An Introduction to Able Canopies

Glass Canopies

Glass Canopies

As the canopy experts, we have extensive experience of designing and installing glass canopies. We offer bespoke glass canopies which are suitable for all sectors including Retail, Leisure and the Education sector. Our Kensington Mono-pitchDual pitch and wall mounted canopies can also be fitted with Glass roofing panels.

Glass canopies provide excellent cover from the weather whilst maintaining a contemporary, sleek look to a building's exterior. Benefits of glass canopies include easy maintenance and longevity, enabling you to use your outside space more effectively for many years to come.

Find out more about the range of designs we can accomodate or call us today to book a free site survey where we will discuss your needs. Contact us today

Glass Wall Mounted Canopies
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Glass Entrance Canopies
Glass Entrance Canopies Able Canopies Glass Entrance Canopies will add a prominent focal point to your building. Our bespoke glass entrance canopies are created with your needs and requirements in mind giving you the ideal entrance solution...
Glass Walkways
Glass Walkways Able Canopies Glass Walkways will provide you with an attractive, robust shelter structure linking numerous buildings together. Our glass walkways are created to your specification leaving you with the perfect glass walkway structure...
Glass Canopies - The Coniston 6 Glass Wall Mounted CanopyThe Coniston 6 Wall Mounted Canopy

The Coniston 6 is a glass wall mounted canopy that is covered with 6mm toughened glass which are available in clear as well as a selection of tints. The canopy can span any length and has a maximum projection of up to 3.5 metres from the wall.

Glass Canopies - The Ashton Glass Wall Mounted CanopyThe Ashton Glass Wall Mounted Canopy

The Ashton is an aluminium wall mounted canopy that can be covered with either 8mm toughened glass or 35mm polycarbonate. It can be any length and has a maximum projection of up to 6 metres from the wall and up to 6 metres between posts for an uninterrupted view and minimal posts.

Recent Glass Canopy Case Study

Oakland's Secondary School, London - Glass Wall Mounted Canopy

Oaklands Secondary School, London

Able Canopies were commissioned by Bouygues
(UK) Ltd to produce five bespoke canopies at
Oaklands School in Tower Hamlets, London,
one of which was a glass wall mounted canopy.

Read more: Oakland's Secondary School

Benefits of a Glass Roof Canopy?

  • Glass is very durable and long lasting - which will save you money over time
  • Quieter in the rain - a heavy downpour won't cause excessive noise to disrupt your staff, clients or pupils
  • Glass is easy to keep clean - making it easy to keep your canopy looking its best
  • Structurally very strong - even under immense pressure of wind and snow
  • Modern and sleek finish -to complement your building and surroundings

Glass canopy designs are limitless, each canopy can be tailored to you individual needs, this will allow us to create a canopy to complement your building and surroundings perfectly.

If you would prefer to make a statement with your glass canopy we can help create a striking focal point for your building or a structure that will ‘stand out from the crowd’.

Glazing materials can be either toughened/laminated safety glass or if you need to think more about your budget we can use shatter resistant UV protected polycarbonate sheeting. Our designers and engineers will be happy to advise on the best materials to use for your individual application. 

Alternatives to Glass

If you are looking for an alternative roof option, the glass canopies can be supplied with a 10mm solid polycarbonate roof. Please call us on 0800 389 9072 for more details.

Why Choose Able Canopies as your Glass Canopy Supplier?

We have teamed up with a structural glazing company that has over 40 years experience in the glazing industry, this in turn means that we can design and manufacture a glass canopy to suit your exact requirements, so you don’t have to compromise on your ideas or structural integrity.

In addition, our fully trained installation teams can install your glass canopy with minimal disruption to you. Your customers, clients or pupils can rest assured you will receive quality product they can all enjoy.

Using our 3D CAD design facility within our fabrication design department we can work closely with you to ensure a fast, efficient turnaround, from the initial design stage and through the manufacturing process, our engineers will help to save you time and money.

We also provide structural calculations for any of our designs whether they are stainless steel, galvanised steel or aluminium structures, this will ensure our glass canopies are fit for purpose, structurally safe for wind and snow loading anywhere in the UK. 

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contact our expert team

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