5 Uses for Expanded Metal

If you’ve ever walked the streets of a city, you’ve walked over expanded metal. If you’ve ever taken a seat on a bench in the park during a crisp fall day, chances are you’ve sat on expanded metal. And, if […]

6 Unique Uses for Rebar

Reinforcing steel bars – otherwise known as Rebar for short – are primarily used to help alleviate tension forces that concrete may experience. Concrete on its own is plenty strong enough to go up against most forces of nature, but […]

Types of Bollards

If you’ve ever been to a gas station, grocery store, or anywhere that a car enters or exits, chances are you’ve encountered a bollard. Now, you may not have known the name for the protective barrier other than “that pole […]

The Truth About Wrought Iron

The next time you think you see a wrought iron gate on a structure less than 100 years old, think again; it’s probably mild steel! Wrought iron is a crude alloy with a carbon content below 1%. It doesn’t meet […]

19 Types of Ornamental Iron Applications

Ornamental metals are decorative elements commonly used in fencing, handrails, gates and more. The creative possibilities of ornamental are virtually endless. Ornamental Iron can add a dramatic flair to your home or business. Turn any entrance into an elegant showcase […]

How to Prevent Rust on Ornamental Iron

Ornamental Iron is beautiful and adds a dramatic flair. It showcases staircases, gates, fences, railings, decking, etc. Custom quality ironwork and welding with ornamental iron can take your home or commercial space to the next level. You’ll want to protect […]

9 Security Benefits of Ornamental Fences

Are you in the process of considering installing a fence around your home, apartment complex and/or business? The perfect solution for a fence can add security while also being aesthetically pleasing while adding value to your property. An ornamental security […]

Ornamental Iron vs Wrought Iron

When you are researching fences, stairs, handrails, and balconies especially in the Historic City of Ybor in Tampa, Florida, you have heard of ornamental iron and wrought iron. Most people think these terms are interchangeable. Typically, they are referring to […]

Iron Fence vs Aluminum Fence, Which Should I Go With?

Congratulations! You have decided to put up a fence around your home or business? This fence can give you a lot of benefits — security, beauty, protection, noise barrier, value and peace of mind. Not sure which kind of material […]