Curtain Walling Systems
Customized Innovative Designs
Curtain Walling is a modern architectural design for commercial buildings, usually an aluminum-framed wall. This outer covering contains in-fills of glass, thin stone, or metal panels. Curtain wall systems designed by United Shopfront LTD differ significantly from those of other designers customized for client satisfaction.
Curtain Walling systems range from water-managed, face-sealed, and pressure-equalized rainscreen systems generally categorized into Standard Catalog Systems and Specialized Custom Walls. Customized walls are extremely innovative and involve various designer systems intended for various purposes, but basically designer purposes
These systems appear similar at the first sight, incorporating weeps and drains from the glazing pocket, but requires no efforts to make an air barrier, spandrel unit or each glass. With this, more quantities of water are forced into the system and must be wept away.
Pressure-Equalized Rainscreen Systems
These specialized systems operate by blocking all forces that lead the water across a barrier. Generally, they act as water passage resistants. Unlike other systems, pressure-equalized Rainscreen systems design the inside face of the glass and the inside face of the glazing pocket plus the interconnecting gasket
Face-sealed barrier walls depend on the meticulously created seals between the glass units and the frame plus between all frames embedded for performance. These systems were commonly used in the past era