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Giving Proper Maintenance to Fabricated Gates & Doors

on August 22, 2019
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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:

Things to Consider When Choosing your Fabricated Gates

on July 15, 2019
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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:

Keep Them Always Safe: Gate Designs for Pets

on September 20, 2018
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Pets can bring great joy and comfort to anyone’s life, but they’re a big responsibility. These curious and adventurous creatures will explore their environment fearlessly and place their well-being at risk. Puppies who haven’t yet learned how to climb can venture to the stairs and grown dogs can enter the kitchen looking for food.

Apartment Security Tips: Fabricated Gates and Doors

on December 20, 2017
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The safety and security concerns of apartment owners or renters are quite unique. They share the space with other renters and owners, and the building often has to deal with a large amount of foot traffic. All of this increases the likelihood of intrusion and burglary, which is why tenants or owners need to find ways to improve the property’s overall security. At Boston Ironworks, we encourage clients to consider fabricated doors and gates.

Learning the difference: Metal Welding and Metal Fabrication

on August 21, 2017
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Most homeowner aren’t aware of the different techniques and solutions used by experts to shape metal and form structures like gates, fences, doors, and decorative items, etc. Two of the most common techniques used are metal welding and metal fabrication, and both provide different results.

Types of Gate Designs for Dogs

on June 15, 2017
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If you have a dog or two in your house, you like to make sure that they are safe when you are in the house as well as when you are out. Aside from this, there are times when you may need to restrict their access to certain areas of the house. Getting dog gate design in Boston installed at specific locations in your house is one way to achieve this.

Fabricated Gates & Doors: Standard Sizes for Residential Homes

on May 19, 2017
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A door or gate may seem like a simple enough installation and many homeowners tend to forget that it too needs to be designed, fabricated and installed with care.

Fabricated gates & doors- aspects to consider

There are some basic factors that have to be taken into account when purchasing a door, such as – the style and type of door and whether it should swing outwards or inwards. Once you have made your choice on these points, you would have to start measuring.

Types of Electric Gates & Fences

on February 01, 2017
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If security and privacy are your primary concerns, you should consider installing electric gates and fences. These structures will keep intruders away from your property and ensure you don’t have to worry about your loved ones or valuables. Our clients here at Boston Ironworks often ask for advice on fabricated gates & doors. Here’s a brief introduction to different types of electric gates and fences:

Driveway Gates Installation Tips

on January 19, 2017
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Driveway gates are a great way to secure your property and add to its curb appeal. However, they need to be installed correctly to work well. If you install the gates in a bad location, you won’t be able to open and close them comfortably. At Boston Ironworks, we provide the tips mentioned below to all our clients who want to install driveway gates properly.

Keeping them Good: Wrought Iron Gates Maintenance

on January 05, 2017
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Wrought iron gates have been around for hundreds of years. Most traditional manors and ancient buildings have these gates because they’re durable, elegant, and worth the expense. If you maintain these gates well, they can last for decades and still look brand new. At Boston Ironworks, we recommend that you follow the steps mentioned below to keep your wrought iron gates in a good condition.

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