Spring into a Home Makeover in 2016

Add a pop of color with cushions.

There’s no time like spring to reflect on your environment and how it can be improved. With the passing of winter, many of us are anxious for a new beginning. Your home’s interior design and organization can affect everything in your life—your mood, your well-being, even your relationships. Beautifying your home with a home makeover can provide you with a much-needed pick-me-up and could even help you accomplish a lingering New Year’s resolution. That being said, good interior design is … Read more >

Displaying Children’s Artwork Without Sharps, Tape, or Magnets

Casso Display Rail hangs childrens art 10, ashanging.com

“Ugh!” Is that your first thought when your little one creates a masterpiece for you, beaming with bright eyes and a smile stretching from ear to ear, while you’re secretly thinking, “Great! Where am I going to display this work of art?” You want to show your little ones how proud you are of their creativity. You want to encourage that undaunted expression of innocence and freedom. But where in the heck will this masterpiece go? Your fridge is covered. … 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 >

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 >

FF&E Hospitality Planning Tools for the Trade

AS Hanging Display Systems Casso Display Rail organizes interior finishes at FF&E concept room.

Imagine the process of evaluating an almost unlimited number of fabrics, textures, colors, floor coverings, window treatments, bed furnishings, soft goods, accessories, wall coverings, art and more. Now imagine the challenge of synthesizing these nearly limitless options into a cohesive interior space plan for some of the most sophisticated clients in the Hospitality market. Then keep all this interactively organized throughout a dynamic pitch session during which your plan is presented, reviewed, revised and ultimately agreed upon. This is the … 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 >

How to Hang Children’s Art

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Because of this blog and my involvement with it, I frequently perform web searches on all sorts of topics related to hanging all sorts of things. In a recent search, art display rods, I came across a host of photos that revealed to me what can only be viewed as “trending”. Here are a few examples. Hey, these are cute. They are certainly creative. But if you’re going out and buying hardware to hang children’s art, why not set yourself … Read more >

Casso® Display Rail Receives Registered Trademark Status

Casso® Display Rail by AS Hanging Systems

We are proud to announce that our trademark “Casso” has been granted official registered trademark status by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). Casso Display Rail is a cleverly designed rail that allows for paper and mat board up to 2mm (1/16th inch) in thickness to be displayed simply by slipping them into the slot at the bottom of the rail. With its unique design of no internal rollers, stapled documents will not become jammed. There will never be torn … Read more >

How to Hang Your Little One’s Artwork Without Creating a Cluttered Look

Hanging Children’s Art Using Casso Display Rail by AS Hanging Systems

Little ones love to create art masterpieces and especially love it when Mom or Dad choose to display it proudly. We’ve all been there though … one masterpiece is quickly overcome by another brilliant show of creativity. We’d keep each and every one of these colorful and imaginative bursts, but for two main points of contention. Hanging them and changing them frequently. A recent article by Houzz contributor, Alison Hodgson, shows how she beautifully displays her children’s drawings, paintings, and … Read more >