Archive for the ‘Hercules Custom Iron’ Category

How Bollards Increase Security

Friday, November 3rd, 2017
How Bollards Increase Security

Whether they’re for aesthetics or security, bollards find homes across the country, mostly in front of office buildings, government buildings, and sometimes schools.

Whether they’re for aesthetics or security, bollards find homes across the country, mostly in front of office buildings, government buildings, and sometimes schools. Although they do enhance the overall look of an area, they mainly serve security purposes. These heavy-duty accessories create visible and physical barriers to a property by limiting access and separating a private space from a public one. Here’s a look at exactly how bollards increase security.   (more…)

The Benefits of Using Bollards

Friday, May 19th, 2017
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Bollards are not a new invention, but are used worldwide for what they provide, and have been for decades.

Bollards are not a new invention, but are used worldwide for what they provide, and have been for decades. They offer numerous benefits. Read on to learn all about the benefits of making use of bollards. (more…)

Advantages and Materials for Stainless Steel Handrails

Thursday, April 13th, 2017
stainless steel handrails

If you are looking for handrails for your home, consider stainless steel handrails.

If you are looking for handrails for your home, consider stainless steel handrails. This durable material offers numerous benefits for any home. It’s highly durable and is often used for diverse home improvement projects. To learn more about all that stainless steel handrails can offer your home, read on.  (more…)

Rust Removal from Metal Railings, Gates, and Fences

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017
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In this blog we will focus on rust removal from metal railings, gates, and fences.

A few months ago, we discussed how to clean a rusted chain link fence. But what about rust removal from other types of fences? And how do you do it for metal railings, gates and fences? In this blog we will focus on rust removal from metal railings, gates, and fences. Read on to learn more about how to do this in several easy steps. (more…)

What Are the Functions of Ornamental Fences?

Thursday, March 16th, 2017
functions of ornamental fences

Just because an ornamental fence is called ornamental, doesn’t mean it is only ornamental. So, what are the other functions of ornamental fences?

Just because an ornamental fence is called ornamental, doesn’t mean it is only ornamental. So, what are the other functions of ornamental fences? In this blog, we will go into more detail on ornamental fences. How can you fence spruce up your yard? What else can your fence do for you? (more…)

Why Do Precast Bollards Work?

Friday, March 10th, 2017
precast bollards

Why do precast bollards work so well?

Creating the best perimeter security plan for your home or business can be tricky, since there are so many options on the market and so many things to consider. Precast bollards are an affordable and durable option for business owners and homeowners looking for extra security that’s attractive to boot. They are typically made from strong and sturdy concrete and can be made in a variety of finishes. Why do precast bollards work so well? (more…)

How Landscaping Can Protect Your Aluminum Fence

Friday, March 3rd, 2017
protect your aluminum fence

Did you know you could use landscaping to protect your aluminum fence?

Keeping your residential face in great condition is crucial to ensuring it protects your home, keeps your family safe, and keeps your property secure. One of the easiest ways to keep your aluminum fence in good condition is by using your landscaping! There are many different ways that your landscaping can protect your aluminum fence, and here are three of our favorites. (more…)

Advantages of Glass Railings for Decks

Friday, February 17th, 2017
glass railings

What are some advantages of glass railings for decks?

Glass railings are a classy touch almost anywhere. Someplace they add an even better touch is on your deck. In this blog we’ll give you some reasons to consider glass railings. Not only that, we’ll also detail some advantages they hold for your deck. For best results, choose your railings before the construction phase begins. (more…)

Fixing a Porch Handrail

Monday, February 6th, 2017
porch handrail

A beautiful new porch is easy to achieve!

Porches are a key part of any attractive and inviting home. If you have a charming porch, but a porch handrail that could use a little help, here’s how to spruce it up. Whether your porch handrail is old, not up to code, or has been damaged in some other way, fixing it is is easier than you might think.   (more…)

How to Clean a Rusted Chain Link Fence

Monday, January 30th, 2017
chain link fences

Chain link fences can eventually rust.

While chain link fence can last for decades, some wear and tear is inevitable as it faces the elements. No material lasts forever, and over time chain link fence can become discolored, rusted, which can make the fence look old and dilapidated. If you have noticed that your chain link fence is looking less than its best, read on to learn how to clean rusted chain link fence. (more…)