Window wall

Window wall

A type of curtain wall, usually composed of vertical and horizontal metal framing members containing fixed lights, operable windows, or opaque panels, or a combination thereof.

window wall

A type of curtain wall, usually composed of vertical and horizontal metal framing members containing fixed lights, operable windows, or opaque panels, or a combination thereof.
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The window wall is an external wall and, if not insulated, will be colder than internal walls.
The landmarked house was designed by the Swiss-born American modern architect, William Edmond Lescaze, and the upper duplex retains his glass brick window wall.
A special seating section by a window wall is designed for those who like to eat alone.
Signature Glass is a commercial glazing contractor in the Houston metropolitan area with focused expertise in curtain wall and window wall systems, storefront and entrance systems, and in-house fabrication of aluminum framing systems.
Use on one zone or to pick out architectural features such as a window wall or a full height opening.
Wausau Window and Wall Systems' 6250i-HRX curtainwall and window wall system is designed for the floor-to-floor spans and toads of mid-rise and high-rise construction, including residence halls and office buildings.
Located at the central concourse at Heathrow, the lounges boast a high ceiling window wall, panoramic views of the airport apron area, desktop computers with internet access and Wi-Fi connections, local and international newspapers and five fully equipped shower suites in each lounge.
The unusual layout of the bedrooms means guests will be able to lie in their luxurious beds, which will be positioned facing a window wall, and take in views of the city and surrounding hills.
Furthermore, the gallery was modified to create an environment even more closed off than usual, by means of a diaphragm of yellow canvas that covered the entire window wall and also limited the entry area.
The window wall becomes a compositional piece, like abstract artwork," says Walker.
Due to open late this year, the restaurant will feature several dramatic elements, including a huge 23 foot high by 42 foot wide window wall that looks to the company's brewery vessels on one side, and on the other side an even larger 23 feet high by 71 feet wide slanted expanse of glass looking out to the patio and beer garden.
The living room seems to dissolve into the garden, thanks to a window wall that turns the corner.