Introducing Future Generation Planitherm Range 

Cornwall Glass Manufacturing is delighted to announce the introduction of the new ‘Future Generation’ version of PLANITHERM® ONE T FG from Saint Gobain to it's glass product range. With the suffix “FG” added to the product code to signify the future generation version of the PLANITHERM ONE T it can be easily distinguished from other Planitherm [...]

2020-09-08T13:35:46+00:00

Case Study – Secondary Glazing Bristol

 Transformation of a Grade II former Orphanage to Luxury Apartments Cornwall Glass Bristol has completed the installation of 272 secondary windows as part of an Acorn Property Group renovation project in one of Bristol’s well -known landmark buildings. The newly named Loft House now accommodates sixty 1, 2 and 3 bedroom, elegant and distinctive apartments [...]

2019-08-29T10:14:39+00:00

Heritage IGUs are about low sightlines but do they come with a potential cost in performance? 

Heritage IGUs are about low sightlines but come at a potential cost in performance. There are a number of drivers currently converging which make the energy efficiency of older and period properties, including their windows, increasingly important. The only exemptions from the Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES), which came into force in April 2018, are [...]

2019-03-20T13:22:44+00:00

Wine By The Glass

When our Exeter branch was approached with a photograph of a glass wine rack and asked “Can you make something like this for us?” their answer was of course. “We’ll have ago” Several months, lots of head scratching and hard graft later these beautiful, bespoke wine racks are occupying pride of place in our clients [...]

2018-09-04T12:13:20+00:00

From a Grain of Sand

It surrounds us and has become an integral part of our everyday lives and whether we choose to acknowledge it, glass is amongst the most commonly used building material         in the world. Roman Egyptian Glass Aryballos - vessel used by athletes to hold body oils, used in the baths dating from the time of the Egyptians [...]

2017-07-28T13:19:22+00:00

Cornwall Glass continues to strengthen their relationship with Ritec International

Over 40 employees from the Cornwall Glass Group have recently received expert training from Ritec International in applying the new ClearShield Eco-System™. Glaziers and production staff undertook the training to apply the market-leading glass surface treatment to both installed and new glass. The sales and estimating teams have also received training to extend their knowledge [...]

2017-07-28T13:15:35+00:00

Opaletch™ adds a further design process of colour painting

The Cornwall Glass & Glazing Group have furthered their processing skills in glass painting and are now able to paint the decorative glass, Opaletch™. This advancement in the groups glass processing enables glass designs to reach new levels of creativity. With over 200 colours to choose from and 12 patterns from the Opaletch™ the design [...]

2017-07-28T13:11:30+00:00

Yeovil Glass & Window Centre Gains A New Branch Manager

Nick Turner brings his wealth of experience into his new role as Manager of Yeovil Glass & Window Centre. Nick has been with the Cornwall Glass Group for over 6 years and has over 29 years’ experience in the glass and glazing industry where he will be utilising these skills at the Yeovil branch. Yeovil [...]

2017-07-28T12:47:41+00:00

Westcountry Glass Celebrates It’s 5th Birthday

  Double celebrations were held at Westcountry Glass in Saltash, Cornwall. Westcountry Glass, part of the Cornwall Glass Group celebrated their 5th year of trading in July where in these past 5 years they have firmly placed themselves as the South West’s leading sealed unit supplier. The birthday was a double celebration as the month [...]

2017-07-28T12:49:47+00:00