5 of the Most Common Issues with Glass Specification

What to consider when specifying glass The design specification is the most crucial and critical part of the architectural process. This provides the architect, contractor and subcontractors with [...]


Sliding glass doors on high rise buildings

Which sliding doors are suitable for high rise buildings? A study by New London Architecture (NLA) displays new statistics for the architectural design and construction of high rise or [...]


Making Manifestations on Glass Work with Your Design

Manifestations are required for all elements of glass in ‘Critical Locations’ as determined by Diagram 5.1 in Approved Document K. This includes areas of uninterrupted transparent glass which [...]


Royal Opera House ‘Open Up’ Renovation Now Complete!

IQ provided various specialist glazing works to the renovated opera house. Our involvement with this prestigious renovation project has been an amazing journey which has now come to an end with [...]


25 Savile Row wins the RIBA London Award 2018!

We are delighted that Savile Row has won the RIBA London Award 2018. IQ Projects completed the full glazing package for the renovation of this commercial premises in the exclusive Mayfair [...]


The Architects Journal has announced the shortlist for the Building of the Year Award 2018!

The winner will be revealed at the annual AJ100 dinner on the 13th June. The Architects Journal has disclosed the 9 shortlisted buildings competing for the prestigious award: Building of the Year [...]


The Importance of Outdoor Spaces in Commercial Developments

Why Commercial Developments Should Incorporate an Outdoor Space The importance of outdoor space is often overlooked in commercial development where space is at a premium. But creating outdoor [...]


Fret Cut Decorative Steel for Shop Fronts

Decorative Laser Cut Steel What is Fret Cut Steel? Bespoke Fret Cut Decorative Steel is a pane of metal steel decorated to the exterior wall/cladding crafted in any shape, size or colour. This [...]


Bird Protection Glass in Commercial Buildings

Protecting Wildlife with this Bird-friendly glass IQ Projects offer Bird Protection Glass for our architectural glazing projects. This is transparent patterns across the glass unit almost [...]


How to create an Attractive ‘Sky Garden’ for Residential Developments

Sky Gardens, or rooftop gardens, are popular additions to luxury prime residential developments throughout London where the availability of ground floor garden area is at a minimum. If you take a [...]