For the past 10 years Martin Pierce Hardware has been casting his sculptural door hardware utilizing the timeless yet labor intensive lost wax method. He is involved in the design process from begin to finish starting with his personal highly detailed sketch that becomes a carved wax mold that accepts the molten metal to eventually kind a functional piece of hardware.
His exclusive and exquisite collections variety from the original and iconic Hedgerow line to the contemporary Ergo and Morphic collections to the unexpected whimsical creations discovered in the Animal and Netsuke line.
Two metals are most usually utilised in the casting of these products. Bronze is normally utilised for classic, nature inspired and organic themes and stainless steel is used for far more contemporary styles. Even though much more expensive than the common “off the rack” hardware, they cast employing the hiqhest high quality silicon bronze and 304 stainless steel, the most tough steel obtainable.
All of their merchandise are proudly produced here in the Los Angeles area but they perform with clientele from all more than the world. With a concern for the atmosphere, they take care to keep their production approach as eco- friendly as attainable through the use of recycled metals, for instance.
Every and each and every item in the Martin Pierce Hardware Collection is a piece of functional art. From a single entry door set to an exquisite bespoke design and style for hospitality and corporate customers, this hardware is specific to satisfy even the most discerning client. Products consist of door knobs and levers, drawer and cabinet pulls, door and window bolts and even a collection of room necessities like robe hooks, soap dishes, tissue holders and towel bars.
Designers will not want to overlook other things that add that all crucial character and style detail like the woodpecker door knocker, shiny brass frog pull or the selection of beautifully crafted floral designs.
All of these items can be viewed on their site at www.martinpierce.com or call to talk about a custom order for your special project.