Glass Roof Solutions - IQ Glass International

IQ’s range of glass roof solutions can be utilised to increase ventilation and maximise natural light

Automated Opening Rooflights

IQ have developed a range of automated opening rooflights, offering opening solutions without compromising on sleek and minimalist design.

There is a venting rooflight to enhance the air circulation, as well as a sliding rooflight and a sliding box rooflight which can be used to provide roof access to modern sky gardens.

The opening rooflights use high-quality aluminium and top of the range motors, to ensure smooth opening motions are achieved 100% of the time.

The opening rooflights can be specified in bespoke shapes and sizes, including a circular ventilating rooflight that lifts straight up vertically, using automated actuators. With large motors available to accommodate larger sizes, these advanced technical opening rooflights can be specified in large sizes.

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Retractable Glass Roof

For an indoor-outdoor style of living, our retractable glass roof solutions are the ideal choice. 

Being able to open and close large glass roofs with ease allows the space to easily be used any time of the year. Even when closed the slim framing gives the space a strong connection to the outdoors. 

Being able to reach 2.2m per pane and with a maximum projection of over 11m, our retractable glass roofs can be sued for luxury homes and villas as well as a variety of non-residential projects. 

Structural Glass Roof

These large frameless glass roof designs can aid with maximising natural light and sky views due to their minimalist nature. 

For more information on structural glass roofs and other structural glazing solutions, visit our structural glazing page.


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To discuss roof glazing solutions for your next project, contact the IQ team today.

Why Work With Us

We are able to work with designers and specifiers from an early stage of a project to ensure that no compromises have to be made on design. Our expert glazing technicians are here to help your design become a reality, lending their years of experience to your project team for design advice, performance guidance and cost implications.

To find out more or arrange a meeting with one of our expert glazing consultants or just contact the team on 01494 722 880.


Our years of experience allow us to create bespoke glass constructions with minimal detailing and expert quality.


Our specialist in house contract management team oversees your glazing project from beginning to end.


Our technical skillset and high levels of customer service mean that architects and contractors return to us time and again for their commercial glazing projects.


Our in house team of CAD designers and engineers contains twelve expert designers and is fully supported by a structural engineer for specialist structural glass calculations.


Our expert glazing specification advisors are available to help you finalise your architectural glazing designs before the tender stage.


We offer a full NBS style specification service for architects who wish to ensure the correct aesthetic and performance is achieved from their documentation.

International Glazing Blog

IQ International specialises in providing structural and architectural glazing solutions for some of the most prestigious construction projects around the world. Our blogs provide technical glazing advice about a range of specialist glazing topics. From solar control glazing to beachfront glazing specification, IQ are on hand to provide helpful information.


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