Everyone loves a good balcony on a home. In addition to adding depth to the architecture, balconies can add extra living space to your home. They also have been known to add value to a house. Balconies are great for getting outside early in the morning with a fresh cup of coffee, enjoying some sunshine in the afternoon, or gazing at a sunset in the evening. In order to fully enjoy these activities, however, your balcony should be a pleasant space to spend time in. There are many ways to create a relaxing environment in your balcony, but choosing to include wrought iron elements is our personal favorite. 

Why Add Wrought Iron?

There are many benefits to adding wrought iron elements to your home in general, but especially on your balcony. While there are certainly more than what we have included here, we’ve created a list of some of the most notable reasons you may want to consider upgrading your balcony with some iron additions. 


Wrought iron notoriously adds elegance to anything. Think about wrought iron gates or fences outside of a house, whatever the home looks like behind them, there is already a mood set for elegance and regality. Wrought iron is a great addition to a property if you are wanting to add elements of class in any way. Balconies are no exception.


Wrought iron is an extremely durable material to work with. When it comes to balconies, you want railings and other features to be made with a material you can trust to remain sturdy, even as time goes on. Wrought iron is tried and true, staying resilient for many years, so you can have peace of mind when you and your loved ones enjoy your balcony. 


Another perk of choosing wrought iron for your balcony is the limited maintenance required to keep it nice. Wrought iron is fairly low maintenance, only requiring some light cleaning when dirty, and perhaps a coat of paint if you choose to do so later on. It is known to withstand harsh elements and does not need much repair, making it a perfect outdoor element. 

Ways to Add Wrought Iron

Now that you’ve been convinced to add wrought iron to your balcony, let’s look at some of the ways you can do so! First and foremost, probably the most obvious way to add in some iron, is to use it to create the railings. If you are looking for something other than railings to do, add in some flower boxes, a bench, or anything else you can think of! Wrought iron can be customized in design, so the possibilities are almost endless. 

Are you ready to add some wrought iron to your balcony? Contact our experts today.