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 […]

Get the Look: Hermitage Lane

Aluminium Windows and Sliding Doors on Heritage Lane Project

IQ installed aluminium windows and sliding doors along with frameless glass balustrades, conservation rooflights and walk-on floor lights onto these residential new build properties in London. Aluminium windows were installed onto the front and rear of the building to provide natural light intake and ventilation into each of the spaces on the higher levels of the […]

Get the Look: Water End House

Water End House by IQ Glass

IQ Glass installed slim framed sliding glass doors, frameless effect rooflights, an aluminium window and door and structural glass walls onto this new build in Hertfordshire. Installing the 21mm framed sliding glass doors alongside frameless structural glass created fully glazed walls of glass, perfect for maximising light intake and providing incredible views of the homeowner’s […]

Get the Look: Winter Hill

IQ Glass Project Infographic Winter Hill

Contemporary Extension to Traditional Home IQ Glass installed slim framed glass sliding doors onto the contemporary extension with glass balustrades installed on the roof top terrace. A structural glass roof was also installed to provide natural light to the basement. Contact Information: +44(0)1494 722 880 hello@iqglassuk.com The Courtyard Showroom, Sky House, Raans Road, Amersham HP6 […]

How to Cover Steel Supports

N7 Rear 2

When creating a structural glass box or façade which includes some opening elements, a steel supporting member may be required around these openings, to support the surrounding glass and to create a low deflection opening for slim framed doors or windows to sit within. Part of the design aspect for IQ is designing and detailing […]

How to Improve Natural Light in Narrow Properties

How to Improve Natural Light in Narrow Properties

Using Architectural Glazing to Maximise Natural Light In locations such as central London, many of the high-end residential homes are narrow, terraced properties. Introducing natural light in narrow properties can be difficult, however, there are many ways this can be achieved.   The architecture and layout of the home play a key role in this, […]

Stuctural Glazing Loft Extension Project: Bryanston Mews

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 […]