3 Ways to Incorporate a Wrought Iron Gate Into Your Home’s Design

Wrought iron is a strong, timeless material and has been used in architectural design and décor for centuries.  Wrought iron adds beauty and value to your property in a way that no other material possibly can.  But, possibly one of the biggest advantages is that wrought iron adds immense security because of its strength.  Wrought iron is not easily weathered, damaged or knocked over so you have the peace of mind that you can keep the things inside that you want to (children, pets, etc.), and keep the things outside that you want to (unknown persons, animals, etc.)  Unlike wood or vinyl fences or gates, there is very little maintenance needed to keep your wrought iron looking great.  Additionally, you can achieve any architectural design style or aesthetic that you want with a custom wrought iron gate and its beauty and unique style will accent your home’s architectural design.  There are many ways to incorporate an eye-catching wrought iron gate into your home’s architecture.  Below are 3 ways that you can use a wrought iron gate in your home to add beauty and value.

3 Ways to Incorporate a Wrought Iron Gate Into Your Home’s Design

  1. Driveway
  • There are few things more elegant and impressive than a gated entry your driveway. You will wow your guests with the beauty and style of a wrought iron gated entry to your driveway. But, perhaps even better than impressing people, it will add a tremendous amount of security to your home.  With a wrought iron driveway gate you will have complete control over who you allow onto your property and who you do not.
  1. Front Entry
    • A small or large wrought iron gate can be used to set the tone for the entry to your home. As your guests walk up a path to your front door they will pass through elegantly adorned wrought iron gates before coming to your front door.  Additionally, a wrought iron gate makes a great addition to a home’s front courtyard entry.
  2. Garden Entry
    • A peaceful garden can be a wonderful, secluded place to experience nature. If you have a lovely garden that is in an enclosed portion of your landscape, consider creating an entryway to your garden that will not only set the tone but make the experience even more beautiful.  A wrought iron gate is a wonderful hardscape element to incorporate into your garden so that your landscape has the perfect balance of both softscape and hardscape.