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Boston Blacksmith: The First Steps

on April 18, 2019
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Blacksmithing is an engaging profession. It combines artistry and technology, with knowledge and skill to create a wide range of products. We at Boston Ironworks have been a part of this industry for decades now and understand how it works. Here’s a brief look at how to become a Boston blacksmith:

Reasons to Choose Custom Spiral Staircases

on April 15, 2019
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Staircases come in different designs and material combinations. They are large structures that add an interesting architectural element to any room. That's why it is essential to choose a good one for your home. The wrong design will stand out like a sore thumb and compromise the beauty of your property. At Boston Ironworks, we always encourage clients to consider custom spiral staircases. Here are some reasons why they are an excellent choice for any property:

Types Of Metal Decks In Boston

on February 26, 2019
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Metal decks are widely used in commercial and industrial settings. The ones that you can choose from include acoustical metal decking, aluminum floor decking, steel floor, and roof decking. Metal decks Boston have corrugated or ribbed profiles and are made via the roll forming process.

How To Build Your Own Handicap Railings In Boston

on February 22, 2019
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If you have a handicap ramp outside your business or home and need ADA compliant handicap railings Boston, you have two options before you. You can either hire a fabricator and get a custom railing welded or can build these railings yourself. And if you choose the latter, it can end up saving you a significant amount of money on the feature.

Ornamental Iron Repair: Step By Step

on February 18, 2019
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Ornamental iron railings and grillwork are extremely resilient and are able to withstand exposure to the elements well. But there are times when the elements and age take their toll on the features and these installations begin to show signs of deterioration.

 

If you have features made of ornamental iron Boston on your property and have noticed signs of wear in it, call us without delay. It's never a good idea to defer getting this kind of damage or deterioration fixed as that can only lead to further problems and expenses.

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:

Metal Fabrication Services: What is and Where is Headed

on November 21, 2017
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The metal fabrication industry has seen its ups and downs over the years. It has come a long way from the profitable industry that it was in the post World War II era. Today, many metal fabrication shops are struggling to remain afloat and maintain profitability. While the conditions have improved considerably since the economy bounced back from the last recession, the industry still needs to change and transform a little in order to thrive. At Boston Ironworks, we offer a diverse range of fabrication services in Boston and believe that diversification is the only way to maintain a healthy business in this industry.

Boston Balconies and Decks Building

on October 18, 2017
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Decks and balconies are a great way to utilize the outdoor space. They add to the aesthetics and the value of the property and can be a good investment. At Boston Ironworks, we’ve noticed that our clients are often confused by the amount of Boston balconies & deck design options available in the market today.

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.

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