Guarding and protection: how to specify glass barriers - Pilkingtonhttps://www.pilkington.com/en/global/news-insights/latest/guarding-and-protection-how-to-specify-glass-barriersThe use of glass barriers is a common feature of modern architecture. They are used in the stairways and atria of many commercial and residential properties to provide a striking and aesthetically pleasing alternative to traditional building materials such as brick or wood.Pilkington 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.Stairs - Pilkingtonhttps://www.pilkington.com/en/global/interior-glass/stairsStairs Stairs Glass steps are essentially small glass floors with the exception that they are often supported an fewer sides. For information on the use of glass stairtreads please go the Glass floors section in the menu above. Popular glass products for use in stairs Pilkington Optilam™ Pilkington Optilam™ I Translucent WhiteInternal Partition - Pilkingtonhttps://www.pilkington.com/en/global/commercial-applications/glass-applications/internal-partitionStairs; Windows; Internal Partition Glass is an excellent choice for internal partitions. Not only does it allow light to penetrate further into a building but it can provide many other functions: acoustic attenuation - reduce noise levels between areas;Canopy - Pilkingtonhttps://www.pilkington.com/en/global/commercial-applications/glass-applications/canopyStairs Windows Glass Canopy A glass canopy provides an attractive and practical feature to a building. Usually placed outside entrance doors a canopy protects people entering the building, keeps the weather away from the doors and allows natural light through to the entrance area.Replacement Conservatory Roofs - Pilkingtonhttps://www.pilkington.com/en/global/residential-applications/glass-applications/replacement-conservatory-roofsTransform your conservatory and enhance your home Replacing your old conservatory roof with a new Pilkington Activ™ Self-cleaning glass roof can have a tremendous effect on the way your conservatory looks, feels and sounds.. This simple step will transform it into a bright welcoming room, with greater temperature control and less noise when it rains, so you can enjoy it any time of the year.Pilkington K Glass™ Nhttps://www.pilkington.com/en/global/products/product-categories/thermal-insulation/pilkington-k-glass-nPilkington K Glass™ N. Pilkington K Glass™ N is the original hard coated, pyrolytic low-emissivity coated glass which became the most well-known and trusted brand by householders. Established for over 21 years and easily stocked, processed and installed, it has become the reliable solution for meeting Building Regulations concerning energy efficiency.Pilkington Insulight™ with ScreenLine®https://www.pilkington.com/en/global/products/product-categories/special-applications/pilkington-insulight-with-screenlinePilkington Insulight™ with ScreenLine ®. Pilkington Insulight™ with ScreenLine ® is a system, where the blind (venetian, pleated or roller) is encapsulated within two glass panes, i.e. in a double glazing unit. The exclusive characteristics ensure total protection against dirt, dust or weather conditions, and therefore blinds do not require any maintenance.The Float Process - Step-by-step - Pilkingtonhttps://www.pilkington.com/en/global/about/education/the-float-process/the-float-process-step-by-stepStage 1: Melting and refining Fine-grained ingredients, closely controlled for quality, are mixed to make batch, which flows as a blanket on to molten glass at 1,500°C in the melter. Float makes glass of near optical quality.Mirrors - Pilkingtonhttps://www.pilkington.com/en/global/residential-applications/glass-applications/mirrorsStairs Windows Replacement Conservatory Roofs Replacement Glazing Mirrors Mirrors in the home meet several tasks. The first and most important, especially in small rooms, is the optical enlargement of the room. The second task is to illuminate the interior: the role is equally important in studios and large living rooms in single-family houses.