Using Natural Light to Reduce CO2 Emissions

Floor to ceiling sliding glass facade to international luxury home

How choosing the right window and door systems can impact your energy usage Natural light has long since been regarded as an essential rather than a luxury within any new build home project. In modern architecture, large elevations of oversized glazing are regarded as the ultimate luxury and interior design schemes often revolve around spaces […]

Design Trend: Internal Sliding Glass Doors

Slim sliding glass doors internal modern home

See why people are choosing modern sliding solutions over traditional hinged doors One interior design trend that has continued to increase in popularity over the last year is internal glazing. Glass balustrades, internal glass partitions and door systems are all extremely popular ways of incorporating glazing throughout the home. In the ever-changing landscape of interior […]

Luxury 5 Bedroom Home with IQ Glazing in Newcastle for Sale

modern house in newscastle with large glazing at night

IQ’s prestigious and award-winning glazing project Edge Hill is now listed for sale with Sanderson Young. The architecturally designed 5-bedroom home is situated in the exclusive area of Darras Hall in Ponteland and showcases an excellent example of architectural glazing in Newcastle. The building was designed by Sutherland Hussey Architects with minimal architectural glazing from […]

The Invisio Floating Glass Beam

An innovative application for our in house developed structural glazing system Using structural glass, in the form of our in house structural glazing system Invisio, IQ have developed an innovative new way of supporting glass roof structures. Maintaining the most minimal design possible, the new floating glass beam concept eliminates the need for glass fins […]

Invisio Structural Glazing Now Available Curved and Triple Glazed

Large structural glass facade to luxury new build home

IQ’s exclusive thermally broken structural glazing system has been updated to allow even further flexibility for architectural designs. The frameless structural glass system was the first thermally broken structural glazing system in the UK, expertly designed by the team at IQ to address all typical installation and specification issues of structural glazing. By integrating a […]

Types of House Extensions

4.5m tall sliding glass doors to kitchen extension

From glass boxes to basement renovations: a guide to house extension design ideas The ‘don’t move, improve!’ trend has seen homeowners increasingly turn to renovating and extending their homes, rather than looking to buy elsewhere. And for good reason – there is a huge range of different options when it comes to extending a home, […]

What Goes Into The Full Glazing Package

Jura House Glass Courtyard

Things to consider as part of your glazing package Bespoke Shaped Glazing When specifying a glass installation, unique shapes and sizes can be achieved. The bespoke nature of structural glazing means we can construct specialised designs in impressive sizes. Gable end windows are a popular choice for contemporary homes, following the roofline and letting a […]

Luxury Houses

Modern new build home with structural glazing

What goes into creating these unique builds? IQ Glass are the UK’s leaders in architectural glazing, known for challenging the norm and pushing boundaries to create specialized, innovative homes. Our systems are designed to be flexible, adapting to each brief and any specific requirements. Luxury today has a whole new meaning, with more demand for […]

Using architectural glazing to create a Paragraph 79 House

new build home with frameless glazing

How to build a new home in the countryside – a guide to glazing design under Paragraph 79 Self-building a home to meet the stringent P79 criteria requires both a great deal of careful planning, as well as hunting for exceptionally performing materials and products. This article explores some of the key aspects to consider when choosing […]