We make custom and personalized branding irons, wrought iron gates and railings plus window guards, sign stands, bow baluster railings, garden trellis units, hooks and brackets made of quality cast iron or steel sourced from the USA.
Our products are great for use in the garage, home or garden as ornamental decorations, or for strong heavy duty commercial needs. Each project or item is handcrafted to strict specifications and quality standards. Hand bent out of high quality steel and welded by experienced artisans. Your personalized brand or custom iron project will be a work of art.
We also make a variety of other unique and unusual iron based products such as our CANNONBALL LINE. Check them out, and email your idea for other custom products. If we like the idea, we will contact you for more information about it. No project is too small.
OUR SERVICE AREA FOR INSTALLAION INCLUDES:
All Southeastern Wisconsin Counties up to Appleton Area
Chicago Area and many Suburbs
Madison and the Dells Area
Other Locations for Special Projects and Restoration work
Repairs and refinishing of damaged or antique metal work rounds out our services. We can bring your old broken antique lamps, tables or whatever, back to like new condition. Or if you prefer a special patina, we can do it right. See our REPAIR page.
We have custom made lots of different items over the years. Many were made for a single purpose or use. Every item that we have produced is still being used, today.
We can provide you with references regarding the quality of our work from many of our clients. Wisconsin Iron Works offers a 100 % satifaction guarantee to our clients.
We also have more detail photos of the products we make. If you want a closer look at one of or products just ask and we will send you some close up images. All of our photos are un-retouched, to show you what our clients get for their money.
Your comments are welcome as well. Please email us with your thoughts and questions. We do not quote prices over the phone becuase everything we make is custom made and there are no set price for an item.
We Custom Make Our Quality Products By Hand
A propane blow torch works well to heat the branding iron red hot in a few minutes. The test burn board is 3/4" Red Oak
We make all of our branding irons on a Hossfeld Bender No 2
This is the state registry of the branding iron we reproduced for the client.
We usually take a approval photo of our more intricate branding iron layouts.
Finished branding iron and test burn board. A hook is includes as well.
CLICK ON IMAGE FOR MORE INFO ON OUR CUSTOM BOXES
Our top of the line custom fire rings can be personalized with a plasma cutter. Standard block letters are included in the cutting cost. If you can supply a CAD file for your logo we can eliminate the re-draw fee. This 48 inch fire ring has 5 inch letters on two sides.
Wisconsin Iron Works can make a square fire ring for your yard or patio. This unit is 48 inches square and has a full welds on all corners.
This 14x48 inch square fire ring has smooth tight corners. It was inserted in the cut out in the patio photo.
A concrete saw was used to prepare the hole for the sqare fire ring. NOTE the bricks tha will allow for the air to draw from the bottom of the pit.
The samples above show 36 inch OD fire rings. The taller ring also has a swing out cooking grate. Lower ring has the plasma cut lettering in 3 inch high characters. Two of the rings have our high temperature coating which resists heat up to 1200 degrees.The ring on the cart is unfinished, raw steel which will surface rust naturally over time.
Wisconsin Iron Works can make table legs and shelves for your vintage or new wood or stone top
This Butcher Block Top table was made with fancy bird cage legs. The client supplied the wooded top and we made the rest of the piece to match exsisting furniture in the house.
SEND US PHOTOS OF YOUR UNIQUE TOP AND WE CAN DESIGN LEGS OR A BASE FOR YOUR PROJECT.
Wisconsin Iron Works
We Make Custom Parts For Wooden Stairways Systems
Watch for more images of this beautiful custom designed staircase system made by the Teodoro Brothers Carpentry in Pleasant Prairie, WI
This 22 inch ring and horse shoe design has a cast metal frog in the center. We can make any kind of yard or fence art you may want.
This large 16 foot wide arched gate is set as a perfect balance swing out split gate. Each half weighs in at about 350 lbs. This view is one of two drive way gates fabricated and installed by Wisconsin Iron works.
This wrought iron bow balcony window guard added security to this Chicago Gold Coast brownstone with fine decorative lines.
This traditional style black pipe rail was installed on this wooden stairs to meet ADA standards at the Pabst Mansion in Milwaukee, WI. Wisconsin Iron Works makes many diffent types of railings for historic homes.
This bow baluster 20 foot railing is finished in oil rubbed bronze color. We are able to install most of our projects any time of the year, with our drill and bolt to concrete mounting plates. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR MORE IMAGES of the project.
This split driveway gate mirrors the rounded top windows of the home.CLICK ON IMAGE FOR MORE PHOTOS
Our custom fire bowl stand is a real eye catcher when in use. Charcoal or wood chips create a golden light source.
This 36" fire ring has a extra large cooking grate for potatoes or corn. The grate can be move to four positions on the lip. This custom unit was very expensive.
