wrought iron copper range hood frame

How a Copper Range Hood is Made?

A question how copper range hoods are made pops up regularly when we are discussing with our clients custom work. In general, all Rustica House copper range hoods are made of wrought iron base covered with hammered or smooth metal. It can be copper, zinc or iron as well as tin. It means there are…

handmade black iron decorations

Black Iron Decorations

Black iron can be used in many places around the house. Down in the Southern USA along Mexican border whee there is a great influence of Spanish heritage the iron is used for handmade kitchen, living room and bathroom accessories. Often, a dining tabletop is made of copper or zinc supported by black iron table…

Wrought Iron Wall Decorations

It is a beautiful example of wrought iron wall decorations handcrafted in Texas style. An iron frame with some ornaments including Texas star were first hand forged and then made it rusted. Most likely, this wall iron decor creator used acid and water to accelerate oxidation process making it quite rustic. Usually, iron after the…

forged iron interior illumination

Forged Iron Illumination Fixtures

Forged iron lamps and chandeliers are great for rustic interior illumination while converting a room into Spanish style hacienda. Some designs include a lot of elements and others are simple. Making a basic chandelier out of hand forged iron doesn’t mean it is going automatically loose its colonial hacienda character. Rustic forged iron illumination fixtures…

hacienda forged iron lighting

Hacienda Style Lighting

Forged iron was used by Spanish in Europe long before their arrival to Americas. Once they did they introduced hacienda style while building their colonial residences, churches and public office buildings. Forged iron lights including wall sconces, ceiling chandeliers and table lamps were big part of the style which was based too the large degree…

black iron door hardware

Black Iron Door Hardware

Want to add rustic character to the room right at the door? Consider installing on them black iron hardware. Knockers and knobs are excellent items for converting an ordinary to hacienda style door. Black iron hardware comes in many shapes and sizes It was used in Mexico right from the beginning of the Spanish conquest…

forged iron table bases

Forged Iron Table Bases

Why don’t you order custom made forged iron table bases online? We can use an image of any design you like to replicate. Table base price is defined by amount of iron needed for its custom production. Taking under consideration the table stand dimensions and complexity of the style the cost can be calculated precisely.…

hacienda style foged iron from Mexico

Hacienda Style Forged Iron

Forged iron window guards can be beautiful as well as provide good security to your home at the same time. In order to make them a part of hacienda architectural design the window guards will require more effort both economic and labor wise.  Also, a gauge of forged iron should be high enough to provide…

colonial style forged iron table bases

Forged Iron Table Base

Simple style made of three legs supporting two rings joining them together is all about this forged iron table base. Who said the design needs to be complicated full of decorative ornaments to be beautiful? This colonial style forged iron base demonstrates that a few pieces of metal bent in certain artisan way can make…

forged iron decor

Forged Iron Fencing

Forged iron can be used for many different projects for inside and outside home improvement projects. One of the applications is creating beautiful forged iron fences. They are produced at Rustica House facility as made to order right from scratch. That includes designing the style taking into account house location, neighborhood and architecture. Iron fencing…