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Furniture Find: Own a Piece of the Golden Gate Bridge
Richard Bulan's red-orange steel furniture makes use of salvaged parts from San Francisco's most famous landmark
"red-orange steel furniture makes use of salvaged parts from San Francisco's most famous... Golden Gate Bridge Furniture Company. This company sells artisan furniture pieces... Golden Gate Bridge steel that was removed during the handrail replacement in 1993... Golden Gate Bridge steel.Some of the pieces contain new materials like glass and steel... historic steel would make a great headboard for my bed, so I got the contractor's name..."
Interesting Industrial Materials: Cor-Ten Steel
"r-Ten steel is the trademarked but common name for steel in which various alloys... the U.S. Steel Tower in Pittsburgh (U.S. Steel Corporation holds the Cor-Ten trademark)... weathering steel, this oxidized surface eliminates the need for paint or some other w... gives steel a unique appearance embraced by artists (Richard Serra, in particular)... Cor-Ten steel, and vice-versa, but in general copper retains some of its green, while..."
Cor-Ten Steel Brings Enduring Texture to Landscapes
With its rich color and rusty patina, this material makes for an arresting and long-lasting choice for garden walls and more
"r-Ten steel is a material that started out as a purely functional product, due to... Cor-Ten steel in many of our custom pieces... It's a great looking material! When the... Cor-Ten steel and use it often in our homes at www.residentialattitudes.com.au Great... Corten Steel! Planterworx is Brooklyn makes Corten retaining walls and planters for... grade steel ( versus Cor-Ten) in my own garden for terracing and planters. I've also..."
11 Fences to Match a Modern Mood
Pass on the picket — steel, glass and other materials let fences make a perfect union with modern house mates
"picket — steel, glass and other materials let fences make a perfect union with modern... Cor-Ten steel fence is beautiful with that desert landscape. Love it! These are great... one up? Steel bars? As an FYI to tie off any loose ends... We did, eventually,find... Cor-Ten steel in the previous photo defined a planter bed, but in this residence it..."
Give Your Garden a Gate Mate
Keep pests at bay and boost privacy and protection on the home front with a stylish gate for your backyard, driveway or entry
"stylish gate for your backyard, driveway or entry... great gate is the answer. It's easy to find gates made of iron, wood, cement and... modern steel sculptures to traditional wrought iron, a great gate is the perfect way... modern car gate. Need gates and fences that spray paint taggers aren't drawn to. Planting... but the gate... the first one might do.... standard of gates is the classic iron gate attached to pillars, stone, cement or marble..."
Modern Fencing for a More Secure Home
Deter would-be burglars without robbing your home of style, by installing a modern fence like one of these
"solid steel gates that they can close over every window & door at night & every time... wire mesh gate adds some visual interest without making the place look like a fortress... heavy gates or doors, well-locked, actually entered a courtyard---even opulent life... electric gates, and bars on all of the windows. Every building looks the same, yet when... effective gate and fence around the property. After we installed them, all the other..."
7 Great Structures for an Attractive Front Yard
"fountain, gate, statue or other eye-catcher... pillars, gate and a reclaimed cobblestone driveway apron. The client also used the... home. 3. Gates. Gates can be built into a fence to signal your visitors where to enter... Choose your gate hardware wisely — gate latches that are too difficult for visitors to... angular steel with clipped evergreen ivy lends a cool, contemporary vibe. The arbor... constructed gate sets off the entry while creating a bit of separation from the rest of..."
Polish Your Garden's Look With Metal
Use iron dividers and planters, steel steps and walls, and even metal water features to give a landscape a decorative edge
"planters, steel steps and walls, and even metal water features to give a landscape a... metal? Gates and fences have traditionally been the obvious uses for metal in the... corrugated steel and cedar this past spring. The steel was a very cost effective way to... out of steel: www.steelplant.net Love the stainless steel panels...beautiful, like... works with steel I always try to add it wherever I can :) I built two raised beds from..."
How to Pick a Nice Wall for Your Garden Room
Made by hand, prefab or growing from the ground, garden walls are key landscaping elements. Here's what to think about for your yard
"I used steel lag bolts to add to the contemporary feel. I made it as tall as I could... thick raw steel. The second is a wall made out of ICF block, filled with concrete and... and blue gate is my favorite. The Clodfelter design is next. The Exteriorscapes is cool... the main gate to the entrance to the house,so what do you think could be the best as... while the gate echoes the cool tints of catmint (Nepeta sp) and pincushion (Scabiosa..."
10 Creative Fence Designs
Unique materials and imaginative applications turn this yard staple into a powerful outdoor accessory
12 Delightfully Different Garden Walls and Fences
If pickets seem picked over and you shrink from chain link, try these full-of-personality fencing alternatives
"Cor-Ten steel blades (300 of them) make up this sculptural fence that winds around... glass, steel and wood fence incorporates three materials into a unified design. Architect... secured in a steel frame light up with LED lights for a colorful display. During the day... corrugated steel, installed either vertically or horizontally, give a yard an industrial... Cor-Ten steel gives this barrier a dramatic texture. The fence received a saltwater..."
How to Install a Wood Fence
Gain privacy and separate areas with one of the most economical fencing choices: stained, painted or untreated wood
"small gate on the front so I could let the dog roam but again, not a PVC fan. Maybe... fence gate. that much wood subject to weather will move quite a bit. That hook... latches" and "gate latches" for traditional latches that work well even when the wood moves... fence.Gate: The door that provides entry and exit. Gates are mounted to posts and... stainless steel screws or galvanized nails for extra durability.3. Build a gate and add..."
Landscapes Make a Privacy Statement
Between a fortress and a wide open space lies the sweet spot for just the right amount of privacy in your exterior spaces
How to Screen a Seaside Garden From the Wind
Lucky enough to live by the coast? Here’s how to protect your garden and deck from the harsh sea breezes
9 Imaginative Ideas for Industrial Rebar in the Garden
Inexpensive and unexpected, steel bar from any big-box hardware store can give your landscape an edgier look
"unexpected, steel bar from any big-box hardware store can give your landscape an edgier... rebar is a steel bar manufactured for use as a tension device in reinforced concrete.... But the gate....oh, how I LOVE the gate! Inspiring! Love the gate. I wonder how... creative! Gate was clever, too. There are some fantastic, creative ideas here! I especially... love the gate, the bottle installation and the planter pedestal. Guess I'll be buying..."