Railing with wrought iron elements have excellent performance and aesthetic properties of all people enjoy when they look at a true work of art. Want to have guests to your home, you stare at your stairs? Then know that the wrought iron railings that go under the hammer of the master-smith - these are the true masterpieces. In addition to individual orders from the blacksmiths, you can buy ready-made forged elements in the market that will be worth much cheaper.
Forged components stair railings: Variants
As is known, the railing on the staircase repeats the shape of stairs. Therefore fences are divided into the same types as the ladder.
What are the protections of ladders:
- For a stairway;
- Winder (winding);
- For ladders with the bend.
Forged stair railings may vary in size, shape, thickness of the metal
The first option, for the stairway - the most widespread on the market stairs. Such fences railings are rectangular, without any turns and spirals.
Zabezhnymi fences are only used in the design of spiral staircases. Repeating form of stairs, modular stairs fence - a spiral rail.
In a separate category are stair rotated. From marching differ only in the fact that in a certain place wrapped at an angle, usually 90 or 180 degrees.
Besides the fact that forging always looks beautiful and aesthetically pleasing, it is also a hot metal processing. Thus, the metal acquires additional physical properties.
Useful properties that acquires metal after forging:
- Metal is more durable and wear-resistant. This is due to the fact that during the plastic deformation of the metal grains are crushed, and then - hardening.
- Mechanical properties of the metal are also aligned after forging. This means that the forged metal is equally strong across its area, it has no "weak" places that are often found in products barefoot.
- And as we have noted above, the metal after forging becomes an artistic product. Experienced Master can make metal in any form, and from individual fence elements make complete composition.
Forged fences for stairs with zabezhnymi steps: review
We should also mention fence helical (spiral) staircase.
The spiral staircase is in itself looks original and often more beautiful than the standard march. But it is possible to decorate even more, turning for help to a good blacksmith. He will issue a suitable ladder ornament fence.
Forged railings look great on any staircase including swivel with zabezhnymi steps
The first phase of stair railings in a modern blacksmithing - its design in 3D-modeling program. If you are familiar with this type of design, you yourself can draft a future stair, and then show the blacksmith and have him work out the details.
And the last stage in the manufacture of stair railings - handrail is cooling the air, came down to the internal stress of steel.
And another advantage of the wrought iron railing in front of wood - a greater variety of possible styles.
Artistic forging can be done in several interior styles:
How to make a forged fence stairs with his hands
Nowadays, few possess the skill of blacksmithing. And from those who have mastered it, only a few are able to create a true masterpiece of the metal piece. But in general are fences for stairs?
Before proceeding to the manufacture of wrought-iron staircase, it should perform a drawing on paper and watch the instructional video
First of all, prepare all the necessary tools:
- Mask welding machine;
- Tape measure, ruler and protractor.
After the sketch is necessary to create a model of future railing. You can take advantage of 3D-modeling programs to do everything thoroughly and quickly, or simply draw a pattern on a piece of paper.
Classic stair railing height is 950 millimeters.
Keep in mind that in this case is extremely important accuracy - error of a few millimeters in the scheme will cost a few degrees of tilt in future product, because of what will have to start all over again.
Sam fences manufacturing process is very interesting: every metal element is necessary to give the desired shape with a hammer. After all, most likely, at home you will not find the forge? Therefore, we will suffer, and with a hammer handle cold metal.
The frame is created by using the welding machine, ready-made elements are mounted after creating it. Collect the fence, carefully following the scheduled drawing. After only remains to complete the final finish and can be installed handrails on the stairs.
How to make an artistic finish wrought fence
After the frame is attached to the remaining parts barriers, time to be taken for artistic decoration.
To make the artistic decoration of wrought fences, you need to have a serious experience, so it is a task best left to the professionals
How to make the fence for stairs:
- The first thing a good propoliruyte finished product, using the grinder;
- Coat the entire article surface a primer layer. The soil will protect the railing against moisture, thus save your ladder against corrosion.
- After the fence can be painted in any desired color. The most popular options are black, white and silver color.
The product can be painted not entirely in one color, but with different accents. For example, the seams can be filled with paint platinum color while the main color of the fence - black.
As his own mount forged fences ladders (video)
Experiment with colors, patterns and shapes! And most importantly, carefully think over the project at the stage of drawing. And then you will not be disappointed in the final result.
Elegant wrought iron railings and stairs (photo options)