Currently Frameless Balustrading is the most favored railing product type for high end projects. This balustrade product is 100% glass, hence the frameless, always mounted in a bottom channel that is normally supplied in aluminum, but can be done in stainless steel or galvanized steel.
Frameless Glass Balustrade are made up of the inferior aluminum u channel for holding the glass. There are 3 important aspects for choosing the glass railing here: what type of glass is used, the fixing agents to hold the mounting and the bottom aluminum channel.
This product is an excellent choice for balconies and mezzanines as well as decks. It can be used for stairs also but in terms of total cost there are better glass railing alternatives.
To differentiate and what frameless glass railing to use you need to decide whether you want a top mount or side mount on the ledge. If the frameless glass is to be used for residential project (10mm toughened glass minimum) or if it’s a commercial installation (16mm toughened glass minimum). The fixing agents used should be chemical bonding type, preferably epoxy based.
In this product range for frameless glass railing we have different colors available as well as the standard aluminum brushed finish. The railing can be either specified in top mount or side mount.
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