Doors - Pilkingtonhttps://www.pilkington.com/en/global/residential-applications/glass-applications/doorsDoors The use of glass in both external and internal doors can provide added light to your home without sacrificing safety, security or privacy. They also offer the possibility of a wide range of decorative effects. External doors such as patio doors and French doors can also benefit from self-cleaning glass. Product categories relevant for doorsPilkington Optiwhite™https://www.pilkington.com/en/global/products/product-categories/special-applications/pilkington-optiwhitePilkington Optiwhite™ is the ideal solution for glass doors, glass partitions, glass stairs, balustrades, and more. Interior glazing is increasingly popular in commercial and residential buildings in order to allow natural light to flow throughout the building or as a design feature.Doors - Pilkingtonhttps://www.pilkington.com/en/global/commercial-applications/glass-applications/doorsGlass Doors The entrance to a building is an opportunity to make a statement about the building or the client. With glass the entrance can be open and inviting but at the same time glass can be used to control access, provide impact resistance including security, and be an element in the energy strategy of the building.Pilkington OptiShower™https://www.pilkington.com/en/global/products/product-categories/special-applications/pilkington-optishowerPilkington OptiShower™. Over time, glass exposed to water, heat and humidity can corrode, reducing its natural transparency and aesthetics. Pilkington OptiShower™ is a durable, on-line coated clear float glass designed to prevent surface corrosion when exposed to water, moisture and humid environments.. Pilkington OptiShower™ can be further treated for additional functionality by shower ...What is Energy-efficient Glazing? - Pilkingtonhttps://www.pilkington.com/en/global/residential-applications/types-of-glass/energy-efficient-glass/what-is-energy-efficient-glazing/Energy-efficient glazing is the term used to describe the double glazing or triple glazing used in modern windows in homes. Unlike the original single glazing or old double glazing, energy-efficent glazing incorporates low-emissivity coated glass to prevent heat escaping through the windows.Pilkington Screen Printed Glasshttps://www.pilkington.com/en/global/products/product-categories/decoration/pilkington-screen-printed-glassPilkington Screen Printed Glass can be used in wide variety of applications including doors, bus shelters, telephone kiosks, display signs etc, in addition to the more traditional glazing of partitions, windows and facades.Guarding and protection: how to specify glass barriers - Pilkingtonhttps://www.pilkington.com/en/global/news-insights/latest/guarding-and-protection-how-to-specify-glass-barriers10 Dec 2019 Designing glass for use in barriers can appear complex at first, with a number of safety and technical measures to take into consideration. In this article we explain the design principles behind some of the most common glass barriers. The use of glass barriers is a common feature of modern architecture.Low-emissivity Glass - Pilkingtonhttps://www.pilkington.com/en/global/residential-applications/types-of-glass/energy-efficient-glass/low-emissivity-glassLow-e glass is essential for rooms or buildings with a high proportion of windows or glass doors, such as conservatories and sun rooms. The use of low-e glazing helps to retain heat even in winter, allowing you to comfortably use these rooms for more months of the year.Specifying for protection: Safety and Security Glass - Pilkingtonhttps://www.pilkington.com/en/global/news-insights/latest/specifying-for-protection-safety-and-security-glassGlass in doors, door side panels, and partitions, as well as low windows and low-level glass in walls are all considered to be ‘critical locations’ and require the installation of safety glass. These areas of glazing, typically in access locations, are the most likely to cause accident or injury should the glass break.Pilkington Pyrostop®https://www.pilkington.com/en/global/products/product-categories/fire-protection/pilkington-pyrostopPilkington Pyrostop® is ideal for use in transparent fire walls, windows (special application), doors, screens, partitions and façades as well as for horizontal applications (roof and inclined glazing).