Glass façades in a residential property allow glass to be used in large uninterrupted areas often creating a dramatic statement. The glass can be installed in a system based on aluminium or steel profiles or as a point fixed structural glazing system such as Pilkington Planar™.

Our product portfolio ensures a designer/architect can control every aspect of the performance of the glass facade, from thermal insulation to solar-control, yet allowing the designer to maintain their creativity.

The Pilkington Suncool™ range combines both thermal properties with some of the lowest Ug values achievable with solar-control properties. Whilst our Pilkington Activ™ range offers both self-cleaning and solar-control properties, and when combine with a low-e glass as the inner pane of the insulating glass unit, is the perfect solution glass facades in residential properties.