Custom-Cast Metalwork

period homes buying guides

A Buying Guide to companies specializing in custom-cast metalwork for  period-inspired design, building and restoration projects. 

Buying Guide Spotlight


Bridger Steel

Architecturally accurate metal roofing and siding; available in a wide range of colors including prints and vintage inspired patinas; LEED certification is available on some products.



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.


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.