Frequently Asked Questions: minimal windows®

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How has the system been tested for performance? The minimal windows® system has been fully tested and certified at the Rosenheim Institute in Germany. IQ Glass have undertaken additional testing for Security, Air Permeability, Water Resistance and Resistance to Wind Load. How much does it cost? The price of a minimal window® must be calculated […]

Picking the Right Patio Door for Your Project

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The old-fashioned phrase ‘Patio Door’ conjures an image of a chunky uPVC door set and having to step up and over a base frame onto your external patio. This reality has long since passed with the advent of flush floor details, step-free access, modern framing design and the progression of slim framed door systems. Bifold […]

What to Consider When Installing Architectural Glass Doors | Part I

The main issues we come across as the world’s largest installer of slim framed sliding glass doors is how to ensure that these specialist sliding glass doors are able to be installed on site to your building program. At IQ Glass we are always transparent in regards to our lead times to ensure that architects […]

Brook Barn on Inside Out Homes TV Show

Rural Barn with Sliding Glass Doors To Create An Indoor-Outdoor Garden Office. The IQ Glass project ‘Brook Barn’ has recently been featured on a new TV design series on Channel 4 called ‘Inside Out Homes’. This series explores how homes can change when a house and garden are merged. The first episode of ‘Inside Out Homes’ […]

How to Use Structural Glass and Slim Framed Sliding Glass Doors Together

For projects looking for a minimal frame design to their glazing slim framed sliding glass doors are the first choice. With sightlines as slim as 21mm and a frameless finish at the head and base, the glass doors offer the perfect solution for the encouragement of internal-external merging; a popular design consideration for modern living […]