Getting Bespoke Structural Glass Specifications Right

Designers all over the world are striving to create modern living, learning, leisure or working spaces that are inviting and functional as well as naturally lit. The use of large-format glass [...]

Aluminium Systems for Modern Architectural Designs

How to push the boundaries with aluminium systems for innovative architectural designs There is a multitude of ways to create a unique building design, this is particularly important in [...]

The Story of Gardening Shortlisted for RIBA Awards

The Story of Gardening museum by Stonewood Design, with architectural glazing by IQ, has been shortlisted for the RIBA South West Awards 2020. The Story of Gardening museum is found within the [...]

Why is Fire Rated Glass Essential in a Modern Office?

Fire safety influences architectural design   The design of a building is influenced by the function it needs to perform and building regulations that it needs to adhere to. The materials [...]

Create Additional Living Spaces with Glazed Rooftop Extensions

Expanding upwards In 2019 the government proposed changes to the planning laws which would mean that it was easier for buildings to be extended upwards, adding up to two storeys onto an existing [...]

The Importance of Entrance Design

How does entrance design contribute to a commercial property?   Have you ever heard that statistically a person notices your shoes before anything else? At IQ we think entrance designs are [...]

25 Savile Row was awarded RIBA National Award

An exquisite Art Deco office refurbishment on London’s Savile Row The office refurbishment at 25 Savile Row has been awarded a RIBA National Award! This project has now won 2 RIBA awards after [...]

The Royal Opera House has been shortlisted

Restaurant and Bar Design Awards 2019 The Royal Opera House project has been shortlisted in the Restaurant and Bar Design Awards 2019. The Bar at Level 5, designed by Studio Linse and Stanton [...]