Question: How are your products painted and doesn’t iron typically rust?
Answer: Each F&C Professional Aluminum Railings, Corp. product line is protected by specially engineered formulas specific to each individual product line to resist effects of weathering. To bring you the strongest and most durable railing system and coatings on the market, F&C Professional Aluminum Railings, Corp. products are coated with powder coating process that is loaded with UV inhibitors and antibacterial inhibitors. All products are backed by a warranty against manufacturers defects. For more information regarding the warranty on the product, you are interested contact us.
Question: Are permits needed?
Answer: Many municipalities have various regulations. These regulations change from town to town. Most of the time permits are not needed to replace an existing part. However, is it always best to inquire with your local town in regards to their local codes. In the case of new installations, permits may be needed, it’s always best is a town residents checks as it is always the responsibly of the homeowner.
Question: Can you produce custom made aluminum and iron products, such as aluminum and iron gates, aluminum and iron door, or aluminum and iron fence, etc.?
Answer: Yes! F&C Professional Aluminum Railings, Corp. is the largest aluminum and iron producer in Plainfield, NJ. We, we can produce many other custom made aluminum and iron products according to our customers’ designs. So please send us your designs or samples and your reference quantity, so that we can evaluate the possibility to produce it here.
Question: Does F&C Professional Aluminum Railings, Corp. sell to the public from a retail perspective?
Answer: F&C Professional Aluminum Railings, Corp. sells almost entirely through our sales force and authorized builders and distributors. Our distributors are located regionally throughout the Tri-state area and service a large number of retails shops, lumberyards, and hardware stores that can service the needs of the individual or contractor.
Question: Can you protect customer special designs?
Answer: If you need us to protect your special designs, please let us know in advance. We have about 1000 special aluminum and iron designs, which are not shown on our catalog because we promise to give our customers special protection.
Question: Do your railing panels come in the same finishes as the railing balusters?
Answer: F&C Professional Aluminum Railings, Corp. is available in Black, White, and Almond. For any finishes beyond the standard offerings, F&C Professional Aluminum Railings, Corp. offers a Custom Color Program that will allow the customer to have panels custom powder coated to one of our custom color finishes. This would be a special order.
Question: How do I find my local retailer or distributor?
Answer: To find your local retailer give our office a call and we can direct you one in your area. You may also contact a sales team member at (toll-free) 1.877.25. Rails or contact for information on how to get in touch with a local supplier. F&C Professional services New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Maryland areas.
Question: What is F&C Professional Aluminum Railings, Corp. installation procedure?
Answer: After an initial consultation, we will schedule an installation time that fits perfectly within your schedule. Once at your home, we take every necessary step to ensure an efficient, timely, and professional installation. F&C Professional Aluminum Railings, Corp. remains family owned and operated, utilizing only our experienced installation staff.
Question: How do I care/maintain my Railing?
Answer: F&C Professional Aluminum Railings, Corp. railing is virtually maintenance free! However, we recommend wiping it with a clean and damp cloth from time to time. Can use light car wax to help protect against the elements.
Question: What forms of payment do you accept?
Answer: We accept Visa, Master Card, American Express, Discover, check or money orders (made payable to F&C Professional Aluminum Railings, Corp.)
Question: What are aluminum and iron?
Answer: The word “wrought” comes from the verb “work”, aluminum and iron mean “worked iron” or in other word “forged iron”. Historically blacksmiths using traditional techniques like hammers and anvils to make high end ‘Decorative aluminum and ironwork’ have worked aluminum and iron. Today we use plasma cutters, torches, special welders, presses, hammers, jigs and have many safety precautions to protect our staff.
Question: What are some of the planning factors to consider before installing fencing?
Answer: Before installing any fencing, a property map, survey, or blueprint should be obtained to verify accurate property lines. New fence posts should be set at least 6 inches or more (depends on your municipality) within your property lines to ensure against encroaching on adjacent property. You should also contact your city/town building department for any requirements or restrictions that must be followed, or check with your homeowner’s association (if applicable) for deed restrictions.
Question: Can F&C Professional Aluminum Railings, Corp. recommend the right type of fencing that will look great in my yard and landscape setting?
Answer: Yes. For over 38 years, we have provided durable fencing and railing products. Our knowledge of the local landscape gives us an advantage when installing a new fence. Each type of fencing that we offer (aluminum, iron, and aluminum and iron) has various features that make them ideal for certain situations and landscape settings.
Question: Is my deposit refundable should I change my mind?
Answer: Yes, You have up to 24 hours from the sale date and time. (Also Depends If materials were purchased to do the work then we can refund you)
Question: Are your sizes accurate?
Answer: Since we come out to measure. Many of our aluminum and iron components are hand-forged, all our sizes in the catalog are just for your reference, there might be a slight difference from piece to piece. If you need one item truly sized, please let us know, we can cut them to your accurate sizes at your charge.
Question: What is F&C Professional Aluminum Railings, Corp. design procedure for iron railings?
Answer: Our company works with you, the homeowner, to establish which styles you prefer. Then, after an assessment of your home’s current style, our design staff creates a matching piece ready and our installation department calls you to a setup installation date. Your level of involvement in the design process is entirely optional. Your total satisfaction with the completed work is our goal.
Question: What material do you use to make these gates?
Answer: We use heavy-gauge steel. All gates are powder coated with the highest quality industrial powder coating paint. The gates require only minimal care to last for years to come.
Question: How does the design process work?
Answer: You can have any gate style (framework-with dimensions shown or close to it) with any general theme you would like for the listed price.
Because we have years of design experience we know what will work as a silhouette visually and structurally, we will design the art using indigenous animal and plant life, specific to your local. The art will be faxed or emailed to you to scale. If you want a logo or brand included please supply us with the best copy you can at the first so we can take everything into consideration.
Question: Are custom iron railings offered in different colors?
Answer: Absolutely, custom colors are available by special order. basic colors are included. Coloring may depend on your home’s current style and color scheme. We utilize the powder coating method of metal painting, with numerous colors and finishes available.
Question: What are the main purposes of residential or commercial gates?
Answer: F&C Professional Aluminum Railings, Corp. is one of the leading custom gate specialists in New Jersey. Gates add privacy, security, decorative and property value to homes and businesses. There are many custom gate options, colors, styles, and sizes to choose from for entry gates, driveway gates, garden gates, and more. aluminum and iron gates are one of our specialties.