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http://www.corten.com/flat-sheets.html - the material intentionally rusts over time.
Are the weathering steels (corten or other) not necessary for this application. How thick is this steel?
Cor-Ten, a weathering steel. Once it is exposed to the elements, it creates
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 privacy and contrasts strongly (yet naturally) with the grass and plantings.
Cor-Ten is a weathering steel; after being exposed to the elements
elements, the top layer becomes a protective rust that never needs painting. It makes for a striking, low-maintenance fence.Although Cor-Ten is otherwise quite corrosion resistant, it is not completely immune to corrosion. If used near the sea in salty air or if exposed to standing water, it will continue to
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pair Cor-Ten panesl with blue-green plants such as Festuca Elijah Blue
Blue Fescue provides an excellent contrast to cor-ten panel
Contrast between corten and blue/gray/green plant
Cor-Ten panels -for pilars or walls in exterior
Nice contrast of plant material with Corten steel panels
"We often pair Cor-Ten panels with
"We often pair Cor-Ten panels with blue-green plants such as Festuca 'Elijah Blue' or Juncus patens 'Elk Blue' for a wonderful contrast," says Huettl.
“corten/Festuca grass” — rasaid
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corten and gravel steps up slope
Cor-Ten as landscape walling/edging? The expense may in fact be comparable with other walling, but with better effect and sustainability?
great geometric layout of corten walls and steps.
Cor-Ten is especially striking in a dry, desert landscape, providing continuity throughout and adding deep, rich color that doesn't otherwise exist there. More:Lay of the Landscape: Modern Garden StyleLuxuriate in the Calm of a Minimalist Garden
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corten planter on right side of dining room - ours would be taller
Corten steel planter
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corten steel and steps
Corten planters...Cor-Ten Planter...corten steel...Corten planter.
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Also consider, it is possible to etch this cor-ten steel. That opens up a lot more possibilities for the peace meditation walk.
“Crop circles! Corten steel planters as sculpture” “Steel raised bed ("coreten steel - aka A606-4 weathering steel)” “COR-TEN steel planters” “Cor ten steel knot garden” “Steel boxes for raised beds”
“Crop circles! Corten steel planters as sculpture” “Steel raised bed
Hah! curves! Done with corten steel.
spiral at the center and gravel paths between. The raised beds are built with 1/4″ thick corten steel which is strong enough to retain good soil depth while minimizing the amount of garden space taken up by the wall. Corten steel is great for heat gain and allows a northwest gardener to grow more heat loving
“Raised Bed” — mandrus
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numbers cut out of corten steel
“conc and corten monument wall with blue fescue” “Corten steel panels bolted to concrete” “like the idea of corten against concrete for a auto” “Cor-Ten panel on concrete
Corten steel plates on concrete wall
Corten steel applied to concrete wall
House Number Cutout in Corten Steel
conc and corten monument wall with blue fescue
Corten steel panels bolted to concrete
like the idea of corten against concrete for a auto gate
corten steel over concrete w/ house numbers
“corten steel over concrete w/ house numbers” — jedrspencer
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Where is your corten supplier for this project?
How does one clad an existing concrete retaining wall in corten?
What bolts did you use with the corten?
plated lag screws with epdm bonded washers (fancy name for washers with a rubber backing). We used the bonded washers to avoid corrosion between the corten steel and zinc lag screws and to also give a little room for expansion.
No problem. If you haven't already, make sure you check out John Hill's ideabook on cor-ten steel. http://www.houzz.com/ideabooks/358346/list/Interesting-Industrial-Materials--Cor-Ten-Steel
mounted on square steel tubing set in concrete footings.” “cor-ten steel. http://www.houzz.com/ideabooks/358346/list/Interesting-Industrial-Materials--Cor-Ten-Steel” “steel used for seat/ retaining wall” “steel planter wide top edge I like” “Corten Steel...becomes this color after a few years of weathering
“steel retaining wall with fence” — bigassoryx
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Corten steel curving wall creating a sheltered space with a steel firepit and an ipe boardwalk through a native grass meadow. Photo credit: Christopher Yates
Always had a soft spot for Cor-Ten steel
nicely/naturally - Cor-Ten, as used for the plate here, oxidizes naturally. Its color is dependent on the climate and can turn bright orange, dark brown, deep red and even purple.
saturated hues, especially when used untreated in the outdoors. Cor-Ten, as used for the plate here, oxidizes naturally. Its colour is dependent on the climate and can turn bright orange, dark brown, deep red and even purple.
interesting look; Cor-Ten, as used for the plate here, oxidizes naturally. Its color is dependent on the climate and can turn bright orange, dark brown, deep red and even purple.
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