Entries by Anna Carruthers

Internal Glass Balustrade Regulations Explained

Internal glass balustrades have dual purposes. Their sleek lines and innate elegance ensure they’re the perfect complement to modern homes/offices and period properties alike. For an added wow factor, colour or etched designs can be applied to the glass surface. However, as well as looking incredible, they also play an important safety role, protecting people […]

How To Fit Glass Stair Panels

If you’re thinking of taking the DIY approach and want to learn how to fit glass stair panels, this is a good place to start. Whether you’re using a clamp or channel system, we’ll guide you through the basics. How To Fit Glass Stair Panels The Importance Of Measuring Twice At Glass & Stainless, all […]

Choosing Your Stainless Steel Glass Canopy Fittings

Choosing your stainless steel glass canopy fittings is important for both achieving a perfect finish and ensuring that the structure is safe and secure. For most standard glass canopies you will be able to purchase a suitable mounting kit containing everything you need. For bespoke stainless steel and glass canopies, it may be necessary to […]

Stainless Steel Balustrade Components: What Do You Need?

Posts and Bases Handrail and Supports Glass Clamps Wire The number and type of stainless steel balustrade components that you require will vary in accordance with the style of balustrade system you have chosen. For instance, glass balustrades and wire balustrades will need different stainless steel fixtures and fittings. Below, we have produced a list […]

How To Order Bespoke Glass Online

Consider The Type Of Glass Measure Multiple Times Use The Glass & Stainless Calculator Plan The Installation Ask For Help How To Order Bespoke Glass Online Consider The Type Of Glass What is it that you are trying to achieve with you bespoke glass panels? The answer to this question will have a huge impact […]

Advantages Of Using Toughened Glass Panels Cut To Size

If you’re purchasing a bespoke glass panel cut to size for use as architectural glazing, it will almost certainly be made from toughened glass. Whether you’re creating a glass door, floor or wall, they all use toughened glass. But why? In short, because it offers improved safety and far greater strength than standard annealed glass. […]

How To Choose The Right Skylight For Your Property

If you’re wondering how to choose the right skylight for your property, look no further. We’ve compiled a list of everything you need to know about selecting a skylight that will provide a comfortable amount of light and warmth, with the possibility of additional ventilation as well. Skylights are an excellent option for reducing your […]

Choosing A Slip-Resistant Glass Floor

When you’re choosing a slip-resistant glass floor, there’s a lot to think about. Alongside all the practical considerations around UK building standards and slip-resistant ratings, you also need to contemplate your preferred finish. There are several different methods for improving the slip-resistance of a glass floor and each has a unique impact on the appearance […]

Why Glass Partitions Are Perfect For The Home, Not Just The Office

Offices across the UK make excellent use of glass partitions, dividing up the workspace without compromising on light levels or style. Those same qualities could prove highly beneficial in a residential property but few people give glass partitions much thought when planning their interior decor. At Glass & Stainless, we’d like to see that change. […]