Rear Extension to South West London Home Three sets of slim framed sliding glass doors and a frameless rooflight were installed onto this home to provide impressive amounts of natural light and to provide easy access to the garden area. These doors create a dynamic movement through the new open plan living space. Vertical light […]
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 […]
When looking at attracting light into a space from above there are many different design options, performance considerations and fixing types that need to be thought through.
The first, and simplest, design option is a single fixed rooflight, this can be installed upon an upstand with the external panel of glass stepped over the edges of the upstand and back painted, hiding all fixings and construction.
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, […]
Bringing light into our homes seems to be something of a north European obsession. Is it something to do with the long, dark days of winter? Or perhaps it is part of the shift towards open plan living, where wide, clear spaces, flooded with light, tend to be the norm. Whatever the reasons behind this […]
Titlark IQ Glass designed, detailed and installed this structural glass box to a large detached home in Ascot. The residential property has fantastic rear views over the neighbouring Sunningdale Golf Club and makes the most of it with the large structural glass conservatory and glazed balcony to the centre rear of the house. The glass […]
IQ are proud to say that one of our clients, Studio Egret West, have been nominated for the prestigious RIBA Sterling Award for their work on Park Hill residential project in Sheffield. The project has already won the RIBA National Award 2013 for Yorkshire and continues to turn heads within the architectural community. Contact IQ […]
This residential project from CB Architects incorporated a unique configuration of IQ’s Minimal sliding doors as the focal point of this rear element. Minimal detailing was a key element on this project, hidden elements and frameless finishing. Minimal Sliders were preferred for this very reason with their slim sightlines across the whole system. The first […]
IQ Glass provided a full glazing package to this residential roof terrace and refurbishment in London. As with most properties in this area of London space is like gold dust and this traditional Mews property was no exception. The extension and refurbishment of this roof and loft space provided an excellent addition to the useable […]
Spotlight on: Structural Glass Glass as a structural element – design engineering ‘Structural Glass’ can be as small as a rooflight and as large as a full glass box extension. All of IQ’s structural elements are bespoke, and designed and tailored to suit each project and design intent. The benefits of a large expanse of […]