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• Sunday, April 18th, 2021

An interior Juliet balcony makes a stylish, practical and affordable addition to any home. The minimalist design of a glass Juliet balcony makes it a great choice for bringing in more natural light and enhancing views without taking up much space.

What to consider with an Interior Juliet balcony?

When paired with sliding or French Doors on upper floor rooms, a modern Juliet balcony provides the necessary safety barrier when the doors are open to increase ventilation. If you are considering an interior Juliet balcony, here are some ideas to inspire you.

Interior Juliet Balcony

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• Thursday, April 08th, 2021

Keeping beautiful views over three counties from the patio decking at their Herefordshire home was of paramount importance to Gill and Ronald Webb – and their smart Balconette balustrade fits the bill perfectly.

With the advent of better weather and easing of restrictions, this Balconette Aerofoil Glass Balustrade System helps to create a social space on patios where guests can lean on the sturdy wing-shaped handrail, chat and admire the view.

Glass Balustrade in Herefordshire

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• Monday, March 29th, 2021

If you’re lucky enough to have a balcony on your property, brightening it up with plants is a wonderful way to enjoy the beauty of nature and add a touch of individuality to your home.

From a modest window box to a sky-high smallholding, balcony gardening can be as simple or involved as you want it to be. With so many of us embracing gardening during lockdown, gardening in small spaces has grown in popularity and there is an abundance of support and advice available from gardening experts across the country.

Balcony Gardening

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• Friday, March 19th, 2021

Now framed with a beautiful Balconette glass balustrade, it was the impressive panoramic view of the Kent coastline that sold this bungalow to a couple from Hythe.

“We didn’t even look at the house, it was the gorgeous view that sold it,” says Susan Treadwell. “That is why when we undertook renovation work, we wanted to create a big outdoor seating and barbecue area to make the most of it. We’ve gained lots of space!”

Glass Balustrade in Kent

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• Tuesday, March 09th, 2021

Balconette would like to thank all entrants for the Winter segment of the Balconette 2020-21 Photo Competition, we appreciate your time and effort in what turned out to be a the most creative segment so far.

The judging panel pored through a great array of images that captured great aspects of Balconette’s products, the awesome snowy and frosty weather conditions, and our wonderful customers and their pets.

A winner has now been decided who will receive a framed exhibition print of their winning entry and be one of four segment winners to be considered for the overall £1000 prize that will be decided at the end of May.

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• Tuesday, March 09th, 2021

Café culture doesn’t get much closer to the sea than here in Westgate-on-Sea where your coffee cup, or dining out experience, is just a few metres from the waves.

Taking advantage of this enviable position is owner Alan Dolan’s West Bay Café which has undergone extensive renovation, including the installation of nearly 40 metres of glass balustrade manufactured and supplied by Balconette.

Terrace Glass Balustrade

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• Saturday, February 27th, 2021

Assistance from Balconette’s technical team on the design and installation of this distinctive T-shaped Glass Juliet balcony enabled Shawn Reed to fit it himself and maximise enjoyment of countryside views from his home near Brampton, Cumbria.

T-shaped Glass Juliet balcony

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• Wednesday, February 17th, 2021

Tantalising sea views are delivered through 171 metres of Balconette’s clear glass balustrading at these luxury modern apartments – with a famous connection – located on the prestigious North Foreland estate, one of the most desirable areas in East Kent.

Residents of the two contemporary apartment blocks at Ocean Drive, Broadstairs have private access to a secluded beach below via the famous ‘The Thirty-Nine Steps’ from John Buchan’s renowned novel of the same name, first published in 1915.

Curved doors and Orbit Glass Balustrades in East Kent

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• Sunday, February 07th, 2021

Striking glass balustrades supplied by Balconette add extra external space while opening up extensive countryside views at this unique self-built home in a rural location on the Lincolnshire/Cambridgeshire border. Construction of the four-bedroomed home near Peterborough took three years and it was completed in March 2020 just before the first national lockdown.

Aerofoil Glass Balustrade in Lincolnshire

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• Wednesday, January 27th, 2021

Balconette receives Feefo’s Gold Trusted Service Award

As with every business, customer feedback is an essential tool to reflect upon its operation, as well as a useful guide for prospective new customers.

In the last year, Balconette has embarked on showing an open and transparent view of its customer’s perspectives by incorporating the services of the highly respected review site Feefo.

Balconette receives Feefo Award

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