Unicel contributes to fabrication and design of solar-powered roof We recently announced our...Read More
Skylights are always under pressure to perform.
They have to stand up to the elements – rain, sleet, hail, sun and often extreme temperature variations. And they need to look good while doing so. Skylights are one of the most eye-catching elements of any architectural design. But also the hardest-working. Wherever they may be installed, we expect a lot of them.
So, after 50 years in the business, we thought we’d delivered on the most demanding skylight projects.
We were wrong.Read More
Over these past 50 years, we’ve chalked up thousands of daylight and vision control projects in dozens of countries for all sorts of uses – hospitals, schools, museums, shopping centers, office buildings, and more. We’ve worked with thousands of talented architects who have inspired us with their vision and their designs.Read More
Kids learn better with daylight. A study in California found that students with more natural light in classrooms scored up to 25 percent higher on tests than students in classrooms with lower levels of daylight.Read More
As a longtime manufacturer of vision and daylight control solutions for the construction industry, we have been part of many unique and stunning new building projects that deserve attention – be it either for their esthetics, their functionality or their sustainability.Read More
No longer the domain of interior designers – shading and privacy are now key architectural design elements From commercial to residential to institutional design, architects are increasingly looking beyond traditional...Read More
Leverages visible light from the sun to enhance a building’s interior illumination through direct, diffused and reflected lighting approaches – the top 10 tips to complement electrical lighting, create more visual environments and reduce energy costs.Read More
2 days ago
Unicel's Vision Control integrated louvers in action - direct from our fabrication centre!
Did you know Vision Control products are stringless and cord-free – and can even be motorized? That means you can avoid the wear and tear that comes with traditional blind strings while operating the louvers elegantly and discreetly. Vision Control and Vision Control Mini are #HIPPA compliant and the ideal privacy glass solutions for hospitals, clinics, schools, correctional facilities and private offices where the control of sight is of primary importance.
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Unicel Architectural is at Amagansett.
4 days ago
"Canadian manufacturer IC2 was one of the few companies able to combine facade mullions with the columns of the house into one slender glulam element." - ArchDaily
Take a tour in photos through Architect Jerome Engelking's spectacular Wuehrer House, built on Long Island with IC2 expertise - and while you're at it, check out the project's recent coverage in ArchDaily, Wallpaper* magazine, Dezeen and designboom:
IC2 is a subsidiary of Unicel Architectural. Images courtesy Nic Lehoux.
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Unicel Architectural is in San Francisco, California.
1 week ago
Matthew McKendry, Unicel's new representative for California, Nevada, and Arizona, delivers our “Daylighting and Energy: Designing with insulating glass units with integrated cord-free louvers” presentation to HED in San Francisco last Wednesday, June 26. Many thanks to HED for having us in to present!
More info on the course can be found here (bottom of page): bit.ly/2X0WBY5
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Client story: How Vision Control insulating glass units with integrated louvers provide soothing aesthetics and privacy at Sacred Heart Health System's Bayou Tower in Pensacola FL., which features two floors of ICU units.
Unicel supplied nearly 450 Vision Control units for use in interior doors, multi-panel nurse alcoves, and sliding doors to enhance patient experiences and improve quality of care.
Read the case study: bit.ly/2RZSuG0
Learn about Vision Control: bit.ly/30qwDL1
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