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24.08.2012
Lumon, the creator of a success story in the European balcony and patio glazing market, is expanding its operations into Canada. The success of the Lumon balcony and terrace enclosures is based on superior quality products to improve living comfort.  Lumon has a 30 year global presence, exporting...
30.07.2012
A glazed balcony is often promoted as a cosy extra room or a natural extension that connects an apartment and the outside world, no matter what the season or weather. Glazing is also considered a well-founded solution as it improves living comfort and décor possibilities. Likewise, glazing is known...
24.08.2011
Balcony glazing pays back its carbon footprint on average in 3 years 4 months already It may take only a couple of years to reduce the carbon footprint for housing on a permanent basis, if the balcony has been furnished with glass panels. According to Ramboll Finland Oy's study, the payback period...
15.10.2010
Savings of up to 10.7% and, on average, up to 5.9% in the residential building's heating energy consumption. - These outstanding results were obtained by Kimmo Hilliaho in his research on the balcony glazing's energy-economic effects completed in August at the Tampere University of Technology. The...
13.10.2010
"The research results can be utilised directly in many different ways," sums up Kimmo Hilliaho. -"Balcony glazing allows property owners to postpone facade renovations for several years, save heating energy and reduce operating costs. The results provide grounds for architects to plan semi-warm...

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