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Stained Glass Protection

Stainless steel grilles are generally regarded by conservation bodies as the best form of protection for stained glass as polycarbonate has a discordant appearance and discolours with age.


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Companies supplying goods or services for Stained Glass Protection
Barley Studios Ltd
Church Balk, Dunnington, York YO19 5LH
Tel 01904 489093 Fax 01904 489093
Email: office@barleystudio.co.uk
Website: www.barleystudio.co.uk
Keith Barley, ICON accredited conservator, established Barley Studio, York, 40 years ago. The studio has gained an international reputation for the high standard of its stained glass conservation and restoration for the nationís cathedrals, stately homes and parish churches. Barley Studio is also known for its new work, with artist Helen Whittaker winning commissions for many prestigious buildings across the UK. The studio covers all aspects of stained glass and related metalwork: environmentally protective isothermal glazing systems, restoration and supply of ferramenta and opening casements, stainless steel wire guards, period style plain glazing and antique glasses, consultation, surveys and reports.
Chapel Studio Stained Glass Limited
14 Bridge Road, Hunton Bridge, Kings Langley, Hertfordshire. WD4 8RE
Tel 01923 266386 Fax 01923 269707
Email: customer@chapelstudio.co.uk
Website: www.chapelstudio.co.uk
Established in 1973, the Studio is ICON accredited. We are recognized as a leading authority for new designs, conservation of medieval and restoration of Victorian stained glass, as well as repair and protective work countrywide of vandalised or deteriorating windows, including wire guards and isothermal glazing.
Helen Whittaker Stained Glass & Sculpture
Barley Studios Ltd, Church Balk, Dunnington, York YO19 5LH
Tel 01904 489093 Fax 01904 489093
Email: helen@barleystudio.co.uk
Website: www.helenwhittakerart.com
Helen Whittaker is Creative Director and Artist / Designer at Barley Studio and an award-winning designer of stained glass windows. Keith Barley, ICON accredited conservator, established Barley Studio 40 years ago. The studio has gained an international reputation for the high standard of its stained glass conservation. It is also known for its new work, with Helen winning commissions for many prestigious buildings across the UK. The studio covers all aspects of stained glass and related metalwork: isothermal glazing, restoration, supply of ferramenta, opening casements, stainless steel wire guards, period style plain glazing and antique glasses, consultation, surveys and reports.
Nick Bayliss (Architectural Glass) Ltd
152 Warstone Lane, Hockley, Birmingham, West Midlands B18 6NZ
Tel 0121 233 1985 Fax 0121 233 9921
Email: info@baylissglass.co.uk
Website: www.baylissglass.co.uk
Since its formation in 1980, the company has worked on small scale repairs and new panels through to large scale restoration projects. Products include stained glass and leaded light windows and doors, timber and metal frame fittings, protective solutions for vulnerable historic glass and restoration of painted stained glass, as well as painting of new stained glass.
Norgrove Studios
Bentley, Redditch, Worcestershire, B97 5UH
Tel 01527 541545 Fax 01527 403692
Email: bsinclair@norgrovestudios.co.uk
Website: www.norgrovestudios.co.uk
Norgrove Studios Ltd is a small specialist glazing workshop making bespoke stained glass, and restoring/conserving existing. We have an interest in the restoration and new creation of plain glazing for 17th , 18th, & 19th C traditional vernacular buildings, undertaking repair of all early periods of glasswork. We use new handmade mouth blown glass to match originals. Our blacksmith will repair existing ferramenta and casements, & make new in wrought iron or stainless steel. We sell handmade glass for sash windows and fanlights, fabricate stainless steel protective guards for stained glass in vulnerable locations, & provide both consultancy and practical works in glass.
Recclesia Ltd (Stained Glass Protection)
Unit 2-3, St. Ives Way, Sandycroft, Chester CH5 2QS
Tel 01244 906 002 Fax 01244 906 003
Email: admin@recclesiastainedglass.co.uk
Website: www.recclesiastainedglass.co.uk
Fabricators and installers of protective guards and isothermal glazing systems for stained glass and historic glazing. All systems are manufactured to accepted guidelines and are approved use on churches and historic buildings. Service is offered nationwide. Please see the company website more details.
William J Gowar & Company Ltd T/as Gowar Grilles
30 - 34 Rheidol Mews, Rheidol Terrace, Islington, London N1 8NU
Tel 020 7226 3644 Fax 020 7226 2969
Email:
Website: www.gowargrilles.co.uk
Church Window Protection ; Manufacturers of stainless steel mesh grilles to the shape of the glass with a black powder coating. Bespoke Radiator Cover Grilles; They still manufacture in London decorative radiator cover grilles. These are a hand-woven lattice in solid brass or stainless steel with many patterns and finishes.
Classical Glass Ltd, 435-437 St Helens Road Bolton BL33RT Telephone 01204 656382 Fax 01204 657904 Website: stainedleadedglass.co.uk