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Why Choose Accoya® Wood For Your Windows and Doors?

There are many decisions that need to be made when it comes to developing a residential or commercial property. From structural and architectural considerations, to specifying materials for windows and doors, should you choose wood for your windows and doors? If so which type, do you need to use hardwood for external doors and windows? …

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Pilkington Spacia™: Revolutionary vacuum glazing | Pilkington

Pilkington Spacia™: Revolutionary vacuum glazing | Pilkington

Advanced Pilkington Spacia™ technology is the World’s first commercially available ‘Vacuum Glazing’. It provides a similar level of energy efficiency as modern double glazing, but in a unit that is typically only a quarter of the thickness. This brings a new degree of thermal performance to older buildings and opportunities for thin glazing in new …

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Why indoor air quality is important and how to improve it

Why indoor air quality is important and how to improve it?

Did you know that well-designed classrooms have a significant influence on academic performance? Studies have found that improved physical characteristics of classrooms can boost the learning outcomes of students. In this article, we take a look at the importance of air quality and present some of the best ways that architects and designers can improve …

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EuroWindoor Daylight Conference at the “glasstec”: Improved health, concentration and performance

After decades spent evaluating windows particularly with regard to their thermal insulation, it is only now that focus is moving onto the considerable benefits of daylight. Interest in the “Daylight by EuroWindoor: the use of daylight in buildings – fundamentals and planning” conference, which was held on 24 October 2018 at the “glasstec” in Dusseldorf, …

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A Window Into India’s Burgeoning Fenestration Industry

Along with a booming economy, the fenestration industry in India has seen rapid growth and expansion into more exotic materials. General prosperity is behind the demand, along with modernization which has seen the emergence of new ways of shopping, expanded public works and heightened demand for modern city dwellings. That’s according to Atul Deopujari, principal architect …

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EPBD 2018 Implementation: Windows for healthier buildings

Windows for healthier buildings | EuroWindoor

Add vistag EuroWindoor AISBL as a strong supporter of the EPBD welcomes a more holistic approach recognizing the complementary potential of Energy efficiency, healthy indoor comfort and positive impacts on the environment. Of absolute importance is now the implementation of the 2018-amended EPBD Directive into national legislation. EuroWindoor participated as a stakeholder in the political …

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EPBD Implementation To Unleash The Energy Savings Potential Of Windows

The massive energy savings potential of high performing windows remains largely untapped in the European Union. If properly implemented, the 2018-amended Energy Performance of Buildings Directive could provide the right legislative framework to overcome the remaining barriers which still prevent savings from state-of-the-art windows to be realised. In a common position paper, the building glass, …

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Scrigno Will Be At The Big 5 - Dubai 2018

Scrigno Will Be At The Big 5 – Dubai 2018

From the 26th to the 29th of November, Scrigno will be at the greatest exhibition dedicated to the construction industry in Middle East: The Big 5. This year’s theme will be on modern building technology, come and learn more about Scrigno’s innovations! We  will be exhibiting at the Dubai World Trade Centre – Stand SS1B151. SEE MORE …

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Glass Magazine Most Innovative Award | Most Innovative Glass Project

Most Innovative Decorative Glass Project Award

Most Innovative Decorative Glass Project: InteriorProject: Louis Vuitton flagship store, Beijing, ChinaNathan Allan Glass Studios Glass Magazine, glassmagazine.com, has announced the winners of the 2018 Glass Magazine Awards. The prestigious glass and metal industry awards program recognizes the best products and glass applications the commercial, retail and fabrication markets have to offer. “These projects appear to have …

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