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Kyra Thompson

AUTHOR BIO

Kyra Thompson is the editorial assistant for USGlass magazine and Door and Window Market [DWM] magazine. She earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism with a minor in Cinematic Arts from Liberty University where she wrote for the school newspaper. She also helped start and run an independent-student-run news site.

Kyra enjoys her hometown but also has fun traveling whenever the opportunity arises. She loves the arts and spends most evenings teaching dance. When not dancing, Kyra can also be found singing and acting.

Posts by Kyra Thompson

Trick or Treat: Damage-Free Halloween Decorating

October 29, 2020

Don't suffer from holiday decorating casualities. Everything you need to know about decorating without damaging your doors and windows this Halloween.

Picking the Perfect Vanity Mirror

February 3, 2020

Vanity mirrors are an essential piece of any bathroom. We explore shapes, styles and sizes to help you determine the perfect fit for your bathroom. Find out what you need to know to choose the perfect mirror for your vanity.

What Is the Value of My Antique Mirror and Should I Restore It?

February 3, 2020

How old does a mirror need to be to qualify as antique? What is the value of antique mirrors? Are they worth restoring? Find out the answers to these questions and more as we discuss antique mirrors.

A Guide to Mirror Styles

January 23, 2020

A mirror, whether framed or simple wall glass, is one of the most dynamic pieces of artwork you can place in a room. Mirrors come in a variety of styles - frames, glass, shapes, sizes and placement, so how do you choose what mirror style is best for you? Learn how with our mirror styles guide.

What You Need to Know about Mirror Frames

January 23, 2020

Mirrors are a wonderful addition to a room’s décor. They make a room feel more spacious and bright. The frame of a mirror has the potential to dictate the aesthetic of the entire piece. Learn what you need to know about mirror frames!

Should You Restore or Replace Old Windows?

November 20, 2019

There is something very special about the presence of an old window and the character it adds to a home. Learn about the pros & cons of restoring vs. replacing old and historic windows.

Can Glass Prevent Sun Damage?

October 23, 2019

Sun damage can be harmful to your health and property. While basic glass doesn't stop UV rays, there are ways to prevent penetration.

Re-purposed Renovation ideas

September 2, 2019

Have you ever thought about decorating your new kitchen or bathroom with old clothes? While it may not be the most appealing décor option at first glance, there is actually good-reason to reconsider the idea if you’re planning an eco-friendly home renovation project in the future.

Kyra Thompson

Picking the Perfect Vanity Mirror

Vanity mirrors are an essential piece of any bathroom. We explore shapes, styles and sizes to help you determine the perfect fit for your bathroom. Find out what you need to know to choose the perfect mirror for your vanity.

Read More

A Guide to Mirror Styles

A mirror, whether framed or simple wall glass, is one of the most dynamic pieces of artwork you can place in a room. Mirrors come in a variety of styles – frames, glass, shapes, sizes and placement, so how do you choose what mirror style is best for you? Learn how with our mirror styles guide.

Read More

What You Need to Know about Mirror Frames

Mirrors are a wonderful addition to a room’s décor. They make a room feel more spacious and bright. The frame of a mirror has the potential to dictate the aesthetic of the entire piece. Learn what you need to know about mirror frames!

Read More

Re-purposed Renovation ideas

Have you ever thought about decorating your new kitchen or bathroom with old clothes? While it may not be the most appealing décor option at first glance, there is actually good-reason to reconsider the idea if you’re planning an eco-friendly home renovation project in the future.

Read More

Glass Dictionary

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