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GALVANIZING
STEEL WORK IS NORMALLY SUPPLIED HOT DIP GALVANIZED.WE DO NOT ELECTRO
GALVANIZE, ONLY HOT DIP GALVANIZE.

ITEMS CAN BE SUPPLIED "SELF COLOUR" SHOULD A "RUSTY" FINISH BE REQUIRED.

PAINTING
NORMAL PAINT WILL NOT TAKE TO GALVANIZED STEEL.
DETAILS CAN BE SUPPLIED FOR THE ETCH AND PAINTS SUITABLE FOR USE ON
GALVANIZED STEEL. SMALLER ITEMS CAN BE SUPPLIED ETCHED AND PRIMED.

INSTALLATION
SHOULD YOU WISH TO UNDERTAKE THE INSTALLATION INFORMATION SHEETS ARE
AVAILABLE CONTAINING ADVICE AND TIPS FOR THE FITTING OF PRODUCTS OR WE
CAN SPEND TIME ON SITE TO ADVISE DIRECTLY.

REPAIRS AND CONSERVATION
WE ENDEAVOR TO RETAIN AS MUCH OF THE ORIGINAL MATERIAL AS POSSIBLE,
IN THE EVENT THAT REPLACEMENT BECOMES NECESSARY WE HAVE A STOCK OF
SALVAGED WROUGHT IRON AND HAVE ACCESS TO NEW WROUGHT IRON.
CASE STUDY-  A GATE HAD BEEN REPAIRED TWICE, WE RESTORED THE FIRST
"FISH PLATE" REPAIR (PRE WW2)  SHOWING PAST METHODS OF METAL WORKING.
BEFORE ANY WORK IS CARRIED OUT A DETAILED PROGRAM OF REPAIR AND
RESTORATION WOULD BE PROVIDED FOR APPROVAL.

LISTED BUILDINGS
WHEN WORKING WITH LISTED BUILDINGS IT IS IMPORTANT, BEFORE ANY WORK IS
CARRIED OUT, TO SUBMIT A DETAILED PROGRAM OF RESTORATION FOR APPROVAL.

LEAD FIXING OF RAILINGS
WE HAVE EXPERIENCE WORKING WITH LEAD FOR THE DIRECT FIXING OF PALINGS
TO PLINTH STONES, INCLUDING THE REMOVAL OF STUBS FROM PAST RAILINGS.
WE HAVE WON AWARDS FOR OUR RAILINGS FROM A PRESERVATION TRUST.

AUTOMATED GATES
WE HAVE BUILT MANY GATES FOR AUTOMATION, WORKING CLOSELY WITH THE GATE
INSTALLER. GATES ARE SUPPLIED ADAPTED TO SUIT THE DRIVE UNITS SELECTED.
WE DO NOT UNDERTAKE THE FULL INSTALLATION AS WE BELIVE A LOCAL COMPANY IS
BEST SUITED TO PROVIDE LONG TERM SERVICING BUT WE CAN BE PRESENT AT THE
TIME OF FITTING TO HELP WITH ANY POINTS DURING INSTALATION.