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Fire Resistance

In the face of potential fire hazards, the need for reliable fire safety measures cannot be overstated. Fire resistant glass plays a crucial role in safeguarding lives and property by providing an effective barrier to delay in spread of flames, smoke, and temperature rise. Which can in order contain the fire and allow occupants some time to escape.

Available in different forms, fire rated systems can be integrated into glass curtain walls, hollow metal doors, glass office partitions, commercial glass installation projects, and more, offering a blend of security, transparency, and architectural design. We offer custom aluminum style looks as our specialty. 

Why Use Fire Resistance Glass Systems?

Fire resistant systems finds application in various sectors, including commercial, industrial, and multi residential buildings. It is commonly used in areas where fire protection and visibility are paramount, such as fire exits, stairwells, and partition walls. By preventing the rapid spread of fire, this specialized glass aids in the safe evacuation of occupants, buys valuable time for firefighting efforts, and minimizes property damage.

Advantages and Disadvantages


Fire Containment

Fire resistant glass acts as a barrier, preventing the passage of flames, smoke, and hot gases, which helps to contain the fire within a specific area.

Heat Insulation

Fire resistant glass can withstand high temperatures, ensuring that the heat transfer remains limited, thereby protecting nearby areas and reducing the risk of structural collapse.

Transparency and Visibility

Unlike traditional fire barriers, fire resistant glass allows visibility, enabling occupants and emergency personnel to assess the situation and take appropriate action swiftly.

Design Integration

Fire resistant glass comes in various styles, finishes, and sizes, making it compatible with diverse architectural designs.


Varying Fire Resistance Duration

Different types of fire resistant glass have varying resistance durations, ranging from a few minutes to several hours. It is crucial to select the appropriate type of glass based on the required fire rating and the specific needs of the building.

High Cost

Fire resistant glass is generally more expensive than conventional glass due to its specialized manufacturing process and additional safety features.

Thermal Stress and Fragility

Fire resistant glass can experience thermal stress due to the extreme temperature differentials during a fire. This stress may cause the glass to crack or shatter, potentially compromising its integrity and fire resistance.

Experienced Installation

It is necessary to have fire resistance glass installed by professionals to ensure optimal performance for the purpose it is installed.

Glazing Solutions For Commercial Glass

Frequently Asked Questions

Q1. What is fire-rated glass and how does it work?

Fire-rated glass is a specially designed type of glass that can withstand exposure to fire and high temperatures. It is manufactured by sandwiching one or more layers of fire-resistant material between layers of glass. In the event of a fire, the fire-rated glass acts as a barrier, preventing the spread of flames, smoke, and heat.

Q2. What are the different fire ratings for glass?

Fire ratings for glass are determined based on the duration of time that the glass can withstand exposure to fire. The most common fire ratings for glass include 20 minutes, 45 minutes, 60 minutes, 90 minutes, and 120 minutes. These ratings indicate the amount of time the glass can maintain its integrity and prevent the spread of fire.

Q3. What are the benefits of using fire-rated glass in buildings?
Using fire-rated glass in buildings offers several benefits. It provides a transparent barrier that allows natural light to enter while maintaining fire safety. Fire-rated glass also helps to compartmentalize a building, preventing the spread of fire and smoke. Additionally, it provides occupants with clear visibility during emergencies and can enhance the overall aesthetics of a space.

Other Types of Glass We Offer

We are equipped to provide all of the following glass for installation and replacement. Each commercial glass with its unique benefits and considerations. Find a perfect match for your need.

Application of Fire Resistant Glass

Fire Resistant Glass is an excellent choice for a variety of commercial applications due to its blend of design versatility, light transmission, and high-security features. It is commonly used in the following commercial sectors




Why Choose Us


We believe in providing nothing less than the best for our customers. That is why we only work with trusted brands and use premium materials for our installations and replacements. Our commitment to quality extends to our workmanship, ensuring that every detail is executed with precision and care. 


Its important top deliver quality. Hence we are available to provide replacement, installation and supply in Ontario, Canada. To know which commercial areas we serve, have a look at the list of all our locations.


Our captivating work portfolio, where art comes to life! Explore a diverse collection of services in glass, aluminum and glazing industry. Where we provide installation, replacement and repair services to all commercial sectors.

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