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Is that a natural rust or was something applied to the fence to give it that look?
Are the weathering steels (corten or other) not necessary for this application. How thick is this steel?
purchased from any steel distributor...and we let it naturally rust.
contrasts strongly (yet naturally) with the grass and plantings.
maximum privacy and contrasts strongly (yet naturally) with the grass and plantings.
Cor-Ten is a weathering steel; after being exposed to the elements,
The Cor-Ten steel in the previous photo defined a planter bed, but in this residence it is used as the primary fencing material. Cor-Ten provides maximum
The Cor-Ten steel in the previous
“Like the plants for the front” — warrenwilliams
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I am wondering what supports the steel? Do you use steel posts and weld the sheets to the posts? What gauge steel did you
Looking to do this in my front yard but I have concerns on long term moisture of the steel that will remain wet. Did
Did you add a rubberized coating behind the steel? Also how thick is that steel?
what is the angle off of vertical of that steel wall? its a wonderful design, wished you were in my state, i would hand my
ten steel (rusted) for pathway and retaining wall
"We love using steel in the landscape because of its slight profile and the fact that its natural patina reads like soil or another earthy landscape material
Construction. "With great attention to detail and refined craftsmanship, steel can be highly diverse in the landscape."
“Front yard retaining wall, this color” — claudia436
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Corten steel waterfall
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Corten steel and stone walls create a cascading water feature.
corten steel installations, do you let the steel rust naturally, or do you accelerate the process?
We are looking to do our first corten steel retaining
The client is very keen on the idea, but, wants some assurance that the steel will rust evenly to an orange patina. I've seen some walls with a nice consistent
cant find information on the internet regarding the toxicity of the Corten steel - although I see above that some aquatic life is attracted to the ponds.
shop and we worked with them. It is a concrete retaining wall with Corten Steel veneer.
Here, a concrete retaining wall is clad in a Corten steel veneer. The water
4. Water featuresHere, a concrete retaining wall is clad in a Corten steel veneer. The water leaves streaks adding to the individual character of the feature
“setup” — Jemma Altamirano
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Where does one find the steel for this type of terracing?
uncompromising Cor-Ten steel retaining walls. The height and color of the grasses are perfectly in harmony with the rust finish of the steel.Ornamental grasses
follow the slope. The native grasses are a nice contrast with the Corten steel edging, the pool that gets taller as it moves to the west, and the zinc-
“Terracing” — unidonten
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considering doing something similar in our landscape. Do you know if these steel sections get super hot? I am obsessed with this look, but have concerns for
is there a treatment on the steel to prevent rusting?
overturning forces) gives both a crisp edge and a natural feeling to the landscape.
it's a durable, naturally weathering material, steel can also be used in landscapes. Richard Serra's sculptures, made of weathering steel, are fitting examples
positioned in a way to restrain that force. True in material and form, the steel becomes another texture and color in the landscape, highlighting an intentionally
“edge” — christivz
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is that retaining wall steel or tinted concrete?
Natural steel...Steel planters....steel planter!!...steel containers
“Hard scape idea” — lindsaydawn13
Carney Logan Burke Architects
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Fish Creek Compound Guest House
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express their skin-like nature. The wood shingles were overlayed on the metal shingles very deliberately”
steel shingles contrast the wood shingles in color, material and texture. This is bonderized steel: galvanized steel with a zinc phosphate
This is bonderized steel: galvanized steel with a zinc phosphate finish and
Contrast These steel shingles contrast the wood shingles in color, material and texture. This is bonderized steel: galvanized steel with a zinc phosphate
Considering ContrastThese steel shingles contrast the wood shingles in color, material and texture. This is bonderized steel: galvanized steel with a zinc phosphate
further extended this contrast to the way the shingles express their skin-like nature. The wood shingles were overlayed on the metal shingles very deliberately
bonderized steel gives dull gray finish
“Fishcreek compound guesthouse” — Monika
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It's made of Cor-Ten steel. A trademark name for a steel that has a weathering patina which works well for outdoor installations, as exemplified here.
Natural material - good colour contrast
I like the steel for retaining...i like the steel used as a barrier....natural result...Cor-ten steel retaining wall...again, love the steel planters...Wall of steel...Steel trim with gravel...steel walkway...Cor-Ten steel — A trademark
“terraces with angles” — chantal interiors
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