Archive for March, 2019

Stainless steel handrails

Specification advice – do glass balustrades need a continuous handrail?

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There is often confusion among homeowners and specification professionals as to whether there is a legal requirement for designing handrails into glass balustrades. Generally speaking, UK Building Regulations state that you don’t need a continuous handrail, even if the glass…

AMG Frameless Glass Balustrades

AMG Frameless Glass Balustrades specified and installed at luxurious, modern hotel

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When Netherlands-based Oever Zaaijer Architects were appointed to design the Van der Valk Hotel in Utrecht, they turned to AMG Railings with their glass balustrading requirements. A multi-functional complex comprising of hotel rooms, conference facilities, restaurant and leisure facilities as…

Glass Staircases

Glass Staircases – what to look for when choosing your solution

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Glass staircases are increasingly being specified into interiors, breathing light into enclosed hallways and interior spaces. Clients and home owners often push the boundaries in aesthetic design, to the detriment of functionality and compliance with regulations. How do you design…