Façades of the World: highlights of London’s Zak conference

Façades of the World: highlights of London’s Zak conference

 Image sourced from Zak World of Facades. Insol was proud to be invited to the European edition, which took place in ...

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Kinetic Facades - design considerations

Kinetic Facades - design considerations

Image source: Institut du Monde Arabe Getting the design of a kinetic façade right from the get go is paramount in ...

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Kinetic facades - not just a striking feature

Kinetic facades - not just a striking feature

Historically kinetic facades have served purely as a form of artistic expression. Yet they‘ve recently come to offer a ...

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Insol bound for international facade conference

Insol bound for international facade conference

Zak are pioneers in promoting technologies in the areas of glass processing, facades and fenestration through various ...

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Basic louvre care and maintenance

Basic louvre care and maintenance

Louvres are an easy to maintain facade solution that can achieve an architect's vision without compromising on ...

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5 Questions to Ask About Aluminium Louvres for Solar Control

5 Questions to Ask About Aluminium Louvres for Solar Control

Nothing else has quite the same versatility, and aluminium louvres are here to stay as a crucial part of architecture.  ...

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Perforated facades – aesthetics and practicality

Perforated facades – aesthetics and practicality

Perforated facades have been around for over 100 years, and have grown in popularity for good reason. The use of ...

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We share some of our most iconic project designs

We share some of our most iconic project designs

As an architect, you’re always on the look out for inspiration and unique design aspects you can incorporate into your ...

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The question of wind noise on facades

The question of wind noise on facades

One of the common questions we get here at Insol is “what about wind noise?” And really there’s no simple answer for ...

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Allowing for thermal expansion in aluminium louvres

Allowing for thermal expansion in aluminium louvres

Unfortunately, there isn’t a relevant industry standard that we can use, but we always carefully analyse two basic ...

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