Restoration of a large verandah in suburban Melbourne. This video will give some insight on how to proceed with the installation. The installation of these powdercoated  cast aluminium Clover Lacework and matching Gardenia corners was by done by Melbourne based  lacework and balustrade installer Avondale Steel Fabrication. This was part of the renovation of a large …

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Cast iron balustrade.Cast Iron Lacework.Cast Iron Verandah Posts.These are just some of the cast iron architectural products found on heritage properties. Verandahs on heritage properties are easily restored with the many iron lacework, aluminium lacework and lace balustrade products on the market today. Its interesting to note the attitude towards aluminium replicas of lacework or …

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Boston fern appeared in the late 1880’s and early 1890’s. It was seen predominantly in and around Melbourne, it was one of many designs featuring the Australian ferns in particular the tree fern, as it is seen in the Fishfern design. The Birdsville design illustrates the sulphur crested cockatoo, this design originated around 1880 in …

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