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Metal Fabrication 101: A Complete Guide

Metal fabrication is the process of shaping raw materials into different metal components. This process can involve cutting, hampering, bending, or assembling based on a client’s requirements. At Boston Ironworks, we provide a wide range of fabrication services in Boston and know this process well. Here’s an in-depth look at fabrication:

Types of Gates Design: Which One is Better?

Gates don’t just offer security and privacy, but also enhance your property’s outdoor beauty. They can make a landscape look more sophisticated, a garden charming, and driveway more elegant. At Boston Ironworks, we encourage people to consider the design of these structures carefully. That will help them decide which option is perfect for their home. Here’s a look at Boston gate design choices and tips on how to select a good fit:

Stainless Steel 101: General Info and Applications

Installing a balcony railing, balustrade, staircase railing, etc. requires effort, money, and time. Most property owners want these installations to last for several years without becoming damaged. The longevity of any structure depends largely on the type of material used in its construction. At Boston Ironworks, we always recommend stainless steel because this material has proven its merit in real life conditions. Here are some applications and general information on stainless steel:

Stair Solutions for Small Places

A staircase is one of the most important structures in a multistory property. It allows you to navigate from one floor to another easily and quickly. Unfortunately, these structures also tend to take up a lot of valuable space in a smaller property and can be very inconvenient. At Boston Ironworks, we understand staircase designs and know these structures can be easily installed in smaller spaces without taking up too much room. Here are some of the stairs solutions we recommend so clients who want to save some space on their property:

Fire Escape Planning: Tips and Recommendations

Most people live their entire lives without facing any fire threat, which is why many take fire safety for granted. Unfortunately, a fire can break out without warning at any time so it’s always a good idea to be prepared and know what you need to do in the event of a disaster. At Boston Ironworks, we have built and maintained fire escapes in Massachusetts and are familiar with the safety requirements involved. Here are some tips and recommendations regarding what you should do in the event of a fire disaster:

Top Reasons to Consider Having Custom Spiral Staircases

Multi-storied properties need a staircase so people living there can move between floors easily. These staircases come in different sizes, shapes, designs, and colors. Most traditional staircases are straight and boxy, and usually don’t add much beauty to the interior or exterior appearance of the property.