Pilkington Glass Range
Pilkington Texture Glass
For privacy, pure style or to allow more light into internal rooms, Pilkington texture glass gives you a whole range of attractive options.
The advantages of Pilkington decorative glass are easy to see, too: it allows maximum light while maintaining privacy or obscuring unattractive views, and also forms an attractive decorative feature itself.
Pilkington texture glass offers privacy and style throughout the home.
Five levels of privacy are available, graded from 1 (least obscuration) to 5 (greatest obscuration).
All are available toughened or laminated for safety and security.
Choose from a wide range of original designs.
All pattern names (e.g EvergladeTM) are a trade mark of Pilkington plc.
All pattern images are the copyright© of Pilkington plc and are reproduced by the permission of Pilkington plc.
Pilkington energiKare Glazing
Pilkington energiKare reduces the amount of heat loss through doors and windows and it also allows more heat (energy) from the sun in through the glass - this effect is known as solar gain.
As solar gain is heat from the sun, it's 'free of charge' and available all year round.
Pilkington energiKare contains two special types of glass:-
Toughened Safety Glass
There are rules and regulations as to what types of glass can be installed into windows, doors and other glazing locations. Here is our guide to help you understand where you must look to install the correct safety glass.
To comply with the Building Regulations glazing requirements or also known as ‘Critical Locations’ there must be safety glass or safety guards in place to protect people from injury. The most likely locations for accidents caused by glass breakage, which could result in cutting and piercing injuries are in doors, door side panels, low windows and low level glass in walls and glass partitions.
Safety glass should be fitted in all doors and other windows or glazed areas that are lower than 800mm from the floor level.
Critical Locations are considered to be:
The shaded areas denote the need for safety glazing.