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6 Reasons Why Building Facade Is Important

The word facade is French for face or frontage, which explains why in architectural terms, we use this word to describe the exterior elements of a building. This includes everything from walls to glazing and cladding. It is essentially an overcoat that is attached to the outside of a property to protect it. However, protection isn’t the only r

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November 28, 2022
6 Reasons Why Building Facade Is Important

Guide To The Different Types Of Building Envelopes

A building envelope is a critical part of any building, whether it’s private or commercial, your home or your office. But if you’re new to the construction industry or certainly new to the language used in the construction world, you might be unaware of what this term means. That is why we have created this guide. Below, we are going to take

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November 17, 2022
Guide To The Different Types Of Building Envelopes

What Is A Glazing System?

Nowadays, it is almost impossible to find a building that isn’t made without glass in some way or another. Glazing systems have become hugely popular over the last couple of decades, largely because glass is always evolving and enabling better performance and impressive new applications. And the more adventurous these glazing systems become

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October 28, 2022
What Is A Glazing System?

A Guide To Metsec Systems In Construction

Whether you work in the construction industry or you’re simply about to embark on your own DIY building project, you might have heard the term MetSec being used a lot recently. But for many, these systems are still very new, and you might be wondering what MetSec is and whether you should be using this in your construction project. Well, th

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October 21, 2022
A Guide To Metsec Systems In Construction

Transform Your Office Space With These 7 Internal Fitting Ideas

Since the COVID-19 pandemic, there has been a huge shift in working models and the way businesses use their office space. Many businesses have embraced hybrid working models, allowing employees to work from home some or all of the time, depending on what better suits their needs. In fact, View More

September 30, 2022
Transform Your Office Space With These 7 Internal Fitting Ideas

How To Handle An Emergency Roof Repair

The roof is one of the most important aspects of any property. It is the first line of defence against the elements, and therefore, it needs to be properly cared for and maintained. But even the most proactive and careful homeowner can’t control everything, and in some circumstances, roofs can become weakened or damaged. If this is the case

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How To Handle An Emergency Roof Repair

A Guide To Rendering Your House

House rendering is a very common cladding solution, typically used on more contemporary homes, though there are lots of different types of render out there, so it’s possible to find the right type for pretty much any property. There are lots of reasons you might consider rendering the facade of

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August 19, 2022
A Guide To Rendering Your House

Different Types Of Machinery Needed For A New Build

Whether it’s an entirely new estate in the city or a dream home being created in the countryside, houses don’t just appear. They take a lot of careful planning, preparation and, of course, building. This, in turn, requires lots of specialist equipment to get the job done and to get it done to the highest possible standard. But what equipment

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August 8, 2022
Different Types Of Machinery Needed For A New Build

Curtain Walling: What Is It And What Are The Benefits?

If you’ve got a property project on the go, you’re probably juggling a lot of information and decision-making right now. Getting the exterior of a building right is critical. This will impact its structural integrity, the look of the property and how well it stands up to the weather (and the test of time!). One way to protect your building f

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July 28, 2022
Curtain Walling: What Is It And What Are The Benefits?

What Are Interior Fit Outs? Everything You Need to Know

If you’re not in the construction industry, you will be forgiven for not knowing what an interior fit out is. However, if you’ve found yourself as part of a property development project, be that an office, prepping new builds for tenants or maybe even just doing up a property for yourself, you might have a lot of n

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July 18, 2022
What Are Interior Fit Outs? Everything You Need to Know

What Is Exterior Glazing?

From windows and doors to facades and conservatories, there are lots of uses for glass in the structure of a property. However, this might not be something you’ve ever really paid much mind to unless you are designing, building or refurbishing a property. But glass, and more sp

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June 24, 2022
What Is Exterior Glazing?

