Passive heating & cooling

Passive Heating and Cooling

Passive heating and cooling techniques have been in use for centuries. They employ inexpensive techniques that substantially reduce heating and cooling costs while reducing your carbon footprint. Ridge vents work in tandem with eave vents and/or windows to either trap the sun's warmth during the heating season or create cool air flow during the cooling [...]

Case Study: Laps in Luxury

Glass Structure Servers as Both a Lap Swimming and Entertainment Area. In 2014, clients from Bethlehem, Pennsylvania reached out to Solar Innovations to inquire about building a structure surrounding their endless lap pool. There were a few obstacles that had to be considered during the planning and installation process. One...

Case Study: A Dining Statement

Creating an Outdoor Dining Atmosphere Indoors. Architect Angelo Francis Corva & Associates and the owners of Rare650, a high-end restaurant in Syosset, NY, approached Solar Innovations® with the idea of creating a jawdropping dining experience with a unique atmosphere. This statement piece would have to provide year-round dining, in an up-scale...

Case Study: Inside & Out

Taking Advantage of Private and Public Outdoor Space. Expanding the space in a commercial restaurant setting can be critical to provide excellent service in a crowded environment. This is exactly why the owners of this Brooklyn, NY restaurant and bar approached Solar Innovations® for their 2017 renovation project. Operable walls were...

Solar Innovations Releases New Interactive Photo Gallery

Solar Innovations® Architectural Glazing Systems has released a new tool for its website to facilitate the design process of door, window, skylight, and structure projects. This interactive photo gallery allows website visitors to filter Solar Innovations projects by product type, colors, configurations, and location to provide ideas for customers or use as reference for its […]