Your Corten Steel product will come in its natural state, pre-rusted which has a black
finish. Once it is exposed to the natural elements you will see your piece develop a rusty
protective layer. This process may appear patchy in the early stages, given time it will
eventually cover your entire piece. The time this takes depends on how exposed it is to
the atmosphere and elements.
Corten Steel is known as a weathering steel. The rusty patina forms on the surface of the
material only, forming a protective layer preventing it from rusting further and protecting
your piece from corroding. It is known for its lengthy life and is suitable and ideal for
Please be aware that if placed on pale surfaces such as paving
or external walls, this rust may cause discolouration to your surface.
If you would like more information on how to care for your product
please refer to our website.