This staircase in a Chicago high-rise duplex is 99 percent glass: glass walls, glass treads, glass guardrails. Only the hand rail and steel connections are a different material. The choice of a glass staircase means light can filter from one floor to the other.
Splurging on a brass faucet can give you a look you love. Think beyond the standard stainless steel or nickel fixtures and go for something bold. A brass faucet may wind up costing a bit more, but it’s bound to make a dramatic impact.