Advantages of glass curtain walls for commercial buildings
Advancement with glass curtain walls
Wandsworth: With the advancement of technology and modernization, there have been drastic changes in the society. Everything in society has undergone many changes. Changes are a part of nature and these changes do come over with time. Similar changes have been found in the building and designing of buildings, houses, etc. The building of commercial buildings and commercial complexes have also gone through many changes. With the changing time and advancement of technology, there have been many changes seen in society. These buildings also have been upgraded by the changes.
For curtain walls the glass used in the making of these curtains is very durable. These wall systems are known for their stability and are also very caring about external factors like heat, rain, cold, etc. Many companies who are selling these products provide many facilities along with the products. These companies often provide repair facilities and many other facilities also.
HISTORY OF CURTAIN WALL SYSTEMS AT A GLANCE:
As we know that history has been divided into 3 periods. Those are ancient history, medieval history, and modern history. So these curtains are an origination of medieval history. They were used and seen in castles. These castles had two walls for protection purpose. One wall was in front and that was the main wall and just behind the first wall was another wall which was similar to the glass curtain wall and this wall added extra protection to the castle. Since these walls added to the protection of the castle, in addition to it these walls also provided protection from the weather conditions. So it has been a gift of medieval times that we have brought in to practice in this era also.
BENEFITS PROVIDED BY CURTAIN WALL SYSTEMS
• These wall systems provide stability factor to the buildings
• The curtain wall systems add on to the protection of the building from theft and burglary.
• They also help in providing protection against weather conditions.
• They protect the buildings from the exterior damage which can be caused due to heavy and worse weather conditions.
• They also help in enhancing the appearance of the building which gives a great look to the building and also helps in upgrading the look of the place.
• They also protect the buildings from the fire. If in any case of an accident the building catches fire then, in that case, these curtain wall systems provide security to the building.
Many companies have been selling them and have been providing many services along with the installation of the building. But it is in the hands of the user also that how do they use it. It is a must for them to take extra care of the product and keep up the maintenance of the wall system also.