CACCIOLA IRON WORKS

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Top 3 Metal Fence Design Trends for 2023 image
Whether you’re looking to add a bit of extra security to your property or just want to spruce up your landscaping, a metal fence is a great option. However, with so many different designs and styles available, it can be hard to know where to start.  That’s why we’ve put together a list of the...
The 5 Fundamental Metalworking Processes image
There is probably no industry people operate in that does not involve some sort of machinery or pieces of equipment made of metal. Metals are vital and they come in different shapes and forms – as important raw materials, incredibly useful infrastructures, decorative interior elements, and even as complex medical instruments like the scalpel. Without...
Blacksmiths of the Future | Where Is the Iron Forging Craft Headed? image
Over 3 millennia have passed since the Hittites first began forging iron, forever changing the course of our civilization. With the march of time, we’ve learned and adapted new ways of extracting and transforming harsh metals into valuable industrial products.  Although the craft of blacksmiths has long been left relatively untouched by modern technologies, things...
Ironworks of New York – The Architectural Heritage of American Ironwork Craftsmen image
Iron has a rudimentary role in the construction of our civilization but we rarely think of its significance. We live in buildings, use products, and take advantage of transportation services, created with the help of iron, not realizing what a breakthrough the smelting process once was or how the invention and later development of melting...
Wrought Iron vs Cast Iron: The Clash of the Metal Alloys image
In the metal forging industry, craftsmen often compare the qualities of the two most commonly used metal alloys – wrought iron and cast iron. The conversation even goes as far as pitting one against the other in terms of which one is better.  If you’ve been wondering which material is better for your home renovation...
Fleur-de-lis. The Myth Behind the Most Recognizable Iron Ornament image
  The poetic fleur-de-lis, or flower of lily, as the term translates to English, is a distinctive decorative symbol in a wide range of art forms – from paintings, iron decorations, clothing and textiles, and even tattoos. It is a sign of sophistication and purity and has once been an important sigil of nobility throughout...
The Most Influential Ironmasters of History image
3 Ironmasters Who Transformed the Iron Forging Craft Central to society and our industrial development, the role of the ironsmith in our civilization’s history was as important as the discoveries of the printing press, electricity, and computers.  The ironsmith was a figure with many faces. He was cherished for his work and sometimes feared for...
6 Historic Metal Railings Designs image
Metal railings are synonymous with their durability and security features. They provide long-lasting use and require minimal maintenance. Wrought iron railings, in particular, have become a symbol of ornamental mastery, and a subject of artistic expression and luxury. Today interior and exterior railings still carry their centuries-old elegance and invoke admiration for both their ever-green...
5 Stunning Iron Interior Railing Designs for 2022 image
A home’s interior railing is a statement decor piece that immediately draws attention. When created by a true master of the craft, it can complete the interior of your home and seamlessly blend its practical function into an artful centerpiece.  Serving the double purpose of ensuring the safe ascend and descend from one floor to...
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