Archive for September, 2016

What Makes Wrought Iron Such a Popular Fencing Material?

Wednesday, September 28th, 2016
wrought iron

When it comes to functional and beautiful fencing, you can’t go wrong with wrought iron.

Wrought iron is an incredibly popular fencing material, and many home and business owners have found that it combines sensible, useful design with a classy, sophisticated look. Here’s a quick look into what’s making wrought iron such a go-to choice for many residential and commercial fencing needs. (more…)

Examining Different Railing Materials

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016
railing materials

Brass is a stylish and elegant railing material.

An effective railing for your business or residence involves more than just aesthetic appeal, but also stairway safety and maintenance. And although wood has long been a traditional choice for stair railing material, there are a number of metal options that offer even greater strength, durability, and aesthetics than what wood can offer. When it comes to choosing the right material for your railing, you’ll want to find a good balance between form and function. Here’s a quick look at various railing options. (more…)

Are Security Gates Truly Effective?

Friday, September 16th, 2016
security gate

Security gates can act as a psychological roadblock to trespassers.

Whether you are looking at fencing options for your commercial or residential property, you are probably sorting though many different options when it comes to colors, styles, and security add-ons. If you are considering moving to a gated community, the choice has already been made for you! Security gates are frequently used to set apart residential communities from the road and limit the possibility of solicitors, intrusions, or people that shouldn’t be there. Do they really do an effective job? (more…)

The Benefits of Bollards

Thursday, September 8th, 2016
bollards

Bollards are useful perimeter safety and security features.

Usually bollards have three main purposes. These include perimeter safety and security, ornamental decorations, and lighting fixtures. To learn more about all of the different benefits and uses of bollards, read on. (more…)