Glass Flooring Systems
walkable skylights and glass flooring
Glass Flooring Systems specializes in walkable skylights and glass flooring. Our patent pending framing systems have numerous innovative features which solve the shortcomings in today’s market place.
Located in Whippany, NJ, Glass Flooring Systems has the capability to manufacturer, assemble and ship fully assembled or Pre-Fabricated knocked down (KD) walkable skylights and glass flooring anywhere in the world.
Along with our in house capabilities, we have established strategic alliances in the industry. Our unique blend of in house capabilities, combined with key vendor relationships, allow us to maintain control over all aspects of the product cycle. We provide superior quality and services, unmatched flexibility and reduced lead times, while offering the best value for the finished product.
If you need a walkable skylight or a glass floor GFS is your clear choice.
Here Is Why:
Industry First Features
In addition to our Skyfloor™ units, we can manufacture custom walkable skylights or glass flooring. The possibilities are limited only by your imagination.
Maximizing living space is a common challenge for architects and owners. Combining both the ability to transform a previously unusable roof area into a beautiful and inspiring walkable surface at the same time allowing natural light into the room below is an excellent solution.Until now this has typically been an expensive and complicated proposition. Glass Flooring Systems industry leading SkyFloor is an integrated package of services as well as affordable.
SkyFloor fully assembled walkable skylights use our proprietary 6063-T6 aluminum extruded framing members. Using aluminum re-duces the weight of the completed assembly at the same time maintaining the strength and load bearing capabilities required. This weight savings also provides for a quicker and easier installation, which saves both time and money. Our proprietary designed framing system has a built in thermal break and snap on setting blocks that are rated at80-90 shore. The glass construction is three layers of 3/8 glass with either Eastman Saflex PVB or SentryGlas® with the interlayers insulated for the ultimate in thermal protection. The glazed assembly ispermanently bonded to the frame with Dow Corning''s 995 structural sealant. Our standard units come pre engineered and approved to support a live load of 100lbs per sq. ft.
We offer four SkyFloor fully glazed walkable skylights which integrate perfectly within a 23 7/8 x 23 7/8 pedestal paver application. Other sizes available, as well as custom sizes, to meet your requirements. Check out our standard sizes page for more information, sizes and configurations.
The industry leading design of Glass Flooring Systems' SkyFloor fully glazed, fully assembled and fully engineered units yield a world of possibilities.
Our thermally broken SkyFloorTM units utilize our patented framing system which incorporates our snap on setting blocks. These setting blocks work as one with the framing members, eliminating potential installation issues or unsightly finish conditions. In addition, all thermally broken frames are configured with an LED lighting channel. This industry leading option provides a wave of color over the glass helping to transform any room into a dynamic living space.
Thermally broken SkyFloor units come in either white or black with custom colors available upon request.
Our proprietary frames provide an elegant and truly functional solution for all of your walkable skylight and glass flooring needs. Every thermally broken SkyFloor unit has numerous patent pending features to insure a beautiful, trouble free finished product.
Standard and Industry First Features
Our non-thermally broken SkyFloor units utilize our patented de-signed framing system which incorporates our snap on setting blocks. These setting blocks work as one with the framing members, eliminating potential installation issues or unsightly finish conditions. In addition, all thermally broken frames are configured with an LED lighting channel. This industry leading option provides a wave of color to wash over the glass, helping to transform any room into a dynamic living space.
Non-thermally broken units come standard with either white or black frames. Custom colors are available upon request.
Our proprietary frames provide an elegant and truly functional solution for all of your glass flooring needs. Every non-thermally broken SkyFloorTM unit has numerous patent pending features to insure a beautiful, trouble free finished product.
Standard and Industry First Features
Some Key features of our Standard Units:
Glass Flooring Systems standardized units are the go to product for your walk on skylight and glass flooring applications.
In addition to our standard units we can manufacturer custom walk on skylights or glass flooring.
Here is a list of our glass fabrication and process capabilities.
We also offer many design and creative glass solutions. These include back painting, silk screening, decorative meshes and digital printing. Our digital printing can be done with conventional or ceramic inks depending on your application and requirements. These options can add an extra level of customization and individuality to your projects, helping create an exciting and inspiring space.
Last Update: 2017-05-31