A Juliet balcony immediately conjures up the namesake - that famous balcony scene in Shakespeare’s ‘Romeo and Juliet’. The aesthetics live up to the romantic image, with many people today still choosing this classic design for its good looks.
A glass Juliet balcony adds some benefits over other materials:
A true Juliet balcony does not have a platform to stand on so you would not need planning permission. If the Juliet balcony has a floor, no matter how small, you will need planning approval.
Our ®CreoGlass balconies are made from toughened laminated glass which is the safest choice for your Juliet balcony. The glass is toughened glass which is manufactured by heating regular glass to 650°C and then cooling it back down. If the glass is put under pressure it will break into blunt pieces rather than sharp shards. In the unlikely event of the glass shattering, by introducing our toughened laminated glass to our Juliet balconies we increased the safety − the balcony will remain in position to provide safety until replaced. If you want to see how tough the glass is, take a look at our ®CreoGlass video.
Toughened laminated glass is:
Find out more about our glass Juliet balconies or to chat about the cost, give us a call for a free consultation on 01923 819 684.