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What Is Metal Sintering?

Sintering is so central to the process of creating great quality metal mesh, that we actually include it as part of our name. What does it mean to sinter metal, and how does the process of sintering create strong metal mesh that you can use for everything from keeping out bugs to protecting property and […]

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Can Your Big Dog Escape Your Screen Door?

Big dogs are…well, big. They can do some pretty hefty damage to your home even if they’re just trying to be playful. Take your screen door for instance. Most screen doors are made out of a very light screen fabric, meant to shield your home from bugs, not hold up to a 100-pound dog leaping […]

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Love Cooking but Hate the Splatter?

Cooking is a great and fulfilling (not to mention, tasty) hobby, but it can get messy. It’s easy to fill your sink with dirty bowls, cutting boards, and dishes, but one of the most annoying parts of cooking is all the stove splatter. If you like to cook with olive oil or vegetable oil, then […]

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Want to Dry Out Herbs? Make Your Own Drying Rack

One of the beautiful things about starting an herb garden is that you can grow herbs just about anywhere, from a traditional garden bed in your back yard to a potting garden on your patio or along your kitchen window. You can even try a hydroponic herb garden. Fresh herbs, like basil and thyme, can […]

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What Could Be Crawling Through Your Ventilation Pipes?

Critters like raccoons, squirrels, and even possums can be incredibly industrious when they want to get into a place. They have been known to scale fences, dig under gates, and even crawl into ventilation pipes searching for warmth, shelter, and food. The thought of having a raccoon or possum suddenly scurry out of a ventilation […]

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How to Stay Safe During Tick Season

It’s vacation season in the U.S., which also happens to coincide with tick season. According to the Centers for Disease Control, ticks are the most active from May to August. If you plan on camping, hiking, or even just doing yard work on a forested property, it’s important for you to take proper precautions. That’s […]

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Wire Mesh with Alloys

Adding alloys to a metal will change the character of that metal, making it useful in different ways. For example, an alloy can make a metal stronger or more resistant to weather or even more flexible. At Lawrence Sintered Metals, we can help you determine if adding alloys to our stainless steel mesh products will […]

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Boundless Art with Metal Mesh Wire

Anything can be art, whether that means paint on a canvas or fluttering fabrics twisting in the wind. Anyone with a vision can also be an artist. You don’t have to paint like da Vinci, carve like Michelangelo, or design something like Notre Dame to be worthy. In fact, plenty of the most fascinating pieces […]

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