Finally, diamonds we can all afford…

Due to popular demand, House of Forgings is pleased to present two new profiles to compliment our Aalto Collection, diamonds! We now offer these affordable tubular balusters in three of our most stylish powder coated finishes: Satin Black, Ash Grey and Dorado Gold.  Whether your preferred style is Modern, Contemporary, Transitional or Traditional these classy [...]

November 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Black Friday Savings Start Early!

Save on all Satin Black Iron Balusters, Newels, Shoes and Handrail brackets now until the end of the month! Save 17% off on our most popular finish for a limited time only. Use reference code BLACKFRIDAY to receive 17% off on orders. *** Excludes any previous special pricing ***

November 17th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Square Stabilizer Newels offer Safety & Style

Our new square stabilizer newels offer extra support where you need it with the style to match. Designed for use with our blank newels and box newels they offer an alternative to the standard round lathed newel typically used with traditional wood newels. Great for use with modern, contemporary and craftsman style staircases we now [...]

September 28th, 2016|Blog|

Pro Tip: DIY chop saw jig makes cutting balusters a breeze

Using a metal chop saw to cut metal balusters can pose certain challenges depending on your setup. This week we highlight one installer's solution: a simple and effective jig using discarded material. This setup is designed for total portability and flexibility on job sites, reducing time needed to cut large numbers of metal balusters while [...]

September 28th, 2016|Blog|

Wentworth Collection – Now in Stock – Stair Artist Design Tool

Now in stock, Wentworth Collection square balusters and newel! These hand-crafted 5/8" rustic hammered balusters and 1" newel feature unique forged details to bring rustic modern influence to any staircase! Order your samples today. Now in stock: Newel: HF 1.1.23 Plain Bar: HF 3.2.1 Triple Collar/Rivet: HF 3.2.2 Available Powder Coated Finishes: Satin Black, Oil [...]

August 17th, 2016|Blog|

New Rustic-Modern/Industrial Stair Options via the Wentworth Collection

If you have tuned into HGTV lately, the terms Rustic-Modern and Industrial are seemingly familiar. The marrying together of sleek modern hardware with reclaimed or rustic components. Over the course of several months, these Design Styles have grown to new heights in popularity. This week we'll discuss the defining elements of this style and how [...]

August 9th, 2016|Blog|

Introducing Wentworth Collection – Coming this month!

House of Forgings would like to introduce our latest collection of balusters inspired by old world English design. Wentworth Collection is an ode to an era of simple craftsmanship and metalsmithing, with hand forged designs combining a look of function and style. The collection is available in our most popular powder coated finishes & patinas. [...]

August 2nd, 2016|Blog|

Stair Anatomy Guide

Our updated stair anatomy guide is a great tool to help you navigate the many components and parts involved in a typical staircase and balcony. Use this handy visual reference as a sales tool when explaining components to your customers or as a training tool for new employees. The full four page guide features: Stair [...]

July 27th, 2016|Blog|

Video How-To Guides – Stair Artist Design Tool & Stair Design Booklet

In this video we will walk you through using our stair artist tool on http://houseofforgings.net/ Stair Artist Design Tool: http://houseofforgings.net/stair-artist We will begin covering a broad range of stair related topics in our new Video Guide Series on our site and YouTube channel. View the first of the series here with short video guides to [...]

July 12th, 2016|Blog|

Iron Baluster Finish & Patina Inspiration Boards

Get inspired with these interior designer style inspiration boards highlighting all of our Finishes & Patinas. When choosing the your iron baluster finishes consider your hardware, lighting, furniture, paint color and the overall tone of your interior.

July 6th, 2016|Blog|
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