The Construction of the Double Height Vertical Sash Window and minimal windows 4+ Opening

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Discover the process behind the construction of the oversized sliding façade at the IQ Glass glazing showroom.   When the new IQ Glass showroom was redesigned, a double height glass façade stretching 6.5 metres tall was designed as part of the exterior design. The frameless structural glass façade sits next to an opening where a […]

The Future of Conservatories

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Using thermally broken structural glazing to create modern alternatives to the traditional conservatories.   The Times have printed an article detailing how climate rules have altered the future of traditional conservatories, with a move away from conservatories due to the regulations that have been designed to prevent houses from overheating in the warmer months. Changes […]

Our Lead Times

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Please find our updated lead times below.  This is a constantly updated webpage. The lead times shown can change at any time and are offered as a guide only. The dates shown apply from the sign off of approved and signed off drawings.     Typical lead times:  minimal windows®  10-12 weeks   panoramah!®  12-14 weeks […]

Vertical Sash Windows FAQ

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A guide to vertical sash windows where we answer your frequently asked questions.   Vertical sash windows are the vertical version of sliding glass doors, designed as a contemporary window system that is perfect for utilising the oversized glazing trend. These sliding window systems are perfect for contemporary new build and renovation projects, creating double […]

Innovative Frameless Shaped Window Designs With Structural Glazing

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How to achieve bespoke shaped windows with frameless structural glazing.   IQ’s unique Invisio system – the UK’s first thermally broken structural glazing system – enables architects to work with unrivalled flexibility when designing bespoke structural glass solutions. Structural glass products range from eaves windows to structural glass bridges, however, frameless shaped windows are arguably the […]

What is Biophilic Design and How Can Glazing Help?

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How to use glazing to achieve a biophilic architectural design  Biophilic design started as an interior design trend, based around forging a strong connection to nature from within the home, incorporating living plants and natural materials. The trend has grown steadily and evolved into an architectural trend as well as an interior trend, using large […]