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The Juliet Balcony

Aptly and perhaps romantically named after the Shakespeare play Romeo and Juliet, the Juliet balcony is a stylish kind of balcony suited to modern urban life. Also known as a balconet or balconette, these balconies are commonly seen on smaller windows. They can range from 1280mm wide to 3200mm, they are often sleek and designed to allow people to have an inward opening window with a small standing area.

A type of false balcony, the Juliet balcony was originally made of steel or iron although glass balconets are becoming much more common today. Steel is a simpler more traditional kind of balconet whilst glass ones are modern and have more options