Many homes nowadays have some type of gates or fencing surrounding them. While there are a number of options available such as vinyl, wood, and aluminum, when it comes to material for your fencing and gates, wrought iron is considered the best among all the choices.


Security is the primary concern of homeowners and when it comes to gates and fencing, wrought iron is the perfect material to provide security to your property. Having a sturdy wrought iron fence around your property acts as a deterrent to intruders. You can also use automatic openers on wrought iron gates for enhanced security and convenience.

Ease of Maintenance

Although the initial cost of wrought iron fencing and gate installation is relatively higher than other materials, the low maintenance costs make this material a preferred choice of many property owners. Wrought iron requires very little maintenance. If there is any minor damage to any part of the gate or fence, you can easily fix it without replacing it.

Adds Elegance and Value

In addition to offering peace of mind and security, wrought iron also adds elegance and value to your property. No other material can give your property the same level of elegance as is offered by wrought iron. It is known as one of the most versatile and cost effective materials for gates and fencing.


Wrought iron is more durable and long-lasting than any other type of fencing material. A fence or gate made up of wrought iron is not only durable against day-to-day wear and tear but is also capable of withstanding unexpected damage such as vehicle accidents or harsh weather. Because of its durability and elegance, this material is one of the most popular choices for fencing.

Lots of Design Options

Wrought iron comes in a variety of shapes and designs, so you have a freedom to choose the one that best suits your property’s theme and style. There are plenty of design options available, as well as the ability to have a design custom made, both for gates and fences.

Wrought iron gates and fencing is definitely a good choice if you are looking for something that can give your home a high level of security, elegance, and privacy.

You’ll never regret the decision to

buy from Classic Iron Works!

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, we have a showroom in Downtown Birmingham, AL where we have been located for almost 30 years.  Our address is 3724 First Avenue North, Birmingham, AL 35222.

Classic Iron Works has been in business as a Birmingham fixture for almost 30 years.  Our reputation, quality products, and customer service are second to none!

We supply a variety of products and services for both residential and commercial projects including: Castle-type entry iron doors; custom interior and exterior handrails; steel security doors, burglar bars, and AC cages; gates (both walkthrough and vehicular); fencing; mailboxes and traffic signage; and services related to each of these.

No, we not only work with wrought iron, we also work extensively with steel and aluminum depending on the application of your project.

The answer to this will depend heavily on the type of project you have.  Typical projects can be completed and installed in 3-4 weeks.  Larger or more intricately detailed work may take a little longer.

We accept cash, checks, and all major credit cards.  We do require a 50% deposit upfront with the balance due upon completion.

Yes, we are a fully licensed, bonded, and insured company.

Please contact us.  A representative will contact you shortly, and as always, all of our estimates are free of charge!