What are Shopfronts?
Shopfronts are the entire front of the shops that are located on the ground level of a commercial building. The shopfronts of the contain windows so that the inside of the shop can be seen from outside. Shopfronts are used for both retail stores and restaurants. In retail stores, items are displayed so that customers can be attracted. If we talk about the restaurants and cafes these shopfronts are used to make the dining area visible to attract people. The display windows were not so big in the past as they are now.
Let’s checkout the types of Shopfronts: There are a few types of shopfronts that are installed these days and are very popular. Those types are:
- Aluminium Shopfront: This type of shopfront is very famous among top brand shops. The benefits of being versatile and traditional make it popular. Because of the metal used this type of shopfront is economical too. Because of the window arrangement variety it suits every kind of location, be it retailing outlets, reception areas, commercial entrances or shopping centers. Colours are provided on the basis of customer.
- Toughened Glass: This type of shopfront is gaining too much popularity these days. Because of the lesser frame and more glass it provides clear visibility of the insights of the shop. It is being used in the retail shops of brands to showcase products and in restaurants so that customers can see through the dining area. The glass is very thick and provides the required protection.
- Timber Shopfront: This type of shopfronts gives the shop a traditional look and makes the shop look more interesting. If you own a barbershop or a book shop then this shopfront will give your shop a classy look. If your shop has been in the market since a very long time, then this will help in giving your shop a vintage look. These can also be installed if you are facing planning issues due to the preserver or listed site you are in.