Juliet and conventional balconies extend living space and create an open outlook. Although designed to structural standards it is essential the balconies significantly enhance the exterior of the building.
Infill panels of toughened glass, wrought iron or perforated sheet metal can be used in construction. It is recommended that mild steel be galvanised for external work. Where access for maintenance is difficult, stainless steel should be considered as an alternative to galvanised mild steel.