4 Reasons To Get Facade Work Done To A Property

When it comes to your property, it’s not just the interior design and layout that counts. We spend good money on our homes; therefore, they should look great from every angle, including the outside. There are lots of elements that make up the overall look of your property; paintwork, garden, driveway, walls, etc., and certain elements can take

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June 17, 2022
4 Reasons To Get Facade Work Done To A Property

10 Examples Of Suspended Ceilings

Suspended ceilings are a budget-friendly, elegant design solution very popular in buildings around the globe. They are most commonly used in commercial buildings; however, these are slowly gaining popularity in more domestic settings too. But if you’re unsure what suspended ceilings are and whether this is something you should consider for you

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May 24, 2022
10 Examples Of Suspended Ceilings

The Advantages Of Dry Lining Over Plastering

Whether you’re in the middle of building, refurbishing or just redecorating your property, you might have found yourself in need of some newer, smoother walls. In this case, you have two options you can try plastering/skimming or dry lining. While dry lining has become a really popular choice of late if you don’t understand the difference be

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May 12, 2022
The Advantages Of Dry Lining Over Plastering

Internal Fit Out Vs Interior Design

If you’re currently in the process of having a property built, or perhaps you’re completely restructuring an older building, you might have heard the phrases ‘fit out’ and ‘interior design’. These are both important stages of the building process and crucial for makin

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April 21, 2022
Internal Fit Out Vs Interior Design

5 Purposes Of A Building Envelope

A building envelope is one of the most important parts of any building design. It plays a number of critical functions, and without a sturdy building envelope, your property could face problems further down the line. But what is a building envelope? Well, if you’re currently working on a building project,

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April 12, 2022
5 Purposes Of A Building Envelope

Steel Framing Solutions

Steel framing solutions - what are the advantages?

Steel frame solutions - or SFS - construction offers the chance to firstly reduce costs from the offset. 

Cold rolled or cold formed s

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March 23, 2022
Steel Framing Solutions

Dry Lining Advantages

Dry lining is a form of internal cladding. Dry lining contractors will dry line internal walls and ceilings in order to prepare them for wallpaper or paint.

Also called dry walling, dry lining involves finishing internal walls and ceilings with slim board material, such as plasterboard. The sheets of plasterboard ar

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March 5, 2022
Dry Lining Advantages

How long does curtain walling last?

Curtain walling contractors take a number of factors into consideration when estimating the expected lifespan of curtain wall systems in a building design. A curtain wall design involves many different elements and potentially many different types of material, all with different life spans and test methods.

To begin

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February 25, 2022
How long does curtain walling last?

Facades & Interfaces

Facade contractors are experts in all styles of facade and interface installation. As a facade company, we have installed many facades throughout Northern Ireland and the rest of the UK. 

Building Facade

A building facade serves many functions. Essentially, a f

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February 5, 2022
Facades & Interfaces

Understanding Commercial Glazing

Commercial glazing is the process of installing window glazing to a property owned by a business or organisation. Commercial properties are usually much larger than domestic properties, meaning they need to be project managed. A glazing contractor with knowledge and experience of commercial glazing will be needed.View More

January 26, 2022
Understanding Commercial Glazing

What is the importance of building facade in architecture?

Building facades are essentially the ‘outer layer’ or the frontage to a building. Facade contractors take many things into consideration when creating a facade design. Building facades play an important role, not only to the building itself, but its surroundings, its occupants and even the environment as a whole.View More

January 6, 2022
What is the importance of building facade in architecture?

Advantages of Cladding

Advantages of cladding should be considered when planning a new building. Let’s start with the basics: what is cladding?

Cladding is when one material is coated with another in order to protect it, make it function more efficiently, or simply to make it look better.

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December 21, 2021
Advantages of Cladding

Benefits of Drylining

Drylining companies and drylining contractors are well placed to explain what drylining is and why you should consider it for your new building project.

Drylining - which you may also know as drywalling, is a method for finishing internal walls and ceilings. It’s widely recommended throughout the construction indu

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December 10, 2021
Benefits of Drylining

What is SFS in construction?

What is SFS in construction?

SFS in construction stands for steel framing system. SFS construction creates frames which support infill walls and facades. It’s a highly sophisticated engineering solution, comprising precision engineered rolled steel components to provide a structural frame for the exterior of a b

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November 23, 2021
What is SFS in construction?

