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Giving Proper Maintenance to Fabricated Gates & Doors

Metal doors can be very appealing and very secure. They fit right in with a modern home and look great. Metal doors are also very low maintenance, especially in comparison to wood. However, they do need some care and maintenance to ensure that they keep looking great and remain strong.

At Boston Ironworks, we always suggest that you take proper care of fabricated gates and doors. We provide all of our clients a guide on how to carry our essential maintenance. Here are some tips:

Step By Step: Bathroom Handicap Railings Installation

Bathrooms can very tricky places to navigate for people with limited mobility. Ordinary bathrooms simply aren’t safe to use, for elderly and handicapped people; so if you have them in your home, you need to add a handicap bathroom to the house.

One of the most important aspects of such bathrooms is handicap railings. They offer essential support and help people avoid slips and accidents. At Boston Ironworks, we consider handicap railings installation a very easy DIY project that almost everyone can handle. Here’s a step-by-step guide to the process.

Tips for Designing Strong and Durable Staircases Solutions

Staircases are some of the most essential aspects of your home. They connect the lower floors with the upper floors of your home. Designers often ignore these installations, believing that their efforts would be better served elsewhere.

At Boston Ironworks, we believe that staircases can add an interesting design element to your home if you handle it with care. You can hire a professional to handle your stairs solutions or simply plan a design yourself. Here are some tips on how to design excellent staircases for your home.

Tips For a Successful Fire Inspection in Boston

Fire inspections are conducted annually to ensure commercial buildings are safe to use and provide adequate protection and means to escape in the event of a fire. As the owner of the property, it’s your responsibility to ensure your building has proper fire safety measures. At Boston Ironworks, we’ve put together a little checklist that would help you handle Boston fire inspection and ensure your property passes it. 

What to Use? Materials Involved in Metal Fabrication

Different kinds of metals and materials are used to create different kinds of installations and parts. Each metal has a unique response to heat and has to be molded in a special way. Some metals will be great for fences, doors, railings, etc, while others wouldn’t be. Fabrication services in Boston know which metal to use for what purpose.

Things to Consider When Choosing your Fabricated Gates

Gates are just as functional as they are beautiful.  They give some much-needed privacy and security while adding a sense of elegance and grandeur to your property. In most cases, they’re also a one-off expense; because well-maintained gates can easily last for several decades without causing many problems.

At Boston Ironworks, we’ve also noticed that good gates increase the value of a property along with the curb appeal. That’s why it’s important to choose them well; here are some factors you should consider:

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