Thursday, 17 December 2009

Smart-Tint Switchable Glass and Roof Lanterns

Switchable glass has been supplied recently for a large new build project on the south coast of England.  

The project featured Smart-Tint switchable glass units which were up to 3mtrs in length to create a frameless wall of switchable glass in a private residence.  

Reflex Glass is seeing more and more residential projects considering switchable glass now that the product is more affordable and available from a mainland UK manufacturer.  One of our specialities are lantern roofs which are also available using the Smart-Tint technology. All our glass roof lanterns, skylights and rooflights are perfect to allow natural light to flood in to give wow factor to any flat roof or conservatory roof. extension.

Reflex Glass is quoting many large international projects on a weekly basis but it is finding that the UK home market is holding up strong with many projects starting to come to manufacture in January 2010.

Thursday, 5 November 2009

Lantern Skylight Brochure

Lantern Skylight Brochure

A brochure is now available from Reflex Glass who manufactures smart glass products for use in skylight lantern roofs, the company supplies self cleaning and solar control glass for glazing roof lanterns of any design.

Lantern skylights featuring glass has always been a niche area for the company, it has launched an online lantern roof quote generator within its website which is very quick and easy to use.

The new lanterns page now has the facility for customers to get an instant online quotation for glass lanterns roof kits with live price updating when various options are selected.

Glass, lantern skylights are very in vogue right now and are perfect for letting natural light flood in through a flat roof. They add a new dimension to any room and when fitted over a kitchen have the added benefit of being able to have opening roof vents to give natural ventilation on hot days and to allow cooking smells to escape.

The aluminium roof lanterns are supplied with high performance Reflex+ glass units which feature a 20 year unit seal warranty. The company can also supply the skylight roof lanterns with its switchable smart glass for controllable privacy at the flick of a switch for privacy or to eliminate glare from direct sunlight.

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Tuesday, 6 October 2009

Switchable smart glass is the future!

Reflex Glass says that its switchable privacy glass Smart-Tint is becoming more and more popular as both homeowners and developers are looking to give their properties something different in terms of glazing.

You can now have a glass which switches from 100% privacy to 92% clear for clutter-free viewing, as Smart-Tint changes with just a flick of a switch. A huge improvement over sand blasted or obscured privacy glass that stays the same all the time. Smart glas is used in a number of our products including
glass roof lanterns, skylights and rooflights.

Reflex has supplied some very prestigious projects to date as Smart-Tint gives any window or door is a very desirable addition to any contemporary styled new build or refurbishment. Smart-Tint glass uses the very latest in ultra clear PDLC (Polymer Dispersed Liquid Crystal) film for high visibility in the switched/powered clear state and 100% privacy in the normal state. The glass is powered by a 65volt AC transformer which provides the energy for the glass changeover from clear to obscure and back again.

We have now been able to keep prices at a more affordable rate than ever and have been quoting many hotels, restaurants and executive offices across the UK.

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