Advantages of Curtain Walling

Curtain walling is one of your options for finishing off the exterior of your building - but is it the best? As experienced curtain wall contractors, we will explain what curtain walling is, and its key advantages.

What is curtain walling?

C

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November 4, 2021
Advantages of Curtain Walling

Glazed Partitions Benefits

Glazed partitions are a popular choice for renovating a range of commercial and public facing interiors. The obvious benefit is the boost to the amount of natural light; by removing walls and replacing them with glass office partitions, a previously dark office or interior can be flooded with light instantly.

Howeve

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October 28, 2021
Glazed Partitions Benefits

Internal Fit Out Contractors

Internal fit out contractors give you the space you need to succeed.

When planning an internal fit out and refurbishment, you not only want high quality, you need it to be stress free. Our multidisciplinary design and engineering teams are headed by project managers who maintain consistency and communication with yo

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October 10, 2021
Internal Fit Out Contractors

Cladding Contractors

Choosing the right cladding contractors for your building project is one of the most important decisions in construction. Whether you are constructing a new building, or updating the facade of an existing property, roofing and cladding are crucial to the integrity of the structure as a whole.

Experienced Team

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September 29, 2021
Cladding Contractors

Benefits of a suspended ceiling

A suspended ceiling is a secondary ceiling - sometimes called a dropped ceiling or a false ceiling. Suspended ceiling installation involves hanging a ceiling structure from a grid affixed to the structural floor slab above, creating a void between the floor above and the ceiling of the room.

Suspended ceilings are c

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September 21, 2021
Benefits of a suspended ceiling

SFS Contractors

SFS contractors specialise in high-quality, cost-saving steel framing systems. These SFS systems have the versatility to work for a variety of projects, from home building to retail, commerce, office, leisure and public buildings. Our case studies a

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August 31, 2021
SFS Contractors

Curtain Walling Advantages

What is curtain walling? A curtain wall forms part of a building envelope solution. They usually take the form of glazed panels surrounded by lightweight metal such as aluminium.

Curtain walling is non-structural, thin and lightweight, designed primarily for weather protection and aesthetic appeal, but serves many o

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August 15, 2021
Curtain Walling Advantages

Facade Contractors

With over 30 years of experience, Lynco is proud to be one of the leading facade companies in Northern Ireland. Three decades as facade designers, engineers and contractors means we are experts in facade construction, and passionate advocates for intelligent, high performance building design.

Our team comprises desi

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July 30, 2021
Facade Contractors

Architectural Envelope Solution for Clients and Main Contractors

Our holistic architectural envelope solution makes Lynco Ltd a one-stop shop for clients and main contractors alike. As facade contractors with over 30 years of experience, our services can cover budget planning through design and materials procurement, right up to supply, installation and fit outs.

We prioritise pr

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July 12, 2021
Architectural Envelope Solution for Clients and Main Contractors

A Guide To Curtain Walling

The outside of your property is the first thing people will see when they approach it and it can set the tone for the rest of your building. As such, there is a lot to consider when choosing the best facade. Firstly, because you want it to look good, but also because you want it

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June 21, 2021
A Guide To Curtain Walling

Dry Lining Vs. Wet Plastering – Which Should You Choose?

Two of the most common materials used to finish the internal walls within a property are dry lining and plaster. Although plaster has been the more traditional method for finishing walls throughout history, dry lining was introduced as an alternative in the 1900s. Since then, it

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June 8, 2021
Dry Lining Vs. Wet Plastering – Which Should You Choose?

A Guide To Your Office Fit-Out

If you’ve found the ideal office space in the perfect location, you might be ready to transform this blank canvas into a functioning and welcoming workplace. But in order to do this, you need to go through the fit-out process. But if you’re in this situation and you’re not actually sure what the fit-out process is or what it entails, we’

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May 17, 2021
A Guide To Your Office Fit-Out

Design Ideas To Revamp Your Office Space This Year

In 2020, lots of offices had to shut their doors and teams were moved remotely and made to work from home. As we slowly return to normal and your employees come back to the office, you might be feeling like it’s time to shake things up a bit. In order to help your teams readjust to life back at the office, it might be time to update your space

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May 7, 2021
Design Ideas To Revamp Your Office Space This Year

What Is A Building Envelope & Why Is It Important?

