A window glass wall is primarily a support structure. A curtain wall is covered with curtains to give the illusion of a window, wall, or it may describe a type of window glass wall is located mainly in commercial buildings. The window wall are designed to bring light to interior spaces and open space landscape. Often a window wall will be able to capture the views of the landscape or garden. Wall curtains are designed to soften the look of the interior.

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Maximize the view
A view of a city or ocean can add significant value to a home. Many homes are designed to maximize the view through the installation of window wall. A window wall is a great arrangement for doors and windows of glass through a single wall.


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A curtain wall is often installed in a room with few windows and walls problematic. This type of wall is common to basements and media rooms. The curtain wall absorbs sound and adds color and softens a space. The wall can be used as a header, or to treat a wall. Some curtain wall really divide the space and can be extracted to be removed when not needed.

Embracing Light
The window wall are also very good to bring light into a home. Many houses use windows to heat the wall tiling inside to heat the house in winter. Select glass window wall that reduces the UV radiation and maximizes usable light. Often, a bright interior looks bigger, adding visual size to a home.

Loss of heat
The curtain wall was installed around the basement stairs to close the ladder to the heat loss during the winter. The curtain panels are heavily insulated and hung from a ceiling track that can be bent to wrap around the bottom of the stairs. Simply closing the curtains, an additional layer of insulation helps control the heat or air conditioning loss, reducing bills and makes the house more comfortable.