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Starting a Project: Wrought Iron Fences Sizes and Recommendations

on September 22, 2018
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Fences are an important part of a property’s outdoor appearance. A great fence will contribute to your home’s value and curb appeal, but a bad one can easily become an eyesore. At Boston Ironworks, we have worked with wrought iron fences for several years now and encourage people to consider fence height carefully. It’s not uncommon for property owners to install a taller or shorter fence that they need. Here are some options to consider:

Appealing Handicap Railings Designs

on August 15, 2018
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Public buildings like government offices, schools, libraries, etc., need to provide comfortable access to people with disabilities. Things like ramps and handicap railings are essential and will make sure people can move through the building easily. However, many property owners believe installing handicap railings can compromise the design of their property. At Boston Ironworks, we recommend the following tips that will help you create an appealing handicap railings installation:

Wrought Iron Railings Restoration Guide

on June 22, 2017
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Wrought iron is a very resilient and long-lasting material and any fencing, stairs or railings that are made using this material can last for a number of years, with careful and regular maintenance. However, if you aren’t careful, the wrought iron railings can get affected by rust, which will impact its integrity and appearance.

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.

Custom Spiral Staircases FAQs

on June 08, 2017
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Custom spiral staircases are becoming quite the trend these days, and they can be installed in the indoor as well as outdoor areas of your property. Since they are specifically designed for you, the design, styling and size etc. will complement the look of your property to perfection. Here are some common FAQs about these elements:

Learning the Difference: Porches, Balconies & Decks

on May 19, 2017
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The outdoor areas of your property are one of the first things that visitors to your property see; and you design these with as much care and attention as the indoor areas. While landscapes add greenery and freshness to your immediate surroundings, features such as Boston balconies and deck installations as well asporches add to the functionality of the place and allow you to use these open areas in an optimal manner.

How to Choose the Best Fire Escape Ladder for your Home?

on May 12, 2017
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A fire escape is an essential feature of any residential or commercial property. It adds to the safety of the structure and this makes it crucial to choose the right type of fire escape ladder for your home. While making this choice, there are a number of different aspects you’d have to keep in view. The experts at Boston Ironworks have put together these tips to help you pick the best ladder for residential fire escapes Massachusetts:

Wrought Iron Balcony Railing Installation: A Complete Guide

on April 25, 2017
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Balconies are an excellent addition to any home. They enhance the external appearance of your home, provide security for your windows, and increase the value of your property. A wrought iron balcony doesn’t cost too much money and is relatively easy to install, so if your home looks bland and plain from the outside, you should invest in one. At Boston Ironworks, we can create custom balconies that fit in perfectly with your home. Here’s how you can install them:

Always Prepared: Boston Fire Inspection Checklist

on April 18, 2017
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Fire accidents can happen to anyone at any time, which is why it’s important to ensure your property has adequate protection against such disasters. Even modern building materials will eventually succumb to fire and cause problems, which is why you need to make sure you have an egress route ready for use at all times. Boston fire inspection professionals can make sure your property is up to standards. At Boston Ironworks, we recommend you consult this checklist to ensure your property is ready for inspection.

Your Best Friend Deserves it: Dog-Friendly Wrought Iron Fences

on April 11, 2017
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If you have a dog and other such pets, you need to make sure that your home environment is suitable and safe enough for them. Dogs are very playful and enthusiastic. They like to explore their environment, get into tight spaces, or try to escape your yard in order to roam the neighborhood. The best way to keep your dog contained and safe is you install dog-friendly wrought iron fences on your property.

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