Glass Tops for Wood Furniture

Glass Tops for Wood Furniture

Enhanced beauty and protection through quality crystal clear or specialty tinted glass. Glass table tops for conference tables, desks, credenzas, coffee tables, bedroom furniture and dining tables make American Glass Top your clear decision.

American Glass Top Company is the foremost authority for glass furniture tops for generations.

Glass Tops for Wood Furniture in Greater Chicagoland.

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Conference Room Glass Tops


The rich, warm look of a high quality wood conference table is almost always the central focal point in any well appointed executive office or board room.

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Glass Tops for Wood Furniture


Tough plate glass cut to fit perfectly. Available in clear, ultra invisi-glass or smoked bronze invisi-glass, which blends beautifully with darker colored furniture. Available with contemporary flat polished edges or more traditional beveled edges.

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Back Painted Glass


Available in a veritable rainbow of colors, back painted glass can be used as glass furniture tops where a completely new look is desired or a damaged surface can be covered up without refinishing hassles.

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Be Prepared for What Can Go Terribly Wrong at Meetings


Successful meetings are essential to any strong business venture. Consistently running taut, productive staff meetings can gain you a lot of clout among your superiors – and the affection of your coworkers.

On the flipside, if you mess up a meeting, the outcome can be disastrous. If you can’t seem to get the technology to work right, you’re going to look unprepared to your coworkers in the room and the clients hanging on the other line. If you tell the clients one time but the project team leader another time – who conveniently went out for lunch that day – good luck fumbling their presentation based off a half-finished PowerPoint.

But those are just basics. There are some ways that meetings can go terribly awry that even a grizzled middle manager can miss.

Not tracking how many people will be in attendance

Say you use the same conference room for most meetings at your office. It seems to suit every business department well for staff meetings.

If you’ll be hosting a whole other company’s business unit – in addition to a unit of your own – then that otherwise ambidextrous conference room isn’t so useful anymore. You want to avoid making anyone stand during long meetings if you can help it.

If you can’t find a better room, don’t do the intern the indignity of dragging four or more chairs across the office floor to the conference room right after things got started – make sure they’re in the room ahead of time.

Check for food allergies

Food allergies are becoming more and more common. Well, to be accurate, more and more people are becoming aware they have food allergies in the first place.

If you’re ordering catering for a meeting with new clients, make it a point to check ahead of time for some of the most common types of allergies and diets. These include whether anyone is gluten-free, vegetarian, has a nut allergy or is lactose intolerant.

This may seem simple, but you’d be astonished how many people forget this step when preparing for meetings.

Not just lunch – all the food

From the meeting manager’s perspective, offering snacks and coffee is essential because they can help raise blood sugar levels among attendees and wake people up in the morning via caffeine.

But just like our previous tip, make sure you have something that anyone can eat. If you use a revolving stash of granola bars for meetings, guess what – a lot of them have nuts in them or wheat, which make up two of the most common food allergies. Offer only caffeinated coffee? If any of your attendees have high blood pressure, they’re out of luck.

You may have the philosophy that if you serve something someone can’t eat, then they’re just not going to get to join in the fun. But in today’s business environment – and toxic food supply – that’s just outdated thinking. You’ve got to have something for everyone, otherwise you’ll just be seen as behind-the-times.

Ready to take things to the next level?

Make your meeting rooms irresistible by adding a conference table donned with one of our custom-made glass tops. Contact us online or by shooting us an email. You can also call us anytime at 1-800-793-1011.


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