As manufacturers and installers of structural and commercial aluminium shop fronts, internal, external and fire doors, canopies and curtain wall screens, Essential Glass offers solutions for a wider range of internal or external glass needs.
Commercial, public and retail sector offerings include a range of timber-framed, aluminium-framed or structural frameless glazed partitions as well as fire rated timber ,steel or aluminium screens for critical areas. The division also manufactures glazed security screens, reception counters, display cabinets and shelving.
In the private residential sector, Essential Glass offers back painted glass as an alternative to traditional painting or tiling, glass floors stairs and balustrading, toughened glass bespoke shower enclosures and frameless sliding door screens mounted on stainless steel railing. With vast experience in the glazing industry Essential Glass provides a quality-assured, professional service with a focus on compliance with standards and fitness for purpose without compromising on aesthetic appeal and the design needs of the project.
- Aluminium shop fronts and entrance façades
- Automated doors
- Commercial aluminium and toughened glass doors
- Curtain wall screens
- Backpainted internal wall glass
- Curved glass
- Fire glass
- Glass floors
- Reception counters
- Bulletproof glass
- Fire screens
- Wall partitions
- Security lobbies
- Toughened and laminated glass
- Sliding glass doors
- Secondary glazing
Curtain Walling and Shop Fronts
Essential Glass systems are designed for the widest range of building applications from retail, commercial, health, education, leisure and public buildings and are suitable for low to medium rise applications. The division offers a range of systems suitable for new build and refurbishment/refit projects and can offer architects and specifiers flexibility in design, appearance and construction . Doors are compatible with a range of furniture and locking mechanisms and available in a wide range of colours and finishes that comply with all British/European standards.
Essential Glass innovative systems combine with bespoke design, aesthetic appeal and high performance, which covers standard requirements for structural strength and stability as well as offering options for acoustic, insulation and fire resistance performance. Frameless glazing systems can be designed to provide privacy with integral blinds, manifestations and graphics with a choice of hinges or, alternatively, for visibility, creating a spacious, airy and light atmosphere. With a choice or hinged or sliding doors, frameless glazing systems from Essential Glass are easily installed and maintained.
Coloured Wall Splashbacks
Essential Glass coloured glass splashbacks add an ultra modern finish to kitchen and bathroom applications and, with an in-house paint shop offering any RAL, BS or Dulux colour, the possibilities for adding colour to interior finishes are virtually limitless. Essential Glass applies colour to the rear surface of low iron glass to ensure clarity of finish and the systems are not only vibrant, but grout free and easy to maintain. Essential Glass offers a bespoke service, cutting to supplied measurements or templates. Panels are fixed to flat, smooth, plastered or lined walls using a neutral cure adhesive or, if access is required, can be countersinked and screwfixed to walls with a range of fasteners.
In all instances Essential Glass can advise on compliance with the relevant legislation for accessibility – BS 8300 which outlines approaches to meet the needs of disabled people and The Equality Act 2010, which incorporates the Disability Discrimination Act. Glass thickness ranges from 6mm to 19mm depending upon performance requirements.