Energy Efficient Steel Awnings for Home or Office

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Energy-efficient steel awnings

Want a steel or metal awning for your garage or front door? Something that looks awesome and will keep the heat out of the home?

Window awnings can reduce solar heat gain in the summer by up to 65% on south-facing windows and 77% on west-facing windows. You can use an […]

Steel Staircases For Apartment Complexes In Austin Can Be Made From Scratch Or Built To Your Liking

Exterior Commercial Metal Staircase Austin TX

Truthfully, it doesn’t matter if you are a small building owner – i.e. a 4 plex in Texas, a large 5 story, 200 + unit apartment complex, or even a small house with a staircase in need of repair. The facts remain the same: safety and structural integrity of your staircase is a top priority!


New Client Project - Spiral Staircase in Lago Vista Texas!

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We routinely get phone calls from luxury home builders, residential home owners and commercial developers for all types of steel staircases. One of the types which we have specialized in for over 50 years are our Spiral Staircases…

As mentioned, we fabricate and construct these Spiral Staicases routinely…see below for a recent job completed in […]

Truss Plates, Base Plates, Embed Plates and Other Specialty Plates

Embed plate for Spanish Oaks Subdivision in Austin TX

Gonzales Iron Works is committed to providing our clients what they need – and when they need it!

A large luxury homebuilder came to us regarding a home that they were constructing in the Spanish Oaks of Austin, Texas. They needed an EXACT and very specific style of embed plate (concrete bracket- a large one) […]

Add a Great New Look To Your Home or Office with a Steel Carport

Metal Awning Carport

Carport made by Gonzales Iron Works

If you’re looking for a way to spruce up your home or office, a steel carport is something to think about.

It can add a great new look to your home or office. A steel carport in Austin, Texas makes sense in many ways.

It’s important […]

Installing Metal Awnings for Austin Home or Office Buildings

Awning for Office building

Spring is just around the corner. That means that you are going to want to spend a lot more time outside. Have you thought about the possibility of installing metal awnings on your Austin home or office? If not, now’s the time to decide if it’s the right decision for you. Below are some of […]

Hundreds of Fencing Options, So which one should you choose?

Iron Fence

Installing a fence at your Austin based home or business is something that you won’t regret.

There are so many reasons to have a fence. For example, fences can add a certain look and beauty to a property. They also protect your property from thieves and vandalism, while at the same time creating a safe […]

Embed Plates, Structural Steel Base Plates, Column Plates and Decorative Truss Brackets

Structural steel base plates, decorative steel truss brackets, steel truss plates and embed plates

Embed plate for wooden posts

Gonzales Iron Works fabricates custom embed plates for concrete companies, foundation companies, homebuilders and general contractors.

Are you pouring a slab? Do you need anchor bolts, embed plates, truss plates or even a decorative truss bracket or base plate that will add some additional curb appeal to your property?


Repairs Solution for Welding Needs


Metal Repair and Custom Welding

Homeowners, property managers, apartment complex managers and HOA associations all have one thing in common – they are constantly making repairs. Most steel related items last longer than their wood or plastic counterparts, but nonetheless, they too will eventually be in need of repair.

Gonzales Iron Works has the […]

Handrails and Guardrails Post


Wrought-iron handrail

Handrails, guardrails and other ADA required rails are an essential component for any builder or developer of homes, apartment complexes, industrial warehouses and all other types of real estate.

Often times it is difficult to know exactly how high your guardrail needs to be in order to meet code as well as […]