5 Benefits of Movable Glass Walls

If you’re looking for a versatile glass partitioning solution to optimise the way your workplace functions, look no further. Our innovative movable glass walls provide flexibility and style wherever applied.

Moving or folding glass walls can transform the way your business works, with benefits impacting buildings across varying sectors. In fact, sliding glass walls can improve workspaces in education, healthcare, offices and more.

At Glass Partitioning UK, we offer a wide selection of moveable glass solutions, ready to suit your project requirements. Once installed, you could see a variety of improvements to your space, including:

1. Flexibility

Flexible interiors are key within nearly every work environment. Versatility enables businesses to cater to the individual, supporting employees and customers through whatever work needs to be carried out.

Moving Glass Walls

Forming a dynamic work area couldn’t be easier with our movable glass partitioning. These smart systems allow businesses to smoothly transition between collaborative and private spaces in one easy movement, and without committing to a permanent wall.

This design function can offer benefits to many different environments; schools, colleges and universities are granted power to easily divide lecture halls from open assembly rooms to smaller classrooms – and back again; hospitals can quickly switch from an open training environment to an enclosed space for patients to feel safe.

2. Aesthetics

Smart, sleek and sophisticated, moving glass walls are a unique design feature that’s sure to impress. With these systems, you’re able to choose between an open plan layout or divided work areas, without ever compromising on natural light.

At Glass Partitioning UK, we offer a selection of moveable glass solutions depending on your style preference and performance requirements. Our systems include folding glass walls, glazed movable walls and even solid moving walls. 

3. Acoustics

Naturally, transitioning between open and close spaces can impact the determined acoustic rating in your workplace. Each fixed glass wall offers varying levels of sound protection, depending on the glass system you choose.


Generally, when your movable glass partition is closed, sound attenuation can be greatly reduced. On the other hand, when the glass wall is folded to the side, sound is less controlled.

For more advice on the acoustic performance of your glass partitioning, please refer to our Acoustics Guide or read our blog sharing our expert sound advice.

4. Privacy, On Demand

The beautiful thing about moving walls is the control is placed in your hands. Need a private moment? Slide your system across to create a safe space for confidential conversations. Need a collaborative session? Simply slide your system open again.


For offices this can be an efficient space planning solution, ideal for smaller buildings where there’s not enough room to invest in permanent rooms. For example, a meeting room can be quickly formed in an open plan office should a private conversation or focused work need to take place. Once finished, the office can easily transition back to an open space.

5. Improved Light

As with all our glass partitioning, the transparency of our moveable partitions means a healthy flow of light can still reach divided areas then the glass has been extended. This alone can grant a space with a list of benefits, from brightening rooms to improve aesthetics, to impacting the physical and mental wellbeing of your staff.

Moving Glass Walls by GPUK

At Glass Partitioning UK, it’s our mission to deliver high quality glass services to change the way companies work, for the better. Our in-house experts are always up to date with the latest partitioning solution and promise to offer reliable advice you can trust.

If your workplace could benefit from our moving glass walls, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Some of our clients

We work with a range of brands from tech start-ups, to government & education.

Glass Partitioning at Miro
Glass Partitioning at DHL
Glass Partitioning at McCain
Glass Partitioning at Hilton Hotels
Glass Partitioning at Stripe
Glass Partitioning at Kensington Borough Council
Glass Partitioning at Burger King
Glass Partitioning at Vodaphone
Bristol University
Glass Partitioning at Dropbox
Glass Partitioning at Everton Football Club
Glass Partitioning at SKY
Glass Partitioning at Cocacola
Glass Partitioning at Microsoft
Glass Partitioning at Mercedes Benz
Glass Partitioning at Toyota
Glass Partitioning at National Rail