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Frameless Glass Fencing Curved Sections

Frameless Glass Fencing Curved Sections

We are often asked if we can fence a curved patio or a section with a radius. The answer is that we can using straight sections of glass. Curved or radius glass is available but it is very expensive. By balancing the size of the glass panel with the radius of the...

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Short Sections of Stairs Railing

Short Sections of Stairs Railing

We often come across short sections of stairs and can be be very challenging to deal with form a design and safety perspective. According to the building code a guardrails are required when there is a difference of 30 inches or greater between two upper and lower...

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Classic Raised Ranch Stair Railings

Classic Raised Ranch Stair Railings

The classic raised ranch style house will consist of a mid level entry with a staircase up to the living area and down to the basement.In order to be code compliant a balustrade and handrail is required. For this project we used Q-Railing brushed stainless steel posts...

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Combining Glass with Other Fence Types

Combining Glass with Other Fence Types

In many situations the cost of frameless glass fencing may be prohibitive or the use of glass is unnecessary or undesired. In these situations glass fencing can be combined with other traditional fencing styles. Here are several examples where glass fencing has been...

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Handrail Options for Glass Fencing

Handrail Options for Glass Fencing

Handrails may need to be added to a glass railing for safety and code compliance reasons. We have many options available. A simple stainless steel cap rail can be added to the top edge of the glass. Wooden caps are also available in a variety of different finishes. We...

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Glass Railing with Oak Cap Rail

Glass Railing with Oak Cap Rail

Here is a great example of glass stair rail featuring a continuous oak hand rail. This job consisted of the following elements: Q-Railing stand off posts powder coated in matt black. Low iron 1/2" thick tempered glass with polished edges. 2" x 2" red oak cap rail...

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Artist Studio – Greenwich, CT

Artist Studio – Greenwich, CT

Here is a link to an awesome project we completed with Nordic Custom Builders in Connecticut. The project involved building a three level studio into the side of a hill, deep in the Greenwich countryside.  We installed ‘Starfire’ glass balustrades on the roof and mid...

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Glass Cleaning

Glass Cleaning

When we install exterior glass we usually coat the glass with a nano sealer called DSS Reactive. The coating creates a covalent bond with the glass effectively making the glass smoother. The Titanium Dioxide coating will react with sunlight and break down hydrocarbons...

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US Glass Fence to Distribute Rigi Clamps

US Glass Fence to Distribute Rigi Clamps

US Glass Fence will be distributing the full range of type 316 polished stainless steel RIGI Clamps through their WEB STORE. RIGI Clamps enable users to brace or secure glass panels together. The range will include wall clamps, swivel clams, straight clamps and two...

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Middletown High School, NY

Middletown High School, NY

This project was completed towards the end of 2020 at Middletown High School, Middletown NY. The job involved attaching a glass and stainless steel railing to a 12″ high knee wall using Q-Railing face mounted posts. There were also several stainless steel stair...

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Frameless Glass Patio Guardrail – Candlewood Lake, CT

Working closely with Landscape Architect Robert Sherwood, we installed a frameless glass railing on the front and sides of this bluestone patio overlooking Candlewood Lake. The glass panels were 37″ high, secured in place using Mergelock core drilled stainless steel...

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Project File – Frameless Glass Guardrail – Bedford, NY

This installation involved the installation of 1/2″ ‘Starfire’ tempered glass onto the side of an Ipe deck. The glass was attached using Q-Railing stand-off mounts every 24″ or so. Additional holes were provided so that the carpenters could attach a wood facia to the...

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Introducing Big Sky Glass Fence

After recently completing the US Glass Fence Training and Certification Program Ben Godfrey and Ben Bozorth have now established Big Sky Glass Fence based in Bozeman Montana covering the State and surrounding areas. Beg Godfrey recently moved to the area and has a...

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Q-RAILING Easy Alu

Easy Alu offers you all of the benefits of a high grade aluminum railing with Q-Railing by US Glass Fence quality built in. Its stylish modern design is minimalist yet strong enough for even the most demanding locations. Several configurations are available including...

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Glass Fencing On A Slope

Frameless glass fencing can be installed on sloped areas using glass panels  cut as parallelograms and drilling the stainless steel posts in vertically. Installing onto sloped areas is very difficult to do but when done well it can look great. First of all we...

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Installing Frameless Glass Fence On A Beam

We normally install frameless glass fencing into a concrete or stone patio. This enables us to core drill into the surface and cement the posts into the ground. Sometimes it is desirable to install a fence into a lawn or landscape area. In this situation we need to...

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The New Invisible Glass Fence

If you need a fence but don’t really want one. Glass may be the option you have been looking for. It really is almost invisible. There may be many circumstances where a fence is needed but undesirable. Lets say you have a stunning view from your pool or garden but...

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Frameless Glass Pool Fence – East Hampton, NY

We just completed this stunning pool fence in East Hampton, NY. The fence is set around the perimeter of the Travertine patio. It has two gates for access. The contractor for the pool was SKR Pools of Long Island. The stainless steel posts were core drilled and...

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Glass Fencing Makes Any Outdoor Environment Inviting

Check out these awesome photographs of glass fence installations. Check out views of different applications where our frameless glass fence and/or railing was designed and installed. Contact us at (844) 348 6977 for a complementary consultation or complete the contact...

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The Pros and Cons of Frameless Glass Fencing

Frameless glass fencing is one of the most versatile and attractive of all fencing systems. It can be used pretty much anywhere and is appropriate for almost all design styles. It is unobtrusive, sophisticated, understated and strong. But, like every building material...

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