Glass Facade

The changing face of facade design

In the world of architecture, one thing is certain – facade design is changing. With a drive towards glass facades, curtain walling and rain-screen cladding technologies, “more window, less wall” is fast becoming a well-used phrase by designers. The days of new buildings being clad with traditional brick and render or stone facades are now becoming few and far between as a result of materials and architectural preferences evolving....

Glass, Glass Facades, Rainscreen

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Grenfell Tower – the lesson is high quality, high fire resistance products

As materials used on towers and other buildings all over the UK fail fire safety tests, alsecco UK continues to supply best in class cladding products to keep building occupants and users safe. As of the end of August, the full-scale fire test programme for exterior rainscreen cladding combinations, instigated by the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) through the Building Research Establishment, has resulted in four test failures...

combustibility, fire safety, Grenfell Tower

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The future of UK Construction

The home construction industry in Britain is changing fast. With fewer apprentices, more reliance on migrant labour and the impact of new technologies, the industry is looking back towards the past for ideas on how to change the future. The “tin houses” and steel-produced pre-fabricated homes of the past may have gotten a bad reputation over the decades, but there are plenty of reasons to be optimistic about their future potential. In...

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