From commercial security gates to residential decorative gates, each gate we fabricate is custom and to your specific needs.

  • Steel and wrought iron gates
  • Design, fabrication, fnstallation
  • Decorative and industrial
  • Commercial entrance gates
  • Residential drive gates
  • Pool gates (and fences)
Metal Gates in Franklin, TN
Trailer Repair Franklin

Trailer Repair

Your work trailers take a beating. We know, we’ve seen them. You’ll appreciate our approach to getting you back on the road.

  • Horse trailers, landscape trailers, utility trailers
  • Welding repairs (fenders, gates, ramps, etc)
  • Custom modifications (tool box installation, equipment racks, ramps)
  • Brake lights, wiring, harnesses
  • Axle replacements
  • Jacks, couplers, hubs, etc

Bus and Truck Hitches

With modern wiring and design, buses and trucks present unusual challenges for adding hitches. We can certainly help you.

  • Brake controls
  • Hitch installation
  • King pin installation
  • Winch installation

Custom Metal Fabrication

Metal can be used for a number of needs across a number of industries. If you have a rough idea or sketch, we can help design your project to meet your specific criteria. We’ve built delivery boxes, paint assembly line carts, chimney caps, firewood racks…you name it. We’re here to help.

We are often asked to do projects that simply don’t fit our capabilities or setup. Here is a list we hope might be helpful.
  • We don’t repair furniture (eg. bar stools, chairs, tables, etc)
  • We don’t repair anything that holds or floats in water or liquid (eg. tanks, kettles, boats, etc)
  • We don’t repair decorative metal items (eg. yard art, sculptures, etc)
  • We don’t repair mailboxes, gates or handrails
  • We don’t repair cars (frames, components, etc)

Why Choose Prather Metalworks

We’re a locally owned and operated metal fabrication shop in Franklin, Tennessee.

If you’re looking for handrails, heavy equipment repair or structural steel then we’re a great choice for you. We also provide other services such as trailer repair, gate fabrication and installation as well as other metal repair and fabrication services.

Is quality and communication important to you? It is to us as well. Let us know how we can serve you. We look forward to hearing from you. 

Custom Metal Railing for Interior

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