Glass is not just for windows and mirrors.
Consider glass for doors, shower enclosures, and skylights.
Our windows provide natural light and ventilation, and can also be used for energy efficiency. Doors, including sliding glass doors, can provide a seamless transition between indoor and outdoor spaces. Shower enclosures and tub surrounds can add a modern touch to bathrooms and make them more functional. Mirrors can be used to create the illusion of a larger space and enhance natural light. Skylights can bring natural light into areas of the home that may not have windows.
Bring highlights of skylights and floor to ceiling doors to your new home.
Add mirrors to increase spaciousness.
Reduction in condensation adds to warmth in winter.
Sunlight filters keeps you cooler in summer.
If ambient external noise is an issue, here is an elegant solution
You can have both worlds of increased light in to your home and greater pricacy.