Know How


Artistic metalwork

The delicate art of mastering metal and fire

It is in artistic metalwork that all the metal craftsman’s talents are most clearly expressed. Traditional know-how and modern techniques combine thanks to the delicate artistic intuition of Jean-Charles Rodriguez. He fashions all kinds of metallic embellishments from small utilitarian items to monumental productions: wrought-iron gates, decorative screens, hand rails, safety barriers, small gates, patterns and scrolls…

  • Excellence in hand-crafted expertise
  • "Artisan Métiers d’Art" and "Maître Artisan" labels awarded by the Chamber of Arts and Crafts of the Alpes-Maritimes
  • Creativity, rigorousness and precision
  • Forged creations made-to-measure
  • Technical and æsthetic expertise


Fine metalwork

The elegance of raw materials

Work on metals both ferrous (steel, stainless steel) and non-ferrous (brass, aluminium, copper, bronze…) to create bespoke pieces conforming to specifications from architects, decorators and contractors: safety barriers, hand rails, gates, skylights, staircases, marquises…

  • Locksmith work, ironwork, metal carpentry
  • Maintenance and restoration
  • Decorative elements
  • Monumental structures
  • Unique productions


Furniture & decoration

Ancestral traditions and know-how

La Ferronnerie brings into play its traditional know-how and unique experience of the trade to craft decorative objects and made-to-measure furniture of very high quality. It masterfully meets the most specific demands to perfect both indoor and outdoor fixtures and fittings. The quality of the services proposed enables us to work in collaboration with local artists.

  • Rigorous design and technique
  • Reflection on utility, ergonomics and practicality
  • Unique creation
  • Tables, pedestal tables, chairs, armchairs, consoles, desks, decorative objects, "objets d’art", shelving, bookcases…
  • Objects and furniture of contemporary or traditional design


Stainless steel

Essential in the world of yachting

Backed by experience working with stainless steel and specific requests linked to its seafront location, the Ferronnerie d’Art Jean-Charles Rodriguez, between Nice and Monaco, has developed its know-how about this metal. A department is henceforth exclusively dedicated to this speciality, in order to design all the items made of stainless steel that are indispensable in saline environments.
Portals, safety rails, steps, ladders, ramps, hand rails, technical pieces, stainless steel structures with unpolished, brushed or polimirror finishes in 304L or 316L.

  • Expertise in invisible welding
  • 304L / 316L for food and drink or marine purposes
  • Production of made-to-measure pieces in stainless steel
  • Variety of stainless steel finishes: unpolished, brushed or polimirror