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Traditional Iron Railings specialise in the production and installation of classic metal street railings. We manufacture in the United Kingdom and are proud of our beautiful products. From Steel Town Rails through to intricate metal entrance gates. In todays world, everything is getting standardised. Traditional Iron Railings have bucked this trend and produce heavy, solid iron products with a quality feel. Town railings set the scene for your property, be that a home or a commercial property, it is the first thing people see and adds presence to your property.
This in turn adds value to your property. Classic Town Railings also add an important security aspect to any property allowing ground floor and basement windows to be open without concern. Our railings can be finished with a multitude of different finials to fully personalise your property. Every order is different and all our products are made specifically to clients orders. We often produce to customers drawings and work closely with them to present the perfect product for its purpose.
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Curved Traditional Iron Railings
Traditional Iron Railings are manufactured to order, they are bespoke and can be made to fit any location. Here you see a curved balustrade securing a spiral staircase. As part of the planning process this London Planning Authority stipulated that the cast iron finials exactly match those found on the neighbouring properties This attractive London property now proudly displays the same traditional iron railings as those installed 150 years ago. The Traditional Company are able to offer a bespoke casting service for difficult to find posts and finials.Written on Wednesday, 20 December 2017 13:16 Read 1601 times
Bespoke Iron Railings
Here we see the installation of some bespoke Iron railings. These railings are installed in the Traditional method, core drilling deep into the wall or coping stone and then resin binding the rails, creating a very sturdy set of railings. Helping to rail off the deep footwell behind. With higher railings we use back bracing to add extra strength. The railings were manufactured to exactly match other Iron railings found in this street in Windsor.Written on Tuesday, 05 September 2017 18:13 Read 1962 times
Legacy Steel Driveway edging a great product for builders and developers
Legacy steel driveway edging is the strongest form of steel edging available on the market. Made from 5mm solid steel, this product is a fantastic way to edge driveways, pathways. We can supply only or unstall using our expert teams. We support developers, builders, local authorities, landscape architects and private individuals. The lengths are simply bolted together using joining plates.Written on Tuesday, 07 June 2016 18:11 Read 563 times Read more...
Safety Railings in listed mill ruins
Some of the more complex aspects of the Traditional Iron railing business centre around safety in and around listed buildings. Here we have an old burnt out mill ruin in Berkshire, this caught fire in the late 1700's and little has happened until the new owners recently purchased the property. The outer fabric has been repaired leaving the burned out centre but the mill race still rattles through at a serious pace.Written on Wednesday, 06 April 2016 18:06 Read 528 times Read more...
Architectural Ironwork - maintaining historical content
This was an interesting commission , the old listed gates at the entrance to this classic English estate could not (understandably) be moved and a new set were commisioned further up the drive, this would aid the flow of visitors and reduce the snarlling up on the main road. Detail was taken from the original gates and matching side panels made by our craftsmen. These enormous panels will grace this drive for generations to come - once again showing that its all in the detail. The panels then flow into our Burghley 5 rail Estate Fencing with a pair of our traditional steel quadrant gates.Written on Thursday, 18 February 2016 18:04 Read 1399 times