For many years wrought iron fences were thought to be only for large, stately homes. This exquisite fence was known as ornamental iron.
Today, wrought iron and ornamental iron are used as interchangeable terms. This iron is stunning and may be built to custom specifications. For most people however, its often more economical to dress up your fence. This can be done with stock panels and decorative accessories. The accessories for wrought iron fence include scrolls, casting, circles, pickets, arched tops and more.
Sophisticated and Formal
If you like the sophisticated look, than a wrought iron fence might be right up your alley. The color and design of wrought iron lends itself to a formal property and goes well with a well-manicured lawn, classic masonry and brick pillars. In some cases, a wrought iron gate can replace wooden gates that have become damaged due to age or the Texas winds.
Wrought iron fences are an excellent choice where security is a concern. Added security surrounding pools, these fences tend to be high enough to keep the unwanted out, and by adding sharp post caps, scaling these fences is almost impossible. Wrought iron fencing also functions to keep large pets and guard dogs safe and secure. Wrought iron fences do not increase privacy a great deal, but they offer an excellent level of security blended with a sophisticated look.
There are literally hundreds of different styles of wrought iron and cast iron fences. Whatever your style, you will be able to find something that suits you and your property. You can choose from a variety of decorative elements, including finials, personalized caps, and even coats of arms. Gates can also be added to wrought iron fences, and can use either simple key locks or an automated entry system.
Upkeep on ornamental iron fences isn't demanding. D-Fence provides all gates and fences with a baked on powder coat finish for maximum life span, important around wet areas.
No weld fence systems are available for those who prefer them. These systems use a system of bolts and rivets. These pre-galvanized connectors are then powder coated. Although these systems are more expensive than traditional wrought iron fencing, they do have a long life cycle.
There are hundreds of variations available to embellish your wrought iron fence. We can help you design a customized wrought iron fence that is specially designed to enhance the beauty of your property.