Introducing Pro Side Clamps

Pro Side Clamp, Cross Section View, by AS Hanging Display Systems

We are very excited to introduce the newest members of our extensive hardware fittings product line – Pro Side Clamps. Pro Side Clamps are used to suspend rigid panels and display surfaces in a vertical orientation to create a hanging display system. Each of these clamps is compatible with any of our cables and cords. This results in a wall display that avoids direct fastening to the wall while allowing for endless resetting of the display itself. The main benefit … Read more >

Casso® Display Rail Hangs Children’s Art in Schools Beautifully

Casso® Display Rail makes a perfect children’s art display.

Children take great pride when their artwork is displayed at school. The art brightens up the walls and adds cheer to the environment. It makes parents feel proud of their little one’s abilities to see their artistic creativity being shared with others. Unfortunately, with bulletin bars typically found in schools, this artwork can be quickly damaged as soon as it goes on display. Staples, thumbtacks, and sharps used to hang the pictures to the cork rail bulletin bars put holes … Read more >

Library Pocket Display System Creates Boardless® Bulletin Board

Boardless® Bulletin Board creates a perfect display.

What do you use when you have a visual message, or many messages, to post for public consumption? Answer: a bulletin board. But while you need the flexibility to change these messages frequently you also need to maintain visual order. Now the answer is not so certain. Add the extra challenge of placing the visual display in a high traffic and very public space, meaning sharps such as thumbtacks and pushpins should be avoided, and now a common bulletin board … Read more >

Introducing Display Reveal – Not Your Standard Wall Track

Display Reveal with P-End Cable and P-End Rod.

We are very excited to “reveal” a new product we’re offering to the architect and design community – Display Reveal. This product enters AS Hanging Display Systems into the interior wall reveal market. What is a “Reveal”? Reveals are used to create the illusion of a floating wall surface, and more frequently designed into tall spaces to scale a wall to human proportions, or in other instances these are used to introduce a design element. This is particularly a common design … Read more >

How to Creatively Use a Bulletin Bar

Casso® Display Rail in schools

Over the past couple of years we’ve shared various articles showcasing Casso® Display Rail. Each of these posts shares a unique product application, however there are still some misconceptions that Casso Display Rail has a single function with a single approach. This couldn’t be farther from the truth. So we decided to prepare a compilation to broaden the perceptions about this product. Here are some examples of its wide variety of uses. Casso Display Rail in the Workplace Does your … Read more >

The Footprintless® Easel Takes No Stand

Footprintless Easel by AS Hanging Systems

Standard Display and Presentation Easels Don’t Stand a Chance. Don’t you just hate it when you’re trying to make a presentation and instead of your easel working as your partner, it becomes the center of attention? You need your presentation to be about the “what”, not the “how”. You know what I mean, right? The clumsiness of the easel. Standard office easels are typically tripod-shaped with three legs that use up a large chunk of floor space. Now add a meeting table, … Read more >

Acrylic Pockets Create Perfect Restaurant Menu Displays

Bistro Menu Display by AS Hanging Systems.

Show off what you offer in a clean and presentable manner – that’s what it’s really all about, right … especially in the restaurant business? You want to let your customers, potential customers, even the casual undecided passers-by, see the delicious choices you’ve got. Entice and bring them through that front door. This is usually accomplished by displaying your menu in a window display or menu case of your establishment. Create an inviting and professional presentation of your menu, daily … Read more >

Cork Rail Fail

Cork Rail Fail

by Dave Veilleux, VP Business Development – Currently “Cork Rail” is the de facto standard product on which school designers rely for hanging children’s art, displaying students’ work, mounting wall posters, for use as map rails, and posting staff notifications. But there are multiple reasons to reconsider this type of art rail. Cork Rail Fasteners  First and foremost, we must address the safety factor. Cork rail requires sharp objects, such as thumb tacks, push pins, and staples, to be used … Read more >

Introducing Two-Sided Panel Display Hooks and Hanging Hardware

Panel Hook, Wide, Two-Sided 1, ashanging.com

A year ago, on March 25, 2013 we made an entry here on our blog titled, “How to Hang Panel Substrate”. In that article we introduced a few new additions to our Panel Hook family of products. Specifically we introduced the H3006, Panel Hook, Wide. This was also accompanied by the announcement of a spring clip that could be added to either of the Panel Hooks. This clip front-loads panels in the Panel Hook and towards the viewer so the presentation … Read more >

Ideal Picture Hanging Hook Earns Patent

ashanging.com mini hook 3

AS Hanging Systems received notice from the US Patent and Trademark Office that the recently redesigned Mini Hook has achieved a patent on its design. This is the third major version of the diminutive cable hanging hook. Mini Hook, Swivel The earlier version of this hook introduced the popular swivel feature that allows the body to rotate within the formed wire hook portion of the assembly. This is a great convenience feature that allows for left and right-handed use, which is … Read more >