Solar Gain, Glare and Control Explained

Solar Gain, Glare and Control Explained

TECHNICAL ADVICE Solar Gain, Glare and Control Incorporating large windows, doors and glass facades into your home has many advantages. The main one is the huge influx of natural light which can help spaces appear bigger, complement and highlight interior design...
Modern Holiday Villa Designs

Modern Holiday Villa Designs

TECHNICAL ADVICE Modern Holiday Villa Designs When designing your perfect holiday villa there are many factors that need to be taken into consideration. Location, architectural style, interior design and glazing are all vital elements that can make or break the villa....
Maximising Natural Light Within the Home

Maximising Natural Light Within the Home

TECHNICAL ADVICE Maximising Natural Light Within the Home Natural light has a whole host of benefits, both mental and physical, so ensuring your home is receiving the maximum amount of light is extremely important. Our slim framed systems make the glass the main...
Incorporating a Small Glass Extension into Your Home

Incorporating a Small Glass Extension into Your Home

TECHNICAL ADVICE Incorporating a Small Glass Extension into Your Home Glass extensions are one of the effective ways to expand your home whilst increasing the flow of natural light. These can vary greatly in size but most homeowners opt for small glass extensions....
True vs Applied Glazing Bars for Aluminium Glazing

True vs Applied Glazing Bars for Aluminium Glazing

TECHNICAL ADVICE True vs Applied Glazing Bars for Aluminium Glazing Glazing bars can be incorporated into a variety of our glazing systems, including both sliding and bifolding doors, to achieve a range of aesthetics. They can be utilised to manufacture aluminium...
Cost Effective Solutions for Slim Framed Glazing

Cost Effective Solutions for Slim Framed Glazing

TECHNICAL ADVICE Cost Effective Solutions for Slim Framed Glazing Many residential projects such as home extensions or new build homes have a tight budget to stick to. This means it is important to find ways to reduce costs in any areas. Slim framed glazing such as...
A Guide to Polyester Powder Coating and RAL Colours

A Guide to Polyester Powder Coating and RAL Colours

TECHNICAL ADVICE A Guide to Polyester Powder Coating and RAL Colours When it comes to Sieger’s high quality aluminium glazing systems, the glass is the main element. But choosing the right frame finish and colour can also have a significant impact on the look of the...
Which Glazing Is Right for Your Architecture Style?

Which Glazing Is Right for Your Architecture Style?

TECHNICAL ADVICE Which Glazing Is Right for Your Architecture Style? Architectural styles differ in every country. Architecture is art, a way to conceptualise thoughts in brick and mortar and it is often influenced by social and political factors at the time. Each...
Locking Options for Sieger Systems

Locking Options for Sieger Systems

TECHNICAL ADVICE Locking Options for Sieger Glazing Systems Locking options for external glazing systems can vary depending on the types of system, location and most importantly, what the client wants. The most common for doors is a lever/lever handle with a euro...
How to Choose the Right Slim Sliding Doors

How to Choose the Right Slim Sliding Doors

TECHNICAL ADVICE How to Choose the Right Slim Sliding Doors Slim sliding glass doors are extremely versatile glazing systems that are suited to a range of locations and can be used as patio doors, balcony doors and roof terraces. These minimal glazing solutions are...
Industrial Style Steel Look Glazing

Industrial Style Steel Look Glazing

TECHNICAL ADVICE Industrial Style Steel Look Glazing   Many Sieger systems are based around sleek, minimal and modern design aesthetics, however, the Legacy range is more tailored towards traditional steel look designs. With the addition of glazing bars and the...
How to Specify Low Maintenance Glazing

How to Specify Low Maintenance Glazing

TECHNICAL ADVICE How to Specify Low Maintenance Glazing Large glazing elevations create a stunning design from both inside and outside the home. When it comes to building materials, glass is extremely easy to clean and the only disadvantage is that dirt will show up...
Bifold Doors With Flush Thresholds

Bifold Doors With Flush Thresholds

TECHNICAL ADVICE Bifold Doors With Flush Thresholds Bifold doors are a very popular choice when helping to create an indoor-outdoor living space as they can open entire walls of the home. These living spaces are preferred without a step, for a seamless transition,...
Using Glazing to Incorporate Biophilic Design Into Your Home

Using Glazing to Incorporate Biophilic Design Into Your Home

TECHNICAL ADVICE Using Glazing to Incorporate Biophilic Design Into Your Home What is Biophilic Design? Biophilic design draws on the natural world and incorporates natural elements into urban spaces. It seeks to strengthen human’s genetic connection to the outside...
Modern Juliet Balcony Designs

Modern Juliet Balcony Designs

TECHNICAL ADVICE Modern Juliet Balcony Designs Juliet balconies are shallow balconies on the upper floors of properties which have a safety railing usually made from metal, glass or a combination of the two. These balconies don’t tend to have an external area beyond...
Steel vs Aluminium Framed Glazing

Steel vs Aluminium Framed Glazing

TECHNICAL ADVICE Steel vs Aluminium Framed Glazing Many homeowners opt for steel windows or are cautious about replacing them due to the aesthetic it gives the house. The idea of changing these windows to anything else can be daunting. However, as modern glazing...