RIAS Summer Reception Sponsored by IQ Glass Scotland

RIAS summer reception architects

This year’s RIAS Summer Reception was sponsored by the Scotland regional division of IQ Glass The Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland threw its annual RIAS Summer Reception this month to honour the former and future presidents of the organization, Marjorie and Ian Appleton. Both presidents will be receiving the lifetime achievement award for the […]

Design Trend: Using Timber Solar Shading for Architectural Glazing

boathouse with timber solar shading wooden cladding

How timber solar shading solutions can be integrated with architectural glazing.  There are many ways to incorporate timber solar shading into a new build house design or enhance existing designs by including timber shading solutions in a renovation project. Timber is an extremely popular choice for use with architectural glazing, creating a contrast of materials and […]

Innovative Ways to Use Aluminium Glazing With Wooden Beams

aluminium glazing with wooden beams in barn conversion

There are many ways to combine aluminium glazing with wooden beams for a unique design Aluminium and timber are popular material choices when designing a contemporary new build, creating a contrast between modern and traditional elements of the building. From frameless architectural glazing or bespoke aluminium glazing with wooden beams to wooden flooring and slim […]

New Design Trend: Timber Cladding with Architectural Glazing

modern new build biophilic design with timber cladding and bespoke glazing

How to incorporate timber cladding to glass designs in modern architecture.    Combining timber cladding with architectural glazing has become an extremely popular trend within architecture, offering the opportunity to use contrasting materials for a completely unique design. Exposed timber beams are often paired with architectural glazing for an authentic finish, or to incorporate traditional elements […]

Glazing Trend: Architectural Bronze

slim framed sliding doors with architectural bronze frames

How to specify architectural bronze glazing and find the right finishing option for your project Architectural bronze has become a huge trend in glazing, growing in popularity in recent years. From contemporary new builds to home renovations, incorporating architectural bronze glazing can be used to maintain a more traditional design, or to introduce colour to […]

Billionaires Row Luxury Homes With Architectural Glazing

architectural glazing on the bishops avenue billionaires row

Projects on The Bishops Avenue, a.k.a Billionaires Row, With Architectural Glazing by IQ Glass.   The Bishops Avenue is a road in London that connects the North side of Hamstead Heath and East Finchley, considered to be one of the wealthiest streets in the world. Dubbed ‘Billionaires Row’ the avenue is known for its luxury […]

RSAW Revealing Wales – A Series Focusing on Architecture in Wales

royal society of architects wales series

The Royal Society of Architects Wales have completed their second short series, looking at some of the most stunning and unique architecture around Wales. The groundbreaking initiative from RSAW has now completed two seasons of project-based videos, showcasing extraordinary design. The aim of the RSAW Revealing Wales series is to capture the imagination of anyone […]