If you are looking to buy a steel fence for your business, you should consider a galvanized steel fence. There are several ways to prevent rust on the metal that can have an impact on the longevity of your fence. However, keep in mind that not all rust prevention methods provide quality products. Therefore, you should pay close attention to details and choose the right method.
Types of Rust Prevention
There are typically three different types of rust prevention methods used on steel fences. Among these methods, the primer paint method is the worst of all. In this method, you typically apply aerosol via a paint nozzle or can, and the coverage is usually not uniform. Another technique is e-coating, where you dip the fence pieces in an organic, water-soluble, paint-like fluid. The third method is hot-dip galvanization, which is by far the best method of rust prevention. This method protects from atmospheric, water, and soil corrosion.
How A Galvanized Steel Fence Is Created
This process of creating a galvanized steel fence involves 80% preparation and 20% coating. You take the metal and dip it in a bath of molten zinc, which enables the zinc to permeate the metal piece. Moreover, galvanization also requires that you clean the metal and adequately prepare it for adhesion.
Better Coverage Against Corrosion
Since you apply the zinc coating of galvanization more thickly, there is less chance of scratches reaching the bare metal and allowing rust to form. This process ensures that you are coating your steel fences inside and out to stand strong against corrosion.
Galvanized steel fences are high quality and cost-effective as well. Even if you are paying more for galvanization as opposed to alternative methods of coating, it is still cost-effective. As a result, your galvanized steel fence will last longer and doesn’t require constant care.
Less Maintenance For A Galvanized Steel Fence
Galvanizing offers complete coverage, sealing the steel fence and stopping corrosion for good. Since there will be no corrosion, you don’t need to worry about unnecessary maintenance. Moreover, you will achieve long-term durability at a relatively low environmental burden.
At MFR, we have a team of highly-skilled, experienced engineers and architects who promise high-quality products. Our galvanized steel fences are unsurpassed in beauty, durability, and quality. Whether you are looking for security or aesthetics, MFR fences are the right choice for you. Contact us to get started on your steel fence.