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By Johnstluck Subscribe to RSS | June 8th 2012 | Views:

People will be unfamiliar with the term curtain walls usually but most of you have seen curtain walls curtain walls are the façade which you can see in front of buildings mainly offices and hotels. Certain walls are normally made of aluminum or glass which allows people to see the beauty of the inside of the building. A curtain wall actually performs both the function of wall and curtain. It blocks and passes outsiders when needed. Glass curtain walls are widely used in hotels and offices. Curtain walls using glass and aluminum are innovation in interior arrangement but curtain wall was invented centuries ago. First they were made with stone and used to protect castles. Now curtain walls are unavoidable in making an office or hotel building look beautiful.

If you are going to make curtain wall a part of your office or building there are many things you have to know before you have to know while choosing, installing and cleaning the curtain walls. Mainly curtain walls are made using aluminum and glass in these days. Aluminum is very good choice when you are making curtain walls because of its strength to weight ratio. Aluminum is not a heavy material which makes it easy to make shape and transport. Another advantage of aluminum is that oxidizes when exposed to air this will create and extra wall of protection against the weather. Aluminum is better to mould and customized in to different shapes because heavier metals such as iron is brittle than aluminum.

Another material used for making curtain walls is glass. Glass is the favorite material of the people for making curtain walls nowadays. Glass curtain wall is beautiful and it will make the interior look good. Adding materials such as glass curtain walls, herculite glass doors etc will add so much to your building. We can see curtain wall using glass on almost all hotels and offices. People are so much attracted to the exquisiteness of glass curtain walls and everybody wants them on their hotels and buildings. Another advantage of glass curtain wall is that it provide good amount of natural light. You can reduce the electricity bill significantly if you use the glass curtain walls because they provide so much light in the daytime. Glass will create a modern and open air look from inside and outside.

Glass and aluminum is not the only material used to make the curtain wall there are many other material like the stone veneer, metal panels, and louvers are also used to make curtain wall. Curtain walls are resistant to infiltration, air, heat etc. Curtain walls are available in different shapes and different patterns also. You can choose the right one that suits the style of your building. You can also search in the internet and get details about different types of curtain walls.

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Welcome to slstorefronts here we provide commercial glass storefront doors were we have an experince of over 30 years. We have efficient staff and provide quality services for companies. To know more information regarding glass curtain wall and glass office partitions feel free to browse our site.

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