Roof Edge Protection


Sheffield Childrens Hospital Building work is progressing nicely which means it’s time for some architectural metalwork at SCH. The roof edge protection is signed off and looking good. Diomet have supplied a combination of galvanized and powdercoated steel bracketry, laser cut 10mm plate balusters

Made in Sheffield


Sheffield 100 Apprenticeship Scheme – Lewis Holmes - Made in Sheffield. The construction insider regularly reviews the world of the architectural metalworker and emphasizes the skills shortage created over the last 20 years. But did you know, Sheffield City Council have set up a new Apprenticeship

Top Ten Countdown


What’s hot and what’s not for Summer 2016 Diomet’s top 10 downloads this week 10. Jamie Oliver’s glass door canopies seem to filtering off with the rain, hopefully, as Diomet’s T1 and T2 are high and dry at number 10 Downing Street. Must be the referendum looming. 9. The suns

Balconies Direct


Buying a juliet balcony online. Dio-Met Fabrications Ltd have been designing, manufacturing, supplying, delivering and installing juliet balconies for years, since the company's conception some 25+ years ago so it's fair to say, we're pretty damn good at it. The juliet balcony world has changed so

Big Kids Meccano


Get involved with DIY to save money Building a balustrade or handrail system is child's play to anybody with basic DIY or transferrable trade skills. You could save thousands by installing own system from our largely preassembled balustrade kits or go one step further and purchase individual compo

Glass decking balustrade


Using toughened glass to maximize the view It's no secret, the best way to enhance your outdoor decking balustrade is to replace timber or steel spindles with clear toughened glass panels. The process is simple for both new build projects and renovations. Toughened glass will also offer the added

Toughened Glass Cut To Size


Buying bespoke toughened glass panels online Toughened glass prices can be found online in various widths and thicknesses but what about buying glass cut to size? DioMet's ecommerce website lists toughened glass in set sizes for ease of quoting and online purchase but in reality, all our glass is

Installing a Washing Line Post


How to install a DioMet heavy duty line post. Drying clothes on an outdoor clothes line over the spring and summer months instead of a machine dryer will save money and energy. If using an outdoor washing line system regularly it is best to choose a long-lasting heavy duty line post, here's how to

Glass Fireplace Hearth


Bespoke toughened glass hearth Another bespoke toughened glass project has been supplied to our client Chris in Oxford. Chris required a 12mm thick clear toughened glass fireplace hearth for protecting his wooden floor from a wood burning stove. The glass hearth needed to fit into a specific space

Frameless Glass Balustrade


To infinity......and the views beyond. A frameless glass balustrade system, also known as infinity glass balconies, are the perfect way to enhance the view from a bedroom, balcony or terrace area. The frameless glass design incorporates thick structural glass that can support the relevant loading