advantages of metal railings
Compared with other materials such as PVC and wood glass, metal railings have inherent advantages.
Advantages can be listed as follows.
Small and light parts can be made as needed.
No decay or splitting like the wood track design can be personalised relatively easily.
It can be made of cast or flat products to suit your style and budget. Even in outdoor conditions, they are more durable than wood or PVC --
Coated paint, it becomes durable and can reach a life of more than 25 to 30 years.
No maintenance is required except to wipe with wet clothes. Many metals commonly used in railways are used to make railings.
The commonly used materials are stainless steel: The most commonly used materials for railings are stainless steel.
This is due to its weight-to-strength ratio and the ability to retail gloss for a long time without maintenance and without corrosion.
Stainless steel is very easy and can pass through the strong press without damage.
It brings a modern look to the building wrought iron: Another common material used on the railing is wrought iron.
This material gives the building a look for a while.
The railings made of wrought iron are of high weight.
Maintenance requirements are almost zero.
Apply a proper coat of paint and it will look very new, no further care is required except for cleaning.
If there is damage, it is difficult to weld and must be replaced.
The same design aluminum may not be able to be replaced: light weight, durable, aluminum suitable for straight and square.
Aluminum is low-grade, where the wire is bent, aluminum is usually not the first choice.
Maintenance requirements are the same as stainless steel, aluminum has a long life, brass used to be a material favored by medieval rich and famous people.
This material has lost its position in the railing industry, and now it is rarely used except as a covering for the railing.
The covering is easy to maintain as it needs to be polished frequently to make it look new.
Therefore, of the above four materials, only stainless steel is widely used in modern buildings.