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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.

Different Boundary Gate Designs for your Home

on August 16, 2017
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Boundary gates are some of the first things people see as they approach your home and they also have a big impact on the curb appeal of your property. As these gates can be relatively expensive to install and problematic to replace, it’s a good idea to consider the various types and Boston gate designs available to you carefully before you make your choice. At Boston Ironworks, we recommend you consider the design options mentioned below:

Handicap Railings Requirements and Specifications

on July 24, 2017
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Handicap railings help people with limited physical ability to safely move around a property. These railings are usually installed in bathrooms, hallways, ramps, etc. Without these railings, people with limited mobility are likely to hurt themselves. Handicap railings are designed to provide the right amount of support to everyone who needs it.

Blacksmithing Work: Techniques Guide

on July 19, 2017
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Blacksmithing is a very ancient art; there has been a lot of advancement in technology in this field over the years and different types of machines and equipment are now used in the work. Despite this, there has been no major changes in the steps or techniques followed in blacksmith work in Boston.  

To Be Prepared is to be Safe: Home Boston Fire Inspection

on July 17, 2017
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As a homeowner, you take great care to build a solid home, construct boundary walls and install safety systems on your property.  You do this to ensure the safety and security of your family and all the belongings in your home.

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:

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.

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.