Sliding Glass Doors and Why They Work Best For You

  There are many types and designs to choose from when it comes to doors. Here are a few factors why you should be considering sliding glass doors whether it’s for residential or commercial building designs. Effective insulators Sliding doors made from top quality glass can be effective insulators in keeping the home warm during … Continued

Steel Doors: Low Maintenance and High on Security

A strongly built steel door depicts of fine taste, especially if the design shows more of the architectural expertise of the architect handling the project. Aside from the aesthetic appeal that a steel door has to offer, the durability of steel assures owners of added safety against unwanted intrusion. Among the other features of steel … Continued

SYDNEY BUILD 2018: Highlights and Forecast Trends

Sydney, Australia—L’officina by Vincenzo made time to check out this year’s Sydney Build Expo held recently on March 15-16 at the Royal Hall of Industries. We’ve rounded up some highlights and forecast trends in the industry to watch out for: On adapting to the demanding and fast-paced setting of technology. In the context of making … Continued

3 Key Benefits of Operable Skylights

Operable skylights can instantly make any of your rooms look more spacious, bright and stylish. It can bring natural light into a dark and dingy kitchen; add spectacular views to your attic room or brightness to your bathroom. Apart from offering a cutting-edge functionality, operable skylights can also help you save some serious money in … Continued

3 Tips to Get the Best Out Of Your Sash Windows

Sash windows are one of the most elegant and stunning components in any home. Whether installed in a classic home or a modern one, sash windows can single-handedly transform any property and make it more energy-efficient and more sophisticated instantly. Energy efficiency is in fact one of the biggest advantages you can get by installing … Continued

Sliding Glass Doors: Are Aluminum Frames Any Good?

Frames for sliding glass doors can be made from a variety of materials, one of which is aluminum. In fact, aluminum is one of the most popular choices for many people nowadays, and for good reasons, too. Moisture Resistant One of the biggest enemies of sliding glass doors frames is moisture, especially those installed in … Continued

5 Reasons Why Architects Prefer Double-Hung Guillotine Windows

You can see most modern built homes now with double-hung guillotine windows. Guillotine windows (double-hung) have become the top window styles that architects recommend when building, thus, replacing traditional windows. Aside from having impressive ventilation feature, this type of window has many things to offer: Aesthetic appearance Among the reasons why double-hung guillotine windows are … Continued

How Do Steel Stairs Compare with those Made of Concrete?

Manufacturers typically produce steel from refined iron. On various counts, steel has emerged as the material of choice in various industries. In particular, the construction sector ends up using huge quantities of steel in building structures of all kinds. Steel has long been a popular material for a wide range of projects. You could use … Continued