6 Examples of Glazing for a Home on a Sloping Site

home on sloping site in weymouth

Maximising views on tricky sloping building sites When a house is located on a sloping site there are always logistical challenges and complexities, but the possible views are amazing. The proper use of architectural glazing on a sloping site home offers excellent opportunity to maximise views from the elevated site position. Below are some brilliant […]

Design Trend: Using Timber Posts with Architectural Glazing

timber posts and glazing

Incorporating timber posts and architectural glazing into modern architecture A design you see time and again in modern architecture is the combination of rustic timber posts with architectural glazing. The combination of these two materials in the same installation or structure brings the best of both from each material, offering a warm texture from the […]

Architectural Glazing in Cornwall

architectural glazing in Cornwall sustainable new build

Cornwall is known for being one of the UK’s most beautiful locations, with many areas overlooking sandy beaches and stunning seafront views. IQ Glass have worked on a number of luxury new build home projects in Cornwall, with a dedicated regional division based in Taunton who are on hand to provide architectural glazing in Cornwall.  […]

Design Trend: Using Timber Solar Shading for Architectural Glazing

boathouse with timber solar shading wooden cladding

How timber solar shading solutions can be integrated with architectural glazing.  There are many ways to incorporate timber solar shading into a new build house design or enhance existing designs by including timber shading solutions in a renovation project. Timber is an extremely popular choice for use with architectural glazing, creating a contrast of materials and […]

Innovative Ways to Use Aluminium Glazing With Wooden Beams

aluminium glazing with wooden beams in barn conversion

There are many ways to combine aluminium glazing with wooden beams for a unique design Aluminium and timber are popular material choices when designing a contemporary new build, creating a contrast between modern and traditional elements of the building. From frameless architectural glazing or bespoke aluminium glazing with wooden beams to wooden flooring and slim […]

New Design Trend: Timber Cladding with Architectural Glazing

modern new build biophilic design with timber cladding and bespoke glazing

How to incorporate timber cladding to glass designs in modern architecture.    Combining timber cladding with architectural glazing has become an extremely popular trend within architecture, offering the opportunity to use contrasting materials for a completely unique design. Exposed timber beams are often paired with architectural glazing for an authentic finish, or to incorporate traditional elements […]

Glazing Trend: Architectural Bronze

slim framed sliding doors with architectural bronze frames

How to specify architectural bronze glazing and find the right finishing option for your project Architectural bronze has become a huge trend in glazing, growing in popularity in recent years. From contemporary new builds to home renovations, incorporating architectural bronze glazing can be used to maintain a more traditional design, or to introduce colour to […]

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 […]