During the construction of a house or building, the term building envelope may be used a lot. Particularly during the early stages. But what exactly is a building envelope and why is it so important? And what role does it play in the building of a house? If you're starting out on your own building project, whether you plan to do any of the wo

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April 20, 2021
What Is A Building Envelope & Why Is It Important?

The Differences Between Wood & Steel Framing

Whether you're working on your dream house project or you build houses in a professional capacity, you want to make all the right decisions for the best possible finish. This is particularly true when it comes to building the foundations of a house or structure. After all, you want the building to be as safe and secure as possible, which often m

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April 12, 2021
The Differences Between Wood & Steel Framing

A Guide To Glazed Facades

Although glazed facades may not be for everyone, they’re still a popular choice today. Perhaps the biggest benefit of glass walls is the elegant finish they can add to your property. It’s a unique and modern look, perfect for corporate buildings or stylish offices spaces. Another benefit of View More

April 1, 2021
A Guide To Glazed Facades

7 Uses Of A Suspended Ceiling

From hiding pipes to better insulation, there are a number of reasons you might choose a suspended ceiling. And though these tend to be more popular in commercial buildings, they can also be used domestically, particularly in kitchens. So if you're considering a susp

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March 26, 2021
7 Uses Of A Suspended Ceiling

Curtain Walling Contractors 

Curtain Walling: Explained

Curtain walling creates stunning architecture which is both functional and aesthetically striking - often created from glass, it makes the most of natural light and can enhance both the style and performance of a building.

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February 24, 2021
Curtain Walling Contractors 

Architectural Envelope Solutions for Clients and Main Contractors

Lynco is the home of complete architectural envelope solutions. We’re a one-stop-shop who offers an all-inclusive service for both clients and main contractors. Based in Northern Ireland, the Lynco Team have been servicing the construction industry for more than 30 years. 

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February 5, 2021
Architectural Envelope Solutions for Clients and Main Contractors

The Advantages of Glass Partitions

What is a Glass Partition?

When it comes to interior design, glass has number of properties which make it a highly valued material. Not only is it low cost, but it’s durable, transparent and can be used to close off area without restricting the use of natural light. View More

January 29, 2021
The Advantages of Glass Partitions

The Benefits of Facades

What is Facade Design?

Facade design refers to the exterior of a building, usually the front.  It plays an important role in dictating the overall personality of a building, and gives the facade contractor the unique chance to add

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January 5, 2021
The Benefits of Facades

The Advantages of Cladding 

Lynco Cladding Contractors

Cladding is the process of adding a certain material or ‘skin’ to a building.  It involves coating one building material with another for a range of practical functions and to add to the overall aest

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December 30, 2020
The Advantages of Cladding 

Building Facade Benefits 

‘Tailored to You’

At Lynco we like to think that first impressions count, and your building facade is the first thing people will see. So not only should your facade look good, but it should be tailored to reflect your brand. At Lynco we understa

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December 18, 2020
Building Facade Benefits 

The Benefits of Glass Partitions 

At Lynco, we specialise in serving the construction industry both building envelopes and internal fit-out projects. With internal fit-outs we work closely with our clients to design projects that suit their ideas, needs and specifications.

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November 16, 2020
The Benefits of Glass Partitions 

The Advantages of Rainscreen Facades

What is a Rainscreen Facade?

A rainscreen facade is the attachment of rear-ventilated cladding to the outside of a building. Typically, the rainscreen cladding systems are formed from fabricated panels to prevent large amounts of water from getting inside. The panel joints

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November 8, 2020
The Advantages of Rainscreen Facades

Ireland Facades

‘First Choice for Ireland Facades’

At Lynco we’re passionate about modern architecture and building envelopes. We design facade systems that can be used to enhance and make the most of your building design.  The exterior of

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October 30, 2020
Ireland Facades

Glass Facade Advantages

What is a Facade?

