What is Biophilic Design and How Can Glazing Help?

floor to ceiling glass walls for uninterrupted views in biophilic architecture

How to use glazing to achieve a biophilic architectural design  Biophilic design started as an interior design trend, based around forging a strong connection to nature from within the home, incorporating living plants and natural materials. The trend has grown steadily and evolved into an architectural trend as well as an interior trend, using large […]

Sliding Doors With Hidden Track Curtains

Contemporary bedroom with concealed curtain track over glass walls

Add a soft edge to minimalist glazing installations Large elevations of slim framed or frameless glass designs are the epitome of luxury, allowing floods of light into interior living spaces and boasting uninterrupted views of the surrounding environment. When specifying these systems, solar control and privacy are two factors that must be considered at the […]

Descending Window Systems in Action

Open corner swiss HIRT descending windows

Luxury living IQ is proud to reveal one of their new projects, showcasing a flawless descending structural window system in action. Oozing luxury and elegant simplicity, this Hollywood home features descending window systems to forge a strong connection between the lounge and their outdoor swimming pool area. The large descending glass facade frames 3 sides […]

What To Consider When Specifying Structural Glass

A wall of structural glass with a single sliding minimal window to the right.

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 […]

Silver House Shortlisted for RIBA Stephen Lawrence Prize

silver house new build in wales

Silver House by Hyde+Hyde has been shortlisted for yet another architectural award! Silver House features lots of elements of modern architectural glazing from IQ Glass including our minimal windows sliding glass doors along with various elements of bespoke structural glazing. The new build home in Wales has already received recognition from the Royal Society of […]