Corten Steel Tower Planters by Adezz
Our impressive Corten Steel Tower Planters by Adezz will be sure to make an impact in your garden. With a tall, metallic presence you’ll get an instant and lasting impression that is sure to impress. In addition to this, you can fill the Tower Planters with tall, elegant plants to accentuate their style. You can also use trailing plants to give a criss-cross of green over the stunning amber Corten. By carefully choosing the placement you can create a unique design feature. For example by using them to flank doorways or line a driveway. With drainage holes and small 15 mm feet as standard, water can easily flow out and away from the base of the planter. In particular, these planters work well in pairs or sets and can easily be used alongside our other Corten Steel Planters.
- Self-Protecting Rust Finish Over Time
- Drainage holes and 15mm feet as standard
- 2mm Thick as Standard (Up to 10mm Bespoke)
- Made From High Quality Corten Steel
- Available in Bespoke Sizes
- WARNING: During the weathering period, run-off can stain adjacent materials
What is Corten Steel?
Created in the United States in 1939, Corten or Weathering Steel is an alloy that forms a natural rust coating over time as it is exposed to the weather. The outer layer rusts forming a protective coating which prevents degradation of the steel inside. Corten Steel is used all over the world. Notably in the UK one of our greatest landmarks, The Angel of the North by Anthony Gormley is made from Corten. Other striking examples include the Chicago Picasso Sculpture and the Museum of Old and New Art in Australia.
How will your Corten Steel weather?
1. In most cases your Corten Steel product will arrive un-rusted. It may have a slight patina or dark oily residue, this is completely normal.
2. As weathering begins, the residue breaks down and the rusty colour will start to appear. During this time, any run-off may stain stone or concrete surfaces.
3. After weathering (around 6-9 months), run-off may still occur but it will be minimal.
What if you want to speed up the weathering?
Fortunately science is on your side with a quick and easy fix. All you need is salty water. Dissolve around 1 teaspoon of salt in about 1 litre of water to get a weak salt solution. Spray or paint the solution evenly over your Corten Steel and that’s it! Repeat this process around 5 times over the period of a couple of weeks and you’ll see the rust developing in no time.
Let Us Help
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When ordering your Corten Steel Tower Planters by Adezz simply click on the different size options and browse through our extensive range of planters on offer. Use the full colour pictures and useful descriptions to help you identify the best planters for your garden. Additionally, if you are looking for a particular planter, or size that is not on the website then give us a call and we will do our best to source it for you, or offer a suitable alternative.
Delivery Information And Costs
Delivery times may vary but generally take around 14 working days. Costs are dependent on the size of the product and therefore the method of delivery. In most cases the delivery cost is £120, this is a customs charge. Pallet deliveries are kerbside only unless a suitable offload area is available.
If you have any questions regarding delivery of your order, please do not hesitate to contact us.