Why specify bi-folding doors for residential properties?

Internal and External bifolding doors It is often difficult to choose which type of door system is best for a project; the usual debate is whether to specify sliding doors or bifolds. Bi-folding doors are a popular option for modern living spaces where the homeowners want to develop the connection between the indoors and outdoor […]

4 Ways to Create a Wall of Glass that Disappears

sinking glass wall to home build

Modern architecture is gripped with the notion of connecting the inside and the outside, internal-external living spaces, merging the inside and out…. The various ways this design technique is described is almost endless. Glass is, obviously, one of the most popular ways in which architects and designers try to connect these spaces. Its see-through nature […]

Picking the Right Patio Door for Your Project

two pane minimal window patio door

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 […]

Aberystwyth Band Stand Architectural Glazing Installation

New Band Stand Installation in Aberystwyth Using Aluminium Bi-fold Doors IQ Glass North’s team of installers  have been battling the elements during the architectural glazing installation of aluminium bi folding doors and aluminium casement windows at Aberystwyth Band Stand. Our highly skilled installers and dedicated project manager oversaw and ran the installation. The installation, as […]

All you need to know about Flush Threshold Drainage

Creating a threshold drainage (step free with no level changes) across the base of rear opening doors is a very popular requirement for modern architectural designs. The inclusion of a level threshold from inside to outside effectively merges the internal and external living spaces by removing that level change. As attractive as this design element […]

In a Contemporary Design, How Can I Include White Frames in Windows and Doors?

Spiral House featuring, flush glazed bi fold doors and Innovare windows with white frames

In contemporary architectural design, dark greys seems to be the current colour of choice when designing the window and door elements of a build. These darker frame colours aren’t as harsh as black but create a slim, neat framing appearance. But white frames in windows and doors can be used effectively in contemporary designs when […]