Double Height Glass Wall Construction at the New IQ Showroom

high glazed facade of the new IQ Glass showroom

The design and installation process for the double height structural glass wall at the newly renovated IQ Glass showroom. Structural glass walls are an excellent addition to any high-end residential project. The minimal design offers panoramic views of the outdoors whilst simultaneously allowing in a vast amount of natural light. Highly glazed home designs and […]

Vertical Sash Windows FAQ

vertical sash window in contemporary new build home

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

frameless shaped window in indoor swimming pool area

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?

floor to ceiling glass walls for uninterrupted views in biophilic architecture

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 […]

The New Exclusive H.E.R.A (Hi-Spec Electric Rooflight Automation)

Hi Spec Electric Rooflight Automation

Everything You Need To Know About The H.E.R.A Automated Rooflight IQ Glass has designed a new automated rooflight system to provide roof access and enhance the interior design of residential properties. HERA stands for high specification electric rooflight automation and the system can be specified in a range of applications for complete suitability to its […]

Steel Glazing FAQ’s

oversized steel framed glazing with a modern and minimal framing

Find the answers to our most asked questions about steel-framed glazing. Steel glazing systems are extremely popular for achieving a modern industrial design, as well as preserving the original charm of more traditional properties. Glazing technologies have allowed us to engineer thermally broken steel frames, resulting in steel glazing systems that surpass modern performance requirements […]

The Importance of Glass in Interior Design

modern house design with large glass walls newcastle

How your glazing choices can impact the overall interior design of a home The importance of natural light in architectural designs is amongst the highest priority when starting a new build or renovation project.  There are endless advantages to specifying large elevations of glass, including reducing the CO2 emissions of a home. Equally as important […]

Reduce CO2 Emissions Effectively With Natural Light

Floor to ceiling sliding glass facade to international luxury home

How choosing the right specialist glazing systems can impact your energy usage and reduce CO2 emissions With a move toward sustainable building design, changes to building regulations and the government’s plans to cut carbon emissions, finding ways to reduce CO2 emissions in homes has become an increasingly hot topic. One way to do this is […]