Balustrade Posts: How Strong Do They Need To Be?

Balustrade posts and railings have become increasingly popular architectural features. Not only are they safe and durable, but well-designed balustrades can add more than you might expect to the aesthetics of a building, while at the same time creating privacy for its inhabitants and users. Many people are confused about what balustrades are and how […]

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Jargon Buster Vol.8 – Wire Rope Products Edition

It’s time for another edition of the SHS Products Jargon Buster. Today in Vol. 8 we are simplifying Wire Rope. If this is your first time with us let us fill you in. In the Jargon Buster we go through some of the terms used in the balustrade industry and attempt to simplify them for […]

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Square Tube Balustrade Installation Guide

Welcome to our handy guide on installing the Square Tube glass balustrade from SHS Products. For a full breakdown read the fitting instructions in our Square Tube Balustrade brochure here.     Step.1 Post Assembly […]

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How to install our Pinion Balustrade

Our Pinion Balustrade system is a Stainless Steel and glass system made up of steel posts with ‘arms’ that hold glass panels in place. This Balustrade is perfect for both internal and external uses, from balconies, decking or stairs. The Balustrade can also be customized with either clear or frosted glass in a range of […]

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How To Prepare Your Fixing Area

When installing a balustrade, it is essential that you have the right parts and tools for the job. Part of the installation equation that people often forget is the proper preparation of the fixing area. As the place where your balustrade will sit, you can imagine it’s quite important that this area is ready for […]

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Fitting a Balustrade: Infinity Easy Install Guide

  We’re back again with another Easy Install Guide, this time around we’ll show how simple it is to fit the Infinity glass balustrade system. […]

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Measuring Your Balustrade: Centreline Vs Overall

Measuring your balustrade is extremely important, we manufacture the systems to your specifications, these bespoke designs rely on accurate measurements from yourself or one of our surveyors. This guide contains all the top tips to ensure that you give us the correct measurements for us to make your bespoke system.# […]

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Fitting a Balustrade: Professional or Elegance Easy Install Guide

Looking to install your balustrade but don’t know where to start? We have an easy step by step fitting guide to help you out. If you are installing an Elegance Glass Balustrade system, or a Professional Glass Balustrade system, your first steps will be extremely similar (if not exactly the same). Never fear we’ll clearly […]

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Infographic: How To Choose The Right Type of Balustrade System

Choosing the right balustrade system for your home can seem like an impossible task. There are different variations of the product for many applications, so you often don’t know where to start. That’s fine! We’ve created this infographic to make your lives easier. Take a look now, and you should gain a better understanding of […]

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