Added to our heavy duty fire pit ring line, is this 18 inch square swing out cooking grate. This all solid steel unit can be made up in any size you want. and will last for the life of the fire ring. It can be set to different heights with a slip pin. So simple you will love how well it works. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR MORE INFO
The 48 inch fire pit ring is painted with flat black high temp paint that also resists rust. The smaller 36 inch ring is unpainted and will have a removable grate made for it
In order to test the quality of our fire rings, we buried this 36 inch x 14 inch solid steel unit for over 10 years.More than half of it was in wet soil. The top half was subjected to high temp fires of well over 900 degrees. The ring after the 10 years is still not rusted through. It only hase dirt and surface rust. That is how good our fire rings are.
Our new and improved log roller to use with your new fire pit ring made by Wisconsin Iron Works
This spear and scroll solid steel, wrought iron railing is part of a large install for this home's front porch. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR MORE IMAGES OF RAILING.
This portion of an art deco railing was sand blasted, refinished and modified to current building code. CLICK ON PHOTO TO SEE A WEB GALLERY . It shows the whole process once it gets to our shop.
This 1920"s railing and window guard were rebuilt anf brought up to current building codes. The original structure required replacing all parts that were rusted through.
We test every paint and powder coating we use on some of our display samples which are outside in all kinds of weather
The tired front door to a beautiful Milwaukee area home was in need of major refinishing after 26 years in the elements. The entire door was dismantled and rebuilt with new larger glass and this custom decorative iron insert. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR MORE INFO AND PICTURES
This custom designed door insert was laser cut from 1/4 inch steel and assembled in a frame.
Wrought iron wall mounted railing fits the home style
This townhouse in Oak Brook, Illinois was upgraded with new stone and railings made by Wisconsin Iron Works. A wall mounted railing mirrored the stair railing.
This ornate wrought iron vine design lends itself to a very nice brick wall topper, while adding to the safety and security of the landing. The color is dark hammered bronze metallic.
Wrought iron horse shoe style railing finished in oil rubbed bronze
See our modern and other railing insert design options.
This solid steel ring designed railing is an elegant addition to this new bluestone stair installation.
This bird cage/basket design railing uses the mount plate pictured below.
We use an all steel decorative mounting plate for many of out railing installations. The plate is secured with 4" concrete bolts.
This C Scroll design was an upgraded replacement for a badly rusted railing
This fist shaped volute end cap is finished in our most popular color- Oil Rubbed Bronze, Metallic.
This short four foot railing features a claw/ball end cap and our premium top molded hand rail.
This railing was modified on site when an extension of the right unit was added. No damage was done to any of the surrounding area and the extension made the previous installation, safer. Below is a photo of the original railing before the extension was added.
This beautiful custom wrought iron railing set makes these new bluestone steps safe to use. The railing was part of a front walk and stoop remodeling project for a classic home in Hinsdale, Illinois
These Commercial Grade Security Bars use in-line and off-set mount tabs for different window styles
Our custom made scroll sign holders are fitted with a ring or tab of your choice. These scrolls are hand forged and hammered.
This is one of our larger 36" sign holder. Many options are available for mounting and hanging your next sign.
Custom sign holder uses hand made curls for the vintage look. CLICK ON PHOTO FOR MORE INFO.
This wrought iron hand hammered stock was used to make a holder for ceramic title numbers.
This split double gate as viewed from inside of a courtyard uses our vine design blended with some modern touches. See more info on our gate web page. CLICK PHOTO TO GO.
This antique Gate half was unable to stand on its own. A set of scrolls and some flat stock help make a stand for the old gate unit
This spear topped driveway gate can swing either way without need for a stop block
Click on photo to see more on this simple pipe railing for a garden steps area.
This is one of our creative trophies that are made from old car parts. The chevy bow tie cutout is used with permission
NEW Laser Cut Letters and Designs cut from steel plate up to 1/2 inch thick. Click on photo for more information and samples
See our Commercial Railing Styles. Click on photo.
Our Scroll and Vine insert is a popular design for any custom railing. CLICK on photo to see more designs.
Modern design of this porch column provides support with style. Click on photo for more info.
Click on the fancy trellis photo for more info and images
Bow Baluster Balcony Railing Installed on Stone Wall
Window Guard Custom Elements - Click photo to see more
We make all kinds of custom parts and brackets. Click photo for more info.
Our Branding Irons make great gifts!
One or our latest projects is this decorative railing for a second story porch.
This is just one element that you can incorporate into your next railing or gate project. We can order a pre-made piece or custom make one for you. We have hundreds of designs to look at. See other photos of our work as projects are finished. We are also adding new project pages as needed.
This small 10 degree curved gate was designed to fit a short block wall . The gate swings in either direction and locks with a spring bar. Tha latch is at lower left.
A simple spring latch holds this gate securely closed
Stop back often to check out our new products and creations. We will add photos of new items as we make them.
We are supporting a great opportunity to educate and encourage our friends and neighbor to start helping other Americans keep or get a good job. Spend $5 out of your weekly budget on USA made products instead of those made overseas and you will see a turn-a-round in the US economy sooner than later. All of the products made by Wisconsin Iron Works are custom, hand made right here in Wisconsin. We use American made steel to fabricate our quality railings, gates, window guards and our many other creations. Please look for the MADE IN USA on the items you buy. Help America Help Itself.