Some of the best bits of Steelscapes 2023

Take a look at some of our installations over the last year and some of the best bits of Steelscapes 2023. But not just our work see what some of our customers have been up to using our self build woven steel fencing and steel edging system. It really is heart warming to see our… Continue reading Some of the best bits of Steelscapes 2023

Woven Steel Fencing in the USA

Last autumn we received a woven steel fence enquiry from Pennsylvania in the USA. We get a surprising number of enquiries from abroad, in the past we have supplied edging as far away as Rihad and it’s not uncommon to ship to our near neighbours in France and Ireland. In this case, however, the enquiry… Continue reading Woven Steel Fencing in the USA

How do you make steel rust faster?

This is a question we are asked quite often. Firstly it’s worth mentioning that mild steel will weather naturally to a golden brown over 9 to 12 months. Corten steel will weather faster typically within a month in the damp UK climate. The weathered finish on Corten and mild steel is almost identical. Sometimes our… Continue reading How do you make steel rust faster?

Woven steel fencing explained

In the beginning We developed woven steel fencing around 10 years ago. A client we were installing metal garden edging for asked if we could replace a curved willow fence around an oil tank with something longer-lasting. It seemed sensible to try and replicate the willow as the client liked the aesthetics of it, so… Continue reading Woven steel fencing explained

Where would you install a woven steel fence?

To answer that simply… Anywhere you would use a standard fence and so much more. So where else? Raised beds Due to being rot-proof and extremely strong woven steel fencing lends itself perfectly to raised beds and planters up to 1 metre tall. Erected in the same way as standard woven steel fencing but simply… Continue reading Where would you install a woven steel fence?

What is Corten steel?

And is it a better choice for edging and fencing? We offer both mild steel and Corten steel edging and fencing. What is Corten steel is one of our most frequently asked questions, after, how quickly can you deliver? In this short article, we look at Corten steel and compare it to mild steel used… Continue reading What is Corten steel?

Attaching a woven steel fence to a wall

Attaching a woven steel fence to the top of a wall is a great way to add privacy, increase wind protection or screening and it’s pretty straight forward. It’s the same system for building a fence on the ground except for the post fixing. We can supply you with brackets for either wall top or… Continue reading Attaching a woven steel fence to a wall

Garden screening with woven steel fencing

Woven steel fencing can provide the ideal solution for garden screening where there are unsightly areas you would rather not show off. For instance we’ve seen a lot of demand for our fencing to screen oil and gas tanks that are placed in gardens by necessity. Safety first – being non combustible our woven steel fencing… Continue reading Garden screening with woven steel fencing

Woven steel fencing at RHS Wisley

We are delighted to announce we have just supplied the Royal Horticultural Society with our self build woven steel fencing kit for their new RHS Wisley Hilltop garden. The garden, which opened this summer, was designed by Matt Keightley and Ann-Marie Powell and the landscapers Landform consultants expertly installed our unique metal fence. It’s great… Continue reading Woven steel fencing at RHS Wisley