Walk-out Balcony Systems
Posted on 24/07/2018
The hot trend at the moment is walk out balcony systems with glass balustrading which we are manufacturing, delivering and installing every week during the summer. A walk out balcony can extend your house and help to bring the outside in- at a fraction of the cost of an extension.
Installing a Steel Staircase
Posted on 18/07/2018
The installation process for a steel staircase can be a simple DIY task for basic small-scale metal stairs or require professional installation for more complicated, larger projects. Dio-Met supply, deliver and install a variety of internal and external steel staircases Nationwide.
Glass Balustrade Bristol
Posted on 17/07/2018
Our system 5 powdercoated steel and glass balustrade with wooden handrail is one of our most popular systems- it’s versatility allows it to be used in a range of domestic balcony and balustrade applications in any size or configuration. Our latest example was completed in Bristol.
What Thickness of Glass?
Posted on 05/07/2018
A question we are asked almost every day is what thickness of glass should be used in various projects including different balustrades, Juliet balcony systems or for walk-on structural floor glass panels. The answer varies but we look at some options of glass thickness and use…..
Posted on 04/07/2018
All products will require a different level of maintenance and this will vary based on product usage i.e. whether internal or external and the environment each product is used in. This blog explores the recommended maintenance of stainless steel, glass and other metalwork that is commonly used in ou
Glass Table, Gates & Splashback
Posted on 28/06/2018
In this blog we review a small selection of pictures sent to us by happy customers this week including a bespoke glass tabletop, crackle glass kitchen splashback and hinged glass gate to a decked patio area.
Local Steelwork Business
Posted on 26/06/2018
Supporting local business and national trading is not a new concept but it’s one that we take very seriously. DioMet are a long established steel fabrication company in Sheffield and we plan to remain strong within the industry despite its decline in recent years and source materials as locally as p
Posted on 21/06/2018
As there are a number of different glass balustrade designs available, each will require a different style or thickness of toughened glass panel- some need to be laminated glass, some frosted and some thicker than others. Our online shop has various different glass thicknesses and options to choose
Glass Spigot Balustrade Clamps
Posted on 19/06/2018
Our glass spigot style balustrade system will let you enjoy a full frameless-style infinity view without the need for invasive posts or handrails that could otherwise spoil the look. Held only at the base on two neat clamping spigots, this system looks great in many different applications.
Wrought Iron Vs Steel
Posted on 18/06/2018
Metal is just metal to many people and the terms wrought iron, steel and metal are frequently used interchangeably by a wide variety of different people and organisations all over the internet, and even by ourselves- But there is a difference, as we’ll explain……