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The Allure of Metal Design

on July 17, 2015
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One of the best ways to transform the indoor or outdoor spaces on your property is to add something that is distinctively you. It’s possible to transform the entire look of the space with exquisitely fabricated metal design features. Today, metal is making a comeback in a big way and is used to add functionality and aesthetics in residential properties as well places of business.

Certification of Fire Escapes in Boston

on July 17, 2015
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Maintaining a fire escape should be of prime importance for any building or apartment complex. If fire escapes in Boston are maintained on a regular basis, ‘if’ being the operative word, then they should last as long as the building. In the unlikely event of a fire, and people living in the apartment complex needing to use it in an emergency, it would become more of a safety hazard than an escape route, if it isn’t maintained well.

Also the building /complex owners would be liable to pay penalties for violating the Building Code regarding the upkeep of the fire escapes. Boston Ironworks provides you with maintenance of fire escapes as well as certification.

Create Stunning Spaces with Ironwork & Metalwork Features

on July 17, 2015
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Not all metal works need fire to melt and work it, the earliest dated evidence of metalworking in America was in Wisconsin where copper was hammered until fragile and then heated so it could be worked on some more. This information is dated about 4000-5000BC. Today, welding is used to create exquisite pieces of metal art that is decorative and functional too.

How a Driveway Gate Adds Value to Your Property

on July 17, 2015
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The first thing that catches the eye of any visitor to your home is your driveway gate.  In many ways, it gives them inkling about your style preference and is a peek into what kind of property they are entering.  The design of the gate can range from flamboyant to minimalistic. Nevertheless, if it’s designed in a detailed manner, it can make a lasting impression.

Iron fencing Adds Aesthetic Appeal to Your Property

on May 26, 2015
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Iron Fencing looks very elegant and decorative. Many people like to get metal and wrought iron fences installed on their property. The latter is heated iron that is shaped   into very beautiful shapes and designs such as curves, spires railings and posts. It’s important to keep in mind, that any iron fence is much more than just a security feature; it adds a lot of aesthetic appeal to your property too.

Driveway Gates

on May 26, 2015
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The Driveway Gates of your property are one of the first things that any visitor to your home notices.  It is a reflection of your style and good taste. There was a time when only larger properties had these types of gates, but now even modestly-sized properties have these installations. In addition to the aesthetic appeal that it lends to the property, gates also add to the security. 

The Charm and Beauty of a Spiral Staircase

on May 26, 2015
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Today, a number of homeowners who have multi-storey homes opt to get a Spiral Staircase installation. This is the perfect alternative to standard straight-styled or winding stairs.  Though traditional designs and styles also offer a number of benefits, there are various reasons why people prefer using spiral staircases in their homes or commercial properties. Lets a take a look at what some of these are:

Things You Need to Know About Spiral Staircases

on April 06, 2015
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Since mediaeval times, spiral staircases have adorned the interiors and exteriors of churches and castles. Even though there has been a distinct evolution in the materials and styling of these elements, there is something very alluring about having an elegant spiral staircase in your home or commercial establishment. Today, these are used more as space savers and to add to the aesthetics of the place.

Types of Handicap Ramps

on April 01, 2015
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Handicap ramps are found outside commercial establishments as well as all public buildings and it is mandatory for them to have them installed. Even crossroads have a special access ramp. This compensates for the difference in height between the level of the walkway & the road level. These ramps are extremely useful for individuals who use wheelchairs or rollators (balance-assisting devices)

Types of Driveway Gates

on March 24, 2015
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The styling and structure of every home is different and so is the driveway that leads up to it. This also means the driveway gate you opt for will be unique to your property. Since most driveway gates are custom designed you have a number of styles to choose from- they can be simple or ornate like some wrought iron gates are. If you are looking to install a gate on your property, you will want to know the different types available: