Welcome to McLean Forge and Welding.

Established in 1984, Boulder’s oldest and most experienced welding shop has been locally owned and operated by Barrie McLean for over 30 years. Often referred to as the “Iron Man”, Barrie and his team specialize in custom artistic metal work and steel fabrication and repair.

Hand forged and fit to perfection

This elegant Boulder home has one of our most unique handrails.  Powder coated in an antique bronze, the color compliments the beauty of the natural rock siding, and the design accommodates the unique entryway stairs.

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Curved Exterior Handrails

This West Boulder home features handrails that were fabricated and curved to match the slope of the stone stairs and beautiful landscaping.  (more…)

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New construction exterior cable railing system

This new home construction in the foothills west of Boulder features the subtle and understated “functional art” of our cable railing system.  Keeping the theme modern and contemporary,

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Classically simple cable railing with handrail

New home construction in South Boulder sports the clean and classic yet modern look indicative of a cable railing system. (more…)

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Old World French Scroll with matching handrail

A classic old style French scroll design compliments this historic Longmont, Colorado home perfectly.   (more…)

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