Maintaining the Appearance of your Glass Balustrades

Glass balustrades provide an elegant alternative to wooden stair banisters and can also be installed around your pool or on a balcony.

The great advantage of glass balustrades is that they allow for an appearance of open space. Whether you have just had some installed by Crystal Glassbuild or you are thinking of modernising your home through glass balustrades, it’s helpful to know how to maintain their elegant appearance.

So how do you keep glass balustrades spotless?

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Glass Pool Fencing: Frameless or Semi Frameless?

One of the most important decisions when building a swimming pool is choosing the right fencing.

Queensland has strict regulations that mandate all private and public pools are made safe for young children. The Queensland government made pool fencing mandatory and recommended design guidelines that all homeowners and installers must abide by.

Glass is a great fencing choice for your new or existing pool fence. This is one reason why many homeowners decide glass for their new pool.

If you are considering glass pool fencing, here are a few pros and cons.

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Take care of the kids this Christmas with some pool fence security tips

Kids are curious and playful.

If a ball is tossed into the pool area, chances are they’ll be trying to fetch it by scaling the fence.

When it comes to aluminium fencing, children are able to climb on the horizontal bars or squeeze through the railings.

But this isn’t a possibility with glass pool fencing. The frameless design allows no footholds. It does, however, allow stunning panoramic and uninhibited views of your pool area.

A clear outlook is just another security measure, as you are able to keep your children in plain sight at all times. Not only does it look fantastic, but glass fencing has also proven to be one of the safest fencing options for your pool enclosure.

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Glass Pool Fencing: The Pros and Cons

One of the most important decisions when building a swimming pool is choosing the right fencing.

Queensland has strict regulations that mandate all private and public pools are made safe for young children.

The Queensland government made pool fencing mandatory and recommended design guidelines that all homeowners and installers must abide by.

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Glass Pool Fencing: Your Options

Having a swimming pool at home can open the door to endless hours of summer entertainment.

Swimming is a fantastic activity for everyone in the family and is even more enjoyable in the hotter season – especially if you live on the sunny Gold Coast, whereby summer can seem to go on for months.

If you have decided to build a pool on your property, you’ll need to consider pool fencing before you can legally fill your pool with water.

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STAIRCASE BALUSTRADE

Balustrade and Staircase Solutions for Your Property

When thinking about the aesthetics of building the balustrade for staircases it’s an important element that may be easily overlooked.

These components can make or break the architectural style of an interior space so choose them carefully.

Safety features aren’t always appealing, yet inthis case form and function go hand in hand so there is no need to compromise on style.

 

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Installing a Pool Fence? 4 things to consider first!

Installing a fence around your pool will ensure you and your family are able to safely enjoy splashing about in the summer months.

You’re breaking the law if you don’t have pool fencing in Queensland.

The rules are very strict and failure to comply with them means you will not be allowed to use your swimming pool or you could be fined for breach of safety regulations.

To avoid any issues, here are four things to consider before installing your pool fence.

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Six Tips to Enjoy Your Home Pool Safely

Now you have the chance to spend the hot summer days relaxing in your own swimming pool, it is your responsibility to ensure that everyone is safe when using it.

Here are six tips to help reduce the risk of accidents.

Install Pool Fencing

Pool fencing on the Gold Coast is mandatory, regardless of whether there are children living on the property.

You will not be allowed to use your pool until your pool fencing has been issued with a safety certificate.

There are great stylish options available, such as glass pool fencing.

Gold Coast homeowners can add visual appeal to their pool enclosure and value to their home while complying with the law.

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Glass versus Perspex pool fencing

If you want to upgrade your current pool fencing, and are thinking about choosing glass pool fencing as an alternative, then you may have already been tempted by the idea of using cheaper plastics as an alternative to glass.

There are several reasons why homeowners may choose to use plastics in their fencing, but when it comes to a battle between glass versus perspex pool fencing, understanding all of the implications of each type, and learning which is the best for your current needs is the most important thing that you can do in order to establish what type of fencing you will need for your private swimming pool area.

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Installing Aluminium Privacy Screens

Adding Aluminium Privacy Screens to your Family Home

Installing Aluminium Privacy Screens

In your home, you deserve to enjoy absolute privacy, so if there is an open area in your property and you need a stylish solution to keep people from looking in, then consider installing privacy screens. They are incredibly versatile and can be customised to fit the look of your home so that they do not look out of place.

These screens are a great addition to spa enclosures, patios, decks or carports and can help you feel more at ease when you want to spend time outside without feeling exposed. Aluminium screens also work to keep things hidden, such as air conditioner systems or clothesline areas. Some screens can also be installed to provide shade.

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