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Performance and energy efficiency

Understand how glass can influence a building's energy and acoustic performance

Applications of glass

Whether you need glass for facades, interiors, homes, or specific applications, we have a solution

Which glass is right

See how the right glass can help improve your quality of life and the beauty of your home

Understand glass

Learn more about glass and what you can do with it.

Design with glass

There’s almost no limit to what you can create with glass.

Build with glass

Glass is the ultimate building element, and can be tailored to each project.

Glass for your home

We’re helping glass inspire more homes than ever before.

122 Leadenhall - 'The Cheesegrater'

The 75,000 square metres façade features a curtain wall that is double glazed to allow for a high solar protection on neutral-looking glass.

Fruit and Wool Exchange

The new-build façades are predominately brick-faced, with punched windows to reflect the surrounding context.

Caudwell International

Curved glass, punch windows and precast stone panels make up the envelope on a figure-of-eight footprint.

All our projects

From landmark construction projects to innovative residential builds, this is how our glass can make the difference.

Our story

Just as we were in 1932, we're ready to meet the challenges of now and the future


Find out more about how glass can support sustainable design

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Glass Analytics

Access our comprehensive suite of engineering and analytical tools

BIM objects

Download and use our standardized Guardian BIM content to create project specific BIM files

Seminars and online learning

For anyone who is interested in learning more about glass and its use

Which glass is right?

See how residential glass goes to work for you

Your home is your sanctuary, providing safety and security. If any materials or systems fail, however, you may face expensive utility bills, damage, injury or worse. Home improvements can reduce these risks so you can work, play and relax in your spaces with peace of mind. 

When improving your home, think glass. It can play so many roles – from solar protection that helps control radiant heat, to safety glass that reduces the danger of injury. And it can do this while offering both views and natural light. Residential glass for exteriors and interiors can create a cozy nook, an efficient office or almost anything you might envision. See how the right glass can help improve your quality of life and the beauty of your home: 

  • Insulate from heat and cold

    Thermal insulation and solar control glass  can help protect  your home from the external heat and cold, keeping interiors at a more comfortable temperature.

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  • Reduce energy consumption

    You can reduce energy consumption and costs when you replace old window glass with energy efficient glass. 

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  • Protect from sunlight

    Glass can bring both views and natural light into your home while helping to limit overheating in homes. It can also help reduce the color fading of your interior.

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  • Reduce outside noise

    Sound control glass helps you keep noise out to create more comfortable living and working environments. Explore some examples of noise reduction glass and see how it performs.

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  • Improve security

    With the right glass, windows will help improve safety and security and allow you to still enjoy great views and natural light. Take a look at some options that could bring peace of mind.

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  • Enhance beauty and privacy 

    Create light-filled spaces using interior glass partitions, railings, or storage units that are transparent, translucent or colored.

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