Glazing Solutions for the Home and Garden

Ariel PlasticsAriel Plastics offer an extensive range of flat glazing products in clear polycarbonate sheet, acrylic sheet and polystyrene sheet. With options for interior and exterior use Ariel Plastics provides glazing solutions for a variety of home and garden projects. The full product range can be viewed here.

 

 

Ariel Plastics GlazingCorotherm Flat, clear polycarbonate sheet is available in 4mm and 6mm thickness and is an ideal choice for secure glazing. The UV protected sheet is 200 times stronger than glass and perfect for screen guards, visors and primary glazing. Corotherm Flat is suitable for both interior and exterior use, with the polycarbonate material offering high impact resistance.

Similarly Liteglaze clear flat acrylic sheet can be used in both indoor and outdoor applications. The flexible structure of the sheet allows it to be cut, bent and shaped with ease. With high light transmission and UV resistance Liteglaze is ideal glazing for greenhouses, shed windows and coldframes. The fixing guide offers straightforward instruction on installation.

Styrene is a clear polystyrene sheet ideal for a range of internal DIY projects. This lightweight material has good workability and is easy to handle and cut. With design capabilities, and fixing requiring only the most basic tools, Styrene is perfect for display cases and picture framing. The high light transmission and impact resistance makes Styrene ideal inside the home, for splashbacks, cupboard fronts and interior door panels.

The table below provides an overview of individual product properties.

Properties Corotherm Flat Liteglaze Styrene
Impact Resistance Exceptional
200 times that of glass
Good
7 times that of glass
Good
5 times that of glass
Suitable for Exterior use Yes Yes No
Optical Clarity Good Good Good
Light Transmission 92% 92% 92%
Material Weight 2.4kg/m2 2.38kg/m2 2.1kg/m2

 

Flat Glazing Accessories

Flat Glazing accessories include the Liteglaze Glazing Strip which can fix Ariel’s glazing materials from 2mm to 4mm as secondary glazing to an existing window frame. The double sided adhesive tape means that it can be fixed to either wood or metal frames securely. It is also suitable for fixing Styrene in internal situations. The fixing guide provides further instruction.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Flat Glazing Accessories
Flat Glazing accessories include the Liteglaze Glazing Strip which can fix Ariel’s glazing materials from 2mm to 4mm as secondary glazing to an existing window frame. The double sided adhesive tape means that it can be fixed to either wood or metal frames securely. It is also suitable for fixing Styrene in internal situations. The fixing guide provides further instruction << link to fixing guide >>.