There is a difference between the conventional shelves and glass floating shelves. Â There are new innovative concepts that are used in this type of shelves. These concepts make the shelves more useful not only in the exterior environment, but at the same time these shelves are equally good as an interior design of the house.
There are two major functionalities of glass floating shelves, first of all they are used as the storages but there is another aspect with which these glass shelves can be used. The architectural element of the glass shelves cannot be neglected because they give a different look to the designing concept of the interior.
There are different advantages that you can get with the glass floating shelves, the most important thing is that these shelves are extremely cheap and can be implemented even without the external help. The conventional shelves use the frames to be hanged onto the wall, without the frame there is no concept of using conventional frames. The hardware cost of the conventional shelves is the major difference here, the cost of the hardware cannot be neglected hence making the shelves extremely expensive.
However the glass shelves are very easy to install, there are two major components that are used to make the mirrors as fundamental part of wall. The mirror shelves can withstand a heavy load as well, the tongue and the groove used in the shelves makes it even more reliable. There are different shapes and the sizes in which these mirror shelves are available. You must have to decide that where you will be using the shelves and what kind of items you willÂ be placing on the mirror. The thikness of the shelves is another consideration here, the glass is also available in tempered form.