PRL’s Catalog Selection
Architectural Glass and Metal Products and Videos
- All Glass and Aluminum Sliding Door Systems
- Aluminum and Glass Gates
- Aluminum and Glass Storefront Systems
- Aluminum Entrance Doors
- Architectural Glass and Metal
- Architectural Metal
- Custom Mirrors and Table Tops
- Decorative Glass
- EZ Access Control Handle
- Glass Curtain Walls
- Glass Door Panic Systems
- Handrail Systems
- Laminated Glass Manufacturing
- LEED / CAD / Masterformat Specifications
- Push and Pull Access and Egress Control Devices
- Sandblasted Glass / Etched Glass
- Shower Systems and Shower Door Hardware
- Tempered Glass Fabrication
Category Archives: Architectural Glass and Metal
PRL Glass Systems Inc., based in Los Angeles County, California is a supplier of complete Architectural Glass and Metal Systems to the Contract Glazing Industry. Our product lines include All Glass Entrance Systems and Aluminum Storefront Entrance Systems including complete hardware packages, Handrail/Guardrail Systems, All Glass Shower Systems and Fabricated Glass.
We are a very unique company in that we fabricate both Glass and Metal products in our facilities. This makes PRL one few companies capable of producing complete Architectural Glass and Metal Systems to the Glazing Industry. This single source advantage gives our customers an edge, providing convenience, quality control and the fastest production time in the industry.
The glass products we fabricate include Tempered Glass (1/8” through 3/4″ thick) including 5/8” and 3/4″ Low Iron Glass, Insulated Glass Units, Laminated Glass, Opaci-coat Spandrel Glass, Low E, Tinted and Textured Glass as well as Table Tops, Mirrors and Custom Sandblasted Glass. Our furnace capacity for tempered glass includes widths up to 98” and lengths up to 184”. Our laminated glass capacity is 98” x 153”. Custom edgework produced by our craftsmen and state of the art machinery is unsurpassed.
Our 2400 ton Aluminum Extrusion Press has a die diameter capacity of 8-1/2”. This allows us to produce the majority of the Aluminum Storefront Frames, Glass Door Profiles and Handrail extrusions that we offer. Some of our extrusions include:
Center-Glazed Storefronts: 1-3/4 x 4, 1-3/4 x 4-1/2 and 2 x 4-1/2
Offset-Glazed Storefronts: 1-3/4 x 4, and 2 x 4-1/2
Curtain Wall Systems: 6”, 7” and 10”
Wet set and Dry set Glass Door Rails
Wet set and Dry set Handrail/Guardrail Base Shoes
Aluminum Handrail Top Caps
We manufacture a full line of UL approved Tubular Panic Hardware and Ladder Pull Handles for All Glass Entrance Doors. We stock a large variety of Glass and Aluminum Door Hardware including Closers, Euro-Style Glass Door Fittings, Push-Pull Handles, Manual and Electromagnetic Shear Locks, Electric Strikes, Panic Devices, Perimeter Framing and Channels; everything that goes into producing Complete Architectural Glass and Metal Systems.
Our metal fabrication machinery includes brake presses up to 12’ long. We stock a full line of stainless steel, brass and anodized aluminum sheets. Some of the products our Brake Metal Department produces are Monumental Full Framed Clad Doors and Frames, Transom Panels, Infill Panels, Sill Pans, Column Covers and Handrail Top Caps. All welding and polishing is done in-house.
Our Entrance Systems are not to be out done by our Heavy Glass Shower Department. We stock a full line of PRL Shower Hinges, Clamps, Channels and Handles in the most popular finishes. We supply swinging and sliding door systems. Shower enclosures can be supplied with coated glass, either applied after tempering or “Shower Glass” which has the sealer integrated into the glass during the manufacturing process. We can work from opening dimensions, calculating all clearances or fabricate from finished glass sizes provided.
The Architectural Glass and Metal products we supply are backed up by an office and production staff of highly qualified individuals with years of experience, ready to assist our clients with sales and technical support. As a private family owned company PRL places great value and emphasis on customer service and satisfaction. This work ethic is what has made PRL the successful company that we have become, in business for over 20 years.
If you are confused by the energy codes or if it is being demanded that you provide code-compliant energy ratings…fear not! PRL is here to help you!! Once again PRL leads the way in customer service. We can … Continue reading →
PRL now offers a ¼” frameless by-pass door that is developed with the highest quality. All component materials have been selected from among the very best available. We take pride in extruding our own aluminum extrusions and fabricating our own … Continue reading →
PRL would like to thank everyone who participated in our first online order entry contest! We are very happy to see how fast it has exploded in popularity. Our First Online Order Entry was such a success that PRL will … Continue reading →
PRL is excited to announce that our 1/4 ” and 3/8″ Glass Infinity Aluminum Railing System was one of the most successful product of the first quarter. This aluminum modular railing system is very flexible, economical and easy to install. … Continue reading →
PRL is proud to present its new PL-2000 HD Floor Closer. This closer will complement our door line nicely. The PL-2000 Floor Closer is excellent for tall and heavy doors. This narrow heavy duty floor closer has many great universal … Continue reading →
At PRL, our goal is to provide our customers with complete glazing solutions, thereby making your job easier! Our glass and metal products manufactured in-house assure the best quality and fastest service guaranteed. Our very experienced staff is always ready … Continue reading →
PRL now offers 4 new ¼ low iron texture patterns named KRYSTAL PATTERNS . These decorative patterns adds stylish texture to interior applications. These products are made using ultra-transparent low-iron glass to create unique, distinctive patterns with varying degrees of … Continue reading →
Innovation and functionality are key elements on our entrance systems; we engineer and design in detail all our custom doors. Modern architecture demand products that in addition to luxury are comfortable and functional for both interior/exterior applications. Our CREATIVE GLASS … Continue reading →
We have now added PRL Herculite Glass Doors to our successful Quick Order/Quotes Online program! Complete in-house manufacturing is the key to our speed and performance in providing you Herculite doors with exceptionally fast lead times! Take advantage of our … Continue reading →
PRL continues to develop new glass and metal glazing products. We are proud to introduce our new Ari Lami Door Series. This new laminated glass door allows you to customize your door with different colored glass and colored PVB inner … Continue reading →