Semi-Frameless Glass Fencing - 3/4 Post

3/4 Post Semi-Frameless Glass Fencing

Figuring out your choices before you decide on a Custom Glass Pool Fence option in the Gold Coast is extremely important. One of these choices is the Semi-Frameless Glass pool fence with 3/4 Posts.

So what does this choice include? This choice means mounting a swimming pool fence that consists of glass panels that have shorter posts to support the panels. The posts only have to be 90cm away from the ground whilst the height of the glass still meets pool fence laws at 1.2 M high. The glass is the same as a full post system, that is, 10mm thickness and toughened.

This system is quite similar to a full post semi-frameless system apart from that the posts only run up to 90cm above the ground instead of 120cm. The risk of this is that if it is too shortened, then you might not be compliant considering that there is a possibility that an undersized post could be climbed up on. That is why we set the level of this post at 90cm– this is sufficient for almost every pool fence regulation. At this height above the ground, this gets rid of that risk, and the Gold Coast Council will not view it as a climbing point, so it is actually compliant.

The glass extends another 30cm above the post and is actually still set right into the side of it using a wet or dry glazing method. Wet glazing merely means the glass is actually set into the post with a specific sort of silicone and dry glazing means that a rubber insert is usually used to wedge the glass in safely. Both kinds of wet and dry glazing supply the same security with the glass, it just depends a lot on the immediate environment as to just what glazing method is actually used.

Whether you want to use a three-quarter post system or a full post system comes down to aesthetic appeals. It is a personal choice that both offers the same safety requirements as any good pool fence. That is why it is critical that you let us know when we are quoting your job in the Gold Coast as to just what size post you would want. The glass will usually have a bit more flex with a three-quarter post that a full-size post, but the difference is low. Of course, this method could be combined with other types of glass pool fencing depending on your budget and what you find more pleasing to the eye.

Find out more about your pool fence choices all over the rest of our site at or get in touch with us on 1300 937 902 if you have any problems.

Customised Solutions

At Absolut, we have the expertise to provide custom architectural designs for all frameless glass pool fencing applications such as raked glass, coloured tinted glass and even curved glass. Absolut’s stainless steel hardware comes with options for premium soft close hinges to hold 12mm gates and a range of customised square or round spigots along with customised stainless steel special fittings to suit any application.

Our custom glass is engineered to the highest standard by Australia’s leading glass manufacturer.

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Lifetime Warranty

Lifetime Warranty

We provide an Lifetime Structural Warranty on all frameless glass pool fencing and glass balustrade installations. This provides our clients cover against any unlikely problems in our products or in our workmanship. This is a competitive edge that provides us a substantial advantage over our competitors.


Company Brochure

Our company catalogue contains a range of success stories and fantastic Glass Pool Fencing products readily available on the Gold Coast. Absolut Custom Glass has been installing frameless and semi-frameless glass pool fences for close to 20 years so you can feel assured you are dealing with a company that knows its business well.


Absolut Value

Glass Fencing is more affordable than ever! So, don’t believe that our quality products will bust your budget. You don’t become successful in this business for close to 20 years by overcharging. We are still one of the most trusted and competitively priced companies in our industry in the Gold Coast and South East Queensland.


Design Concepts

We pride ourselves on the fact we have the capacity to design a pool enclosure that will bring out the best in your home and add to the value for your property for many years to come. We recognize that the pleasure of owning your own pool can’t be trumped, and you want to have the ability to make the most of your views.

Get a free quote today!

Get in contact with us today for a free measure and quote for all your glass pool fencing and glass balustrade requirements. We will beat the price of any of our competitors. We provide a lifetime structural warranty on all frameless glass fencing. 

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