channel glass fencing

Channel Glass—the latest trend in frameless pool fencing

An improvement to your swimming pool area, can be found in the latest trend in pool fencing—channel glass.

The frameless glass fencing system allows uninterrupted views of your pool surroundings. Unlike semi-frameless glass fencing, channel glass is installed

into aluminium channels and set in concrete. For this reason, it is ultimately much easier if you opt for this type of fencing at construction stage, prior to the concrete pour.

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The Benefits of Glass Balustrades

Glass balustrades are exceptionally versatile. A standout, contemporary feature, they can be installed almost anywhere you would usually have a barrier or railing system. The addition of glass balustrades will improve indoor/outdoor flow, give the illusion of more space, and often drive up the value of a property.

Staircases are often a focal point in foyers; and play a large part in the aesthetics of an entranceway to a building. The addition of glass balustrades to stairs provides a streamlined, modern look. In darker rooms, glass reflects any natural light and serves to create a more open feel while indoors.

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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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fully frameless Pool Fencing - Crystal Glassbuild Gold Coast

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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Fully Frameless Pool Fencing

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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