day … CRASH! Your glass shower door explodes into what seems like millions of tiny pieces. Why did your glass shower door explode without warning? Cases of glass shower doors—and even other types […]

How to Replace Your RV Glass Shower Door

July 13, 2020

From the mountains to the beaches and everywhere in between, you’ve seen it all in your recreational vehicle (RV). It’s truly your home away from home. And since you’re spending so much time in it, your RV should feel like a home, too. Just as upgrades, renovations and ongoing maintenance are part of traditional home […]

How to Get Scratches out of Your Windows

May 1, 2020

Windows bring in natural light, fresh air and help improve the overall comfort of your home. So it’s no surprise that upgrading your home’s windows is one of the best investments you can make. But what happens when your sparkling, clear windows are scratched? Your beautiful views go from clean and pristine to dull and […]

Should I Repair or Replace the Windows in My Home?

April 8, 2020

Repair or replace? That’s a common question when it comes to a lot of broken things we own. Windows are no exception. Many homeowners wonder when to repair or replace their windows. When something goes wrong or isn’t working, replacement might be the first thing that comes to mind. However, in many cases, repair is […]

Mirror Lighting Options

March 6, 2020

Mirror lighting can transform it into something completely different. From a design standpoint, it can help jazz up a living or dining room space. Mirror lighting can also help improve reflection. Mirror can create a nice feature or design element in most any room. Using mirror in your home’s design can help make the space […]

What’s an Infinity Mirror and How Can I Use One in My Home?

January 7, 2020

Mirrors today come in a wide range of shapes, sizes and styles. But how about those wild infinity mirrors, and how can you use one in your home? They’re usually colorful displays that appear virtually endless, as though they’re traveling through infinity. While it might sound a bit out of this world, infinity mirrors can also be used in your home.

What is Colored Mirror Glass?

December 13, 2019

Mirror glass creates a unique visual aesthetic, and for a completely different look, colored mirrors can bring even more style to enhance your living space. Learn more about mirror glass, how it's made, and color options from antique to bright pops of red and pink.

How to Prevent Foggy Windows and Doors

October 9, 2019

Moisture on your door or window glass might seem concerning, but it's not necessarily a bad thing. Sometimes the case for foggy windows and doors is one that’s easy to prevent.

Does a Walk-In Shower Need a Door?

August 12, 2019

A walk-in shower can create a spa-like bathroom. Wondering if a walk-in shower needs a door? There are many options that do, and don't need a door. Browse the various options for walk-in showers and learn about using glass for showers with and without doors.

What is the Standard Size of a Shower?

August 5, 2019

The bathroom is a good place to start your home improvement project. Knowing the standard size of the various shower types will help you pick one that's right for your space.