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Roof Glazing - Pilkington

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Roof Glazing Creating a light well by using glass in the roof is a popular way of introducing light to central areas of a building. In addition to the normal considerations of thermal and solar-control, we need to consider the safety of the overhead glazing. If the glass forms part of an accessible roof area then it may need to be treated as a glass floor. For overhead glazing there is not a ...

Conservatory Roof Replacement - Pilkington

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Conservatory Roof Replacement; Replacement Glazing; Conservatory Roof Replacement . Transform your conservatory in just one day with a new glass roof Transform your conservatory with a glass roof and enhance your home Replacing your old plastic or glass conservatory roof with a new Pilkington Activ™ Self-cleaning glass roof can have a tremendous effect on the way your conservatory looks ...

Structural Glazing Systems |Pilkington Planar™

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Pilkington Planar™ structural glazing system provides a flush glass surface by utilising stainless steel fittings housed in countersunk holes to fix the glass facade back to the structure instead of using the more conventional framed systems. The result is a fully engineered system with the minimum of structure and the maximum visual clarity. A silicone seal between adjacent panels provides ...

Thermal Insulation - Pilkington

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By replacing single glazed window glass with thermally insulated windows containing Pilkington energiKare™ double glazing units, the amount of energy lost can be reduced by up to 75% and heating bills lowered by up to 20% each year. Significant savings can also be achieved by upgrading old double glazed windows which were installed before regulations were significantly tightened in 2002 ...

Structural Glazing - Pilkington

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Overview Pilkington Planar™ systems remain the world’s market leader for structural glazing systems.With its unrivalled stability and safety, this innovative product allows architects to build entire structures out of glass, allowing architects design flexibility to create bright and highly attractive working environments, with more light and a greater feeling of space.

Curtain Wall - Pilkington

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Roof Glazing; Shopfront; Stairs; Windows; Glass Furniture ; Curtain Wall The curtain wall method of glazing allows glass to be used in large uninterrupted areas creating consistent attractive facades. The flexibility in choice of Pilkington products allows the designer to control every aspect of the performance from thermal to solar considerations and ultimately the design statement for the ...

Pilkington K Glass™ Range

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The UK’s leading energy-efficient glass brand. Range Overview. Pilkington K Glass™ is the UK’s leading thermal glass brand. Established for over 21 years and easily stocked, processed and installed, it has become the trusted solution for meeting Building Regulations concerning energy efficiency.

Wind and Snow Load - Pilkington

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For snow loads refer to BS5516-2 Patent glazing and sloping glazing for buildings and BS6399-3. The angle of glazing places additional stress on the glass. After a certain point snow is likely to settle on the glass and apply a constant load. The ability of glass to withstand stress changes with the duration of the load. Snow load and the self weight of the glass provide extra challenges. In ...

Pilkington Decoration range

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Ideal for use in doors, partitions, roof glazing and external walls where a combination of aesthetic and functional needs are required. Pilkington Spandrel Glass. A range of options for use with curtain wall applications that allow the entire building exterior to be fully glazed by covering construction elements in non-vision areas such as the edges of floor slabs. Pilkington Texture Glass ...