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What is a Glass Railing?

Glass Railing has stunning visual impact, adds openness, makes spaces feel bigger and facilitates light flow. It adds luxury and value to a home and when designed and installed correctly, is incredibly safe and functional.

Features of Glass Railings

It is important to consider the local building code requirements in your area regarding the type of safety glass (tempered, laminated) required or allowed. There are specifically 3 types of railings:

  • Dadoed Glass Railing
  • Standoff Glass Railings
  • Clamped Glass Railings

Whether it’s a beautiful garden, a stunning landscape, or a vibrant cityscape, glass railings provide a clear line of sight.

Advantages and Disadvantages


Unobstructed Views

Glass railings provide an unobstructed view of the surroundings, allowing you to enjoy breathtaking panoramas without compromising safety.

Enhanced Safety

While glass may seem fragile, modern glass railing systems are built to withstand considerable pressure and are highly secure.


Glass railings exude a sleek and contemporary look, instantly elevating the overall appearance of any space.


You can choose between framed or frameless options, different glass tints, and even incorporate artistic elements like etching or frosted designs.

Low Maintenance

Unlike other railing materials, glass doesn't corrode, rust, or require regular painting or staining.



Glass railing systems tend to be more expensive initially compared to other railing materials like wood or metal. However, considering their long lifespan and low maintenance requirements, the investment can be worthwhile.

Privacy Concerns

While glass railings provide openness and unobstructed views, they may compromise privacy, particularly in urban or densely populated areas. Consider the location and your specific privacy needs before opting for glass railings.

Scratches and Damage

Despite being made from tempered or laminated glass, glass railings are not completely immune to scratches or damage. Hard objects, abrasive materials, or accidental impacts can cause scratches, chips, or cracks in the glass.

Susceptibility to Smudges and Stains

While glass railings can offer stunning clarity and transparency, they are also prone to smudges and stains, particularly when exposed to dirt, oils, or environmental pollutants.

Glazing Solutions For Commercial Glass

Types of Glass Used in Point Supported Systems

Application of Glass Railings




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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