Glazing of balconies always brought significant advantages to the owner. Because apart from the isolation from dust and lint in the summer, you also have excellent sound insulation and the extra square meters of housing. In the winter you will not get rainfall, different cigarette butts from the neighboring balconies or loggias, and if a loggia on the ground floor, glazing prevents the penetration of robbers into the home. Besides, modern glazing for balcony or loggia has very aesthetic pleasing look from both outside and inside. So it will give comfortable look to the appearance of a balcony or loggia. There are two types of glazing: cold and warm.
Modern glazing for balcony or loggia. Warm glazing
If you want to make extra room from the balcony, it is better to choose a warm version of the glazing and insert the double panes. You`ll get extra meters of housing almost free with such a design of the balcony or loggia. Loggia receive good insulation, additional lighting and heat source. In addition, it is equipped of plastic or wood panels. Also you can assemble the “warm floor” if necessary.
You can combine such a loggia with a flat or make it an independent lounge, study, or even arrange a winter garden there. If you have a balcony, you can also insulate it and make take-out frames to enlarge its area. It also produces additional strengthening of the balcony, so it becomes a cozy corner for your vacation in any season.
You can choose different frames for plastic glazing: folding, sliding, turning. The design of the balcony depends on your preferences. With such glazing you`ll get protection from dust, rain, drafts and excellent sound insulation, fire safety and cleanliness, which is especially important in the big city. It will be much warmer in the apartment because of the quality glazing, so you can not feel the temperature changes due to frost.
This method provides installation aluminum profile, which is most often mounted with rails for sliding panes aside. This is a very convenient option, which saves space on the balcony and enables its protection from dust, rain. It also creates a harmonious appearance.
Such cold loggia or balcony can be used as a storeroom for various pickles and comfortable rest in the summer. If there is a balcony on the top floor, you can Install roof additionally. Aluminum profile is durable and does not require painting, so do not take the extra hassle.
Methods for glazing
Protrusion glazing. This glazing option allows a small of expansion of space, because in the process of installation window profile is set a little further than the main fence.
- increase of the area of living space;
- possible installation of a window sill, which allows place things compactly and make the room more comfortable and functional;
- strengthening of the parapet and the upper plate, which is important for old houses;
- beautiful exterior loggia or balcony;
Frameless glazing is a more modern way, which allows you to get a solid glass wall without frames and vertical racks. The space visually expands thanks to it.
- robust modern structure, resistant to rain, wind and other environmental influences;
- ease of use;
- aesthetic appearance;
- visual extension of the space;
- ease of maintenance;
- more natural lighting;