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Advantages and Disadvantages to Window Bars

Advantages and Disadvantages to Window Bars

Window bars are not entirely common today, but they seem to be making a comeback. Supposedly, window bars because popular because a lady had so many claims on her insurance that her provider dropped her and the only way an insurance company would pick her back up was because of the window bars she had added to her home. During that time they were literally...

Pros and Cons For Different Metal Fencing

Pros and Cons For Different Metal Fencing

Fencing is fairly typical for most homes. It is used for several different reasons. There are also several types of fencings. Here at SIA Iron Designs, we install metal fencing, so we put tougher a short list of pros and cons on different metal fencings.   Wrought Iron Fencing   Pros: When you think wrought iron fencing you automatically think...

Top Reasons to Install a Fence

Top Reasons to Install a Fence

Fencing is installed around most homes. It is installed for several reasons, security and privacy being top of that list. Fencing is not only a security measure it is also used as a decorative piece as well. Iron fencings can add a certain beauty to your home. There are a number of different fence types and a number of different reasons to have fencing....

A/C Cage FAQ

A/C Cage FAQ

Here at SIA Iron Designs, we do a little more than just iron fencing, railing, and gates. We also do some custom iron fabrication. One of the large demands we have is A/C Cages. A/C Cages are just as it sounds, it's an iron cage around your A/C unit. We know that these are not to commonly known so we put together some of the most frequently asked questions...

Benefits of Getting A Driveway Gate Installed

Benefits of Getting A Driveway Gate Installed

Driveway gates are installed for multiple different reasons. Listed below are some of the benefits of getting a driveway gate installed for your property.     CURB APPEAL Getting a gate installed can make your house stand out from the rest. Driveway gates are very eye-catching and make a statement. Not only will your house look more superior compared...

Why You Need Hand Railing   

Why You Need Hand Railing   

There is railing around decks and patios, up and down ramps and stairs and along any risen pathways. It all does the same thing but there are several reasons that it is needed, safety being top of that list. Here are a few other reasons SIA Iron Designs suggests you always need railing.   Prevention of Falls Railing is often thought to be a barrier...

Iron Fence Maintenance

Iron Fence Maintenance

Chain Link fencing is the classic fencing that most everyone will first think of when they hear the word fencing. However, there is a huge love for iron fencing. Iron fencing has an aesthetic appeal, sound structure, durable look, and it is a true beauty. While iron fencing is durable, it will take some maintaining to keep it that way. To sustain that...