The Importance of Glass in Interior Design

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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 […]

Using Natural Light to Reduce CO2 Emissions

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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

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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 […]

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 Glass has 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 or […]

Roof Glazing CPD from IQ Glass – Register Today

Do you want to learn more about roof glazing, structural glass roofs, and opening rooflights? IQ are the UK’s leaders in architectural glazing and bring their high quality and unique glazing installations to projects all over the world. Our highly popular CPD program now includes a dedicated digital offering, providing a comprehensive overview of the […]

Invisio Structural Glazing Now Available Curved and Triple Glazed

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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

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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, […]

2020: A Year In Review

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The staff’s top projects, our company highlights and more 2020 has been an unpredictable year for everyone, with government guidelines and restrictions changing over the course of the year. Despite the unforeseen circumstances, IQ have continued to work at full capacity throughout and have completed numerous projects to an exceptional standard as well as hitting […]

MARS Automated Rooflight Launch: Common questions answered

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 The advantages of this bespoke rooflight system   IQ Glass are excited to announce the launch of our new Modern Automated Rooflight System – otherwise known as MARS. Engineered and manufactured by our factory here in the UK, this bespoke rooflight system has been designed to push the boundaries of the most adventurous residential and commercial […]