glass canopy

The Best Designs and Placements for Glass Canopies


                                No doubt you will have seen the magnificent glass canopies at shopping centres, entrances to office blocks, hotels, leisure centres, subways, train stations and…

matte stainless steel

Satin or Mirror Finish – What’s the Difference?


A well-designed balustrade is a striking addition to any project. Essential in many cases, a balustrade can be both functional and practical with more than a hint of bespoke design and style. A crucial decision in getting the right finish…

tape measure

Measuring Your Balustrade: Overall Measurement and Centreline Measurement


At Balustrade Components, we supply a range of fixings and components that make building your own glass balustrade easy. Balustrades are the barrier that prevent falls but also give a balcony, staircase or decking a boundary that makes sense to…

glass balustrade

Balustrade Jargon Buster!


If you are thinking of installing a balustrade as part of your project, you will have many questions about how to construct one, design the best one, measuring and so forth. Knowing what the jargon means ensures you understand what…


Which Balustrade Style is Right for My Project?


Getting the right look to your project is essential. Quite often, getting the right finish depends on the smaller details as much as on the larger, more noticeable aspects.                      …

home décor

How to Mix Your Styles at Home


There are many interior design trends and styles. It can often feel that as we decorate and accessorise our homes that we have to choose one trend or design style. Have you ever thought about mixing styles, to create something…

interior room design

How to Improve the Look of Your Office with Glass Balustrades


Your office space is important. A stylish interior helps your employees deliver the productivity and innovation your company needs to grow.                                 Just as important,…

countryside house

How to Flood Your House Full of Light


Looking to maximise light across your home but not sure where to start? We have five tried and tested methods of maximising light, making your home seem lighter, brighter and bigger. The Importance of Light in the Home With the…


How to Choose the Right Type of Balustrade System


Faced with such a vast choice, it can be confusing choosing the right balustrade system. Just when you think you’ve made the final decision, you see another example of a fantastic balustrade, its design, style and material and you feel…

glass staircase

How Much Does a Glass Staircase Cost?


It can seem like an unanswerable question, a bit like asking how long is a piece of string. Of course, the final price of a bespoke glass staircases, designed and installed to a customer’s exacting requirements will vary from one…