Featured Residential Projects

Cheney Metals specializes in handcrafted architectural and ornamental metal work collaborating with architects, designers, homeowners, landscape architects, contractors. 

While their primary focus is metalwork, their 30 years experience as general contractors gives them an understanding of how best to incorporate their work within the total project scope and facilitates their interaction with other professional designers and tradespeople.

 Cheney Metals is a licensed general contractor with additional speciality licenses (B C51 C54).

Monte Sereno, CA

Monte Sereno Vineyard 
Ornamental Ironwork

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Entrance to Monte Sereno Residence and Vineyard

Forged Steel Railing

Forged top rail and CNC machined newell post in blackened steel and wax finish.

Los Altos, CA

Los Altos Residence
Forged and Fabricated Bronze 

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Bronze Deck Railings

Bronze Entryway Railing

Carmel, CA

Carmel Residence
Forged and Formed Bronze

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Carmel Residence Entry

Entryway view showing door with ornamental bronze hinges and ceramic water fountain with bronze armature.

Bronze Fire Pit with Dragon Motif

Bronze armature for ceramic fire pit. Dragons created using applique, fold forming, and traditional forging techniques

Aptos, CA

Aptos Residence
Fabricated Steel and Stainless Steel

Steel Frames for Triform Panel

Detail of Steel Frame

Stainless Steel Deck Railing

Exterior stainless steel cable deck railing painted black.

Palo Alto, CA

Stanford University Residence
Forged Stainless Steel

Path Handrail

Forged stainless steel handrail.

Garden Handrail

Soquel, CA

Soquel Residence
Forged and Fabricated Steel and Copper

Steel Fireplace

Fireplace design inspired by traditional Oriental bell.

Sliding Steel and Copper Gate

The copper panel is a example of their work in chasing and repousse and the design is an interpretation of the owner's oriental ceramic plate.