The built environment requires some of the highest standards, and for good reason. People's lives are at stake, and its [...]
Everything you need to know about galvanic corrosion — a megapost from Poma Architectural Metals.
We've covered a number of topics related to railing design, but one question that we often see is what's the best railing material? Are there benefits to iron railing, or is aluminum the best for its high corrosion resistance? The short answer, is that aluminum is going to be the lowest maintenance and highest performing option for guardrails. The longer answer is more complicated, and in any selection you make for railing, you'll want to look at more than just the railing material itself.
Spalling is a term used to describe a structural condition for concrete, seen most visibly on the underside of the [...]
Guardrail rust and corrosion can be seen on building guardrails and exterior railing around the world. There are a number [...]