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 […]

Rooftop Gardens and Glazing

urban roof terrace design withh aluminium framed glass entrance

See how our glazing systems can be used to create modern rooftop gardens.   Rooftop gardens are in high demand, and it’s easy to see why. With living space becoming an increasingly precious commodity, installing a roof garden is the perfect way for residents to transform an undesirable and unused part of their home into a […]

A Guide to Natural Light in Architectural Design  

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Introduction Ensuring plenty of natural light is key in the design of any home, whether this is incorporated from the start in a ground-up new build project, or in an extension added down the line. We’ve seen increasing amounts of research showing the positive impact of light on health, as well as home trends zoning […]

What To Consider When Specifying Structural Glass

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When looking to include structural glass on any project there are various elements of design, logistics and specification that you will need to keep in mind. The design and installation of structural glazing is not a simple process. Each installation has to be painstakingly detailed and designed. The glazing company you choose should have an […]

How to Achieve an Industrial Design with Modern Performance

slim framed thermally broken steel windows

IQ’s Mondrian® Window system recreates the traditional appearance of slim framed steel windows in an industrial loft style design, with thermally broken metal frame for an excellent thermal performance. The slim steel windows exceed all modern performance requirements meeting Building Regulations criteria and energy efficiency ratings of A+.               […]

The Complete Guide To Design Options for Structural Glass Roofs

glass roof over basement

Design Options for Structural Glass Roofs Flat structural glass roofs and rooflights are a popular and timeless element to modern architectural designs. The bespoke nature of these frameless installations means that glass roofs can in any number of shapes, sizes and designs. Structural glass roofs and roof lights are designed with no integral frame; instead, […]