Archive for July, 2016

How Glass Railing Can Benefit Your Home

Thursday, July 28th, 2016
glass railing

Don’t lose the view — install an elegant glass railing system instead.

Summer is the best time of the year to get started on home remodeling projects and additions. Glass railing is a great way to enhance your property’s value and add a stylish finish to decks, balconies, porches and patios. Many homeowners choose glass railings for their elegance and sophistication, but they’re also incredibly low-maintenance. Here are a few reasons why you might want to consider a glass railing system for your home. (more…)

Types of Residential Iron Gates

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016
residential iron gates

A double-doored swing gate can be a very attractive option.

A residential driveway gate adds value, style and security to your home. But when it comes to installing an automatic gate, you might at first be overwhelmed by all the options. Here’s a quick guide to help demystify some of the confusion and help you determine what’s the right iron gate type for your property.

Cleaning Stainless Steel Handrails

Tuesday, July 12th, 2016
stainless steel handrails

Stainless steel handrails are extremely durable, but you should still do a routine cleaning to keep them in good shape.

Stainless steel handrails are an extremely durable railing option for your facility, and can fit in with a large variety of contemporary designs. However, there are a few things you should know about maintaining stainless steel before you install stainless steel handrails. Here’s a quick guide to making sure your handrails stay clean and in perfect condition. (more…)

What and Why Louvered Screens

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

A louver can be used to keep your equipment safe and hidden from passerby.

We talked recently about how architectural cable railing is an under appreciated fencing solution. Louvered fences and screens are another useful solution. Louvered screens hide unwanted views and provide increased security to mechanical systems, HVAC equipment, trash enclosures, parking garages and more. The key feature of louvered screens is that they offer protection while still allowing airflow to the systems or areas they enclose. They can also be a beneficial option for bars, cafés, courtyards, or even residential homes. Here are a few reasons why you might want to consider louvered screens for your facility or home. (more…)