Planitherm is manufactured by Saint-Gobain, the world’s largest manufacturer of building materials, providing industry-leading durability, comfort, and energy-efficiency. Perfect for any home, this glass can be installed into any style of window frame.
When it comes to replacing the windows within any residential or commercial property, the glass installed will make the world of difference. Typically making up 70% of the window, the glass used is completely responsible for the level of thermal efficiency, security, and flow of light. Emplas can offer these modern glazing options from Planitherm which combine unique coatings and laminated layers to offer three distinct models of glass.
As the first manufacturer to evaluate the environmental impact of their glass by considering the entire lifetime of the product, Planitherm endeavor to be as environmentally conscious as possible. Using sand sourced in the UK and utilise on average 30% of recycled glass in every sheet they manufacture. The Planitherm range consists of the Energy Standard, Comfort and Comfort Plus options.
Comfort Plus glass from Planitherm provides an exceptional balance of all performance values, offering customers industry-leading energy efficiency, noise reduction, enhanced security and protection from UV rays. This glass installation will also protect against overheating and is therefore perfect for rooms with large glazing areas, keeping out 50% of the sun’s heat. With a built-in transparent layer, Comfort Plus can even protect against the fading of furniture, blocking 99% of damaging UV rays. This glass is particularly suited for South and West facing rooms with sunny aspects or areas such as bi-fold and patio doors.
For the perfect balance of light, warmth and comfort.
Offering exceptional security levels and noise reduction properties, Comfort glass from Planitherm has all the benefits and features of the Energy Standard glass but with a built-in transparent layer to provide further reinforcement. Installers can offer Planitherm Comfort glass to homeowners that are seeking noise reduction, enhanced security and protection against fading furniture. This double glazing is the perfect solution for homeowners who live on busy roads or close to other disturbing sounds. The noise control glazing of this glass is perfect for bedroom windows, ensuring a peaceful night’s sleep due to the built-in acoustic layer which provides 20% better noise reduction than older double glazed units.
Choose better security and better sleep.
Planitherm Energy Standard glass is designed to provide outstanding energy efficiency. The clear microscopic coating on the inner pane of this glass allows higher levels of warmth and light into the room, maximizing on capturing heat from natural sunlight. This coating also prevents up to 56% more internal heat escaping than older models of double glazing. Customers will benefit from the installation of windows featuring Planitherm Energy Standard glass as it will guarantee to lower energy bills and reduce the carbon footprint of any property. Energy Standard double glazing from Planitherm combats the challenge of the rising energy prices and works to keep homes warm even in the coldest winter months.
Keep your home warm and comfortable.
Here are some answers to the frequently asked questions we receive regarding the Planitherm Glass Range.
Yes. The coating is permanent, invisible and hermetically sealed within the glass unit so will last the lifetime of the window. For product options that include a laminated layer, the layer is permanently adhered between two panes of glass.
Yes, all Planitherm Comfort glazing options can be included in any size of double glazed window unit and used with all popular frame materials and types, including UPVC, wood and aluminium. Members of the Planitherm Network are installers who can provide you with comprehensive advice and installation expertise.
By switching from older-style, non-coated double glazing to one of the new Planitherm Comfort glazing options, you can benefit from; over 50% improved energy efficiency, enhanced security, up to a 20% reduction in noise, furniture fade protection and a reduction in overheating for large glazed areas, with the Comfort Plus option blocking out 50% of external heat from the sun.
Improved Thermal Efficiency
Lower Energy Bills
Meets High-Security Standards
Protects Against Burglary and Vandalism
'Secured by Design' Standard
Reduces Unwanted Noise
Minimises Furniture Fading
Blocks UV Rays
Control of Internal Temperature
Double and Triple Glazing
Compatible With All Framing Options