Replacing standard walls with curtain wall system is a futuristic method to transform the appearance of your building. Curtain walls can be made of glass, metal, or stone, and have a enormous advantages when they are included in modern architectural designs.
What is a curtain wall?
A curtain wall is a thin, aluminium-framed wall that comes with different materials which include glass, aluminium composite panels, extrusions etc. The frame is joined to the building structure. it relies mainly on the building structure
Benefits of a Curtain Wall System
Curtain wall is non-structural and it can be made of a lightweight material. Hence reduces the cost of manufacturing, assembling and installation.
By adding glass within curtain walls allows natural light to penetrate into buildings, by providing improved natural ventilation. This also helps to reduce lighting, heating and overall energy costs.
Curtain wall offers added benefit of structural protection from wind, which is a great relief for high rise buildings. Curtain walls can equally distribute stress and force across the building structure by providing greater resistance against wind.
Curtain walls can be customised according to the need of the building and the design sense of the architect and client. It can take the form of many interesting patterns and styles.
Curtain walls are an unavoidable part of modern buildings and skyscrappers . There are numerous advantages and many ways to install a curtain wall structure, some of which are better, faster, and more cost-effective. At Interglass Co LLC we have a variety of products to choose from. Get in touch with our experts to learn more.