A building’s facade is one of the most important elements in its architecture. Not only is this the case for the buildings functionality, but also its design. Facades are often an elegant component, creating personality and adding unique character to a

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October 20, 2020
Glass Facade Advantages

Lynco Facades – The Advantages of Dry Lining 

‘A Popular Choice for New Homes’

When it comes to finishing internal walls and ceilings you have a couple of options. Dry lining is a really popular choice for new housing. It involves plasterboard being applied to the foundation, and is quick, easy and much cleaner than traditional methods. <

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September 25, 2020
Lynco Facades – The Advantages of Dry Lining 

Lynco Ltd: UK Facades Contractors

‘First Impressions Count’

The first thing you’ll notice about any building is its exterior, also known as the facade. It’s one of the most important elements in architecture, considering the art and science of resolving aesthetic, environmental and structural issues

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August 24, 2020
Lynco Ltd: UK Facades Contractors

Lynco Ltd: SFS Contractors 

Steel Framing Systems

Steel framing systems (SFS) have become one of the most popular and widely used solutions in construction. SFS is a structural facade system which is extremely versatile and can be used in a wide range of building types. It speeds up construction and t

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August 4, 2020
Lynco Ltd: SFS Contractors 

Case Study: Trinity Business School

‘Sensitive approaches to a flagship build’

One of the latest enterprises undertaken by Lynco, was the influential new Business School at Trinity College, Dublin.

The flagship build complete with state-of-the-art development is

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July 23, 2020
Case Study: Trinity Business School

Lynco Ltd – Glazing Contractors

Experienced Glazing Contractors

When it comes to construction, glazing plays an integral part. In the past windows consisted simply as a single layer of glass, but today there’s a wide range of options.  As top View More

June 16, 2020
Lynco Ltd – Glazing Contractors

Lynco Ltd – Aluminium Glazing Systems 

Leading Specialists in Aluminium Glazing 

We’re known for our effective envelope solutions and stand alone designs. When it comes to facade architecture we can deliver long term solutions and extraordinary engineering. One area we specialise in is providing a large-scale

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June 8, 2020
Lynco Ltd – Aluminium Glazing Systems 

Lynco Ltd: Dry lining Contractors

Dry Lining Solutions

When it comes to interiors, dry lining is the modern, efficient and cost-effective way to finish your walls and ceilings. It uses different variations of plaster boards to achieve a smooth, clean complexion. The number one advantage being that a ‘wet

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May 29, 2020
Lynco Ltd: Dry lining Contractors

Lynco Ltd: Curtain Walling Contractors

‘Expert Curtain Walling Contractors’

Since its emergence, curtain walling has evolved envelope solutions. Its stunning use of natural lighting has changed the future of design and enhanced both style and performance.

As curtain

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May 1, 2020
Lynco Ltd: Curtain Walling Contractors

Lynco: Architectural Envelope Solution for Clients and Main Contractors. 

‘A One Stop Solution’ Here at Lynco, we provide the complete package, offering an all-inclusive service which delivers a complete architectural envelope solution for clients and main contractors. We’re experts at building envelopes with knowledge of co-ordinating all aspects of design - from procurement to inst

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February 27, 2020
Lynco: Architectural Envelope Solution for Clients and Main Contractors. 

Lynco: Facade Contractors

The facade of a building can create a beautifully designed appearance. However, a good construction facade incorporates not just aesthetics, but excellent performance as well. Therefore, there is much more to consider beneath how your facade looks – from how it will perform and the approach for installing the facade. Here at Lynco, we value go

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February 3, 2020
Lynco: Facade Contractors

New Website Launch

The Lynco Team are proud to announce the launch of our new website! We have been working closely with Cornell Studios who designed, developed and are hosting this new site. You’ll now be able to see a compilation of all our projects and services, as well as a ‘News’ section in which we will be keeping you updated with the latest developmen

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December 10, 2018
New Website Launch