We’re open.. Here at Sunsquare HQ, we will be operating as usual during this lockdown period. We are a British manufacturer and have been able to maintain COVID-19 safe site teams by taking extra precautions, including PPE, temperature checks and fogging vehicles. Lead times will not be affected as our factories are currently in full swing. The safety of our staff and customers is our top priority so we will continue to adhere to all government guidelines.
When specifying and ordering your Sunsquare skylight you will find that we won’t offer a product described as “Self-Cleaning Glass” instead you will be offered our Low Maintenance Glass.
A lot of speculation has been made in recent years over the benefit of Self-Cleaning Glass and our conclusion is as follows:
Self-Cleaning Glass is a name given to coatings applied to the glass surface that will inhibit dirt’s ability to stick to the glass surface. By achieving this, the natural weather cycles we experience (i.e. Sun/Rain) will dry and then wash off this collected residue. This process works very efficiently in vertical applications (i.e. Windows, Curtain Walling etc.) however, this cannot be claimed for low pitch skylight applications.
The same coatings are of benefit to low pitch skylights, however, due to the reduced speed that water will run off the glass you will not be able to avoid having to occasionally clean your skylight. The Low Maintenance Glass that we will provide will greatly reduce the timescale between cleaning to as little as once a year.
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Obviously Sunsquare are not immune to industry trends, but it is comforting to see that the clients that have used our services over the recent turbulent months are citing quality and qualification as the reason for using the skylight budget with us.
Sunsquare set to exhibit at Grand Designs Live 2019
Sunsquare is pleased to announce its appearance at the upcoming Grand Designs Live 2019 in London. The team will be exhibiting the brand’s full range of BSI Kitemarked, thermally broken skylights and roof lanterns from stand B150 at the ExCeL London from 4th – 12th May 2019.
If you’re looking for inspiration for your latest renovation, design or architectural project, the Ideal Home Show is perfect. Thousands of people will flock to Olympia London to explore a huge range of exhibitions, featuring trend-setting products, inspiring décor, expert panel discussions, live seminars, and much more.