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metalwork buying guide

Period Homes' Guide to Metalwork specialties for traditionally-inspired residential building projects, including custom casting, repairs, patinas, registers & grilles, radiators, and railings. 

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Lanternland

Full line of rustic handmade copper and brass outdoor and indoor lighting. Styles include Colonial, Colonial Revival, New-Classical, Greek Revival, Cape Cod, Bungalow, Mission, Arts & Crafts and more. Custom orders and reproductions a specialty. Popular custom options custom sizes including large and oversize fixtures, custom back plates and mounting solutions, custom sockets, gas lights, low voltage wiring and modification to meet 'dark sky' regulations.

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Old Smithy Shop

Fabricator of forged Early American to late-19th-century hardware: for cabinets, gates, doors, windows, garage doors & shutters; latches, pulls, butterfly & H & HL hinges, strap hinges & door knockers; fireplace tools, large kitchen utensils & more.

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Architectural Accents

National supplier of architectural antiques: mantels, doors, hardware, tile, columns, furnishings, mirrors, statuary, fountains, iron railings, gates, chandeliers, sconces & exterior lighting; antique heart pine flooring.

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Artistry in Architectural Grilles

Custom designer & manufacturer of extensive line of linear bar & perforated grilles, decorative metal panels, architectural screens, HVAC grilles, radiator grilles, enclosures, registers, grilles for millwork inserts, laser cut metal panels, & the Authentic Patented* Plaster J Bead® frame. Full service metal fabricators: aluminum, brass, bronze, steel, and stainless steel; variety of metallic and applied finishes including anodized, powder coat colors, mirror polish #8, satin #4, primed-ready for paint, statuary bronze, antique bronze and brass, oil rubbed bronze, and blackened bronze. Affiliate members of the American Institute of Architects NY, Long Island, Chicago, & California Council; U.S. Green Building Council.  *Patent # 9,765,988

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Bill's Custom Metal Fabrications

Manufacturer of hand-forged ornamental ironwork: garden furniture, gazebos, gates, railings, furniture, fireplace doors & candelabras; servicing the Long Island & tri-state areas.

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CoCo Architectural Grilles & Metalcraft

Custom fabricator of metalwork: linear bar grilles, perforated sheet-metal grilles & custom metal products; stainless steel, brass, bronze & aluminum; satin, mirror-polished, statuary bronze, antiqued, blackened bronze, anodized-color & baked-enamel finishing options.

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Gaby's Shoppe

Manufacturer of hand-forged wrought-iron drapery hardware & accessories: custom rods, finials, brackets & holdbacks; European metalworking skills; handcrafted & hand finished.

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Goodwin Company

Manufacturer of antique river-recovered heart pine & heart cypress reclaimed from Southern rivers: for flooring, stair parts, furniture & moldings; building-reclaimed wood; custom orders; 15 grades.

Heather & Little

Heather & Little Limited

Custom fabricator & supplier of sheet-metal roofing & specialty architectural sheet metal: finials, cornices, capitals, cresting, canopies, shingles, siding, cupolas, steeples, domes & snowguards; reproductions; custom bronze windows.

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Heritage Metalworks

Atelier of skilled blacksmiths & craftsmen: exclusively to trade; lighting, hardware, gates & railings; custom & signature lines available in iron, brass, bronze, copper, nickel, zinc & stainless steel.

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Herwig Lighting

Custom manufacturer of handcrafted interior & exterior lighting fixtures & more: cast-aluminum benches, bollards, fences, gates, plaques, signage, street clocks, posts to 14 ft. & columns; since 1908.

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Jim Illingworth Millwork, LLC.

Manufacturer of custom wood windows, doors & moldings: for homes & historic buildings; matches any existing wood windows, doors, moldings; custom millwork.

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King Architectural Metals

Wholesale supplier of ornamental & architectural metal components: for wrought-iron staircases, handrails, gates, fences, mailboxes, doors, screens, awnings & fireplace screens; finials; decorative elements.

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NIKO Contracting Co., Inc.

Nationwide contractor, fabricator & installer of architectural sheet metal & roofing: slate, tile, metal & other roofing; ornamental ceilings, cresting, finials, cornices, cupolas, domes, steeples & snowguards.

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Old Smithy Shop

Fabricator of forged Early American to late-19th-century hardware: for cabinets, gates, doors, windows, garage doors & shutters; latches, pulls, butterfly & H & HL hinges, strap hinges & door knockers; fireplace tools, large kitchen utensils & more.

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Stairways, Inc.

Manufacturer of metal & wood staircases: straight, curved & spiral; metal stair parts & treads, balusters/railings & newel posts; brass, steel, bronze & aluminum; custom fabricated or kits; any size; ships worldwide.

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W.F. Norman Corp.

Fabricator of sheet-metal ornament & tin ceilings: hundreds of stock designs of cornices, moldings, bracket, backsplashes, pressed-metal ceilings, siding, roofing, cresting, kitchen equipment & more; duplication from samples or drawings.

Wiemann

Wiemann Metalcraft

Designer, fabricator, finisher & installer of custom ornamental metalwork: serves a national market with stairs & railings, fencing, gates, lighting, grilles, entry doors, gazebos, balconies, site furnishings & more; all cast- & wrought-metal alloys, finishes & architectural styles; since 1940.