Online Metal Ltd, based in Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, is celebrating a remarkable milestone, having just supplied its 10,000th order. It was placed by Chris Broom, who purchased stylish and durable Corten steel. To mark the occasion, BMO presented him with a £100 Amazon gift card. The team celebrated their hard work with Read More
Are you a fan of making lists and keeping notes on a board to help as a friendly reminder for completing tasks? Then chances are you would love a magnetic galvanised steel board. Magnetic boards can be used in a variety of ways – either as a notice board or teaching board. Instead of buying
Metal is undoubtedly the most versatile and timeless material. The medium allows for endless possibilities and continues to deliver some of the most amazing sculptures. We love how sculptors use various metals, so we prepared our subjective list of top 5 metal sculptures in 2018 from Instagram. From small metal pieces to giant site specific
The world is full of amazing elements – strong, versatile, radioactive – but none of them indestructible like Wonder Woman’s bracelets or Wolverine’s claws. We searched for the most special materials from pop culture and created an alternative periodic table. Do you need something powerful, that can accumulate knowledge, or is extremely strong but light
The countdown to Christmas can be made even more exciting with some festive crafting. Adding a magical, joyful touch to your home has never been easier – the Internet is full of inspiration and ideas. Just for you, we’ve chosen the best DIY metal Christmas decorations for you to try creating or simply purchasing. Upcycled Read More
When it comes to gardening, the devil is in the detail. Untidy, bushy lawn edges can be a real nightmare and destroy all of the hard work you put into your garden design. Although many DIY edging ideas can be appealing – such as using old bottles or worn-out tyres –the end result can tend
An interview with North East businesswoman, Sara Halman Thompson, founder of BuyMetalOnline. What inspired you to move to the metal industry? What was your path to become the BMO director? Our family business is sheet metal. My father, Eddie Halman, founded his company, Amerex Ltd, on the day I was born on the 25th
With spring just around the corner, it’s a great time to give your garden some love. Feed your plants, invest in some new planters, plant vegetables, and clean out ponds – your garden will thank you for it. This checklist will help you design a garden you’ll fall in love with all over again. 1.
Did you know that there are over 3,500 different grades of steel? According to the World Steel Association, each of them has unique physical, chemical, and environmental properties. It is not surprising that steel is one of the most popular and recycled materials on our planet. There are some uses of steel, however, that can
Whether you are seeking inspiration for DIY and crafts or just a little art escapism — we have collected the best Instagram accounts of metal sculptors to follow in 2018. You can find everything to do with metal from them: from huge, breath-taking modern installations to adorable tiny pieces inspired by nature. Ready to double-tap?