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Authentic sash windows meet top thermal specifications with SWISSPACER

Authentic sash windows meet top thermal specifications with SWISSPACER

24 June 2019

The company manufactures four styles of sash window, from the competitively priced Imperial Collection, through to the Vintage Collection which is ideal for conservation areas and restoration. All styles use SWISSPACER for unobtrusive warm edge excellence, helping Masterframe meet their specification requirements. Masterframe use SWISSPACER ULTIMATE in both white and black, in sizes 8, 10, 14 and 16mm.

German Institute for Structural Engineering (DIBt) grants approval for SWISSPACER Air

German Institute for Structural Engineering (DIBt) grants approval for SWISSPACER Air

24 June 2019

Since October 2018, a small component has been whipping up a real storm in the industry: the SWISSPACER Air. It equalises the pressure in the insulating glass. The German Institute for Structural Engineering (DIBt) has now authorised its use. That means the component is the only solution that allows for approved insulating glass with pressure equalisation.

Passive house with living comfort

Passive house with living comfort

24 June 2019

Gambsheim, Alsace, has seen the construction of an ambitious building which – in addition to the usual requirements for passive houses – is setting new standards: Europassive® is a trademark of the architecture and planning office KMO from Bouxwiller, around 40 kilometres north-west of Strasbourg.