Metalwork

PRODUCTREPORTS

In-depth reports examining the materials and techniques involved with metalwork for period-style or historic homes, including decorative metalwork, grilles, registers, fencing, staircases, driveway gates and historic metalwork restoration. 

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decorative metal grille

Heat Registers & Grilles: Style Options

A look at the array of designs and materials for classically designed heat registers and grilles.

bronze and steel fence, Wiemann Metalcraft

Options for Traditional Metal Fencing

Metal fencing requires a considerable investment of material and skill to erect, particularly if the fencing is designed to be sympathetic with traditional architecture. Here's a look at the various materials and designs available for traditional metal fencing.

ornamental metal driveway gate

The Ins And Outs of Ornamental Metal Driveway Gates

The art of ornamental ironwork reaches new and ingenious dimensions of expertise when it is called on to move – the most illustrious example being ornamental metal driveway gates.

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Zepsa Industries, Inc.

Engineer, custom manufacturer & installer of Classical & contemporary architectural woodwork: railings, stairs, wine cellars, mantels, paneling, furniture & more; for estate-level residences, yacht interiors & select commercial commissions.