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Mr Chins House

Shipping All Over the World

After many years of supplying cast iron vents and drainage gratings it will come as no surprise to hear we ship all over the world.  One of our more remote deliveries has to be to Mr Chins House in Borneo, Malaysia. It was an order we especially remember because Mr Chin sent us a link […]

Cast iron used for bridges, steps and walkways

Cast Iron for Steps, Bridges and Walkways

Cast iron has been used for centuries in properties for ventilation and drainage but it’s original use would have undoubtedly been in castles as covers for wells and as walkways and bridges. In more modern times, Georgians and Victorians used cast iron grilles along pavements to allow light through to the basement below and as bridges over […]